MOUNT VERNON — The Knox County Democratic Party’s Central Committee will meet Wednesday, Aug. 8, to appoint a replacement for the city treasurer position.
According to Adam Gilson, party and executive committee chairman, any Democrat living within the Mount Vernon city limits interetested in the position can contact Gilson or any other central commitee member.
Anton “Bud” Krutch is currently serving as city treasurer after a temporary appointment made by Mount Vernon Mayor Richard Mavis, following the resignation of Jim Shipley.
The party has 45 days from the time of resignation to appoint a replacement to serve out the rest of Shipley’s term, which expires as the end of 2013.
Gilson can be reached by calling 740-507-4852 or by emailing firstname.lastname@example.org.