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The next meeting of this commission will be held in person at the Virginia Museum of History and Culture on July 21, 2022 at 10 a.m. Public comment will be taken. This meeting will also be broadcast virtually via Webex. Registration is required for virtual participation.
To register to attend this meeting virtually and/or provide public comment virtually, click here. Registration to provide public comment virtually must be received by 5:00 p.m. Wednesday, July 20, 2022
Click here to view the draft agenda.

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