This is a brief time lapse of the asphalt removal occurring at Richmond's African Burial Ground, which was paved over by Virginia Commonwealth University and used as a parking lot during the past few years. Faced with protests from the local and national African American communities, the university returned the 3.4 acre lot to the city earlier this year. Future plans for the site are still unclear and an archaeological dig hopes to bring more information about the site to light.

Loading more stuff…

Hmm…it looks like things are taking a while to load. Try again?

Loading videos…