The Base Village Metropolitan Districts 1 and 2 are public entities known as special districts. The Districts were formed under Colorado law to provide public infrastructure and services necessary for the development of the Base Village project in the Town of Snowmass Village, Colorado. Special districts are often used in Colorado to provide public services that are necessary for new growth. District 1 is the commercial district. District 2 is primarily a residential district, but also includes the Aspen Skiing Company’s commercial operations in Hayden Lodge.