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Struggles continue to finalize city budget

RICHMOND, Va (WRIC) — Richmond City Council members met Monday to determine which items to cut from its $700 million spending plan.

City council will be cutting Richmond Ambulance Authority’s funding by $250,000 as finance officials look for new city revenue from delinquent real estate taxes. 192 more words

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Tensions run high after City Council delays budget talks

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) – Monday night’s Richmond City Council meeting spiraled into chaos as protestors took over the microphone, demanding additional money from the city budget for schools. 979 more words

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Richmond City Council Trying To Find School Funding In Budget

Is there money in the city budget to prevent school closures?

Richmond City Council members are trying to find more money for city schools as they look at options to shut down at least eight Richmond city schools to make up for an 18-million dollar budget shortfall. 77 more words

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Richmond City Council Trying To Find School Funding In Budget

Is there money in the city budget to prevent school closures?

Richmond City Council members are trying to find more money for city schools as they look at options to shut down at least eight Richmond city schools to make up for an 18-million dollar budget shortfall. 77 more words

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Richmond City Council discusses increasing school budget $4.9 million

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — City Council members in Richmond met for five hours Monday to try and find more money for city schools.

City officials are trying to find money to avoid the possible shutdown of several area schools.  206 more words

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Budget cuts could force 6 RPS schools to close

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — New developments are surfacing in the battle between Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones and city schools.

Parents, teachers and school board members say Jones’ new budget doesn’t provide what their kids need. 264 more words

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Former Richmond Mayor Leonidas Young dies

RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — Former Richmond politician Leonidas B. Young, II died on Saturday. Young served on Richmond City Council from 1992 to 1999. He was mayor from 1994 to 1996.  425 more words

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