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Directors set for rail shipping facility

By Pat Caldwell
The Enterprise
VALE – The first meeting of the board that will oversee a new agriculture rail shipping center will most likely convene within the next week or so.
That was the message county economic director Greg Smith delivered Monday during an interview with the Malheur Enterprise. Formal letters of congratulations were mailed Monday to seven local residents named to the board.
They will lead the effort to use $26 million in state funding to develop and manage the center.
Smith said the first board meeting would be by phone.
“About a week after that we . . .