Cranbrook, BC (November 14, 2016) -- Members of Council and staff with the City of Cranbrook are saddened to hear of the passing of Neil Muth, President and CEO of the Columbia Basin Trust over the weekend.
“I was shocked to hear about Neil,” says Lee Pratt, Mayor of the City of Cranbrook. “On behalf of Council and the entire staff of the City of Cranbrook, I want to extend our deepest and sincerest condolences to the Muth family, friends and his colleagues with the Columbia Basin Trust.”
In his time with the Columbia Basin Trust, Neil worked hard to help set Trust policies, create programs and direct important funding and support to so many communities around the Basin including the City of Cranbrook.
“Neil has left a wonderful legacy around the entire Kootenay region,” Mayor Pratt adds. “He will be greatly missed.”