City Council Meeting Preview - February 9, 2015
For its first meeting of February the City Council will consider a range of issues from the Stone Brewing Company, treatment of animals, and the addition of bike lanes.
Ord. No. 2015-6 - an ordinance to accept $240,000 in funds from the Virginia Department of Transportation for the development of bike lanes in the City of Richmond. The city will be transferring $60,000 in additional matching funds.
Ord. No. 2014-258 - an ordinance to accept $50,000 from the Virginia Department of Juvenile Justice to help to juveniles who are detained through reentry placement and additional services.
Ord. No. 2014-199 - an ordinance set for debate that will outlaw certain devices for the training and control of elephants. It is worth noting that the circus will be coming to Richmond in mid-March.
Ord. No. 2014-254 - an ordinance set for debate that will allow the city to finalize its deal with the Stone Brewing Company and allow construction of the facilities that will house the operations of the Stone Brewery.