Alexandria, VA Closed About 3 years

Mayor, Vice Mayor, City Council

I was surprised to learn of multiple proposals by City Council to raise the meal tax to off-set the affordable housing funding. It’s an incredibly short-sighted and punitive idea. Rather than levy a tax on restaurants (small businesses) and their customers, Council should instead work towards budget cutting, while also requiring more of developers (affordable inventory and financially). They are building massive amounts of inventory al [Description has been truncated. The full description might be available when requesting only information about this request.]