Jason McGrann

Attending the first Perry Cultural Distict meeting were, clockwise from bottom, Shawn Kenney, sports director at KDLS Radio; Betsy Peterson of Betsy Peterson Designs, Bob Wilson, Chamber executive director; Sven Peterson, Perry assistant city administrator; Mary Nichols of Mary Rose and Art on the Prairie; Pat Snyder, publisher of the Perry Chief, Dallas County News, Northeast Dallas County Record and Grimes Today; Perry City Councilman Phil Stone; Mavis Struyk; Kellie Flanery of RetroLux Salon, Pete Malmberg, Forest Park Museum curator; and Samantha Smith, news director at KDLS.