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“I want to assure the city taxpayers, though, that we understand that this is a temporary solution to the day laborers,” Council Member Sally Mounier said. “Our intention is to find a permanent location for the day laborers, hopefully close by so we’re not moving them too far away from where they’re accustomed to.


The threat was made late Feb. 8 on the 4chan.com website, hinting at possible violence in the Aspen zip code. Aspen law enforcement notified school officials there the next day and schools were put on lockout. Meanwhile, the FBI also picked up on the threat and notified police in Carbondale because it believed it came from a computer in the area. All high schools in Basalt, Carbondale and Glenwood Springs were closed for the day.