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Hampton Mayor Delivers State Of The City Address

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HAMPTON—On Thursday, December 1, more than 500 people gathered at the Hampton Roads Convention Center in Hampton to hear the State of the City Address. This marked the first time since 2019 the address was delivered in front of a live audience.

The theme to the State of the City address was “Making a Splash,” which provided a segue into introducing the new Hampton Virginia Aquaplex as one of the many new businesses and developments in the city that has taken place over the last two years. Mayor Donnie Tuck outlined not only how the complex, which is comprised of a community pool, competition venue, and outdoor water park, would not only serve as a way to teach local children about water safety and instruction, it would be a major economic driver.

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