Richmond Mayor to meet with Occupy Richmond protestors Friday

RICHMOND, VA (WWBT) - Mayor Dwight Jones requested a meeting with Occupy Richmond protestors in a letter he sent the group this week.

Jones said he appreciates the group's visit to Monday's city council chambers but believes a formal meeting would be beneficial.

Occupy Richmond plans to meet Thursday afternoon to discuss the Mayor's letter.

They are currently occupying the front lawn of Richmond Free Press editor, Ray Boone.

He is the neighbor of Mayor Jones.

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