Rita Bertolli

  • Blogs

    August 9, 2007

    Rita Bertolli: The Gadfly Who Would Be Mayor

    Rita Bertolli has tangled with the Lakewood City Council and Mayor Steve Burkholder so many times that she's decided that it's better to beat 'em than join 'em. But can a twentysomething activist who rages against "corporate welfare" actually change the course of politics as usual in one of the metr ... More >>

  • Blogs

    January 4, 2007

    Ditching the Deal in Lakewood

    The mayor was all for it. The city council blessed it twice with unanimous approval. The developer was on board, and so was a group of local residents who stood to benefit from the deal. But somebody forgot to ask the citizens of Lakewood whether they wanted to swap 22 acres of Iron Spring Park to ... More >>

  • News

    December 21, 2006

    Letters to the Editor

    From the week of 12/21/2006

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    December 7, 2006

    Trading Spaces

    Lakewood voters are stuck between a ditch and Red Rocks in an upcoming special election.

  • News

    February 19, 2004

    Open Spaced

    After thirty years, Lakewood residents discover that a "future park site" belongs to someone else.