Petersburg approves Robert Bobb Group’s request for contract extension

PETERSBURG, Va. (WRIC) — City council members in Petersburg have approved The Robert Bobb Group’s request for a contract extension.

A source tells 8News that the group’s contract was extended through September at Tuesday night’s meeting.

Robert Bobb, head of the group that was brought in to turn around city’s finances, told 8News last month that he planned to ask the city for more time and keep his group around through June.

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