Monday, February 23, 2015

City Celebrates First African-American Majority of the Richmond City Council


WHO:             Mayor Dwight C. Jones
                     Michelle Mosby, President Richmond City Council, 9th District
 

HONORING:  Henry L. Marsh, III
                     Willie J. Dell
                     Walter T. Kenney
                     Claudette Black McDaniel
                     Chuck Richardson

WHAT:            Celebration of the first African-American majority of the Richmond City Council.

WHERE:        Hippodrome Theater
                     528 North 2nd Street
                     Richmond, VA, 23219

WHEN:    Wednesday, February 25 at 7 p.m.


BACKGROUND:

The public is invited to a celebration of the first African-American majority of the Richmond City Council on Wednesday, February 25 at 7 p.m. at the Hippodrome Theater. This majority was elected to Council of the City of Richmond in 1977 under the City’s new system of voting districts.

Doors open at 6:45 p.m. This is a non-ticketed event and seating will be available on a first come-first serve basis.