Updates from Letty – February 22, 2019

We had a good work session this week covering some biggies: financials, parks, and development. In addition to the Q2 financial report (fiscal year 2019 is now half over), we are preparing for the acquisition of the Fellows Property, one of the largest remaining undeveloped parcels in the city and the […]

Updates from Letty – February 15, 2019

As you head into the long weekend, lots of links are in this week’s post for you to peruse over the extra day off. We’ve got several exciting business openings coming up (hint: get your quarters ready) and scheduled dates for Founders Row’s groundbreaking and the first construction community meeting. […]

Updates from Letty – February 8, 2019

It’s been a tough week to be a Virginian. As an antidote to the discouraging news in the state, I’ve been diving into books. Before getting into this blog’s usual topics (and we’ve got a meaty one this week), I highly recommend “So You Want to Talk About Race” especially […]

Updates from Letty – February 1, 2019

Happy February! With cold temps and still several months of winter ahead – if you see someone at risk of hypothermia, don’t hesitate to call city staff or the non emergency police line, who can offer resources or help get them to a hypothermia shelter. These winter months have once again highlighted for […]