Aspen candidates debate tonight |

Aspen candidates debate tonight

Aspen Times Staff Report
Aspen, CO Colorado

ASPEN ” A tradition in Aspen election season returns Wednesday.

Squirm Night takes place from 5:30 to 8 p.m. at City Council Chambers, located in the basement of Aspen City Hall. The event is open to the public.

The nine candidates for City Council will square off from 5:30 to 6:55 p.m. The four candidates for mayor will take the stage from 7 to 8 p.m.

The event will be moderated by editors from The Aspen Times and the Aspen Daily News. Both newspapers are co-sponsors of the event.

Squirm Night also will be broadcast live by GrassRoots TV, on channel 12. The event will be replayed at 12:30 a.m. Thursday, 8 a.m. Friday, and 8 p.m. Saturday. It also will be available at

Members of the public can e-mail questions for the candidates to either or

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