Alexandria, Va.’s Landmark Mall closes January 31, 2017 taking with it several stores and a Chik-fil-A.
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New traffic signals make it safer for pedestrians – USA Today The HAWK (High intensity Activated crossWalK) traffic signal on Van Dorn Street near my condo was featured the story linked above. HAWK signals are getting more common now, but the one near me was the first on the East Coast. HAWK signals originated in
ALEXANDRIA, Va. — I was contacted by a traffic engineer in Utah and asked if I could offer my thoughts of the HAWK signal near my condo. I said, “sure, but I’ll blog about it.” My observations are based on unscientific anecdotal evidence. Most of them occurred around 6:45 a.m. and 5:00 p.m. When it
In a few hours, Alexandria is having an open house to discuss new signage in the city. The purpose of the open house is to share progress on the citywide sign program and solicit input from residents regarding refinement of the designs. Members of the design team, the stakeholder advisory group, and city staff will