Posted inLocal News

Richmond progressive Martinez wins mayor’s office; Butt, Robinson and Bana join council

Richmond Vice Mayor Eduardo Martinez just got promoted. Martinez beat three other candidates — including longtime councilmember Nat Bates — on Tuesday to replace Mayor Tom Butt, who was termed out after 27 years on the City Council. Martinez finished with 36 percent of the vote, beating community organizer and organizational consultant Shawn Dunning, who […]