By MELINDA WILLIAMS
Pulaski Vice Mayor Greg East recently will serve as vice-chair of New River Valley Planning District Commission Board of Directors during the 2014-15 fiscal year.
East was elected to the position during a recent meeting of NRVPDC, which is described as “a regional agency that provides assistance to local governments and serves as a forum for issues of mutual concern.”
In addition to Pulaski County, the PDC also serves the counties of Floyd, Giles and Montgomery, as well as Radford City. Radford University and Virginia Tech also are members.
Other board members elected are: Chairman, Kevin Sullivan of Virginia Tech; treasurer, Scott Weaver of Christiansburg; member at large, Joe Carpenter of Radford University, and past chair, Mike Patton of the town of Floyd.