News from the Board of Water Commissioners
At the meeting on Wednesday, February 5th, 2020, Commissioner Greg Jones received an award in recognition of 10 years as an Outstanding Volunteer for the City of Medford. Greg's service to Medford Water Commission began in 2018, but his volunteerism in our community began long before that.
Greg is a former Parks and Recreation Director for City of Medford, and after his retirement in 2003, he served on the City Council for over 8 years. He currently sits on several City commissions/committees.
Left to Right: General Manager Rick Whitlock, Board Chair Daniel Bunn, and Commissioner Greg Jones
Commissioner Rick Whitlock, who filled an unexpired term in 2018, was sworn in at Wednesday's meeting after being reappointed for a new 5-year term by Mayor Gary Wheeler. Rick was elected as Vice Chair of the Board for this calendar year.
In addition to having served as an Oregon local government lawyer for approximately 27 years, Rick is the former City Manager for the City of Klamath Falls. Since retiring from the full-time practice of law in 2014, he has served on many City of Medford commissions/committees.
Left to Right: Commissioner Rick Whitlock and City Recorder Karen Spoonts
Thank you to Greg and Rick, and all of our commissioners, for their guidance of our organization and service to our community.