First District News

Wednesday, May 27 Town Hall Meeting

The 1st District Town Hall meeting is scheduled for Wednesday, May 27 from 6:00-7:30 pm at Albert Hill Middle School (3400 Patterson Avenue - map). This meeting takes place a day later than normal due to the Memorial Day holiday, which bumps our regular 4th Monday Council Meeting toTuesday, May 26th. Have a safe and fun Memorial Day! We had originally [...]

Richmond council adopts budget with boost for schools, cut for vacant jobs

Posted: Friday, May 15, 2015 5:46 pm By GRAHAM MOOMAW Richmond Times-Dispatch The Richmond City Council adopted a budget Friday that provides an additional $9 million for school operations and boosts compensation for police and firefighters, despite warnings from Mayor Dwight C. Jones that the council’s changes could drain resources from other important areas. With virtually [...]