Advocacy

  • 2023 Election - Voter resources for ballot measures

    Be heard – VOTE!

    While the Basalt Chamber does not take a stance on a particular political candidate, we do advocate on business issues. Part of this advocacy includes ensuring that community members have access to unbiased information so that individuals can be informed voters. Below is a collection of…

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    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
  • Local Chamber Organizations Unite to Launch the Mountain Chamber Alliance (MCA)

    Glenwood Springs, Colorado – May 13, 2022 – Chambers of commerce in the Roaring Fork and Colorado River Valleys including Aspen Chamber Resort Association, Basalt Chamber of Commerce, Carbondale Chamber of Commerce, Colorado River Valley Chamber and Glenwood Springs Chamber Resort Association are proud to join the Mountain Chamber Alliance… Read More

    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
  • 2021 Election - The Spirit of 3A

    Be heard – VOTE!

    The Board of Directors of the Basalt Chamber of Commerce (BCC) endorses the intent of the ballot question 3A (aka “Basalt Forward Program”) that has been proposed by the Town of Basalt. Under the ballot question, the Town Council is seeking taxpayer approval to raise an…

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    Categories: Advocacy, Goverment
  • 2020 Election - Voter resources for ballot measures

    Be heard – VOTE!

    The Basalt Chamber does not take a stance on a particular political candidate, however we do advocate on business issues.

    The chamber shall consider the merits of an issue based on the following criteria:

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    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
  • Amendment B: Strengthen our Community Pillars

    At a time when partisan politics seem to seep into most any topic, it’s a breath of fresh air to see an issue on which a majority of Colorado Democrats, Republicans, and unaffiliated voters should agree: Colorado’s lopsided Gallagher Amendment has to go. 

    Mountain chambers of commerce including Vail Valley… Read More

    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber
  • Good News On Health Insurance

    We are excited to announce that individuals and businesses will have more choices when it comes to selecting a health care plan for 2021. This is the first time in several years that there’s been competition in the small group and individual marketplaces.

    There’s a big story behind the change,… Read More

    Categories: Advocacy, Chamber