The future of the James River Park System

December 16, 2011 · 0 minute read

In my column in the Sports section of today’s Times-Dispatch, I make the argument that the city’s handling of Ralph White’s retirement — who they hire and under what circumstances — will go a long way toward determining the value they place on the James River and its associated parks. And those who care about the river — which should be all of us — have a role to play in making sure the city understands what’s at stake.