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Valley Roundup, March 24, 2017

Mar 24, 2017

Welcome to Valley Roundup. I’m Carolyn Sackariason.


The Aspen Chamber Resort Association moved its candidate forum to a new place because one mayoral candidate is banned from the original venue.

 Man’s ban from SkiCo property complicates plans for election forum

ACRA election event moved off SkiCo property

And the Pitkin County commissioners are getting some heat for taking out a full page ad in the local newspapers aimed at the Trump family.

 Full-page Trump ad angers Pitkin GOP chairPitCo asks Trump children to work on climate change

Trump protesters’ rally in Aspen draws dozens to Main Street

 

The World Cup finals are over and the International Ski Federation is telling the Aspen Skiing Co. that it’s time to get a new chairlift.

 Key parcel in Lift 1 area saddled with a ‘no-chairlift’ clause

Official: World Cup racing won’t happen in Aspen this November

FIS: Great job hosting races, Aspen, now replace the lift

 

And that will be up for discussion on Monday when Aspen City Council reviews the controversial Gorsuch Haus Hotel proposal, which includes a new lift.

 

 Gorsuch Haus revised, city remains skeptical

In Glenwood Springs, there’s an election on April 4.

GWS pot taxes could reopen detox talks | PostIndependent.com 

http://www.postindependent.com/news/meet-glenwoods-at-large-city-council-candidates/

Meet Glenwood’s Ward 5 council candidatesWillman, Wissing lead money race for Glenwood council

 

And with J.C. Penney closing, there’s not much left at the Glenwood Mall.

J.C. Penney store at Glenwood Mall to close

Finally, the historical society in Glenwood was duped out of $84,000 when it bought what it thought was Doc Holliday’s gun.

$84K misfire? Authenticity of Doc’s gun in doubt