Department of Project Implementation

The Department of Project Implementation (DPI) was created in 2013 to provide improved focus on the City’s growing portfolio of complex capital infrastructure projects while shortening the delivery timetable of these projects through the application of best-practice project management methods.

Page updated on Nov 17, 2021 at 3:58 PM

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About DPI

The Department of Project Implementation is responsible for the implementation of capital infrastructure projects, as well as coordinating and planning complex, multi-departmental projects such as the Waterfront Small Area Plan Implementation. Projects include transportation drainage, sanitary sewer improvements, flood mitigation and park design.


Learn more about DPI's individual projects as they advance through the design process.


Information about DPI's individual active construction projects, including the status, location, construction schedule, community meetings, and related links.


The City of Alexandria (City), with the Washington Metropolitan Area Transit Authority (WMATA), proposes to build the 46,922-square foot Potomac Yard Metrorail Station (PYMS) in northeast Alexandria.


The Waterfront Plan, approved by the City Council in January 2012, is a 20-30 year vision for the area extending from Third Street (Tidelock Park) on the north to Wolfe Street (Shipyard/Harborside Park) on the south. 


Learn more about Department of Project Implementation completed projects such as the Cameron Run Weir Repair, City Marina Dredging, Charles Barrett Elementary School, and more.