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Announcing the 2021-2022 RiverRenew Stakeholder Advisory Group

River Boring Activities Expected to Begin Soon

April 8, 2019

RiverRenew will be collecting soil samples in the Potomac River over the next several weeks.

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Have You Seen Our E-Newsletter?

March 14, 2019

Introducing The River Renewer – RiverRenew’s e-newsletter! Read the first edition and sign up to receive email updates. 

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Unveiling NEW Names for the RiverRenew Tunnel System!

February 20, 2019

RiverRenew and the City of Alexandria are excited to reveal the selected names for the two major components of the tunnel system.

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Map showing tunnels in Alexandria

Naming the Tunnels

February 1, 2019

RiverRenew and the City of Alexandria are currently selecting names for Tunnel 1 and Tunnel 2 from a short list of community submissions.

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RiverRenew Stakeholder Advisory Group

January 30, 2019

Alexandria Renew Enterprises and the City of Alexandria are proud to announce the establishment of the RiverRenew Stakeholder Advisory Group.

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Sound Level Studies

January 25, 2019

RiverRenew will be conducting sound level studies throughout Alexandria over the next few months.

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Testing Our Diversion Facilities

November 30, 2018

RiverRenew is working with the University of Iowa to model and test the diversion facilities that will capture flows from Alexandria’s combined sewer outfalls.

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Call for Artists: AlexRenew Public Art Residency

October 25, 2018

AlexRenew is seeking an artist for its first Public Art Residency with the City of Alexandria.

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Environmental Assessment Public Scoping Information

October 25, 2018

Download the discussion boards and learn more about the Environmental Assessment process.

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Contractors and Engineers: RSVP for our Industry Outreach Event

September 18, 2018

Engineers and contractors are invited to learn more about RiverRenew on November 13, 2018.

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Robinson Terminal North Demolished

The Alexandria Times

Your Views: The Changing Scene Around West's Point Park

The Alexandria Times

RiverRenew Tunnel Project Aims to Bring Cleaner Waterways To Alexandria

WDVM

What's Next for Robinson Terminal North?

ALX NOW

Traylor-Shea to Design and Build RiverRenew Tunnel System

Tunnels & Tunneling

Combined Sewer Outfall Remediation Project Advances

The Alexandria Times

AlexRenew Awards $454 Million Contract for RiverRenew Project

The Zebra

AlexRenew Partners with Traylor-Shea to Deliver RiverRenew Tunnel System Project

Tunnel Business Magazine

RiverRenew Project Moves Forward with New Contract

ALX NOW

AlexRenew to Deconstruct Robinson Terminal North

Alexandria Living Magazine

A New Sewage Intake System 12 Stories Below Ground is Set to be Built in Alexandria

WJLA (ABC-7)

Utility Rate Increase Cut Down as Alexandria Residents Reel from COVID-19

ALX NOW

AlexRenew Reduces Rate Increase Due To Pandemic

Old Town Patch

Alexandria Sewer Utility Reduces Planned Rate Increase Due to Coronavirus

The Washington Post

Mysterious Lead Cache Found by Waterfront

The Alexandria Times

Combined Sewer Remediation

The Council Connection

From Sewage Dump To Beach: Washington’s Rivers May Be Safe To Swim Within 5 Years

WAMU 88.5

RiverRenew Pushes Forward with 2025 Deadline

Alexandria Gazette Packet

Locations picked for Alexandria sewage tunnels

WTOP News

Environmental Study Shows Impact Of Alexandria's Sewer System Fix

Old Town Patch

Alexandria’s New Sewer Plan Assessment Released for Public Review

The Zebra

Environmental Assessment for RiverRenew Released for Public Review

Your Views: We’re all investors in Alexandria’s waterways

Alexandria Times

Opinion: Commentary: Investing in Clean Waterways and Public Health

Alexandria Gazette Packet

Virginia General Assembly approves funding for combined sewer outfall remediation

Alexandria Times

City of Alexandria and AlexRenew Announce State Funding for Combined Sewer Outfall Remediation

City of Alexandria

Project to Keep Sewage Out Of Potomac Gets Funding From Virginia

WAMU 88.5

State likely to provide $25 million to massive Alexandria sewer project

The Washington Post

Alexandria tunneling its way out of sewage overflow problems

Bay Journal

After Decades Of Polluting Potomac, Alexandria Plans New Sewage Tunnel

WAMU 88.5

Alexandria’s Combined Sewer System Remediation Plan Gets a New Name

AlexRenew names outfalls remediation effort, plans community meetings

The Alexandria Times

AlexRenew promotes clean waterways

LocalDVM.com

Virginia regulators approve Alexandria sewer repair plan

The Washington Post

Alexandria takes a major step to remediate its sewer system to promote healthier waterways

AlexandriaNews.org

Alexandria sewage tunnel plan approved

WTOP News

DEQ signs off on city’s outfalls remediation plan
Alexandria Times

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USA Today

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