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Date Issued Title
2016-06-24 Richmond, VA Wins First Place for Climate Protection Efforts
2016-08-02 Public Invited to Forum on Downriver Improvements to Lehigh Terraces Area
2016-10-28 City to Kick-Off Church Hill North Revitalization
2016-11-09 Richmond Mayor Dwight C. Jones, Monroe Park Conservancy, VCU and major donors break ground on $6 million Monroe Park renovation
2016-11-30 T. Tyler Potterfield Memorial Bridge to Officially Open Friday
2016-12-13 City Encourages Hazard Mitigation Planning
2017-01-12 Public Input Sought on Richmond’s Draft Transit Network Plan
2017-02-17 City of Richmond wins Virginia Green Travel Leader Award
2016-06-07 U.S. Department of the Interior Selects Richmond as Priority City to Connect Youth to the Great Outdoors
2016-06-07 City to Announce Proposed Site Locations for Richmond Bikeshare
2016-05-17 Zoning Application Made for New Grocery Store in East End Food Desert
2016-05-16 City’s Office of Minority Business Development Convenes Empowerment 2016 Forum
2016-05-16 City Schedules E-Cycle Day
2016-04-26 Mayor Jones, Flying Squirrels, and VCU Lay Out Path to New Ballpark Near Boulevard
2016-04-18 Earth Day Community Cleanups
2016-04-06 Richmond Designated “Tree City USA” for 25th Consecutive Year
2016-04-05 Public Input Sought on Richmond’s Transit Choices
2016-04-04 Sustainability Accomplishments from the UCI Worlds Highlighted
2016-04-04 City Celebrates Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service
2016-03-11 City Implements Energy and Cost Saving Measure at City Hall Entrance
2016-02-08 Bus Rapid Transit (BRT) Project Approved
2016-01-12 Community Invited to Review Final Plan of 17th Street Farmers’ Market Transformation
2016-01-11 SeeClickFix Names Richmond as #3 Fixer City for 2015
2016-01-04 Grand Opening of Huguenot High Community Center
2015-12-23 City to Hold Fifth Annual Christmas Tree Recycling Event
2015-11-24 City Announces 2015 Affordable Housing Trust Fund Awards
2015-11-19 Intermediate Terminal Project Plans Advance
2015-11-16 RVA Reads Committed to Improving Childhood Literacy
2015-11-10 Floyd Avenue Bike Boulevard Construction to Begin
2015-11-06 City Announces Sustainability Success of Worlds
2015-09-15 Contract Awarded To Build T. Tyler Potterfield Memorial Bridge Across James River
2015-09-14 City Recognized with Governor’s Technology Award
2015-09-04 City to Officially Open Bike Lanes Crossing Manchester Bridge and Detail Citywide Bike Infrastructure Improvements
2015-08-24 First Official Plug-in at First DC Fast Electric Vehicle Charging Station and Tesla Supercharger in Richmond
2015-08-19 City to Launch Public Art Master Planning Process
2015-08-18 Special Cycle of the Arts and Cultural District Micro Grant Program
2015-08-12 Lehigh Cement Silos Demolition, Capital Trails Completion, Potterfield Bridge, highlights of Riverfront Implementation
2015-08-10 Farmers’ Market Makeover Begins
2015-07-23 City Prepares for Two-Way Street Conversions in Shockoe Bottom
2015-07-30 Mayor Kicks Off Kanawha Plaza Renovations
2015-07-22 City of Richmond Partners with CSX, Capital Trees to Create Low Line
2015-07-06 City Launches Open Data Portal
2015-06-19 Stone Brewing Co. to Host Vendor Outreach Session in Richmond’s East End
2015-06-09 Mayor Jones Invites Public to Summit on Community Wealth Building
2015-06-03 Mayor Jones Invites Media to Tour Main Street Station Train Shed Renovation Project
2015-05-08 City Partners With Ft. Lee to Complete Service Projects
2015-04-22 2015 UCI Road World Cycling Championships Awarded UCI reCycling Eco-label
2015-04-22 Mayor Jones and City Officials to Hold Media Briefing on UCI Event Preparations
2015-04-02 City Celebrates Mayors Day of Recognition for National Service on April 7
2015-03-31 City of Richmond and Sports Backers Announce 3rd Annual RVA Streets Alive!
2015-02-20 City Passes Legislation to Incorporate Health Considerations Into Future Planning and Programs
2014-12-31 New Huguenot High School Ribbon Cutting and Grand Opening Ceremony
2014-12-16 Help Choose the Name of RVA’s new BRT Service
2014-12-09 Richmond Riverfront Plan Progresses
2014-11-20 Mayor to Kickoff Richmond City Community Schools Initiative
2014-10-22 Remediation and Restoration Work begins at Historic Ancarrow’s Landing
2014-10-22 City Adopts Complete Streets Policy
2014-10-16 City MBD and Virginia SBSD Partner to Host Mobile Food Vendor Workshop
2014-10-10 City to Hold “Imagine Festival” to Celebrate Community Diversity
2014-10-09 City of Richmond Wins Stone Brewing
2014-09-22 EPA Design Assistance for Greener, Healthier, More Vibrant Neighborhood in Richmond’s East End
2014-09-12 Grand Opening and Ribbon Cutting of Armstrong Bike Park
2014-07-26 Mayor Jones and Sheriff Woody to Dedicate City’s Justice Center
2014-07-08 Survey Launched to Determine Needs for Area Artists, Arts Organizations and Creative Businesses
2014-06-24 Workforce Development and Social Enterprise Announcement
2014-06-20 Richmond Earns Top Ranking for Small Business Friendliness
2014-05-12 Public Invited to Bike Master Plan Open House on May 14
2014-05-07 Remediation and Improvement Plans for Historic Ancarrow’s Landing
2014-05-02 Public Invited to Riverfront Public Art Meeting
2014-05-01 Mayor Announces Altria Gift to Arts and Cultural District
2014-04-22 City and Sports Backers Receive League of American Bicyclists' Bicycle Friendly Business Award Designations
2014-04-11 Mayor Jones to Advance $10 Million Grant to Upgrade Main Street Station
2014-04-11 Vote Today for Your Favorite RVA Rain Barrel
2014-04-02 Community Invited to Review Plan Transforming 17th Street Farmers’ Market
2014-03-31 City to Celebrate Mayor's Day of Recognition for National Service
2014-03-28 City to Again Participate in Earth Hour on March 29
2014-03-20 Riverfront Development to Move Forward
2014-03-10 City & Sports Backers Announce 2nd Annual RVA Streets Alive!
2014-02-27 Richmond City Leaders to Participate in Public Health Leadership Program
2014-02-26 Apply Today for Neighbor-To-Neighbor’s Love Your Block Grants
2014-01-15 Richmond Selected as 2013 Pacesetter for Community Effort to Promote Early Reading
2014-01-13 City Invites Public to the Richmond Riverfront Plan Projects Public Forum on January 21
2014-01-10 City & Economic Development Authority Announce $450,000 Façade Improvement Program In City's Arts & Cultural District

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