Elect Nov. 5th
Working for the culture of the city.
Mamie Taylor for 5th District
Richmond City Council
Transparency and clarity
Keep an open line of communication between herself and 5th District constituents and come to you instead of relying on you coming to city hall.
Listen to constituents when making decisions about Richmond Public Schools. This includes parents, students, and teachers.
Advocate and expand property tax exemptions and credits to protect vulnerable citizens from displacement due to gentrification and special interest.
Make sure all city residents have access to beneficial information and opportunities.
Budget oversight, especially for pothole repair and road construction.
Help constituents gain access to affordable housing opportunities, renters resources, and home ownership opportunities.
Dedicate time to meticulously watch our city’s spending and ensure the community's needs are present and heard.
5th district parks
Work to ensure our parks — a place of natural solace within the city — stay open and welcoming to ALL people.
Bridging the gap with the facts
Mamie Taylor is a long time city resident and former 5th District School Board Representative. She’s committed to quality governance, transparency, and equity.
Mamie Taylor a long time Richmond City resident and former 5th District School Board Representative. She's a graduate of Virginia Commonwealth University — receiving her B.S. Degree in Mass Communications. She's married and has three (3) children, who are all graduates of Richmond Public Schools. Currently, she serves as an education advocate for youth and families with special needs.
Mamie is committed to quality governance, transparency, and equity. For too long, certain populations of Richmond have been neglected and ignored in the decisions that impact our lives. As your elected official, she will take a stand for the people and the culture of the city.
The theme for this candidacy is BRIDGING THE GAP using the FACTS. Mamie will make sure Richmonders from all walks of life have the know how to live, work, and play well in the city.
These documents are a reflection of the work Mamie has accomplished during her tenure on the School Board from 2012-2016.
- Richmond Crusade for Voters
- Richmond Democratic Committee
- Hull St. / Midlothian Civic Association
- Parents For Real Change (president)
- 5th District Community Action Team
- Co-founder of The Coalition for Quality Education
- Coalition of 100 Black Women