Houston & Peach

Fort Valley Council puts Dankel on commission

FORT VALLEY – The City Council voted unanimously Thursday night to immediately appoint JoAnn Dankel to the Utilities Commission seat she won in the Nov. 3 election.

Dankel will serve the remaining time in the term vacated by Walter Lanter after Lanter’s death in January. Dankel beat Marvin Crafter in the election for the new term, which begins in January.

The council did not discuss proposed changes to its noise ordinance.