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When plans for a new Walgreen's in Alexandria were approved three years ago, the developers had something else in mind as well - 11 luxury, tri-level townhouses behind the store at 10th Avenue and Fillmore Street.


Walgreen's was built but nothing became of the townhouses.

Because of that, the Alexandria City Council voted on September 13 to decertify the housing portion of the tax increment financing (TIF) district that had been approved in 2007.

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