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Basalt voters narrowly reject Pan and Fork purchase, park

Nov 9, 2016

Voters in Basalt were asked to decide if the town should purchase this property, the site of the Pan and Fork mobile home park.
Credit Elizabeth Stewart Severy, Aspen Public Radio News

Unofficial results indicate that Basalt voters narrowly rejected ballot questions related to buying the former Pan and Fork mobile home parcel. Tuesday night results show that about 52 percent of voters said “no” to the town buying the land to build a park, and about 55 percent voted against park-related improvements.

Aspen Public Radio’s Elizabeth Stewart-Severy spoke with Basalt mayor Jacque Whitsitt as the votes were being counted.