The regular meeting of Delta Emblem Club #462 was held at the Delta Elks Lodge on March 27.
A short order of the opening ritual was performed, led by president Diane Martinez. Roll call of officers showed marshal Chandra Martinez and treasurer Barbara Pierce absent. Four past presidents were in attendance.
Recording secretary Mary Jo Chaffee read the minutes of the previous meeting. They were accepted as read. The reports from the treasurer and financial secretary were also read. They will be filed pending audit.
Vice president Kay Thatcher read the correspondence. Those needing action will be taken up in the proper order of business. Kay read the bills; a motion was made and carried they be paid.
Mary Jo Chaffee read a short community service report which included 92 miles, 12 hours and $14.50 cash.
A short recess was called for the scholarship march. Ruth Marvel won the door prize. It was donated to the scholarship fund.
Under old business, members were reminded of several donations that had been discussed. They were the Supreme Emblem Club president's gift and a special gift to the Delta Elks Lodge. Membership dues will be paid to supreme and state organizations.
Under new business, election of officers was held. Installation of officers will be Saturday, April 8, at 1 p.m. A potluck lunch will be served followed by the installation.
On Dec. 4 Delta County Commissioners Doug Atchley, Mark Roeber and Don Suppes denied the application of Paonia Holdings, LLC for a change of land use for the property at 41322 Highway 133, with an adjacent residence at 41402 Highway 133 and an ancillary property at 16180 Stevens Gulch Road.
The property is owned by Bowie Resources, LLC, and was formerly used as a coal load-out site.