The Supreme Court announced last week that it will hear a case challenging how Maryland draws Congressional district lines. Will the highest court in the country rule that Maryland’s admittedly partisan gerrymandering is unconstitutional?
The question of whether or not to establish a business improvement district (BID) in Old Town, Alexandria, was answered last week when City Manager Mark Jinks announced that the city no longer considered it a feasible option. We explore why he made that decision and why the BID proposal was so contentious among city officials, business leaders and community members.
- Alexa Epitropoulos Managing editor and reporter for the Alexandria Times, @alexaraewrites.
- Mark Jinks City Manager, Alexandria, Va.
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