Town of Vail Weekly News for the Week of June 26.
After expanding its search for a new town manager, the Vail Town Council has invited additional candidates to visit Vail for on site interviews. The applicants will participate in community tours and interviews on Monday and Tuesday, June 26 and 27. Members of the community are encouraged to drop by a community meet and greet at 5:30 PM, Monday, June 26 at Donovan Pavilion to learn more about the candidates. Interviews with the Town Council and other screening panels will also be taking...
The Town of Vail has added an online survey to collect public comment on potential updates to policies governing the community’s short-term rental market. The survey is located at http://survey.rrcresearch.com/s3/Short-Term-Rentals
and takes only a few minutes to complete.
The Town of Vail remains in a strong financial position according to results of the 2016 audit which was presented to the Town Council earlier this month by Michael Jenkins of McMahan and Associates. The report gave the town a "clean" opinion, which means the auditors believe the financial statements are presented fairly in all material respects.
Personnel from Vail Fire & Emergency Services are set to begin a door-to-door canvass throughout Vail’s residential neighborhoods to help community members learn how best to protect their property from a wildfire. This effort is part of the larger Fire Adapted Vail Initiative which aims to reduce the community’s overall risk by encouraging the use of ignition-resistant construction and fire-resistive landscaping around the home.
A recap of construction activity in Vail.
The Vail Police Department, in an effort to better communicate with our Spanish-speaking community members, is accepting applications for a Police Academy sponsorship from a bilingual applicant. The program includes tuition-free enrollment at the Colorado Law Enforcement Training Academy at Colorado Mountain College in Glenwood Springs and an hourly wage of $26.96 while attending the academy.
Town of Vail Weekly News for the Week of June 19.