Alexandria provides unique support to small businesses through a variety of systems and programs that enable them to thrive. As Alexandria Small Business Appreciation month comes to a close, we want to ensure that existing and potential small business owners know about the substantial resources and programs offered by the City of Alexandria and various local organizations.
Our staff can assist prospective and existing business owners in finding resources and services to start up, locate, develop, and grow. We can provide guidance on using a variety of federal, state, and private-sector programs, as well as navigating business licensing and registration requirements for the City of Alexandria.
This report covers office, retail, and residential activity as of June 2015. Featured articles include an overview of small area planning efforts, The Rise of Boutique Office, and Maker Space: The New Age of Manufacturing Entrepreneurship. The spotlight feature for this report is TSA Relocates to Alexandria.