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Airport faces 800-foot hurdle

Chesterfield County Airport aerial

The Chesterfield County Airport is in the planning stages of $14 million, multiphase expansion that depends in part on being able to lengthen one runway.

New name, new anchor for shopping plaza

Naming your shopping center “Best Buy Station” doesn’t work out so well when the anchor tenant – Best Buy – goes dark.

Council moves the chains on Redskins deal

Redskins training camp rendering

The city council voted 7-2 Monday night to approve the general framework of a deal to bring the Washington Redskins training camp to Richmond with significant financial investment by Bon Secours.

Redskins deal offers peek at city’s playbook

Westhampton School property

Richmond needed a big-money sponsor to bring an NFL training camp to town, and one of the area’s largest health-care organizations had its eye on a piece of city-owned property. Those interests aligned in a deal that some are hailing as savvy economic development and others are deriding as opaque at best.