Archives: 2nd District

Councilman Charles R. Samuels to host 2nd District meeting

Police, schools, legislation, and art are on the agenda.

Councilman Charle Samuels hosting 2nd District Meeting

Police, art, development and the Boulevard are all on the agenda.

Councilman Samuels hosting 2nd District meeting

Police, neighborhood improvements, and legislation tracking are all on the agenda.

Samuels abandons bid for second term as Council president

Announcement clears a path for his presumed successor.

Charles Samuels on role as City Council president

Now in his second term as 2nd District Councilman, Charles Samuels was elected city council president last week by his fellow council members. Samuels talks about what made him run and what his new duties entail.

Samuels likely to be next Council president

According to once City Council member, Charles Samuels is in line to become Council’s next president.

Samuels vs. Diradour – straw poll

Samuels vs. Diradour, take our straw poll.

Snapshot poll puts Samuels ahead of Diradour

Our unscientific snapshot of the 2nd District City Council contest puts incumbent Charles Samuels up 80% to 17% over challenger Charlie Diradour, with 3% undecided.
Any predictions on how this really ends up?

Diradour, Agelasto, Jones lead fundraising in September

SECOND DISTRICT: As of 09/30/2012, the Charles Samuels campaign had $28,256 on hand, raising $5,360 and spending $1,323 in September. The Charlie Diradour campaign had $8,091 on hand, pulling in $15,375 in September while spending $31,166. FIFTH DISTRICT: As of 09/30/2012, the Parker Agelasto campaign had $12,409 on hand, raising $6,179 and spending $1,103 in […]

Sample ballot for 2nd and 5th Districts

Our coverage area has contested local races for 2nd District and 5th District City Council, School Board, and Mayor, as well as choices to for POTUS, Senate, and House of Representatives. In addition to selecting one candidate or another, there are 2 proposed amendments to the Virginia Constitution concerning eminent domain and some wonky legislative […]