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City Council Meeting

Monday, October 11, 2021, 6:00 pm, Council Chamber, 2nd Floor, City Hall

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Highlights of October 11 City Council Meeting

  • Item #26, Ordinance 2021-268: a proposed temporary inclement weather shelter at the Quality Inn Hotel on Arthur Ashe, Jr., Boulevard, operated by Commonwealth Catholic Charities, November 1, 2021-January 31, 2022. This shelter will open at 6:00 pm and run 12-15 hours a day.
  • Case Management and other services will be provided to all clients.Once renovations are completed, the shelter will move to the main site at Oliver Hill Way, and will operated 24/7.
  • RES. 2021-R065:  will request that the Department of Public Works develop a process for City residents to request traffic studies within their neighborhoods to assess the appropriateness of implementing 15 MPH speed limits.
  • RES. 2021-026:  proposes Amendments to the Richmond 300 Master Plan for a small area plan for rezoning Jackson Ward; moving up the timeline for the Gilpin Court transformation study; and an amendment to install a 2nd Street bridge to reconnect Jackson Ward to downtown Richmond.
  • American Rescue Plan Funds, Mayor’s Proposed Spending Plan:  will be read at the October 11 City Council Meeting.  There will be a Public Hearing on his proposed plan on October 25, so reserve the date.

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