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At the annual membership meeting of the West Central Nebraska Development District (WCNDD) in North Platte, Dana Harris of Grant, Doug Schultz of Curtis, Ashley Rice-Gerlach of Cambridge, and Larry Cooper of Stapleton were elected to the governing board.  
They join board members Mike Tuttle and Bruce Luehrs both of Ogallala, Richard Colson of Paxton, and Todd Roe of Brady.    
The board meets monthly and is responsible for WCNDD policies and oversight of funds.  
Membership is comprised of representatives of municipal units of government as well as private entities; as required by the Economic Development Administration.   
The annual meeting was held at the Golden Spike Tower- Bailey Yards in North Platte and hosted members and visitors across the 18 countywide WCNDD District.  
Karl Elmshaeuser, executive xirector of WCNDD presented the following awards: Jessie Faber of the City of Grant- Clerk of the Year; Ogallala Community Redevelopment Authority – Project of the Year; and the City of Cambridge received the Horizon Award.  
Retiring governing board members J.R. Houser of Frontier County and Earl McNutt of Red Willow County were recognized for their service to the board.  
The next membership meeting is set for June 18, 2014.