Delta County treasurer Lisa Tafoya said she is planning to make an official announcement of her bid for re-election at the Delta County Republican Party Central Committee meeting on Tuesday, Sept. 5.
The meeting is scheduled for 6 p.m. at the Surface Creek Baptist Church located at the intersection of 2200 Road and Highway 92 at Austin.
Tafoya began working in the county treasurer's office in 2007. She was appointed to the county treasurer's position in 2013 and then won election to the post the following year. She has served as the county treasurer since Sept. 2013.
Tafoya has earned certification from Colorado Mesa University as a Colorado treasurer and as a Colorado public trustee.
At about 9:50 p.m. Saturday, Oct. 14, officers of the Delta Police Department were dispatched to a robbery reported at Arby's, located at 107 Gunnison River Drive. An extensive search of the area was conducted and the suspect was not located.
The suspect was reported to have walked into Arby's and after a brief conversation with an employee, was able to leave the store with a small amount of cash and coins.