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James City County names new economic development director

James City County names new economic development director

James  City County announced a new economic development director on Friday.

Amy Jordan, who served as Hampton’s redevelopment manager in the city’s economic development department, will take over as director on April 17.

“As we continue to reshape our vision for James City County through our new strategic plan, Ms. Jordan and the department of economic development will be a major player in bringing businesses to James City County,” said Bryan Hill, county administrator, in a news release.

Former director Russell Seymour was moved to the General Services department in December.

Jordan, who is from the Peninsula, oversaw the redevelopment of Coliseum Mall into...

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