Commissioners re-elect Doug Atchley chairman

By Annette Brand

At their organizational meeting Jan. 2, commissioners Mark Roeber and Don Suppes re-elected commissioner Doug Atchley chairman of the Board of County Commissioners for 2018. Roeber was re-elected vice chairman.

The BOCC will meet the first and third Mondays of each month beginning at 8:30 a.m. If circumstances, such as holidays, prevent meeting on those dates, substitute dates will be posted in advance.

Regular BOCC meetings are held in Room 236 of the Delta County Courthouse. Work sessions will be scheduled as needed.

The official newspaper for Delta County is designated as the Delta County Independent. Emergency radio stations are KVNF and KUBC.

All three commissioners will serve on the courthouse security committee, Airport Advisory Board, Fair Board, Delta County Housing Authority, 7th Judicial District and as library board representative in each of their respective districts. They will represent the county with the Associated Governments of Northwest Colorado, Recreation Task Force and Colorado Counties, Inc.

County administrator Robbie LeValley will join all three commissioners in representing Delta County with Club 20.

Additional roles in local, regional and state entities were divided among the three commissioners.