City Government http://aspenpublicradio.org en Dwayne Romero sworn in http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/dwayne-romero-sworn <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Aspen City Council has finally filled the seat vacated by Mayor Steve Skadron following his election this May. Last night (Mon., 7-8-2013), the council swore in its newest member. Aspen Public Radio’s Rebecca Kruth reports.</span><span style="line-height: 1.5;">&nbsp;&nbsp;</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The fifth city council seat is no longer empty.</span></p> Tue, 09 Jul 2013 16:21:00 +0000 Rebecca Kruth 4178 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Dwayne Romero sworn in Romero wins city council seat, no dice needed http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/romero-wins-city-council-seat-no-dice-needed <p></p><p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Aspen City Council spent weeks narrowing down a pool of applicants to decide who will fill the seat left vacant by Mayor Steve </span>Skadron<span style="line-height: 1.5;">. The council made its final decision this week, but it almost came down to a tie-breaking dice roll. Aspen Public Radio’s Rebecca </span>Kruth<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> reports.</span></p> Thu, 04 Jul 2013 00:41:51 +0000 Rebecca Kruth 3935 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Romero wins city council seat, no dice needed Roll of a die could determine deadlocked city council seat vote http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/roll-die-could-determine-deadlocked-city-council-seat-vote <p></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The Aspen City Council is deadlocked in its decision on who should fill its remaining open seat. After whittling the choices down to four, city council members found themselves at odds at last night’s (Tues, 7-2-2013) special meeting. Aspen Public Radio’s Rebecca Kruth reports.</span></p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">It could all come down to the roll of a die.</span></p> Wed, 03 Jul 2013 05:26:36 +0000 Rebecca Kruth 3881 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Roll of a die could determine deadlocked city council seat vote Eleven Applicants Vye for Open Aspen City Council Seat http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/eleven-applicants-vye-open-aspen-city-council-seat <p>Eleven people have applied to fill a vacant seat on Aspen City Council. Monday afternoon was the deadline to turn in an application and two of the candidates who ran in this spring’s municipal election applied.</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">The council seat was vacated when Steve </span>Skadron<span style="line-height: 1.5;"> became mayor earlier this month. He had two years left in his term, which will be filled by one of the applicants. City council will vote on who gets the job.</span></p> Mon, 17 Jun 2013 23:58:06 +0000 Marci Krivonen 3106 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Eleven Applicants Vye for Open Aspen City Council Seat Aspen Elects Steve Skadron as its New Mayor http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/aspen-elects-steve-skadron-its-new-mayor <div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>After months of campaigning and build-up, the City of Aspen finally has a new mayor. The results of yesterday’s run-off election tipped in favor of current council member Steve Skadron. Skadron was one of two slow-growth candidates that advanced to the run-off after winning a municipal election in early May. Aspen Public Radio’s Marci Krivonen&nbsp;reports.</div><div>&nbsp;</div><div></div><div>&nbsp;</div><div>Current City Council member Steve Skadron received the news of his win in the room where he’s spent many long evenings: City Council chambers. Wed, 05 Jun 2013 04:45:56 +0000 Marci Krivonen 2406 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Aspen Elects Steve Skadron as its New Mayor