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Announcing the 2021-2022 RiverRenew Stakeholder Advisory Group

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West Street Temporary Lane Closures

August 30, 2018

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be installing equipment within manholes along West Street to monitor flows in the sewer system.

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Duke Street temporary lane closures

August 10, 2018

Over the next few weeks, we’ll be conducting site surveys along Duke Street to determine the depth and location of existing utilities below ground.

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Boring process underway in Alexandria

July 18, 2018

To help us understand the subsurface soil profile for the design of the infrastructure improvements, we also need to collect soil samples at select locations within the City of Alexandria.

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We’re conducting site surveys in your neighborhood

July 10, 2018

We’re currently conducting site surveys in three main areas of Alexandria, near Oronoco Bay Park, South Royal Street (near Jones Point Park), and along Duke Street at the intersection of Daingerfield Road.

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Wet weather program takes a major step to remediate Alexandria’s sewer system to promote healthier waterways

July 2, 2018

We’re excited to announce that Alexandria’s Long Term Control Plan Update outlining an approach to remediate Alexandria’s combined sewer system has been accepted by the Virginia Department of Environmental Quality.

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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

Wet Weather Program Featured in State-By-State News
USA Today

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