Richmond Main Street Initiative
1015 Nevin Avenue, Suite 105, Richmond, California 94801


Save the Downtown Post Office!

The United States Postal Service (USPS) has publicly noticed the closure of the Post Office at 1025 Nevin Avenue.

Richmond Main Street strongly believes that the closure of this post office location would be detrimental to all residents and businesses. We are sending the following letter to advocate that this post office location remain open.

We encourage you to voice your concerns by submitting comments to:
Jody Lowe
Real Estate Specialist
USPS Facilities Office
PO Box 27497
Greensboro, NC 27498-1103

Comments must be received by February 8, 2017.

Download our letter here. Feel free to add your own thoughts/comments.

Please also consider making the following actions:
Calling the Richmond Postmaster
Ms. Gurpreet Sohal
District Operations Office
(510) 874-8252
Contact Congressman Mark DeSaulnier Call Richmond Office (510) 620-1000
Call Washington Office (202) 225-2095
Send an email

Richmond Renaissance
RYSE Presents… Richmond Renaissance A Play by Richmond Youth   The play is set in AnnaBelle's, a Black-owned juke joint in 1940's North Richmond, where history's Blues and roots of love inspire communal growth. Our multimedia theatrical performance will counter the traditional Richmond narrative of poverty and violence by highlighting the community’s wealthy cultural past as an epicenter for blues, jazz, and zydeco. Please come and support this youth-led ode to the City of Pride and Purpose!   When: May 6th & 7th, 2017 Time: 6pm - 8pm Location: El Cerrito Performing Arts Theater, 540 Ashbury Ave, El Cerrito   Advanced tickets: $10 youth / $15 adults / $50 VIP At the door tickets: $15 youth / $20 adults    Purchase tickets here:   For more info: Contact: Download the flyer
Women of Impact
Richmond Main Street presents: Women of Impact a Richmond Business Bites event   Celebrating local women entrepreneurs and their contributions to the Richmond community. Networking | Resources | Light Refreshments   Date: Wednesday, March 15 Time: 5pm – 7pm Location: SparkPoint Contra Costa-West, Conference Room                   1000 Macdonald Avenue, Suite D, Richmond, CA 94801 Moderator: Vaneese Johnson - The Boldness Coach Cost: FREE ($5 suggested donation) Keynote Speaker: Barbara Brown, Riggers Loft Wine Company Recognizing: Susun Kim, Family Justice Center Ghaliyah Roberts-Palmer, Gratitude (a gift shop) Anita Darden-Gardyne, Oneva Earthmother Iyalode, CURME Qiana Riley, Astro Construction   Space is limited. Register Today! For More Information Call (510) 236-4049 Email Visit Download the flyer