Mountain Edition- Sept. 23

Sep 23, 2016

 On this week’s Mountain Edition, hosts Barbara Platts and Elizabeth Stewart-Severy present a compilation of the week’s news.

Topics include:

-AspenFilm’s Filmfest is underway.

-After a recession, bankruptcy, a drawn-out approval process, and an aborted sale in 2015, Related Colorado has finally dumped Base Village from its portfolio.

-A recent split in a citizen’s group in Pitkin County is a bad sign for local democracy.

-A top prosecutor in Aspen is joining the city’s legal team.

-Interviews for a group that will lead Carbondale’s Creative District are wrapping up.

Mountain Edition is Aspen Public Radio's weekly news team. The program includes news stories and features reported by APR reporters and contributors.