City of Alexandria, VA
Official Announcements for the City of Alexandria: August 1 –August 7, 2009
For Immediate Release: July 31, 2009
Thursday, August 6 – Informational Meeting on Open Space Properties
The Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Collection site located at 3600 Wheeler Avenue will be closed Saturday, August 8 and Monday, August 10. The Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Collection site and the Recycling Drop-Off center will be temporarily relocated to 3540 Wheeler Avenue. Following the relocation, the Household Hazardous Waste and Electronics Recycling Collection site will continue to operate Monday and Saturday (expect holidays) from 7:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. and the Recycling Drop-Off center will continue to operate 24 hours a day. For more information visit: www.alexandriava.gov/solidwaste
Alexandria Marketing Fund Accepting Applications
Applications are now being accepted for the Alexandria Marketing Fund, a program administered by the Alexandria Marketing Committee. The program is designed to foster projects that enhance the long-range marketing priorities of the City; increase awareness, while expanding the quality, of Alexandria’s diverse retail, dining, hospitality, cultural attractions and other businesses; promote Alexandria to specific target audiences, including residents and visitors; and to generate additional business sales and tax revenues in Alexandria. The deadline for applications is August 17. For more information or to apply, visit alexandriava.gov/marketingfund.