The Agenda

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 6.8.20

An out-of-state company looks to move its headquarters to the region, a county strikes a deal with a private broadband internet provider, and surplus property designations stemming from the Navy Hill project highlight a slew of business on City Council’s plate this week.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 6.1.20

Richmond joins its neighbors in entering the state’s Phase One reopening guidelines, Chesterfield launches a grant program for businesses and gives a controversial development project a thumbs-up, and Petersburg sets aside street space to help restaurants provide outdoor dining.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 5.18.20

The Town of Ashland launches two initiatives aimed at helping businesses during the pandemic, a quarry operator looks to relocate its plant in Goochland, and some sizable developments are up for review this week in Chesterfield, Hanover and Richmond.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 5.4.20

A county effort to prepare for the phased reopening of the state economy seeks industry representatives to participate in work groups, a controversial zoning request for a Wegmans facility in Hanover is up for a deciding vote, and applications continue to be accepted for the city’s small business disaster loan program.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 4.20.20

A shopping center slated for a new Trader Joe’s is primed for more tenants, a local homebuilder eyes a townhome development in Midlothian, and area governments roll out more programs to support businesses amid the coronavirus pandemic.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 4.13.20

Richmond sells nine figures’ worth of public utility bonds and reduces its debt service through bond refinancing, a packed agenda in Henrico includes a hearing on the county’s proposed budget, and an NFL player native to Richmond donates $100,000 to support city relief efforts.

The Agenda: Local government briefs for 4.6.20

Applications start today for the city’s small business disaster loan program, Chesterfield tweaks its budget proposal by $50 million, and an appeal of a site plan for an industrial park in Hanover is up for a vote this week.