About Aspen Public Radio


Aspen Public Radio

110 E Hallam Ste.134, Aspen, CO 81611

 (970) 920-9000

Mission Statement of Aspen Public Radio: To support, nourish, and enrich our community by providing informative, entertaining and educational radio and digital programming in a reliable and professional manner.

Aspen Public Radio, broadcasting on KAJX, Aspen and KCJX, Carbondale, is a public radio station located in Aspen, Colorado. It serves communities in the Roaring Fork, Crystal, Colorado, Frying Pan and Eagle River valleys. The station is located in the Red Brick Center for the Arts and its public file is open for inspection during regular business hours.

The station is run by Roaring Fork Public Radio, Inc., a 501(c)(3) corporation (tax ID # 84 - 0884901). A station audit is conducted each spring by Reese, Henry and Company. The audited financials may be viewed at the station during regular business hours. 

Public File Links

KAJX, Aspen, CO | Public Files

KCJX, Carbondale, CO | Public Files

APR Board of Directors

Board Meeting Schedule | All APR meetings are held at Aspen Square Condominium Hotel Conference Room 617 E. Cooper Avenue, Aspen, Colorado 81611 unless noted otherwise here.

September 20, 2018, 3pm

December 20, 2018, 3pm

January 17, 2019, 3pm

March 21, 2019, 3pm

June 20, 2019, 3pm

August 15, 2019, 3pm

September 19, 2019, 3pm

December 19, 2019, 3pm

APR Board of Directors Committee Meeting Schedule

Executive Committee | Meetings as needed 

APR Finance Committee | Finance committee meetings held at 3:30 pm on the second Thursdays of January, March, June, August, September, and December, at Ryan Investment Management, 720 E. Hyman Avenue, Aspen, Colorado

The APR Finance Committee met on Thursday, September 13, 2018. The meeting was closed as the committee discussed matters concerning individual employees.

APR Governance Committee | Meetings as needed

APR Community Advisory Board 

Aspen Public Radio has a Citizens' Advisory Board that is in compliance with the requirements of the Corporation for Public Broadcasting and the Communications Act of 1934. The purpose of the advisory board is to provide a vehicle for effective community input to the station's governing body about station programming, community service and impact on the community from the station's major policy decisions. If you are interested in serving on the CAB, please contact executive director Carolyne Heldman.

Meeting Schedule | Meetings are held at 8:30 am on the first Tuesdays of February, May, August, and November at the Red Brick Conference Room, 110 E Hallam #118 Aspen, Colorado