I would like to take this opportunity to thank everyone who attended today’s award ceremony on behalf of our Summer Youth Initiative’s “Beautification Team.” I am so thankful to experience the support from my coworkers.
Over the past few months, as the redevelopment of the Andrew Adkins project has progressed, questions have been raised by community groups and residents regarding ARHA’s approach to financing the project and the potential displacement of ARHA residents from Alexandria. In remarks printed in the July 20 issue of the Alexandria Gazette Packet, CEO Roy Priest made the following clarifying comments which are posted here on the website for all to see.
ARHA On The Move
In the issue:
ROY PRIEST TO STEP DOWN AS CEO OF ARHA
The Alexandria Redevelopment & Housing Authority (ARHA) Board of Commissioners announced today that Roy Priest, CEO, for the past nine years, has decided to step down from his position, effective the middle of FY 2017. This will complete his fifty year career in the housing and community economic development field....