ALEXANDRIA, Va. (WUSA9) -- The mayor of Alexandria Mayor released a statement Thursday after the Virginia Supreme Court ruled for the Old Dominion Boat Club in the regarding Wales Alley. The court ruled that the boat club has a vested easement over Wales Alley and ordered the case remanded to the Circuit Court.
In a statement for the city, Mayor William D. Euille wrote, "We are disappointed by this ruling, but we accept it. However, this does not affect our implementation of the adopted Waterfront Small Area Plan. I look forward to our November 19 special meeting and public hearing to discuss implementation of the Plan at the foot of King Street."