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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: Vail Town Council meets in executive session today to continue search for new Town Manager. https://t.co/WKDapTXctF a day ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @KerryDonovanSD5: .@GovofCO @VailDaily @VailTownCouncil @VailGov @ConservationCO #coleg https://t.co/HHfGBDFZnb 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Tonight's meeting is adjourned. Be safe. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Wadden says 2016 bug counts for Gore Creek are due soon. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: ...riparian restoration and streambank stabilization projects, and more! 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next steps include storm sewer education and art installation, Restore the Gore hotline, integrated pest management education campaign... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: ...consultations for homeowners and property managers, marketing and branding. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
...media appearances, summer family movie, trainings for town staff, conferences and collaborations, project re-wild... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: ...stormwater monitoring, East Vail interchange soil sampling, riparian planting, annual river cleanup, outreach and events... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
...restoration projects, interpretive signs, river watch monitoring, fall stream monitoring, annual stream tract survey... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Programs and projects underway or completed include monthly Lunch with the Locals symposiums, Restore the Gore leadership training... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Action areas (continued)...commercial activities, online information and resources. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: 5 action areas of plan: water quality literacy, municipal maintenance & management practices, management of creekside landscapes... 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Restore the Gore Strategic Plan was adopted by Town Council in March 2016. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Final agenda item for tonight is an update on Gore Creek education and outreach. Pete Wadden, watershed education coordinator, is presenting 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Mayville says everyone's focus should be on "responsible visitation." He thanked TOV for a great partnership. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: A representative from Booth Falls Homeowners Association is addressing the Town Council. Wants to see parking enforcement on Frontage Road. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Citizen participation has been called. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Bruno is thanking neighbors on Booth Falls Road for their patience. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Cleveland suggests adding "no parking" signage on Frontage Road across from VMS to help with education. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Cleveland suggests adding bike racks at trailheads where users could lock up their bikes. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Friends of Holy Cross Wilderness and Adopt a Trail programs are in place to help support USFS on trail stewardship. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Bruno suggests a campaign aimed at locals to suggest exploration of other trails this summer, especially on the weekends. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Mayor Chapin suggests increased enforcement of parking violations at the trailhead. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Management actions for this summer include use of VMS parking lot, increased bus service to trailhead, referrals to other trailheads. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Mayville and Police Cmdr Bettis are discussing ways to improve management of the Booth Falls trailhead which has been overwhelmed in past. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a discussion on USFS Trail Management and Booth Falls Trail update. Aaron Mayville of USFS is presenting. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
McKenny also announced Town of Vail is recipient of Healthy Workplace Award presented by Vail Valley Partnership. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Event will take place at 9:30 Friday morning at Donovan Pavilion accompanied by @KerryDonovanSD5. Public is invited. Open Lands Day is Sat. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next item is Town Manager Report. McKenny is announcing that Gov. Hickenlooper will be here Friday to recognize Colorado Open Lands Day. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted to authorize the purchase of a condominium unit in Vail to be used for employee housing. https://t.co/7QIYHVZEnV 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next item is any action as a result of executive session regarding potential real property acquisition. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted to approve consent agenda which includes meeting minutes and an IGA with State of Colorado for nonpoint source management. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council presents the Youth Recognition Award to local high school students Finn Anderson and Olivia Manila. https://t.co/8xQ4oXx9e3 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Foley is thanking Ted Steers for his service on the liquor board. He is term-limited. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted to appoint Luca Bruno, Ross Cohen and Bart Longworth to the liquor board. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is appointment to the Vail Local Licensing Authority. There are 3 openings. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Recipients of the $1,000 college scholarships are Olivia Manula of VMS and Finn Anderson of BMHS. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is presentation of the Town of Vail Youth Recognition Award by Scott O'Connell from the selection committee. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
No one has stepped forward for citizen participation. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: First item on the agenda is citizen participation. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Evening Vail Town Council meeting is underway. 6 of 7 members are present. Langmaid is absent. 6 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: RT @VailGov: Saturday's cleanup netted $25 contributions across 14 non-profits w/ #Vail Gymnastics big winner. Thanks everyone! https://t.c… 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
RT @PickThePoo: @VailTownCouncil This can be a fun organized and promoted event. Create awarness, involve community, educate! 💩🏆 Thank you 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council is now meeting in executive session. Tweets return at 6pm for start of evening meeting and citizen participation. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Halloran provided update on short-term rental public input meetings on June 20 and July 11 with Council review on Aug. 1. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: McKenny noted Gov. Hickenlooper will be in #Vail Friday AM at Donovan Park for bill signing & promote CO Open Lands Day. @KerryDonovanS 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Suggestions include putting out pooper scoopers and hosting community gatherings in the park to address accumulation of dog poop. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Chapin, too, thanked everyone for participating in town clean up activities. Also shared resident suggestions on Stephens Park multi-use. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Moffet also suggested looking into citizen suggestion to address traffic flow at Blue Cow Chute. 8 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite