Friday, July 24, 2009

Mayor to Hold Initial Town Hall Meeting at Southside Plaza

“Bringing City Hall to the Community”

WHO: Mayor Dwight C. Jones
City Officials

WHAT: Town Hall Meeting

WHEN: 6 – 8 p.m. - Wednesday, July 29, 2009

WHERE: Southside Community Service Center
4100 Hull Street
Richmond, VA 23234

BACKGROUND:

Mayor Dwight Jones invites residents to the initial Town Hall Meeting at Southside Plaza with the emphasis of the event being “Bringing City Hall to the Community.” During this meeting, the Mayor will specifically discuss crime, federal economic stimulus funding, and the 2010 census. Officials from the City departments of Community Development, Economic Development, Finance, Fire and Emergency Services, General Services, Hispanic Liaison Office, Human Resources, Justice Services, Libraries, Minority Business Development, Parks and Community Facilities, Police, Public Works, Public Utilities, Richmond City Health District, Richmond Public Schools, Sheriff’s Office, Social Services, and Voter Registrar will be on hand to answer resident questions. This meeting is free and residents are invited and encouraged to attend. Refreshments will also be provided.

Mayor Jones will host several town hall meetings throughout the City in the upcoming months.

Contact: Michael Wallace, (804) 646-2772