Mayor Jones to formally announce re-election bid

Posted on: 4:56 pm, June 7, 2012, by , updated on: 05:20pm, June 7, 2012

NEWS >> RICHMOMND >> Mayor Dwight Jones

RICHMOND, Va. (WTVR) – Richmond Mayor Dwight Jones will officially announce his re-election bid Thursday.

The announcement is set to take place at 5:30 p.m. at the Hippodrome Theater in the city.

Two challengers have also filed paperwork to run for mayor. Rick Tatnall, a director for a local non-profit, and Shirley Harvey, a former member of Richmond City Council.

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