Alexandria enacts new fence rules
Building a fence in Alexandria will soon require some extra steps.
At its meeting Tuesday night, the Alexandria City Council approved a new ordinance to regulate fences.
The purpose: To prevent fences that would be a hazard to the public or an unreasonable interference with the use and enjoyment of neighboring property.
It’s also designed to ensure that fences are compatible with existing uses and other zoning regulations.
Some highlights of the new ordinance:
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