First District News

Video of July 28 Town Hall Meeting

2015 July 28 – Jon Baliles’ First District Townhall Meeting – Albert Hill Middle School -  [0:12] POLICE CHIEF ALFRED DURHAM Mr. Baliles opened the meeting by introducing Police Chief Alfred Durham, who has been in the position for 5 months. Chief Durham explained his philosophy on community policing and policies he has implemented, encouraged [...]

Joint statement from Councilmen Baliles and Samuels, co-patrons of the resolution to advance a Request for Qualifications for the City-owned Boulevard property

“Because we support improving health care for children in our region, we are amending and continuing our Boulevard development Request for Qualifications (RFQ) resolution until the December Council meeting. The Commonwealth of Virginia requires that all new hospitals apply for a Certificate of Public Need, therefore we will be able to evaluate the important details [...]

New Recycling Carts Delivered This Week

The Department of Public Works has been distributing the new 95 gallon recycling carts throughout the 1st District this week that will bring some changes to recycling collection starting the week of July 20th. The new carts will be collected at the same place you put your supercan for trash collection and the collection schedule [...]