New Richmond

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New Richmond
—  City of Austenasia  —



Coat of arms
Nickname(s): "Wrythe of New Virginia"
Motto: Montani semper liberi
(Latin: "Mountaineers are always free")
Country Flag of Austenasia.png Empire of Austenasia
Established 16 August 2013 (as Crown Dependency)
7 September 2014 (became Town)
9 January 2017 (became City)
 - Representative HIH Lord Admiral Joseph Kennedy, Duke of Bohemia
 - Mayor Victoria Hathaway, Countess of Sydney
 - Baroness Lady B. Barger, Baroness of New Richmond
 - Police Inspector Inspector E. Barger
 - Total 13
Time zone UTC-5

New Richmond is a City of the Empire of Austenasia situated in North America. Originally established as a Crown Dependency on 16 August 2013, the territory was formally annexed by an Imperial Decree, and transitioned into a Town on 7 September 2014. It was granted city status on 9 January 2017.

New Richmond is the most highly populated local administrative division of the Empire, with thirteen residents living in five different houses.

HIH Lord Admiral Joseph Kennedy is the current Representative of New Richmond, having held said office since the transition into a Town.


New Richmond, as an Austenasian City, is represented in Parliament by a Representative elected by the Subjects whom reside in and near the City no less than every five years. New Richmond is administered locally by the Mayor who, among other duties, presides over the City Council. The office of Mayor of New Richmond is currently vacant. Laws and border security are under the jurisdiction of the New Richmond Police Force, a unit of the Austenasian Police.

List of Representatives

Number Picture Name Political views Took office Left office Notes
1 HRH The Grand Duke Joseph.jpg HIH Lord Admiral Joseph Kennedy, Duke of Bohemia Libertarian 7 September 2014 Incumbent Acting until 12 October 2014. Oversaw Town Council elections and annexation of West Richmond. Presented Act of Parliament allowing the Emperor to make former, current and future Governors and Governing Commissioners subjects. Presented the Speaker of the House Act 2014. Appointed Chancellor on 17 October 2014. Elected Prime Minister on 4 March 2015. Oversaw New Richmond's change from Town to City.

List of Mayors

Number Picture Name Political views Took office Left office Notes
1 Victoria Hathaway, Countess of Sydney Conservative 9 February 2017 Incumbent Elected following New Richmond's elevation to City-status. Romantic partner of Lord Admiral Joseph Kennedy, Prime Minister of the Empire and Representative of New Richmond