The Portage County Board of Commissioners has appointed three people to the Portage Port Authority Board of Directors.
Directors Tom Chema, president of Hiram College; Neil Mann Jr., president of Allen Aircraft Products Inc., were reappointed for four-year terms and Dominic Bellino of Portage Community Bank was appointed to succeed David Dix on the board.
All terms begin Jan. 1 and end Dec. 31, 2016.
Commissioners noted Dix's exemplary service while serving on the board since 2005.
The port authority was created in 2002 by the Portage County Board of Commissioners.
for the purpose of acquiring, maintaining, operating and improving railroad lines, rights of way, and related facilities and other purposes as indicated in the Ohio Revised Code.