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Town of Vail Marks 50 Years with Community Birthday Party, Tributes on Aug. 23

  • 22 August 2016
Town of Vail Marks 50 Years with Community Birthday Party, Tributes on Aug. 23
The Town of Vail is throwing a community birthday party on Tuesday, Aug. 23 - 50 years to the day it became a new town. The celebration will include a variety of tributes, highlighted by a community gathering from 4 to 6 p.m. at Donovan Park and Pavilion with activities for the entire family.

Last Community Picnic is Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Donovan Pavilion

  • 7 August 2016
Last Community Picnic is Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Donovan Pavilion
The Town of Vail will host its remaining neighborhood picnic of the summer on Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Donovan Pavilion. The picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and food and drink will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

Town of Vail to Sponsor 17th Annual Neighborhood Picnics July 12 and Aug. 9

  • 11 July 2016
Town of Vail to Sponsor 17th Annual Neighborhood Picnics July 12 and Aug. 9
Mark your calendars for the Town of Vail’s 17th annual "Celebrating Community" neighborhood picnic series Tuesday, July 12 at Bighorn Park in East Vail and Tuesday, Aug. 9 at Donovan Pavilion in West Vail. Each picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the town on a first-come, first-served basis. The picnics provide community members with an opportunity to offer comments and suggestions about various topics and to meet members of the Vail Town Council and town staff.

Town of Vail Holiday Schedule Announced

  • 28 June 2016
Most Town of Vail municipal offices will be closed Monday, July 4 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. However, the Police Records Office in the Municipal Building will remain open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Monday. The office is available for front counter service and is open Monday through Saturday each week; closed Sundays.

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.

National Library Week Means Amnesty at Vail Public Library

  • 12 April 2016
National Library Week Means Amnesty at Vail Public Library
For the seventh year, the Vail Public Library is offering a “fine free period” that will kick off during National Library Week, April 10-16.

Take Part in Vail’s Community Survey

  • 28 March 2016
Take Part in Vail’s Community Survey
There’s still time to take part in the Town of Vail community survey which is used to evaluate municipal service levels and to identify community priorities. Residents, property owners, business owners, employees and others impacted by the town are encouraged to participate. The survey is available in two formats:  online at tovsurvey.org/2016, or in a paper format available at the front desk of the Vail Municipal Building. The survey link is also accessible from the Vail Public Library website at vaillibrary.com for those that want to participate using a library computer.

Annual Town of Vail Community Meeting on March 8 Offers Opportunity to Celebrate Successes and Look to the Future with Town Council

  • 6 March 2016
Annual Town of Vail Community Meeting on March 8 Offers Opportunity to Celebrate Successes and Look to the Future with Town Council
Major milestones from 2015 and key focus areas for the future will headline Vail’s Annual Community Meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. Tuesday, March 8 at Donovan Pavilion. The gathering is hosted by the Vail Town Council and town staff.

Town of Vail Community Survey Underway to Identify Municipal Service Ratings, Community Priorities

  • 6 March 2016
Town of Vail Community Survey Underway to Identify Municipal Service Ratings, Community Priorities
The Town of Vail is inviting all residents, property owners, business owners and employees to take part in its biennial community survey which is taking place in two formats, web and mail-back. The survey was last conducted in 2014 and is used to evaluate municipal service levels and to identify community priorities.

2015 Year in Review

  • 24 December 2015
2015 Year in Review
The Town of Vail experienced numerous successes during 2015, highlighted by the FIS Alpine World Ski Championships in February which generated world wide attention and amplified the resort’s preeminent leadership position. A continued focus on upgrading infrastructure and amenities to maintain Vail’s competitiveness resulted in decisions to move forward with a major remodel of the Vail Golf and Nordic Clubhouse, provide additional funding to ensure construction of the Vail I-70 Underpass, facilitate construction of the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens Education Center and build a state-of-the art skatepark. All the while, the town’s financial health remained strong with sales tax collections headed for another record year.

Vail Holiday Preview

  • 16 December 2015
Vail Holiday Preview
Make the most of your holiday in Vail with updates from Vail Mountain, family-friendly activities and practical tips and reminders for getting around town.

Last Community Picnic is Tuesday, Aug. 11 at Donovan Pavilion

  • 9 August 2015
Last Community Picnic is Tuesday, Aug. 11 at Donovan Pavilion
The Town of Vail will host its remaining neighborhood picnic of the summer on Tuesday, Aug. 11 at Donovan Pavilion. The picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. and food and drink will be provided on a first-come, first-served basis.

16th Annual Neighborhood Picnics Coming July 28 and Aug. 11

  • 21 July 2015
16th Annual Neighborhood Picnics Coming July 28 and Aug. 11
Mark your calendars for the Town of Vail’s 16th annual neighborhood picnic series Tuesday, July 28 at Bighorn Park in East Vail and Tuesday, Aug. 11 at Donovan Pavilion in West Vail. Each picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the town on a first-come, first-served basis. The picnics provide residents an opportunity to offer comments and suggestions about various community topics and to meet members of the Vail Town Council and town staff.

Annual Friends of Vail Public Library Book Sale & Bake Sale

  • 19 June 2015
Beginning Thursday, July 3, and running through Sunday, July 6, the Friends of Vail Public Library will be sponsoring their annual Fourth of July Book Sale which will be highlighted by a bake sale on Friday from 8 a.m. to noon in front of the library.

Town of Vail Holiday Schedule Announced

  • 12 June 2015
Most Town of Vail municipal offices will be closed Friday, July 3 in observance of the Independence Day holiday. However, the Police Records Office in the Municipal Building will remain open from 7:30 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. on Friday with the same hours on Saturday, July 4. The office is available for front counter service and is open Monday through Saturday each week; closed Sundays.
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