Aspen polls open until 7 p.m. at City Hall, Red Brick
Today is election day in Aspen for the second time in the past month. Bert Myrin and Mick Ireland face off in a runoff following the May 5 election in which Myrin, the second-place finisher, came up 10 votes short of winning outright.
In the May 5 election, both Myrin and Ireland finished behind incumbent Councilman Adam Frisch. Myrin earned 994 votes while Ireland recorded 813. As of 4 p.m. Friday, city Clerk Linda Manning had recorded 1,414 ballots for today’s runoff election.
Polls are open today from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. at City Hall and the Red Brick.
The Aspen City Council directed staff to move forward with the Burlingame early childhood education center, but decided it needs more information on the affordable housing units that are part of the schematic design at a work session Monday.