Small-town mayor seeks senate seat

Small-town mayor seeks senate seat
Local News

By scott miller

EAGLE COUNTY — Don Suppes’ job includes fixing complicated systems. He hopes he can do the same in the Colorado Legislature. Suppes is the Republican candidate for the Colorado Senate in District 5, a large, rural district that encompasses Eagle, Lake, Chaffee, Pitkin, Gunnison, Delta and Hinsdale County. He’s a lifelong resident of Delta County and is currently the mayor of Orchard City, located between Delta and Cedaredge along State Highway 65. Both his business and his stint as mayor convinced Suppes that many of the state’s regulatory systems impose too much of a burden on those being regulated. Suppes …

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