By the Crested Butte News Editorial Staff

The Mt. Crested Butte Town Council, Crested Butte Town Council and Gunnison County Board of Commissioners (BOCC) have passed resolutions taking positions on several 2018 local ballot measures. Not every governing body has taken a position on every issue, although each has weighed in on Amendment 74 and 7D. The News staff has compiled that information below.

The BOCC opposed the amendment. County commissioner John Messner said, “The passing of the takings amendment [Amendment 74] would essentially allow every piece of ranchland we see now to subdivide into as small of subdivisions as they want, so long as it’s not in a conservation easement.”

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