Dedicated funding will not be a pre-election reality, but don't give up on the lame duck Council. Four years ago a lame duck Council passed the Redskins deal in 35 days because it was made a priority! Also, there are plenty of cool non-funding events to tide us over.
The Roanoke 40 could be our first step to solving the broken dialogue we have around school improvement.
The busy summer continues with talk of improving our budget, building a better RPS, and an important look at the City's long term finances.
A fond farewell to a friend, school funding, and plans for the election. Check it all out in the latest Richmond Forward update as we start another awesome Richmond summer!
Wins, losses, and the aftermath of a long budget discussion. Also, cool events!