Election 2006


Chris Diamond: Air service affects us all

Air service is one of the most important economic drivers for our community, touching directly or indirectly every individual, family, business and organization across our community.

Jim Gill: Yes on Referendum 2B

One element of this new 0.25 percent sales tax that has not been discussed in any detail is the positive impact that a growing city of Steamboat Springs sales tax base would have on the Steamboat Springs Education Fund.

Hill Blackett: No on Referendum 2B

There is nothing as permanent as a temporary tax.

Local Marketing District board would manage new Ref 2B funds in Steamboat

The expected $1.3 million that could be generated annually by Referendum 2B's passage would be administered by the Local Marketing District board.

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Routt County clerk and recorder: Completed ballots ‘flooding in’

700 ballots have been returned as undeliverable

Officials can begin scanning the completed ballots as early as Monday, but the results of those scans will not be known by anyone until Nov. 1.

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Ptarmigan Inn plan concerns some in Steamboat

Hotel could be redeveloped into 10-story condo complex

A major redevelopment project at the base of Steamboat Ski Area is moving forward, but it’s also drawing the ire of some of its neighbors.

Election Guide: South Routt School Board District 6 candidate Tim Corrigan

I am running because I think it is important to have that continuity of leadership and institutional memory that is so important in the functioning of the district.

Election Guide: Steamboat Springs School Board District 2 candidate Wayne Lemley

I am running to increase public education funding in Steamboat and to improve basic reading, math, communication and science education.

Election Guide: Steamboat Springs School Board District 4 candidate Robin Crossan

I feel I continue to have the energy and passion for continuing the process, supporting our staff, parents and community in educating our students and am able to continue to volunteer to do that.

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Forum on Routt County election issues draws crowd

A packed election forum at the Steamboat Springs Community Center on Thursday stayed crowded until the end — when supporters and opponents of a winter air service tax and medical marijuana businesses squared off on the same day many residents received their ballots in the mail.

Election Guide: Steamboat Springs School Board District 5 candidate Rebecca Williams

As a school board member, I see myself representing the voice of our community. I personally represent a demographic that is not currently represented on the school board which gives me a unique perspective.

Election Guide: Steamboat Springs School Board District 5 candidate Sandra Sharp

I have the experience that is necessary to contribute to a successful board. In this time of economic turmoil it is vital to have as much experience and education on the board as possible.

Election Guide: South Routt School Board District 4 candidate Byron Dean

I am running to make sure South Routt students continue to have the best possible education.

Election Guide: South Routt School Board District 4 candidate Jules Palyo

I feel the district has made great strides in becoming a district recognized as “Accredited with Distinction.” I will add assets to make sure we reach this goal.

Election Guide: Steamboat Springs City Council at-large candidate Daryl Levin

I have been asked by many people of the valley to run for City Council and the reasons are my love and passion I have for this valley.