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Rollback on West Grace Walmart

August 25, 2014 Executive Editor 3

The news that Wal-Mart would be introducing a smaller version of its chain store, called “Wal-Mart On Campus,” illustrates the contentious nature of real estate in Richmond: While the possibility of low prices and walking distance convenience are alluring, there’s a vocal opposition, myself included, toward yet another corporate chain being introduced into an area sacred to some.

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Parking garages shift to hourly pricing

September 13, 2013 Executive Editor 1

VCU Parking and Transportation increased the rates for day parking in their garages from $4 daily to a system that charges hourly, in addition to an increase in semester parking on campus for the academic year 2013-14.