Council names officers, appointments


HANCOCK COUNTY — The Hancock County Council elected new officers and made other appointments for 2023.

Jeannine Gray was elected president, a post previously held by former Hancock County Council member Bill Bolander. During the election for president, council members Gray, Scott Wooldridge, Keely Butrum and Mary Noe voted for Gray while Kent Fisk and Jim Shelby voted for Fisk. Robin Lowder abstained.

Noe was unanimously elected vice president.

Wooldridge was unanimously appointed to a seat on the Hancock County Area Plan Commission formerly held by Bolander.

Butrum was elected and Fisk was re-elected to the Hancock County Redevelopment Commission.