The Capital Region Land Conservancy announced Thursday that it is under contract to purchase the 5.2-acre parcel at 3011 and 3021 Dock St.
Mayor Levar M. Stoney said many companies want to invest and expand in Richmond and it is a thriving place for entrepreneurs.
Chesterfield adopts its budget as Richmond holds a hearing, a Virginia Center Commons zoning review, and public comments end on the Fulton Gas Works demo plan.
City planners consider street murals on the Southside, public comments start on the city’s Fulton Gas Works demo plan, and budget season continues.
The pop-up patios beside Joe’s Inn and Nile restaurant join others in the works across Richmond, including spots in Jackson Ward and along Brookland Park Boulevard.
Richmond and Henrico get grant funds for brownfield assessments, the city looks to paint its Pulse bus lanes red, and Petersburg’s bond rating improves again.
Better Housing Coalition’s plan for 67 income-based rental units was decried for lacking homeownership options.
The city’s new 20-year master plan would allow for a greater variety of uses in areas around The Diamond, but also would remove some uses currently allowed.
The Cordish Cos., Bally’s Corp. and Urban One are finalists. The Pamunkey Indian Tribe, Wind Creek Hospitality and Golden Nugget Hotels & Casinos are out.
The developer is “at a little bit of a loss of what we will do next with the property” after a plan for townhomes and commercial space was nixed.