The Liberty Center village council elected Terry Bowers as president for the new year. Committee assignments were also made at last week’s organizational meeting, with Bowers chairing the cemetery committee. Brian Rogers will be the chair for the finance and zoning committee. Roger Fisher is head of safety, and Dennis Wittenmeyer will chair the economic development and parks committee. Chris Schultz will be chair of the street committee.
Liberty Center council passed the first reading on the appropriations for 2014; and they approved a 5-year financial commitment to the Henry County Community Improvement Corporation, at $1,000 per year.
At the first meeting of the year, Council also discussed the make-up of the board that will over see the regional water plant; and about the need to purchase a small dump truck.