The Town of Paonia Board of Trustees will hold a special meeting at 6 p.m. today (Wednesday, Oct. 5) to discuss proposed comments by the town regarding the Bureau of Land Management Uncompahgre Field Office draft Resource Management Plan. Deadline for submittal of public comments for the RMP is Nov. 1. A draft comment letter being considered for submittal is available on the town website, www.townofpaonia.com.
Immediately following the special meeting the board will hold a workshop to begin public discussion of proposed revenue and expenditures related to the town's fiscal year 2017 budget. Future workshops are scheduled for Tuesday, Oct. 18 and, if needed, Wednesday, Oct. 19.
Delta's second annual "Kickoff to Christmas" takes place Saturday, Nov. 25. This event is sponsored by the Delta Area Chamber of Commerce and First Colorado National Bank.