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VPM Daily Newscast: Oct. 21, 2022

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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 Oct. 21 , 2022:   

Richmond City Council is debating various tax-rate proposals 
Reported by VPM News’ Connor Scribner

Mayor Levar Stoney supports keeping the city’s real property tax rate unchanged. A Richmond city official told city council’s finance committee Thursday that Stoney favors a 3 percent rebate instead.  

Arbor Day RVA aims to protect, replenish trees in Southside 
Reported by VPM News’ Patrick Larsen 

Reforest Richmond is working with grassroots groups and the city to celebrate Arbor Day RVA all week with tree plantings, giveaways and more to build momentum toward the city’s tree cover goals.

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