Corn Belt annual meeting will be Wednesday in Fort Dodge

HUMBOLDT – “Enhancing Quality of Life” is the theme for the 67th Corn Belt Power Cooperative Annual Meeting Wednesday at the Best Western Starlite Village Inn and Suites, Fort Dodge. The theme centers on Corn Belt Power’s commitment to the communities it serves with reliable, affordable electricity.

Corn Belt Power, headquartered at Humboldt, is a generation and transmission electric cooperative providing power to nine electric cooperatives and one municipal cooperative that serve farms, rural residences, small towns and commercial/industrial members in 41 northern Iowa counties.

The business portion of the meeting will begin at 10:30 a.m. and will include reports on Corn Belt Power’s 2013 operations and financial status. Donald Feldman, president of the board of directors, and Kenneth Kuyper, executive vice president and general manager, will give updates on cooperative business.

Elections will be held for representatives to the Corn Belt Power board of directors from Iowa Lakes Electric Cooperative and Prairie Energy Cooperative.