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VPM Daily Newscast: April 3, 2024

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VPM Daily Newscast

The VPM Daily Newscast contains all your Central Virginia news in just 5 to 10 minutes. Episodes are recorded the night before.

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Here’s a recap of the top stories on the morning of April 3, 2024:   

Gillies Creek project likely to reduce Richmond sewer overflows
Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen

The work is largely covered by American Rescue Plan Act funds — but it represents the start of an expensive final sprint toward compliance with state environmental mandates.

In Alexandria, the arena is dead — but debate over development isn’t
Reported by WAMU’s Margaret Barthel

The scuttled plan has a lot of people thinking about what they want for Northern Virginia now and in the future.

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