Bert Myrin wins council runoff in ‘an avalanche’


by Madeleine Osberger, Special to the Aspen Daily News Wednesday, June 3, 2015 Printer-friendly version Email this Story Myrin’s 65.6 percent of vote hands Ireland his first electoral loss Bert Myrin is the newest member of Aspen City Council, after handily winning Tuesday’s runoff election with more than 65 percent of the vote. Myrin bested former mayor Mick Ireland, 1,305 to 684, according to results provided by city clerk Linda Manning. “I’m stunned by the margin,” Myrin said Tuesday night from his Hallam Street home, where he welcomed supporters and campaign workers. Myrin said his “bottom-up campaign” that painted him as [...]