Significant events that happened (or will happen) on March 2.
- 2020 – City Manager Tarron Richardson presented his $196.6 million operating budget and $35.3 million capital improvement program budget to City Council meeting. Public safety employees appeared during the matters from the public section to lobby for more funding. 
- Web. Charlottesville firefighters, police, community members rally for more funds, Nolan Stout, Daily Progress, World Media Enterprises, March 3, 2020, retrieved March 7, 2020. Print. March 3, 2020 page A1.