Town Center Fountain Plaza in Va. Beach Honors Community Leader

The City of Virginia Beach has announced that Town Center Fountain Plaza has been renamed the James K. Spore Town Center Fountain Plaza. Mr. Spore dedicated years of dedication and service to the City of Virginia Beach from November 1991 to December 2015. Under his leadership, Virginia Beach has been recognized as the Best Place to Live in America, one of the top five Best Managed Cities in the Nation, the Most Livable Large City for Women, winner of the U.S. Senate Medallion of Excellence for Productivity and Quality, and the 24/7 Wall St. Best Run City.

James K. Spore received the Mark E. Keane Award for Career Excellence from the International City Management Association in 2010.