On The Street
• Fergus Falls-based West Central Initiative has hired Jill Amundson as associate planner concentrating on economic development planning, transportation planning and community development projects. Amundson spent 11 years with West Central Minnesota Communities Action, where she focused on a variety of community initiatives including housing, asset building, transportation, health insurance and food access. Amundson is a Grant County native and a graduate of West Central Area Schools. She lives in Ashby with her husband and two children. West Central Initiative is a regional community foundation serving the nine west-central Minnesota counties including Douglas.