The Delta County Memorial Hospital Foundation invites everyone to participate in the sixth annual Pea Green Pedal on Saturday, Sept. 9, beginning from the Lions Pavilion at Confluence Park.
There is an 18- or 4-mile bike ride or a 5k fun run/walk around the lake. Registration cost is $40 for the 5k or the bike ride prior to Aug. 28, and lunch and a T-shirt are included with early registration. Costs go up after Aug. 28 to $45 for the 5k and the bike ride. This year the lunch will be grilled hamburgers and brats donated by Homestead Meats, fruit, pasta salad, ice cream and free beer. Drawings will be held.
The 40-mile bike riders start at 8 a.m., 18-mile bike riders begin at 9:30 a.m. and the 5k fun run/walkers start at 10:30 a.m.
All funds raised from the Pea Green Pedal are dedicated to Delta County Memorial Hospital programs, services and equipment and educational scholarships.
For additional details including registration and bike maps, contact Patti A. Kalahar, foundation liaison and manager, education/marketing for Delta County Memorial Hospital at 874-2291 or firstname.lastname@example.org or go to dcmhfoundation.org.
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.