The Longview Downtowners have elected new executive officers for the coming fiscal year.
Lindsey Cope with the Cowlitz Economic Development Council was elected the President. Marc Silva with Columbia Bank is the first vice president and Lonnie Knowles with Community Advocate is the second vice president. Stephanie McGraw with The Office 842, Silver Star and the Triangle Tavern is the secretary and Lorie Bickar with Heritage Bank is the treasurer.
Members of the group support each other's business and community activities of Longview, Kelso, Rainier and other local communities.
Membership is open to all businesses, individuals and organizations. Membership dues are $25 a year.
The next Longview Downtowners meeting will occur at 8 a.m. Thursday at the Olde Creekside Cafe 1323 Commerce Ave., Longview.