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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

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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

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Richmond's budget balanced, mayor responds

RICHMOND, Va (WRIC) — The Richmond City Council has put together the final parts of their Fiscal Year 2017 Richmond Government Budget.

A press release from the Council Chief of Staff Office states “Council is confident that this is a balanced budget that the current and a new Mayor Richmond can manage effectively and efficiently and looks forward to working collaboratively with them to ensure significant services are not jeopardized.” 319 more words

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The clock continues to tick for Richmond City Council to adopt a budget

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) Friday is likely the last chance for Richmond Public Schools to receive the extra money they’ve been asking for with the clock ticking for council to vote on a budget. 163 more words

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Richmond City Council Reaches Compromise Will Schools Be Saved?

To close or not close several Richmond Public Schools that is the question…

Richmond City Council has settled on a compromise to give Richmond Public Schools an additional nine-point-five million dollars in the city’s budget. 101 more words

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