PARIS,TX-- It was a packed city council meeting Monday night as candidates were picked to fill vacant city, committee and commission boards.
Over 20 Paris residents were selected Monday to fill vacant spots.
David Turner was chosen as a member of the Paris Economic Development Corporation.
Turner hopes that his 30 years of experience dealing with economics will be beneficial to the city of Paris.
"I'm cautiously optimistic that this will be a new day in economic development for the city of Paris," said Turner.
Turner will have a full week of meetings for the Paris Economic Development Corporation.
The Airport and Mainstreet Advisory Boards also filled vacant spots.