Planning and Zoning
The Department of Planning and Zoning works closely with communities to carry out the City Council's priorities, fostering amenity-rich, service-oriented and equity-balanced neighborhoods; protecting historic and cultural resources; and supporting diverse and creative businesses. Visit our "About Planning and Zoning" page to learn more about the Department's vision and planning values.
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Zoning for Housing/Housing for All
Continuation of Zoning for Housing work begun in 2020
Alexandria West Planning
This community planning process is from Fall 2022 through Summer 2024.
Old Town North PRGS Redevelopment
Planning for the redevelopment of the former power plan site.
Outdoor Retail and Business Opportunities
Business outdoor programs and other resources.
Land Use Services page
Alexandria's Permitting & Land Use System (APEX) makes it easier for customers to apply and obtain permits and approvals electronically.
Get started with APEX!
Department of Planning & Zoning
City Hall, 301 King Street, Room 2100
Alexandria, VA 22314