SEASIDE - The Clatsop County Economic Development Council voted unanimously to retain its current officers for fiscal year 2002-03 during its monthly forum June 25 in Seaside.

Loran Mathews was re-elected chairman, Rosemary Baker-Monaghan as secretary-treasurer; and Jay Holland as the representative for approved interest groups.

Other members of CEDC's 2002-03 executive board are: Lindi Overton, immediate past chairwoman; Don McDaniel, representing the Port of Astoria commission; Robert Green, Board of County Commissioners; Lylla Gabel, representing the cities, and Jack Harris, in a new seat representing the Sunset Empire Transportation District. Alternates are Jim Bergeron, Port of Astoria commission; Russ Earl, county commission; and Cindy Howe, Sunset Empire transportation.