Ignorance isn’t bliss | AspenTimes.com
YOUR AD HERE »

Ignorance isn’t bliss

Mark Kittle, in his former role as inspector for the building department of the town of Basalt, permitted the erection of a house measuring more than 6,000 square feet on the ridge of Basalt.

Mark admitted to his successor, Jim Wilson, that the imposition of this huge structure on the town’s landscape was made possible through his “ignorance” of the 5,000-square-foot building limit in the town of Basalt.

Now Mark Kittle is running for Basalt Town Council. If this is the manner in which he conducted his business as our town’s building inspector, what can we expect of him as a councilman?

Libby Sullivan

Support Local Journalism

Basalt


Support Local Journalism

Readers around Aspen and Snowmass Village make the Aspen Times’ work possible. Your financial contribution supports our efforts to deliver quality, locally relevant journalism.

Now more than ever, your support is critical to help us keep our community informed about the evolving coronavirus pandemic and the impact it is having locally. Every contribution, however large or small, will make a difference.

Each donation will be used exclusively for the development and creation of increased news coverage.

For tax deductible donations, click here.
 


Start a dialogue, stay on topic and be civil.
If you don't follow the rules, your comment may be deleted.

User Legend: iconModerator iconTrusted User