Planning for next year’s USA Pro Challenge bike race in Aspen is already underway. Despite some complaints this year because of road closures it appears the bike race has the support of local government officials and will become a yearly event. This despite a lack of evidence showing any economic gains for the upper valley. Aspen Public Radio's Roger Adams explains:
Steve Skadron is Aspen’s Mayor . This week Aspen Public Radio asked him what the was the economic boost from hosting the USA Pro Challenge bicycle race.