Richmond council members given oaths of office

Richmond council members given oaths of office
Richmond (Source: NBC12)

RICHMOND, Va. (WWBT) - Richmond’s City Council members were given their oaths of office on Monday during a special council meeting.

After the swearing-in, Councilmember Cynthia Newbille was re-elected to serve as president and Councilmember Ellen F. Robertson was elected to serve as vice president.

While the individual members serve a four-year term, the positions of president and vice president are two-year terms.

Here is a list of the council members:

  • Richmond West End 1st Voter District - Councilmember Andreas D. Addison
  • Richmond North Central 2nd Voter District - Councilmember Katherine L. Jordan
  • Richmond Northside 3rd Voter District - Councilmember Ann-Frances Lambert
  • Richmond Southwest 4th Voter District - Councilmember Kristen Nye Larson
  • Richmond Central 5th Voter District - Councilmember Stephanie A. Lynch
  • Richmond Gateway 6th Voter District - Councilmember Ellen F. Robertson (Council Vice President 2021-22)
  • Richmond East End 7th Voter District - Councilmember Cynthia I. Newbille (Council President 2021-22)
  • Richmond Southside 8th Voter District - Councilmember Reva M. Trammell
  • Richmond South Central 9th Voter District - Councilmember Michael J. Jones

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