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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Leaders Working to Plan Unity Cville Eventson August 12. On August 12, white activist Jason Kessler will hold a “Unite th
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 hours ago
on August 12. On August 12, white activist Jason Kessler will hold a “Unite the Right” rally in Emancipation Park. Charlottesville City Council says it is planning more Unity Cville events similar to ones that were held on July 8 during the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Post Encourages Charlottesville Hotels to Stand Against 'Unite the Right' RallyJason Kessler believes hundreds of supporters will attend his rally for the sta
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 hours ago
Jason Kessler believes hundreds of supporters will attend his rally for the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. Charlottesville City Council has voted in favor of removing the Lee statue. Posters for Kessler’s event include a list of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Special Prosecutor to Take Up 3 Charlottesville Court Casescandidate and his supporters were attempting to rally for the statue of Confede
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted yesterday
candidate and his supporters were attempting to rally for the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, which the Charlottesville City Council had recently voted in favor of removing, when they ran into a large group of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
ADL Lists Kessler, Other 'Unite The Right' Speakers as White Supremacistsits "who's who" list of alt-right leaders after his involvement in May's white
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 2 days ago
its "who's who" list of alt-right leaders after his involvement in May's white heritage protest in then-named Jackson Park. Charlottesville City Council voted unanimously in June to rename it and Lee Park to Justice and Emancipation parks,... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Report: Democratic Candidates for City Council Each Raised Over $22KThe two Democrats running against a field of independent candidates for seats o
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 8 days ago
The two Democrats running against a field of independent candidates for seats on Charlottesville City Council are currently winning the fundraising game. Campaign finance filings for June show Heather Hill and Amy Laufer have both raised a total of... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Hundreds Call on Charlottesville City Council to Cancel August 12 RallyHundreds of people are calling for Charlottesville City Council to revoke the p
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 9 days ago
Hundreds of people are calling for Charlottesville City Council to revoke the permit of a controversial rally set for August. Monday night, a robust crowd took their passionate message directly to City Councilors. More than 200 people packed... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Housing Advisory Committee Discusses Plan for Vouchesis trying to figure out how to help low income families living in affordable ho
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 13 days ago
is trying to figure out how to help low income families living in affordable housing, but the process has not been easy. Charlottesville City Council has recognized that affordable housing is a crisis in the city, so they have put aside funding... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
SURJ Seeks to Prevent Planned Emancipation Park RallyLives Matter, and Charlottesville Clergy Collective – and roughly 200 law enfor
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 15 days ago
Lives Matter, and Charlottesville Clergy Collective – and roughly 200 law enforcement officers from several jurisdictions. Charlottesville City Council argues that when it comes to freedom of speech issues, the process is not that simple. “The... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Counterprotesters, Charlottesville Officials Speak Out After KKK Rally in Justice Parkattended many of the counterprotest events and said the community came out stro
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 17 days ago
attended many of the counterprotest events and said the community came out stronger than ever at the end of the day. Charlottesville City Council member Kristin Szakos also visited counterprotest events around town Saturday and said the rally... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Counter Protesters, Charlottesville Officials Speak Out After KKK Rally in Justice Parkattended many of the counter events and said the community came out stronger th
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 18 days ago
attended many of the counter events and said the community came out stronger than ever at the end of the day. Charlottesville City Council member Kristin Szakos also visited counter events around town Saturday and said the rally wasn't... Read more
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KERA North Texas
Protesters Surround KKK Gathering In Charlottesvillefrom the mayor, who added that "2 people were treated for heat injuries and one
KERA North Texas / Posted 18 days ago
from the mayor, who added that "2 people were treated for heat injuries and one for an alcohol-related issue." The Charlottesville City Council earlier this year voted to remove the Lee statue, but it remains in the park pending a court... Read more
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KPBS San Diego
Protesters Surround KKK Gathering In Charlottesvillefrom the mayor, who added that "2 people were treated for heat injuries and one
KPBS San Diego / Posted 18 days ago
