Elko County Commissioner Delmo Andreozzi detailed regional road needs in advance of the regular county meeting that will include a presentation from Nevada Department of Transportation on plans the agency has for improving state roads and highways. The commissioner also discussed pay raises, recommendations from the budget committee and a proposal to hire a salary study of all county departments.
The Community Foundation of Elko County is hosting giving opportunities to benefit local projects of importance to rural Nevadans. Teri Gage is Chair of the Fund Advisory Committee, and along with Fund Committee Member Katie Neddenriep appeared on “Elko, Live” to discuss the history of the foundation, how to contribute, and outlined the grant process. Gage also provided an update on Lion’s Camp Lamoille fundraising efforts to restore the historic site destroyed by a wildfire in 2017. To date: $416K has been raised toward rebuilding. The group hosts an annual meeting on February 18th, 2020 and invites the community to attend at the Western Folklife