RVA Thrives: From the River to Walmsley

What would it look like and take for everyone along the Jefferson Davis Corridor to thrive?


RVA Thrives increases neighborhood leadership on the Southside of Richmond

Using the City Voice process, RVA Thrives increases neighborhood leadership over decisions affecting their neighborhoods.

City Voice Process:

  1. Listening for community history, challenges, and interests

  2. Connecting neighbors and networks along the corridor, as well as across the city

  3. Crafting equitable solutions and taking collective action

  4. Reflecting on impact and areas for continued improvement


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Through community listening processes in 2017 and 2018, neighbors identified three key issues around which they are taking collective action:


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