Posted by Brandon Jarvis
Richmond, VA – The Monument Avenue Commission will hold public meetings on the following dates:
Thursday, May 10
6 – 8:30 p.m.
Richmond Main Library
Saturday, May 19
10 a.m. – 12:30 p.m.
Martin Luther King Jr. Middle School
The purpose of the meetings will be to review community input provided during recent small group meetings and to receive additional public comment as the commission concludes its public engagement phase and prepares to compile its report on the monuments to the mayor. Seating will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.
The Commission will also hold a work session later in the day on Saturday, May 19 from 6 to 8:30 p.m. in Council Chambers in City Hall (900 E. Broad Street) to organize and outline components of the report. The public is welcome to attend but no public comment will be received.
All meetings will be broadcast live from the City’s Facebook as well as recorded and made available to the public via links on the commission’s website.
Citizens unable to attend the meetings but wishing to provide additional comment for the commission’s consideration can continue to do so by submitting commentshere on the commission’s website.