Public meeting tonight to discuss City Center redevelopment plans


RICHMOND, Va. (WRIC) — There will be a public meeting Tuesday about the redevelopment of Richmond’s City Center.

It’s happening at 6 p.m. at the Greater Richmond Convention Center as well as on Microsoft Teams.

Council member Ellen Robertson and the Department of Planning and Development Review will present the draft plan and answer any questions.

The draft includes demolishing the Richmond Coliseum and other buildings, and adding more open space to the downtown area.

Related coverage: Public comment now open for plans to redevelop area around Richmond Coliseum

Those wanting to join the meeting in-person should enter the Greater Richmond Convention Center at the 3rd and Marshall entrance.

To virtually attend, click here or call 804-316-9457 and dial 79484880#.

If you can’t weigh in Tuesday, public comment on the plan is open through July 12. You can comment directly on the draft here.

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