FORT WAYNE, Ind. (WOWO): Thursday afternoon, Mayor Tom Henry announced the following appointees to the Legacy review committee:
*Al Moll, Director, Fort Wayne Parks & Recreation Department
*Heather Presley-Cowen, Deputy Director, City of Fort Wayne Community Development Division
*Stephanie Crandall, Legislative & Business Liaison, City of Fort Wayne
*Ron Turpin, Head of Financial Operations – Distribution, Lincoln Financial Group
The goal of the committee is to enhance the City’s Legacy initiative. Under the Legacy review process approved by City Council earlier this week, the nine-member committee will be responsible for reviewing requests for Legacy funding. The fund has about $52 million in the bank, according a spokesman for Mayor Henry.
The committee is comprised of three members of Mayor Henry’s administration, three members of City Council, and three citizen members (one selected by the Mayor, one selected by City Council, and one selected by the committee).