Local district ranger heads to capital

Local district ranger heads to capital
Local News

By Melanie Wong

EAGLE COUNTY — After working with the Eagle/Holy Cross Ranger District for the last six years, District Ranger Dave Neely will be leaving the area for a new position in Washington, D.C.At the capital, he’ll work as a legislative affairs specialist, acting as a liaison between the U.S. Forest Service and Congress. While it’s work that he has been interested in pursuing for a number of years, Neely said he wanted to be a district ranger first and will miss working in the Colorado mountains.“When I look around at the landscape I have here, the land owned by all of …

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