The November 2016 1st District E-newsletter is now available online with news about the 1st District Council and School Board races, reminders about packages on porches and holiday safety tips, the holiday toy drive, wonderful Christmas and holiday events around the district and the city, an appeal from Animal Care & Control, several development updates around the district, a major savings for the city on utility bonds, leaf collection underway, plus other updates and goings-on including our schools’ roundup and other public safety news and other items of interest.
I had a great time Saturday, August 1 with Major Steve Drew and officers from theRichmond Police Department helping out in the Badges for Baseball program that teaches the kids about the game and the value of teamwork! It was my first time out on a baseball diamond in a long time!! Thanks to the Boys & [...]
2015 July 28 – Jon Baliles’ First District Townhall Meeting – Albert Hill Middle School – Richmond, Virginia Albert Hill Middle School at 3400 Patterson Avenue on Tuesday, July 28, 2015 from 6 – 7:30 PM. [0:12] POLICE CHIEF ALFRED DURHAM Mr. Baliles opened the meeting by introducing Police Chief Alfred Durham, who has been [...]
Below are my remarks from the June 8, 2015 Council meeting regarding the Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for the Boulevard site development, which easily includes the possibility of a Children’s Hospital. As we have learned in the last month with the withdrawal of the VCU and Bon Setcours Health System from that project, the hurdles [...]