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Local leaders hopeful for Colonial Williamsburg despite loss of Kimball

Local leaders hopeful for Colonial Williamsburg despite loss of Kimball

The Williamsburg community responded with sadness, disappointment and some hope after learning Colonial Williamsburg has been losing money for years, that people will be laid off and the Kimball Theater will close in the coming week.

"I think it's a big change that hopefully will lead to some good things for Colonial Williamsburg and our community," said Jeanne Zeidler, former Williamsburg mayor. "I applaud the emphasis on going back to the core mission. I think that's great because I think it's a very important educational and cultural institution not only for our community, but for the country."

Ziedler attended a presentation by Colonial Williamsburg...

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