The Board of Delta County Commissioners is soliciting letters of interest for the position of county coroner. Kevin Lucy is resigning effective Sept. 2 and by state statute, the county commissioners are to appoint his replacement. The new county coroner would serve the remainder of the term until January 2019, and may run for election in the 2018 election cycle. Letters of interest should include qualifications, experience, education and commitment. Letters should be addressed to the Board of County Commissioners, 501 Palmer, Suite 227, Delta, CO 81416. Deadline for submitting letters is 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, Sept. 6.
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.