Montezuma County officials elected in November will be sworn into office today at 9 a.m. by 22nd Judicial Judge Doug Walker.
The newly elected officials are Montezuma County Commissioners Kent Lindsay and Joel “Joe” Stevenson, and 22nd Judicial District Attorney Matt Margeson.
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Lindsay will represent the District 2 area of Cortez; and Stevenson, the District 3 area of Mancos.
Margeson has been the assistant DA and will replace former DA Will Furse, whose has reached his term limit. Furse has been hired to continue working as a prosecutor for the DA’s office.
The Montezuma County Board of County Commissioners will host a meet and greet for the newly sworn in commissioners today from noon to 2 p.m. The event will be hosted in the Board of County Commissioner Hearing Room, 109 West Main St., Cortez.