State transportation dept. names new regional director
GRAND JUNCTION – David Eller, a 19-year employee of the Colorado Department of Transportation has been promoted to Region Transportation Director for the region that includes Eagle County and 11 other counties in western and northwestern Colorado. Eller replaces former director Weldon Allen, who has retired after a 35-year career with the department.
Eller will direct approximately 475 employees with an annual budget of about $100 million.
“I’m honored to have this new opportunity,” Eller said. “I’m looking forward to the challenge. “