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City Council approved the new regulations for clubs on Sept. 13, but the mayor’s office didn’t make the permit forms available until Nov. 5, when it sent out about 400 letters to restaurants, nightclubs and other business owners notifying them of the deadline and the application process.
via styleweekly.com Scott Bass and Vernal Coleman.
They only received the application form for the permit in the mail this week. The city says it will give them more time, but several night club owners say they are frustrated with the process.
via nbc12.com Rachel DePompa.
Jesse Nicholson, general manager of Have a Nice Day Café, noted that no fight erupted inside the club, adding that recent fights have unfolded outside other nightclubs without attracting as much attention.
via timesdispatch.com REED WILLIAMS AND JOE MACENKA.
According to an update from Richmond police, one of the people arrested was 20-year-old Cortez Wright who was also charged with felony assault on a police officer, obstruction of justice, destruction of property and drunk in public. A Virginia State Trooper and Richmond Police officer were both injured.
via wtvr.com Lorenzo Hall and Jennifer Burns.
Richmond police Capt. Paul Kiniry confirmed that a fight occurred shortly after midnight and that Virginia State Police troopers were called to assist. There were no injuries, Kiniry said.
via timesdispatch.com Staff Reports.
RPD Lieutenant John Beazley is in charge of the area.
“Inside a club you might have 150, 200 people,” he said. “Outside on the streets you might have 1000 or 1500 people. So the problem that was being caused inside is really minimal when you compare to what could happen outside.”
via nbc12.com Laura Geller.