On March 3, the Paonia Board of Trustees conducted a five-hour hearing to determine whether Ms. Peterson should be removed as town clerk. Sworn testimony was taken and 325 pages of exhibits were admitted.
of Delta County:
First, I want to congratulate you for your generosity. I was in a meeting last week where it was quoted that, per capita, Delta County residents are the most generous in the state!
This last year in Delta County has been one step backward, one step forward, a few steps sideways, and then some shuffling in place.
Five hundred of our best jobs are gone, and we fear more layoffs.
On Wednesday, March 11, the Delta County Independent carried the notice of a meeting with U.S. Representative Scott Tipton that very day, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. By the time Delta County citizens received the paper with the notice, Rep. Tipton was long gone.
As a health care professional, business owner, rancher, and longtime Western Slope resident, I support responsible, efficient oil and gas development, like the kind being proposed for the Bull Mountain Unit.
We’ve heard talk about hypothetical health threats of oil and gas drilling; as a dental surgeon, I can tell you the biggest, and real threat to people’s health and well-being is poverty.
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