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Bracing for a cold winter

The weather has turned colder at night and we still do not have heat at the Wille Residences at the Aspen Highlands.

The Hines Corporation, who developed the property, says it is not their problem, but they sold us the defective houses. Colorado First Construction, who built the houses, says it is not their problem, but they built the defective house.

The city building department, who inspected the houses and issued the certificates of occupancy, says it is not their problem, but they inspected the houses. The housing office says it is not their problem, and they sure are happy to have a lottery to sell one of the units that has not had heat since Jan. 27.

If you have any interest in doing business with the Hines Corporation, Colorado First Construction, the city building department or the city housing office, just remember: 13 families with 12 children under 5 will be starting another cold weather season with no heat, thanks to these folks. What great business partners these will be.

Tim Reed

Aspen


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