Community Action Committee board elections planned


One at-large position in Gonzales County is open on the Community Action Committee Board. CACVT administers funds for Weatherization, Neighborhood Services and the Family Outreach Program out of the Victoria office for a nine-county service area.

Persons interested in serving on the board should contact Lauri Schul at CACVT by Friday, Jan. 25 for details at 361-578-2989 or 1-800-365-7712.

Individuals who have an affiliation with and knowledge of the low-income individuals/families and live in the county to be represented can fill a board position. Only individuals meeting CACVT program eligibility criteria are eligible to vote.

Seven seats need to be filled including Calhoun County, DeWitt County, Jackson County, Lavaca County, Refugio County, Victoria County and the one in Gonzales County.

The Gonzales County position will be voted on Thursday, Feb. 8 at the Gonzales City Hall, 820 St. Joseph Street, in Gonzales.