Volunteers of America (VOA) will no longer lease the kitchen at the Delta Senior Center to prepare meals for its clients because VOA has acquired a new kitchen. However, VOA wishes to continue to serve meals at the Senior Center. Council agreed to reduce VOA's lease fee from $500 to $250 monthly and change the renewal date to July of each year.
In other business at the June 20 meeting, Mary Cooper was appointed to fill a vacancy on the Delta Planning Commission. Cooper served as a councilmember for 11-plus years. She replaces Gerald Roberts who was recently elected to city council.
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.