City of Alexandria Purchases Polk Avenue Property for Use as Open Space

City of Alexandria Purchases Polk Avenue Property for Use as Open Space

Alexandria, VA – January 08, 2012 – (RealEstateRama) — On December 11, 2012 City Council authorized City Manager Rashad M. Young to contract for the acquisition of the property at 5325 Polk Ave. for $1.9 million. The City’s purchase of this 2.34 acre property used the $1.5 million provided by the Department of Defense to mitigate loss of open space in the West End, as well as $0.4 million in City Open Space funds. The Beauregard Rezoning Advisory Group recommended the acquisition of this site in October 2012 after reviewing 8 sites in the City’s west End which had been nominated by City residents

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