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White River forest chief sticks with controversial route for road to future mansions despite wildfire, wildlife concerns

White River National Forest Supervisor Scott Fitzwilliams is sticking with his earlier decision on a road climbing from the Eagle River to a parcel of private property above Edwards where developers envision a community of luxury homes.  The developers of Berlaimont Estates wanted a straighter road through Forest Service land that reached the middle of […]

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Minturn wrestles with the decade-old promises of a big-dream developer

MINTURN — It’s been more than a decade since Bobby Ginn’s grandiose dream for Minturn collapsed, but the community is still dealing with the fallout.  The former railroad town’s council on Wednesday will weigh a proposal to reduce the millions of dollars in perks the bankrupt Florida developer promised Minturn in 2008. A showdown is […]