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2nd District Meeting Thursday @5:30

Straw Poll – Samuels Wins

Two days worth of voting resulted in a Samuels victory in Greater Jackson Wards straw poll for the 2nd District City Council race. Another poll on the Fan of the Fan produced similar results.

McEachan Endorses Samuels

Donald MCeachan WILL endorse endorsed Charles Samuels today at Noon. McCheachan, who had formerly endorsed Charlie Diradour, switched after the Richmond City Democratic Committee endorsed Samuels.  

Diradour Makes it Official

RICHMOND – Today, Charlie Diradour formally announced his candidacy for Richmond’s City Council, 2nd district.  The event was held in Richmond’s Fan neighborhood in front of friends, family and campaign supporters.  He made clear his objectives and said he “wants to restore pride in Richmond” by creating a results oriented plan that will move our […]

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Parking Wars

An arrest of a club owner over a parking dispute led to a three way battle of completing  press releases from the RPD, Charles Samuels and Charlie Diroudor. First the set up from RVAMag. Last night, Rand Burgess, owner of The Camel restaurant and nightclub, was arrested. According to a message posted on facebook by […]

Herriing Endorses Samuels

per the Press Release: RICHMOND COMMONWEALTH’S ATTORNEY MICHAEL N. HERRING ENDORSES CHARLES SAMUELS RICHMOND, VA — Today, the re-election campaign of Second District City Councilman Charles R. Samuels announced the endorsement of Mr. Michael Herring, Richmond’s Commonwealth’s Attorney. Herring cites Councilman Samuels’ personal ethics and dedication to public safety and government transparency during his time […]

Samuels and Diradour Neck and Neck in Fundraising

via West of the Boulevard District 2 City Council Charlie Diradour Raised: $26,255 Cash on hand: $21,249 Charles Samuels Raised: $12,137 Cash on hand: $22,899

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Diradour Throws His Hat Into the Ring

Fan of the Fan picked up the news that local developer and Fan resident Charles Diradour has filed papers to Challenge Charles Samuels for his 2nd District Council seat. What do you think his chances are?  Are you fer him or agin him?  I have to admit, I didn’t see this coming. Diradour for Council […]

A Holiday Message from Charles Samuels

Dear Friends, The holidays and winter months are approaching much faster than usual, don’t you think? What happens to the time? It is easy to miss the “spirit” of the season which are the blessings we have and the good people that are all around us making Richmond a great place to live. Many of these people […]

2nd District Meeting Tomorrow Night at The Hermitadge

2nd District Meeting The Hermitage 1600 Westwood Avenue Thursday, September 22 5:30-7:00 p.m. Special Guest: Bob Steidel, Director Public Utilities Gas or water renewal updates, stormwater issues and implementation of the Protecting City Trees and Utility Assets – A Joint DPU / DPW Procedure Presentations: “The Boulevard” by Mark and Shelli Brady (the results of […]

2nd District Meeting Tonight @ Main

Councilman Charles Samuels is holding a 2nd district meeting at the Main Public Library this evening at 5:30 PM. Topics to be discussed: Proposed Noise Ordinance Neighborhood Watch Program Council Redistricting First Friday 2nd District Meeting Main Library 101 E. Franklin St. Wednesday, June 22 5:30-7:00 p.m.  

2nd District News

2nd District News

The new edition of Charles Samuels’ 2nd District News just arrived in my inbox (about two weeks late). The lead story is a letter from Charles on the proposed sound ordinance, that appears below.   You can download and read the entire issue from the link at the bottom of the page. Dear Neighbor, Over the […]

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