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Richmond Mayor Levar Stoney's proposed $758 million budget includes a 9-cent real estate tax hike, a cigarette tax and an $18.5 million increase for schools. Read more

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"It's a matter of moral priority, and doing the right thing," Councilwoman Kim Gray says of the proposal to rename the thoroughfare in honor of Arthur Ashe Jr. Read more

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Richmond City Council committee advances 2nd District member Kim Gray's proposal to rename the Boulevard in honor of Arthur Ashe. Read more

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Richmond's City Council and School Board move toward agreement on the proposed RVA Education Compact Resolution. Read more

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Former Mayor Dwight C. Jones departed City Hall at the end of 2016, but his final actions in office are still looming over his successor and the new Richmond City Council. Read more

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While the city fights to regain financial stability, entrepreneurs and residents are providing a much-needed infusion of energy. Read more

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RPS Superintendent Dana Bedden’s budget proposal includes a $22.8 million increase in operating funding. Read more

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Richmond City Council incumbents swept their races, but a School Board shakeup left only one incumbent safe. Read more

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The Richmond City Democratic Committee on Thursday endorsed candidates in 17 of the 18 City Council and School Board races. Read more

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The Richmond Education Association on Wednesday afternoon endorsed Levar Stoney’s campaign for Richmond mayor, as well candidates in 16 of the 18 Richmond City Council and Richmond School Board races. Read more

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Budget casualties include a program for city middle-schoolers who have fallen behind. Read more

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Five Richmond City Council incumbents have challengers lining up for the November elections; four open seats are up for grabs. Read more

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Mayor Dwight C. Jones on Friday morning rebuked Richmond City Council members who have put forth amendments to his budget proposal that would allocate additional funding for Richmond Public Schools. Read more

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What is expected to be one of the most contentious Richmond City Council races this cycle is officially set. Read more

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Richmond City Council and the Richmond School Board met Monday as the school district grapples with an $18 million shortfall for the upcoming year. Read more

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The Richmond School Board adopts a budget that asks City Council for $18 million more to boost teacher pay, hire more staffers and work on academic improvement. Read more

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The RPS administration’s recommended plan for eliminating the system’s empty seats, updating its buildings and constructing new ones would cost in the neighborhood of $620 million. Read more

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