Rachel DePompa’s new blog for NBC12 hits the ground running with the story of mayoral candidate and council president Bill Pantele’s press conference this morning in Shockoe Bottom and the oh-so-coincidental appearance by Mayor Wilder to refute Pantele’s accusations of “finger-pointing” and confusion: Pantele was touting his new plan to crack down on street level [...]
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With judges and City Council members present, Mayor L. Douglas Wilder Thursday officially kicked off the expansion of the Manchester Courthouse with a groundbreaking ceremony at 102 E. 10th Street. The $23.3 million expansion will more than double the size of the existing courthouse, from 27,000 to 58,000 square feet, including three General District courtrooms [...]
Representatives of the Wilder administration presented the outline of a marina project to the city council yesterday. Wilder’s proposal includes land also spoken for by the proposed Echo Harbor project and would include a marina with more than 150 boat slips. The project is estimated to cost around $17.7 million, with much of the cost [...]
This week’s edition of richmond.com “Ask the Mayor” has a question about the city’s proposed 73-slip public marina at Intermediate Terminal. The city’s marina is slated to be paired with the The Villages at Rocketts Landing’s planned 100-slip marina, with “both managed as a single entity with one harbormaster and shared amenities such as a [...]
Style Weekly answers the question: Does Mayor Wilder even live in the city? According to the article, Wilder bought unit 601 in Vistas on the James back in July for $386,000.