from the mayor, who added that "2 people were treated for heat injuries and one for an alcohol-related issue." The Charlottesville City Council earlier this year voted to remove the Lee statue, but it remains in the park pending a court... Read more
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metro
Anti-racism protesters clash with the Ku Klux Klan during rally(Picture: Getty Images)The Ku Klux Klan protests (Picture: Getty Images)A prote
metro / Posted 18 days ago
(Picture: Getty Images)The Ku Klux Klan protests (Picture: Getty Images)A protester is arrested (Picture: AFP/Getty Images Charlottesville City Council had voted 3-2 to remove the General Robert E. Lee statue and planned to replace it with a... Read more
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Geelong Advertiser
KKK rally against removal of Lee statueto disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm
Geelong Advertiser / Posted 18 days ago
to disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm their affiliations. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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Sky News Australia
KKK rally against removal of Lee statueto disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm
Sky News Australia / Posted 18 days ago
to disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm their affiliations. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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The Courier Mail
KKK rally against removal of Lee statueto disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm
The Courier Mail / Posted 18 days ago
to disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm their affiliations. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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News.com.au
KKK rally against removal of Lee statueto disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm
News.com.au / Posted 18 days ago
to disperse. Twenty-three people were arrested, but officials could not confirm their affiliations. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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Raw Story
Virginia pro-KKK protest fizzles with marchers wildly outnumbered by police and counter-protesterswith anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a
Raw Story / Posted 19 days ago
with anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a heavy police presence. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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CBS 6 Richmond
23 people arrested at KKK rally in Charlottesvillestatue, which was splashed with red paint, was tagged with the words "native la
CBS 6 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
statue, which was splashed with red paint, was tagged with the words "native land." The rally comes after members of Charlottesville City Council voted three-to-two in February to remove the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee. In... Read more
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Newsmax
Klan Members Rally against Removal of General Lee Statue in Virginiawith anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a
Newsmax / Posted 19 days ago
with anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a heavy police presence. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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Reuters
Klan members rally against removal of General Lee statue in Virginiawith anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a
Reuters / Posted 19 days ago
with anti-Semitic messages was separated from crowds by a ring of fencing and a heavy police presence. In February, the Charlottesville City Council voted 3-2 to remove the statue from the park once named for Lee and make plans for a new... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
KKK Group Holds Rally in Charlottesville Parkheritage. "They're trying to erase our history, and it's not right what they'r
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 19 days ago
heritage. "They're trying to erase our history, and it's not right what they're doing," said Klansman Douglas Barker. Charlottesville City Council had voted to remove the statue of Confederate General Robert E. Lee, and rename Lee and Jackson... Read more
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The Washington Times
KKK members ‘will be armed’ at Klan rally in Charlottesville on Saturdaystreets, and we will act swiftly and strongly against anyone who threatens the
The Washington Times / Posted 19 days ago
streets, and we will act swiftly and strongly against anyone who threatens the rule of law here,” Mr. Signer added. The Charlottesville City Council voted in April to remove the Civil War general’s statue and rename its location Emancipation... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Lee Statue Vandalized Ahead of KKK Rally in CharlottesvilleKKK. Religious members are trying to overpower the hate group with prayer. Ken
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 19 days ago
KKK. Religious members are trying to overpower the hate group with prayer. Kenneth Jackson, an independent candidate for Charlottesville City Council, plans to offer a community event to counter an upcoming controversial rally. The First United... Read more
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NBC 12 Richmond
Charlottesville groups plan alternative rally events during KKK proteston the list, the mayor said he cannot because he has not seen the list yet. Me
NBC 12 Richmond / Posted 19 days ago
on the list, the mayor said he cannot because he has not seen the list yet. Meanwhile, Kenneth Jackson, who is running for Charlottesville City Council, said he will host an ice cream social during the KKK rally. Jackson said protesting will not... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Police Provide Details on Road Closures for Planned KKK RallyKKK. Religious members are trying to overpower the hate group with prayer. Ken
