EDC tables rail funding, elects officers

The Mount Vernon Economic Development Corporation Board of Directors tabled action on funds for the local rail port project, elected officers, and heard appeals for funding for downtown building and sidewalk improvements at its May meeting.

Mark Sachse was elected president of the board. Jeremy Cameron was elected vice-president, and Gail Reed was elected secretary/treasurer. See the May 30 edition of the Mount Vernon Optic-Herald for more details about these actions.