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Letter: Bert has the cure

Recently on Aspen Public Radio, Carolyn Sackariason moderated a discussion between the City Council runoff candidates Bert Myrin and Mick Ireland. When asked, “Isn’t it time for a fresh voice on City Council?” Mick respondedthat if one needed a doctor for a medical problem, one would want the doctor who had cured the problem many times before.

We have seen Dr. Ireland’s “cures” many times before. The Aspen Art Museum cure, the Lift 1 cure, the hydroplant cure. Ignoring signs and symptoms of “parking gate” and huge cost overruns on numerous city projects, it’s time for a second opinion. Please vote for Bert.

Yasmine de Pagter


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