County commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes honored 11 county employees April 2 for their years of service with Delta County.
Devin Violett, lead equipment operator for road and bridge District 3, was honored for 30 years service with the county.
Two employees were honored for 25 years service: Keith Lucy, environmental specialist with the health department, and Karen Nittler, executive assistant for CSU Extension.
John Allen, equipment operator for District 3, was honored for 20 years service.
Three employees were honored for 15 years service: Todd Davey, assistant buildings and grounds supervisor; LaDean Faris, dispatcher; and William Palmer, sheriff's office lieutenant.
Sharing honors for 10 years service were Bob Basher, engineering coordinator; Samuel Martin, detention officer; Elizabeth Meyer, detention officer; and Karen O'Brien, director of the public health department.
On Tuesday, Sept. 11, the Delta County Board of Commissioners called a special meeting to consider the board's response to the Bureau of Land Management's preliminary Environmental Assessment (EA) concerning the lease parcels proposed for the December BLM sale.
Several people from the North Fork were present to provide input.