Protested for-profit prison towns (Town of Ault)

Beryl Lipton filed this request with the Town of Ault of Ault, CO.
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From: Beryl Lipton

To Whom It May Concern:

Pursuant to the Colorado Open Records Act, I hereby request the following records:

Any and all materials regarding or referencing the potential of a privately-operated prison within the jurisdiction of this agency. Please include (but do not limit to):

- all communications between any representative of this jurisdiction and any representative of the company in question (emails, letters, text messages, etc.)
- other communications (emails, letters, text messages, etc.)
- memorandums of understanding
- contracts and associated amendments, exhibits
- Requests for Proposals and all associated responses, questions, responses
- comments from the community, meeting minutes, council notes

For further clarification, please feel free to call 617-299-1832.

The requested documents will be made available to the general public, and this request is not being made for commercial purposes.

In the event that there are fees, I would be grateful if you would inform me of the total charges in advance of fulfilling my request. I would prefer the request filled electronically, by e-mail attachment if available or CD-ROM if not.

Thank you in advance for your anticipated cooperation in this matter. I look forward to receiving your response to this request within 3 business days, as the statute requires.


Beryl Lipton

From: Town of Ault

To Whom it May Concern:

I have no record of a previous email or request from you. I have attached an Ordinance regarding any potential prison in our jurisdiction, which would require a vote of the electorate.

There are no communications, requests or other documentation on this matter.

Sharon Sullivan
Town Clerk/Treasurer
Town of Ault

From: Beryl Lipton

Hello Ms. Sullivan,

Thank you so much for your letter. I really appreciate it, and I apologize for not having responded sooner.

All the best to you and your team,