Snowmass candidate forum set for Oct. 16 |

Snowmass candidate forum set for Oct. 16

Staff report

Aspen Journalism, in collaboration with Aspen Public Radio, Aspen Daily News and the Snowmass Sun, is sponsoring a candidates’ forum on Oct. 16 in Snowmass Village Town Council chambers.

The forum begins at 5:30 p.m., and all six candidates for Snowmass Village mayor and Town Council are expected to attend. Aspen Journalism’s Brent Gardner-Smith and Madeleine Osberger will moderate. The community is invited and encouraged to attend the event; light refreshments will be served.

Aspen Public Radio will air a one-hour forum wrap-up on Oct. 17. In addition, the program will be taped by Granicus, thanks to a sponsorship from part-time resident Mel Blumenthal.

Founded in January 2011, Aspen Journalism is an independent news organization covering Aspen, Pitkin County, the Roaring Fork River watershed and western Colorado. Aspen Journalism (, which is supported by more than 40 individuals, organizations and foundations, collaborates with local and regional media organizations on projects and stories.

For more information, contact Madeleine Osberger at

Staff report

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