No deal, no application, but optimism from Willits developer for new agreement
BASALT (17 miles downvalley from Aspen) — Basalt officials have started working with the developer of Willits Town Center on alterations to the project to accommodate a Whole Foods Market near Aspen. Basalt Town Manager Bill Kane indicated in a recent memo to the Town Council that town staff and the development team from Joseph Freed & Associates (JFA) have talked about how to amend the approvals at Willits.“We are continuing to meet with representatives from Joseph Freed and Willits staff to review plan amendments that will be needed to resolve a new agreement with Whole Foods,” Kane wrote.
By Scott Condon, Sept. 28, 2009, Aspen Daily News
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