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City council approves $1.6M in additional funding for RPD

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — As Richmond’s crime rate continues to climb, the city’s police department is asking for additional funding.

The Richmond City Council took steps to address that concern Monday night, voting unanimously to approve an extra $1.6 million for the department. 130 more words

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8News Daily Poll: Do you think Richmond should increase police funding?

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond City Council will vote Monday on whether or not to provide more funding to the Richmond Police Department.

Police have been dealing with an increase in crime this year. 89 more words

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Richmond City Council to vote to give RPD more funding

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Richmond City Council will vote Monday on whether or not to provide more funding to the Richmond Police Department.

Police have been dealing with an increase in crime this year. 61 more words

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Josh Williams hopes to get back to the basics in the race for Richmond's 7th District

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Election day is coming up in just a few weeks. And while city council elections are getting far less press than the presidential and mayoral elections, 8News is taking the opportunity to inform the electorate about the people who are running in each respective district, where the rubber meets the road in creating the policies that impact residents the most. 2,063 more words

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Council races in 8th, 9th districts feature experience vs. newcomers

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Hillary Clinton vs. Donald Trump is undoubtedly a can’t-miss election, but it’s not the only election you should be paying attention to as Richmond looks to add new members to its City Council. 411 more words

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Richmond City Council Looks For New Ways to Fund Schools

At Monday night’s Richmond City Council meeting members took the possibility of closing any schools off of the table. The school board voted six to three at last night’s meeting in an effort to balance the budget. 160 more words

Richmond City Council Looks For New Ways to Fund Schools

At Monday night’s Richmond City Council meeting members took the possibility of closing any schools off of the table. The school board voted six to three at last night’s meeting in an effort to balance the budget. 160 more words

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