Mayor Issues Statement on Future of Richmond Public Schools

Mayor Dwight C. Jones issued the following statement today regarding Dr. Yvonne Brandon and the future of Richmond Public Schools:

"I have known and worked with my good friend, Dr. Yvonne Brandon, for more than 30 years. Her dedication to academic excellence for our children and our city is unquestionable, and she has played a vital role in moving the school system forward. I wish her the very best in her future endeavors.

"I believe that for us to build the best Richmond, we must build a world class education system. I look forward to working with the School Board to select the next Richmond Public Schools superintendent who will help take us to even greater heights."