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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: Zero waste goal brings athletes and spectators together at @MountainGames June 8-11. https://t.co/yAuGrDEQam #GoProMtnGames #V… 12 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @VailGov: Think globally, act locally. Restoring the Gore: A community effort | https://t.co/1yL2X02KBH: https://t.co/GhEJpkBGh7 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: RT @VailGov: Vail Town Manager candidates narrowed to 2 following interviews. Site visits, additional due diligence next steps. https://t.c… 7 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @VailGov: Help us spread the word - use it or lose it! Valley to nearly double summer bus service | https://t.co/1yL2X02KBH: https://t.c… 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: .@ColoradoDOT Project Engineer Matt Figgs explains what drivers can expect on Monday w/ #Vail I-70 Underpass project https://t.co/SxsDyojtbQ 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
CORRECTION: 6 of 7 council members present at this afternoon’s meeting. Langmaid was absent for session in council chambers. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Meeting has adjourned. Be sure to join us this evening for Town Manager candidate meet and greet, 5 to 7pm at Donovan Pavilion. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Back tracking a bit, Council voted 7-0 to approve resolution on consent agenda. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Chapin says he's been fielding inquiries from residents asking about opening dates for the Vail Golf Course @Vailrecdistrict. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Moffet reported on Taste of Vail success - great event. Also provided update on air service into EGE. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Foley: Basketball rolled from Red Sandstone School into I-70 median. Also thanked crews for getting skatepark open. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Foley thanked Public Works crews for getting East Vail & Dowd Junction bike paths open early. Also thanked Turnbulls for rescuing basket 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Mason noted #SpringBacktoVail concert was well received and new stage set-up with Gore Range in background worked well. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is Matters from Mayor, Council & Committee Reports. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to approve $76K allocation for pilot summer bus enhancements as recommended by staff. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Cleveland is clarifying this is a pilot program. Council members want to see update on ridership in August. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Public comment has been called. No one has stepped forward. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Chapin is encouraging residents to take advantage of this pilot program. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council members are comfortable with staff recommendation for increased bus service Memorial Day to end of September. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Moffet says residents who live on streets with steep grades have difficulty getting to bus stops. Suggests some creativity here. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Moffet asks staff and Parking & Transportation Task Force to come up with solutions to serve residents who don't live close to bus stops 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Recommendation is to increase East Vail, Sandstone and Golf Course service. Estimated cost is $76K with projected ridership increase of 25%. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is an update on recommended summer bus enhancements for 2017 as a pilot program. Greg Hall is presenting on behalf of staff 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council is also reviewing topics for future meetings. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next item is consent agenda, re: Resolution No. 15 regarding MOU for Governor's Office of IT Public Safety Communication Network. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
There are no call ups of DRB or PEC actions by Town Council. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council members are reviewing DRB/PEC report. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
6-member citizens panel will be interviewing Town Manager candidates tomorrow. 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Candidates: David Buckingham of @CityOfMorroBay Jay Harrington of Carbondale and Michael Kovacs of @CityOfFate. Public meet & greet ton 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
First item is lunch. It's a busy day for Town Council as one-on-one interviews with Town Manager candidates will be taking place later today 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Vail Town Council has convened for afternoon session. All 7 members are present. Follow @VailTownCouncil 9 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @VailGov: Meet the 3 #Vail Town Manager finalists 5 to 7 Tues at Donovan Pavilion. For full bios, visit https://t.co/878EbzFQm1. @VailD… 10 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Enhanced summer bus service on Tues agenda. Pilot service increases proposed for East Vail, Sandstone & Golf Course. https://t.co/Dca1XA 13 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Three finalists named for #Vail town manager. Meet them Tues at Donovan Pavilion, 5-7. @VailDaily @StrategicGovt https://t.co/6dX2dxsdWc 15 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: RT @VailGov: Clearing trees by Gore Creek to help prevent the spread of spruce beetle infestation. https://t.co/z0XEXVFVP5 16 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @VailGov: Stan Zemler tribute by @VailTownCouncil produced by @kzyrradio nicely sums up 13 years in #Vail. Remarkable tenure. https://t.… 16 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to approve. Tonight's meeting is adjourned. Be safe. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Last item is 2nd reading of Ord. No. 1, regarding call up of Special Events funding decisions. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to defer Slifer Square project and has directed staff to develop an interim solution while developing a longterm plan. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
This project would repair damaged storm sewer, fountain leak and corroded steel snowmelt mains. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a review of the Slifer Square project. Chad Salli is presenting. Bids of $4M+ are over 50% higher than cost estimates. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 7-0 to approve contract award for the two projects. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Staff request is to award contract for $516,781 to MW Golden Constructors for park improvements & $98,979 w/TriPhase Electric for lighti 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Todd Oppenheimer is presenting. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a request for contract awards for Vail Park Improvement project and Ford Park lighting control project. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 7-0 to approve expenditure of $50K from Holy Cross Electric Enhancement Funds for the undergrounding. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Tom Kassmel is presenting. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next item is request to use $50K from Holy Cross Electric Enhancement Funds to underground power lines associated w/ rec path at underpass. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to include award of design contract in 2nd reading of supplemental budget following a status report update. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Several council members suggest delaying design work until redevelopment projects are submitted. 22 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite