Workers for Justice and Diversity in Basalt http://aspenpublicradio.org en Basalt's Pan And Fork Mobile Home Park Nearly Empty http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/basalts-pan-and-fork-mobile-home-park-nearly-empty <p></p><p>The process of moving families out of Basalt’s Pan and Fork mobile home park is nearly complete. Just one family remains in the flood-prone neighborhood which will eventually become a public park.&nbsp;</p><p><span style="line-height: 1.5;">Since August, officials from the Town of Basalt have been working with families in the 38 homes, to help them find new housing. The Town purchased part of the trailer park in 2011 so it could redevelop it. Town Manager Mike Scanlon says more than 380 people were living in the park.</span></p> Wed, 26 Mar 2014 13:35:00 +0000 Marci Krivonen 16084 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Basalt's Pan And Fork Mobile Home Park Nearly Empty Basalt Town Council Votes to "Explore Options" proposed by Pan and Fork advocacy group http://aspenpublicradio.org/post/basalt-town-council-votes-explore-options-proposed-pan-and-fork-advocacy-group <p>Elected leaders in the Town of Basalt voted last night to explore alternative options for families being relocated from a trailer park. The Town has been offering cash assistance. But, a group called <em>Workers for Justice and Diversity in Basalt</em> says it’s not enough to pay Basalt’s high rent prices. Aspen Public Radio's Marci Krivonen reports.</p><p> Wed, 11 Dec 2013 17:50:02 +0000 Marci Krivonen 11447 at http://aspenpublicradio.org Basalt Town Council Votes to "Explore Options" proposed by Pan and Fork advocacy group