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Vail Town Council to Consider Approval of Recreational Drone Ordinance at Oct. 4 Meeting

  • 21 September 2016
Vail Town Council to Consider Approval of Recreational Drone Ordinance at Oct. 4 Meeting
The Vail Town Council will review second reading of an ordinance that would regulate the recreational use of unmanned aircraft systems, or more commonly called UAS or drones, within the town at its regular evening session on Tuesday, Sept. 20. The final review of Ordinance No. 21 will be listed as a public hearing on the meeting agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers with opportunities for public comment. The Town Council voted 6-0 to approve first reading of the ordinance at its Sept. 20 meeting.


Vail Welcomes Ernest Saeger as Special Events Coordinator

  • 27 July 2016
Vail Welcomes Ernest Saeger as Special Events Coordinator
The Town of Vail is pleased to announce the hiring of Ernest Saeger to fill the position of special events coordinator. Saeger will be responsible for coordinating the overall town operations for special events including development and implementation of event permitting processes and will be the liaison for event promoters.

Vail America Days™ Announces the Parade Category Winners from July 4

  • 4 July 2016
Vail America Days™ Announces the Parade Category Winners from July 4
Event organizers announced the parade category winners of the Vail America Days™ parade following the parade which took place from 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. today within Vail Village and Lionshead Village. There were a wide variety of new participating groups this year and the high quality and uniqueness of the floats made it exciting for the judges and guests to enjoy the Spirit of America themed parade.

Community Priorities, Service Levels Identified in Town of Vail Surveys

  • 21 June 2016
Affordable and adequate housing for employees has been identified as a top priority by respondents to the Town of Vail’s latest community outreach efforts. The housing topic was prominently noted in the town’s biennial survey conducted in March as well as a new “Employer-Employee” survey, also fielded in the spring. Together, the surveys recorded the opinions of more than 2,000 respondents. When asked to evaluate nine topics of interest to elected officials and staff, a focus on “housing for middle income and service worker households in vital support roles” topped the list. Rounding out the top five were: parking opportunities for residents, economic vitality, environmental sustainability and transportation needs. The findings were presented to the Town Council on June 21 by the research firm RRC Associates.

Vail America Days™ Fourth of July Parade and Schedule Announced

  • 9 June 2016
Vail America Days™ Fourth of July Parade and Schedule Announced
Vail’s annual Fourth of July parade promises to be the best ever following an overwhelming response from clubs and organizations that will be participating. A waiting list has been created for additional entries. The 2016 parade will start at Golden Peak at 10 a.m. on Monday, July 4 and will wind its way through Vail Village, ending in Lionshead. The theme for the parade is “Spirit of America” providing guests and participants with the opportunity to celebrate a wide variety of milestone and/or traditions of America.
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