In 2011, the city announced it would be hosting one of the largest sporting events in the world — but there was an important question left unanswered: Where will all the visitors sleep?
To walk to your parking spot only to see asphalt where your tires had been hours before is nothing short of horrifying. Your first thought is grand theft auto. Your second? How will you find a ride, money and hold your composure when you arrive at the tow lot.
After more than 10 months fighting for late-night music, The Camel got final approval from the Richmond city council to allow bands to play until 2 a.m. any night of the week.
Two weeks in to their occupation, Occupy Richmond is encountering its first major challenges.