Archive for “Charles Samuels”

2nd District meeting announced for December

Councilman Charles R. Samuels has announced a 2nd District meeting fo Thursday, December 2 from 6-7:30PM at the Richmond Police Department, 4th Police Precinct (2219 Chamberlayne Avenue).

Monroe Park renovation meeting bares differing views

The RTD has a piece on Charles Samuels’ Monroe Park meeting from last night: With advocates for the homeless holding paper-bag signs such as “Parks are for People,” more than 100 Richmond-area residents met last night at the Carillon to discuss what will happen to feeding programs and other services if Monroe Park closes for […]

Samuels announces meeting on homelessness and Monroe Park

The Honorable Charles R. Samuels, Councilman, Richmond City Council, North Central 2nd District, will hold a Community Conversation Meeting regarding Homelessness and Richmond’s Monroe Park on Thursday, 4 November 2010 (5-7PM) at Richmond Department of Parks, Recreation and Community Facilities Richmond Carillon – Auditorium (At Richmond’s Dogwood Dell)(1300 Blanton Avenue). Registration requested by November 1, […]

2nd District meeting on Thursday

City Council 2nd District councilman Charles Samuels will be hosting a 2nd District meeting this Thursday, Sept. 23, 6-7:30PM at the 4th Police Precinct (2219 Chamberlayne Avenue).

Group decries plans to “gentrify” Monroe Park

As predicted, Northside’s Wingnut Anarchist Collective, a group heavily involved in the weekly Food Not Bombs feeding, has published a critique of what they are calling attempts to genrify Monroe Park.

City Council Meeting on Teen Parties

From Richmond City Council: Councilman Charles Samuels holds meeting and urges parents to protect their children against unsafe “Teen Parties” Warns against those exploiting our children by luring them into dangerous places WHAT Councilman Charles R. Samuels, Richmond City Council, North Central 2nd District, will hold a meeting to discuss his concerns regarding the rash […]

Take a Poll on

Did you know that our North Central 2nd District council person, Charles R. Samuels has his own website? On this website right now are three polls in which you can vote. They are: Do Night Clubs and Dance Halls need to be defined & regulated within the City? How Should The Richmond School Budget Be […]

Samuels Fights Against Higher Towing Fees

The City of Richmond is considering a new contract with the company that tows away cars within City limits. Councilman Charles R. Samuels is hoping to keep the rate the same at $65 instead of raising it to $95. Full article from the RTD here. Highlights below: “Mayor Dwight C. Jones’ administration and the City […]

City Approves New Noise Laws

Before Monday, the law just specified “excessive noise” as being unlawful. Now that term has been explained a little bit more in detail. Thanks to Charles Samuels. Here are some highlights. Personally, I don’t really mind too much what noise is made during normal hours of the day, it’s more the nighttime ones that I […]

2nd District Meeting

City Council Representative Charles Samuels has announced plans for Thursday, December 3 at the 4th Police Precinct (2219 Chamberlayne Avenue) from 6 – 7:30 p.m. Guests will include John Lewis, Executive Director, GRTC. Other agenda items include info from the Public Works Department on New Trash Collection and an update from the Mayor’s Office on the 2010 Census.

Charles Samuels Responds to Recent Events

There are probably some parents who are a little upset and concerned about some recent events near Maggie Walker Governor’s School.  Here’s what Councilman Charles Samuels has to say about it: “Recent events this week in the vicinity of Maggie Walker Governor’s School are of great concern to me. These events include: a suspicious package […]

Samuels says Fire-Fighter Flyers Misleading

Fan Area City Council Rep, Charles Samuels, has issued a statement calling flyers being distributed by Richmond City Firefighters in the Fan (and other parts of the city) ‘misleading.’ The whole thing reads kinda ‘lawyerly’ to me (but I guess it should since Samuels is a lawyer): The Richmond Firefighters Union is passing out flyers […]

Fan Council Rep Holds Meeting, 3/26

The Fan’s City Council Representative, Charles Samuels, will host a public meeting on Thursday, March 26th from 6-7:30 PM. The meeting will be held at Police Headquarters at 2219 Chamberlayne Ave. Samuels was elected to his first term as 2nd District North Central in November and started as rep in January. This is his first […]

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