TMRAO Looking For Additional Funds

Jun 1st @ 5:32 pm in News by Scott Staley


TELLURIDE  -  At Tuesday’s Telluride Town Council meeting Telluride Tourism Board CEO, Mike Martelon, and Director of Air Service for the Telluride Montrose Regional Air Organization, Scott Stewart, gave a presentation explaining the troubles facing the Air Organization in the course of requesting a pledge for funding of $50,000 from the town’s 2012 budget.  The Watch reports that The Telluride Ski Resort has already pledged $100,000 to the effort, under the same condition that other entities participate. The other entities are the Town of Mountain Village, the Mountain Village Home Owners Association and the City of Montrose, which are each being asked to pledge $50,000 to the program as well.  Stewart explained to the Council that the need for these additional funds comes as a result of rising fuel costs….
Source: The Watch