Mayor Robert Blythe Explains Importance of Black History Month As the First Black Richmond Mayor


We sat down with Richmond Mayor Robert Blythe to get his take on the importance of Black History Month. This month celebrates the accomplishments of African-Americans throughout America’s history, and Blythe is a special figure in respect to this month as he is the first Black Mayor Richmond has ever had. He touches on the role he has in this historic month of February as well as describes how honorable his title as Mayor of the City of Richmond is to him.

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