The newly renovated Windmill Hill Park in Old Town Alexandria, Virginia (501 S. Union St.) has re-opened to the public with a new natural shoreline.
On Saturday, June 2, the Department of Transportation and Environmental Services participated in the Chesapeake Bay Foundation’s 30th annual Clean the Bay Day, which served as the Chesapeake Bay Awareness Week kickoff event in Alexandria, Virginia.
The Potomac River in Alexandria, Virginia is heading over flood stage due to all the rain that we’ve received this past weekend. Associated Potomac River tributaries in Alexandria are not quite yet in flood stages due to the recent rain.
The Virginia Department of Game and Inland Fisheries (DGIF) would like to advise recreational boaters to use extreme caution this weekend and into next week as unstable weather systems are leading to flash flooding in many areas.
The National Weather Service has issued a Special Marine Warning for the Potomac River area in Alexandria, Virginia and its associated tributaries tonight (Tuesday, May 15) until 9:45 PM.