The Patterson-Westley Chamber of Commerce elected new officers and directors recently, and the chamber plans to meet at 10 a.m. on the third Thursday of each month.

Howard Sword is the new president, and Rick Schiltz is vice-president; Augusta Farley is secretary, and George MacMaster treasurer. 

Other directors include: Rick Barron, Laura Elkinton, Naomi Jacobson, Troy Brown and Rhonda Wheeland. The chamber is in the process of hiring a part-time executive manager.

The Patterson-Westley Chamber of Commerce’s new office is located in the U.S. Bank building, a 1,300-square-foot space with a conference room that will be available to local organizations. It is currently being remodeled.  

A membership drive is planned for the coming months before midyear’s end June 30.

For more information, call 895-8094 or visit

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