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Afton briefs from March 4

Planning Commissioners sworn in

Afton Planning Commission swore in new members during its March 4 meeting.

Commissioners Kitty Kilmer, Richard Bend and Mark Nelson, who have all previously served, and newly appointed Commissioner Adam Smerud took the oath of office last week.

Planning Commission also elected its officers during last Monday's meeting. Commissioner Barb Ronningen was re-elected as chairwoman, Commission Kris Koptizke was re-elected as vice chairman and Nelson was re-elected as secretary.

Joint work session scheduled

Afton Planning Commission scheduled a joint work session with Afton City Council during its March 4 meeting.

The joint work session will be April 1 at 5:30 p.m., just before the regular Planning Commission meeting, and will focus on the city's 2013 goals.

-Amber Kispert-Smith