If there was any Colorado institution in need to have of radical adjust, the Denver City Council would be a front runner for thought.

Between the challengers for City Council, one particular had unassailable Denver roots and neighborhood encounter that could be transformative on the Council. It was in that spirit we have been terribly hopeful that Tony Pigford could mount a profitable candidacy.

But marketing campaign mismanagement that resulted in $50,000 lawsuit, and Pigford’s participation in push-by social media character assassination have dashed all those hopes for the political newbie.

Pigford’s woes started as early as January of this 12 months, as he warred with his consulting group. According to printed studies, an attorney for Lakewood-based mostly Solidarity Communications explained the firm is trying to get at minimum $50,000 for damages amid a agreement dispute with Pigford.

The incapability to take care of his possess marketing campaign is a substantial indicator of how he would offer with the public’s enterprise on the city council.

Even far more disheartening for these seeking a improve champion on the city council is Pigford’s participation in a social media character assassination marketing campaign, predicated on the publication of non-public communications. Pigford’s evident choice for virtue signaling about really serious strategic criteria is an another indicator he is not nevertheless ready for a city-large leadership put up.


Jennifer Evans, Tankersley Family Basis, Ed Likovich (Vice Chair),Frank Rowe Chalkbeat, Ethan Hemming,Jamaica Burke, Adam Burrows, Kristina Campos, Julie Fincham , Stalker Henderson, Katie Kellen, Barbara Washington



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