The Surface Creek Animal Shelter invites the public to the grand opening of its new building this coming Saturday. Folks are invited to bring their dogs for a walk along the nearby Surface Creek Trail at 9:30 a.m. Then, starting at 10:30 a.m. volunteers will conduct tours of the new shelter at 265 SE High Country Avenue and groomers, trainers, and volunteers will be on hand. The ribbon cutting ceremony will be held at 11 a.m. T-Shirts are available for a minimum donation. Free cupcakes and drinks for people. Goodie bags for cats and dogs. For information call Bruce Joss at 303-907-1417.
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.