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Valley Roundup 12-11-15

Dec 11, 2015

  Welcome to Valley Roundup. I’m Carolyn Sackariason

Is it appropriate for the town of Basalt to give a developer public tax dollars to build out Willits Town Center? The development company claims it doesn’t have enough money to do it.

Basalt sets local precedent for sharing tax revenues with developerWillits Town Center expansion OK'd in BasaltPan & Fork developer: Park is great, but we need square footage estimate

A councilman in Glenwood Springs is claiming that his colleagues are going behind his back and discussing public matters in private.

Gorgey named interim city manager; Bershenyi walks out, alleges secret meetings

And, will the future of oil and gas drilling be overseen by local governments or not?

Third oil, gas rule-making meeting yields more complaints of finer points

Vail Resorts is realizing the ski town housing crisis and putting $30 million toward it.

Vail Resorts pledges $30M to worker housing projects

Finally, a high profile developer made history in Aspen after he broke records with the most expensive campaign on record.

Bronson was Base 2’s $20K consultantCouncilman calling for change in law on campaign disclosures


Joining me this week are Curtis Wackerle, editor of the Aspen Daily News, Randy Essex, editor of the Glenwood Post Independent and Aspen Times columnist Andy Stone.

Valley Roundup is a production of Aspen Public Radio news.