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
KKK. Religious members are trying to overpower the hate group with prayer. Kenneth Jackson, an independent candidate for Charlottesville City Council, plans to offer a community event to counter an upcoming controversial rally. The First United... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
McIntire Recycling Center Hours of Operation Extendedper week during Eastern Standard Time during the winter months. Working togeth
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 20 days ago
per week during Eastern Standard Time during the winter months. Working together, the County Board of Supervisors and the Charlottesville City Council recommended extended and consistent hours at the center to better serve the public; and the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Continuing Coverage: Downtown Charlottesville Parking IssuesCharlottesville is asking City Hall and the people running the Water Street Par
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
Charlottesville is asking City Hall and the people running the Water Street Parking Garage to quickly find common ground. Charlottesville City Council Approves Parking DepartmentCharlottesville City Council Approves Parking... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
City Council to Discuss Permit for Downtown Development ProjectCharlottesville City Council is discussing a special use permit for a new devel
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
Charlottesville City Council is discussing a special use permit for a new development project in downtown Charlottesville at its meeting Wednesday night. Charlottesville Regional Chamber of Commerce President Tim Hulbert spoke in favor of the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Council Expected to Discuss Parking ProgramCharlottesville City Council is expected to discuss a new pilot program to add
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 21 days ago
Charlottesville City Council is expected to discuss a new pilot program to add parking meters around Charlottesville’s Downtown Mall. Some are concerned the meters could discourage potential customers visiting downtown. The proposed pilot program... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville City Council to Discuss Downtown Parking Meter PlansThis week, Charlottesville City Council will discuss a pilot program to install
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 22 days ago
This week, Charlottesville City Council will discuss a pilot program to install parking meters around the Downtown Mall. That pilot program could start as early as Sept. 1. City Council will consider setting a rate of $1.80 per hour for on-street... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Council Candidate Plans 'Unity in the Community' Event to Counter KKK RallyAn independent candidate for Charlottesville City Council plans to offer an eve
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 27 days ago
An independent candidate for Charlottesville City Council plans to offer an event to counter a controversial rally. Kenneth Jackson announced Friday, June 30, the he will be holding an ice cream social on the same day members of the Loyal White... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Requests Proposals for Downtown Parks Master PlanVA - The city of Charlottesville has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 28 days ago
VA - The city of Charlottesville has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a Downtown Parks Master Plan. Charlottesville City Council resolved at its meeting of February 6, 2017 to transform the city of Charlottesville's public... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Issues Requests for Proposals for Downtown Parks Master PlanVA& - The city of Charlottesville has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 28 days ago
VA& - The city of Charlottesville has issued a Request for Proposals (RFP) for a Downtown Parks Master Plan. Charlottesville City Council resolved at its meeting of February 6, 2017 to transform the city of Charlottesville's public... Read more
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Slate
How Charlottesville’s Confederate Statues Helped Decimate the City’s Historically Successful Black Communitiescurrently stands: Earlier this month, a resolution to rename Charlottesville’s
Slate / Posted 1 months ago
currently stands: Earlier this month, a resolution to rename Charlottesville’s two Confederate parks was passed by the Charlottesville City Council unanimously. Lee Park, the home of a controversial Robert E. Lee statue that the council... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Human Rights Commission: Charlottesville City Council Made Mistake Renaming Lee ParkCharlottesville’s Human Rights Commission says Charlottesville City Council mem
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 1 months ago
Charlottesville’s Human Rights Commission says Charlottesville City Council members made a mistake. Members of the Human Rights Commission say Emancipation Park, the new name chosen for Lee Park, is causing community problems. They feel the... Read more
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NBC 29 Charlottesville
Charlottesville Housing Advisory Committee Proposes Plans to Cut Cost of LivingCommittee has a couple new plans to cut down on the high cost of living. The c
NBC 29 Charlottesville / Posted 1 months ago
Committee has a couple new plans to cut down on the high cost of living. The committee presented two new programs to Charlottesville City Council aimed at helping more low-income families in Charlottesville find homes to rent. The first... Read more

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