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Council Highlights

After more than a decade, the Town of Vail is changing the format of Vail Town Council Highlights.

You can now view council meeting highlights as they happen or anytime afterwards via the Town Council’s Twitter account at http://twitter.com/VailTownCouncil . You do not need a Twitter account to access the Council Highlights.

VailTownCouncil: RT @VailGov: Great turnout at Bighorn Park for neighborhood picnic w/ @VailTownCouncil @Vailrecdistrict @vailmtn. See you at Donovan Park o… 16 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @VailGov: Rain or shine! Free picnic lunch at Bighorn Park 11:30 to 1, sponsored by @VailTownCouncil and friends @Vailrecdistrict @vailm… 18 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: RT @VailGov: Live coverage of #Vail's Sustainable Destination assessment at 2pm from@HighFiveAM on Comcast Channel 5. https://t.co/6H3Qodtq… 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council and Japanese delegation are headed to Ford Amphitheater for reception and Hot Summer Nights concert. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Today's meeting adjourned. Be Safe. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Vail Town Council and Japanese Delegation https://t.co/fk9VolejD4 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: After final comments, participants will take a few minutes for photos before the meeting is adjourned. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Sustainable Destination auditor, Dr. Magdalena Muir describes the process for this certification. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Environmental Sustainability Manager, Kristen Bertuglia is speaking about Vail's efforts to become a certified Sustainable Destination. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Correction: The Town of Yamanouchi will now present starting with a video. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: The Town of Yamanouchi will not present starting with a video. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
First up for the meeting is introductions and business card exchange, followed by a presentation by Mayor Chapin. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council will now meet for the Business Meeting with Yamanouchi-machi Japan Delegation to discuss being a Sister City. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Executive Session has ended. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council will now go into Executive Session followed by the Business Meeting with Japan Delegation. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Mason asks why there are so many cones in the main Vail roundabout. Public Works Director Greg Hall said that they are doing concrete repair 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Langmaid asks if there is an update about resident access to Village Center during special events. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Matters of Mayor, Council and Committee Reports is up. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next item- Information Update. Executive Session will be moved after Information Update and Matters of Mayor, Council and Committee Reports 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
After no comments during Citizen Participation, next up is PEC Update. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: First item on agenda is a Citizen Participation. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Vail Town Council has convened. 6 of 7 members are present. Cleveland absent. Follow @VailTownCouncil 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: There is no evening session tonight. Council will join Japanese delegation for reception and Hot Summer Nights concert at Ford Amphitheater. 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
The 12-member Japanese delegation is visiting to explore the possibility of sisterhood exchange with Vail. https://t.co/hmlmLaDvcT 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Tonight's meeting is adjourned. Be safe. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 5-1 (Cleveland opposed) to approve 2nd reading of Ord. No. 8 which includes $50K for Vail Memorial Park. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Moffet is asking if Vail Memorial Park would consider repaying $50K if possible. Hanlon says they would try to do so. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Cleveland says a suggestion was made by cemetery district to discuss possible solutions. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Cleveland is a past member of Minturn Cemetery District and is explaining why funding request was turned down based on legal guidance. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Moffet is asking about relationship with Minturn Cemetery District and if funding shouldn't be coming from that district. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Joe Hanlon, representing Vail Memorial Park, is explaining request for $50K to be used to expand park. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public comment has been called on Ord. No. 8. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Last agenda item is 2nd reading of Ord. No. 8, re: supplement to 2017 budget. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 6-0 to table ordinance to Aug. 1 and continue public hearing on Vail Mountain View Residences SDD to Aug. 1. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Applicant is requesting this item be tabled and public hearing continued. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next item is 1st Reading of Ord. No. 9, Re: Vail Mountain View Residences Special Development District. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 4-2 (Moffet, Mason opposed) to approve 2nd Reading Ord. No. 4. Fee schedule to be reviewed by resolution in September. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Chapin suggests additional adjustments in fee schedule can be made in the future as needed. Mason isn't comfortable with fees as proposed. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Moffet stands by comments made previously. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Langmaid is reiterating comment made earlier to get clear about community vision. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Bruno is clarifying there have been 9 public meetings on this topic. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Kassmel is addressing concerns expressed during citizen participation related to growth projections and future transportation needs. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Dominic Mauriello, another planning consultant, suggests critical review of Vail Transportation Master Plan as well. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Tom Braun, a planning consultant for hospital, suggests slowing adoption of fee structure down for additional review and public comment. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Ruemmler suggests raising the sales tax as an alternative to transportation impact fees. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Tom Ruemmler is addressing the Town Council and sharing his concerns about adoption of impact fees. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: In particular, Lamont says projections for future growth are unsubstantiated. He suggests a thorough peer review. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Lamont is distributing copies of Homeowners' latest assessment which outlines future changes in mobility. He cautions against moving forward 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Public comment has been called. Jim Lamont of Vail Homeowners Association is addressing Town Council. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Cleveland supports approval of the ordinance with a 20% discount in recommended fee schedule. Bruno agrees. 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite