Richmond City Council
A serious illness that struck Gary Bell several days after he was elected to the Richmond City Council will likely prevent him from being sworn into office, leaving the council with a big decision over how to fill the vacancy.
The Richmond City Council on Tuesday unanimously approved a municipal identification card program for city residents.
Officials at the Chevron refinery in Richmond submitted an application to the city Monday to restart construction on a project to upgrade the refinery.
In a divided vote Tuesday night, the Richmond City Council approved the final environmental impact report for a proposed $1 billion casino resort at Point Molate.
A key component of a controversial casino-resort project on the Richmond waterfront could determine its fate.