Aspen voters approve ski area redevelopment
ASPEN, Colo. — Voters in Aspen have narrowly approved a redevelopment plan that will increase the size of the resort's base area. The Aspen Times reported Tuesday that the Lift One plan was approved by a 26-vote margin of 1,555 to 1,529. Aspen Skiing Company's redevelopment proposal encompasses more than 320,000 feet of commercial space including a time-share lodge that will add six condominiums to the base area and a luxury hotel that is expected to offer 81 additional rooms.