Powhatan County rolls out a second round of pandemic relief for businesses, Chesterfield planners face a busy agenda this week, and condo projects secure approvals in Richmond and Henrico.
The City Council considers a condo project in Carver and changes to a business zoning district, condos near Twin Hickory face a vote in Henrico, and Hanover planners face a full agenda this week.
Goochland weighs a proposal for a 1,000-acre events venue and airstrip, a 200-acre solar farm is floated in Powhatan, Richmond delays a vote on Pulse zoning changes, and city planners face a full agenda this week.
West Creek is eyed for a 335-unit apartment complex, city-initiated rezonings and a renaming of Jefferson Davis Highway are on the City Council’s agenda, and a downtown nonprofit withdraws its proposal for a Black Lives Matter street mural.
A second phase of apartments in the Boulders is up for a vote in Chesterfield, a multiuse development in Hanover is deferred again, Petersburg breaks ground on a park-and-ride facility and Richmond projects a larger fiscal-year surplus.
The City Council considers a grant for a local cidery facility and holds off on rezoning proposed along the Pulse, a former Loudon County official is Goochland’s new county administrator, new voter registrar offices open in Goochland and Richmond, and Henrico names its new aquatics center for a longtime supervisor.
A $3 million grant program for small businesses and nonprofits in Richmond begins this week, Chesterfield decides uses for additional CARES Act funding, and a former Richmond deputy chief is named top cop in Henrico.
The City of Richmond declares a nearly $5 million surplus, a 160-unit apartment project faces a deciding vote in Chesterfield, Facebook’s Henrico data center comes online, and more details on T-Mobile’s planned $30 million call center.
A downtown marketing group wants a Black Lives Matter street mural painted near the State Capitol, a planned restoration of a historic Black cemetery gets a local funding boost, and a $17 million commercial greenhouse project is planned at West Creek.
Multiple localities roll out new grant programs for businesses, New Kent supervisors consider a retail development in Bottoms Bridge, and an intersection enhancement project in Jackson Ward is awarded grant funding.