Virginia Beach hires new city manager

Posted at 5:29 PM, Jan 26, 2016

Virginia Beach, Va. – The City of Virginia Beach now has a new city manager.

They’ve hired Dave Hansen, a 10-year veteran with the Virginia Beach city government who also spent 30 years in the military.

This comes after Former City Manager James K. Spore retired in December. Spore spent 24 years in office.

Hansen will start immediately.

He was one of three deputy city managers in the city who was overseeing several departments including budget and management services, communications and IT, finance, public utilities and public works.

He has been working with the city since 2006.