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Applications accepted for Verona rec board

Michael DiVittorio
| Monday, Aug. 6, 2018, 6:06 p.m.
Verona borough building at 736 E. Railroad Ave.
Verona borough building at 736 E. Railroad Ave.

Verona Parks and Recreation Board needs a new member and volunteers for future committees.

Applications to fill a vacancy on the board will be accepted through the end of the month.

Vice chairperson Trish Hredzak-Showalter said she hopes a new member will be appointed in September to fill the unexpired term of Brian Duncan.

Duncan, who had three years remaining on a five-year term, recently resigned to spend more time with his family and the Riverview Athletic Association.

Applicants must be borough residents and at least 18 years old. Letters of interest can be emailed to Janet LoAlbo at jloalbo@veronaborough.org or sent to the borough office at 736 E. Railroad Ave.

Experience in grant writing, programs with youth and/or the elderly and a love of the outdoors is preferred, Hredzak-Showalter said.

The recreation board was established last year. Subcommittees will be formed this year to help with event planning and other projects.

Questions about the board and its committees can be emailed to hredzak@gmail.com.

Michael DiVittorio is a Tribune-Review staff writer. You can contact Michael at 412-871-2367, mdivittorio@tribweb.com or via Twitter @MikeJdiVittorio.

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