The Regional District of Kootenay Boundary said in a media release that Diane Langman has been named board chair for a second term.
Chair Langman has served for the past four years both as Warfield director at the RDKB and mayor of the Village of Warfield.
Electoral Area C/Christina Lake Director Grace McGregor was re-elected as board vice-chair for a fourth consecutive term. Rossland Director Andy Morel also ran for the position of vice-chair.
Both the board chair and vice-chair serve a one-year term.
“I am humbled that the board has once again placed their confidence in me to lead our regional government," ” said Chair Langman.
The ongoing pandemic and a lengthy freshet emergency in the Boundary in Spring 2020 were two major challenges we faced and continue to face in 2020. I pledge to continue to work closely with Vice-chair McGregor to lead us through the next year not only as we face the Covid-19 pandemic but as we continue to deliver important services to our residents across the region."
Electoral Area C/Christina Lake Director Grace McGregor was re-elected as board vice-chair for a fourth consecutive term.
McGregor said she wanted to thank the board for re-electing me as vice-chair.
"Chair Langman and I already have a good working relationship after a year serving together, and I know we will build on that relationship to do our best to serve the board and the residents of our region,” said McGregor.
The next meeting of the RDKB Board of Directors will take place at 1 p.m. on November 26 by Zoom Meeting.
The meeting link is available at rdkb.com.