State of the city address

Posted by Shawn Maclauchlan

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Richmond's mayor is preparing for an important speech this week.

Mayor Dwight Jones will give his initial state of the city address Tuesday. Highlights will include the budget shortfall, and his ideas to overcome it.

The speech will take place Tuesday night at 6:30 p.m. at Richmond Centerstage, 600 East Grace Street.

Other topics on the table include economic development, schools, and Richmond's future as a "tier one" city.

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