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Share your vision

Dear Editor:

Over the next six months, will help guide you through a new kind of public process for the Aspen area. The theme is “Direct Democracy,” and the goal is to understand the values of the people who live and work in the Aspen area ” and to generate a 10-year community vision for the future.

The finished product will be a foundational document for the Aspen City Council and Pitkin County commissioners ” providing guidance for future decisions on issues ranging from housing and managing growth to transportation.

We recognize that free time is rare, and this public process is designed for people who have little time to spare. The next step is a series of small group meetings. Please register for one of these 90-minute meetings (lunch or dinner provided), at There are 11 different meeting times available from Oct. 27 to Nov. 14.

Ben Gagnon

City of Aspen

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