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Richmond police officers are set to get pay raises...so why are so many officers upset?

RICHMOND, Va. — New recruits to the Richmond Police Department are set to get an increase of twelve percent while veterans officers are set to receive a raise of less than one percent. 83 more words

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Council votes to re-name courthouse after Marsh brothers

RICHMOND, Va. — Richmond City Council members have voted to re-name the Manchester courthouse on Hull Street after long-time senator, Henry Marsh and his late brother, Harold Marsh, Sr. 65 more words

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Richmond City Council Electing New Leadership Monday

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — The Richmond City Council will elect a new president this evening.

Back in December, it was announced that Councilwoman Michelle Mosby would take over the position.  45 more words

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8News Investigates: Woman Calls On City to Remove Old Trees

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) –A senior citizen is worried for her safety because of old trees in front of her house.

For over a year, 78-year-old Marie Hart says she’s asked city leaders to do something about the problem. 325 more words

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Charles Samuels Withdraws Name For Richmond City Council President

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) –Charles Samuels has withdrawn his name for consideration for Richmond City Council president, leaving council member Michelle Mosby as the next in line. 107 more words

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Richmond Sets New California Record After Voting To Raise Minimum Wage

RICHMOND (CBS SF) — Richmond unanimously agreed to a minimum wage increase Tuesday, becoming the city with the highest minimum wage in California.

After months of conversations over whether and how to increase the city’s minimum wage, the City Council voted to phase in an increase to $13 by 2018. 158 more words

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Mayor postpones ballpark meeting with city council

RICHMOND, Va. — A spokesperson for Mayor Dwight Jones says a meeting the mayor planned to have with city council members to discuss details of his ballpark plan is being rescheduled. 77 more words

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