Va. Beach city treasurer says he’s resigning after 41 years


VIRGINIA BEACH, Va. (WAVY) — Virginia Beach City Treasurer John Atkinson tells 10 On Your Side he is resigning from the position, effective on Dec. 31. 

When asked why he is leaving, Atkinson said in an email to 10 On Your Side’s Andy Fox, “I’m 77 years old and have been working for 41 years as the city treasurer. It’s time for me to step down and spend my children’s inheritance!”

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