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Town of Coeburn
Town Manager, Drew Mullins, presented Council members last week with a proposed Budget for the towns take over of the Public Works Department. When compared the towns projected budget line-item-by-line-item with VWNA current contract, the Town Manager has estimated a monthly cost to operate public works of $84,377 per month in comparison with VWNA monthly cost of $117,866, which represents a monthly savings of $33,489 per month or $401,871 per year. In addition, the Towns Public works projected budget included adding 3 part-time public works positions and a 10% contingency equaling $112,648 which may bring extra savings to the town, if not used. The town offered the VWNA employees continued employment with the town in their current capacity and eleven VWNA employees have applied and were granted positions with the town.
Coeburn Economic Development Authority

The Coeburn Economic Development Authority was created by the Virginia General Assembly in 2009. The board consists of five (5) member who are appointed by Town Council. The Coeburn EDA will work closely with the Wise County IDA and VCEDA, as well as other organizations, toward community and economic development in the town.

Charles Kiser
Vice-chairman

Term:
July 8, 2013 - June 30, 2017

Charlie McConnell
Chairman

Term:
November 8, 2010 - June 30, 2017

Dennis Bolling

Term:
July 8, 2013 to June 30, 2015

Ruthie Rainey

Term:
July 8, 2013 to June 30, 2017

Veronica Buchanan
Secretary - Treasurer

Term:
August 12, 2012 - June 30, 2015