Betsy Suerth, a resident of Glenwood Springs, has been selected as the City of Delta's public works and utilities director. She was one of three finalists considered for the position created by the resignation of Steve Glammeyer. Her start date is Nov. 8.
Suerth has seven years of industrial engineering experience and 13 years of engineering experience serving the public sector as a public works director and town administrator, most recently in Garfield County.
On Dec. 2, officers of the Delta Police Department responded to a report of an assault. Officers spoke with a 64-year-old male with a bleeding injury on his neck.