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Vail seeks pro and con statements on conference center

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VAIL – The town of Vail is asking people to send in statements for and against the proposed tax increase that will be on the Nov. 8 ballot to raise more money to build a conference center.The town will summarize the comments and send them to voters before the election, as required by law.Comments can be dropped off at the town of Vail office, e-mailed to Lorelei Donaldson at ldonaldson@vailgov.com, or sent by mail to Town Clerk, 75 South Frontage Road, Vail, CO 81657.The deadline for submissions is Sept. 23. The town is seeking a lodging tax increase to help fund construction and operation of a conference center. In 2002, voters approved a tax increase, but it didn’t raise enough money to build and operate the conference center. The vote , therefore, is essentially a do-or-die vote on the center.Vail, Colorado