Alexandria, VA Closed Over 3 years

Mayor, Vice Mayor, City Council

Regarding the 1% City of Alexandria meals tax, I urge that the additional fee be limited to formula restaurants (similar definition as used nationally). That would benefit independent local restaurants, the city, which needs the money, and affordable housing (if the fee is not directed to the general fund). Limiting the fee to formula restaurants will also improve our business climate. As to the tax itself, the issue is not whether [Description has been truncated. The full description might be available when requesting only information about this request.]