Catholic Charities and the Eagle County Law Enforcement Immigrant Alliance are sponsoring their 9th Annual Fall Coat Drive. Over the last several years, this coat drive has distributed over 4,000 coats to local kids and families in need. This year, the coat drive continues to focus on kids coats and outer winter gear; however, adult coats, snow pants, snow boots and gloves are also being collected and distributed. Coats are being collected from Oct. 21 through Nov. 6.
The Vail Town Clerk’s Office is reminding Vail voters that beginning Thursday, Oct. 24, through Friday, Nov. 1, early absentee voting for the Regular Municipal Election will be offered at the Vail Municipal Building, 75 S. Frontage Road between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Voters may also drop their absentee ballots to the town offices until 7 p.m. on Election Day, Nov. 5.
On a 4-3 vote (Foley, Langmaid and Mason against), the Vail Town Council has upheld Planning and Environmental Commission approval of the Booth Heights development application in East Vail following an appeal hearing on Oct. 15.
Town of Vail Weekly News for the Week of October 14.
The Town of Vail Regular Municipal Election on Tuesday, Nov. 5 will be conducted as a polling place election at 75 S. Frontage Road, Vail Municipal Building, from 7 a.m. until 7 p.m. Voters will select 4 of the 7 Vail Town Council members and consider a ballot issue approving a special sales tax on cigarettes, tobacco products and nicotine products starting on Jan. 1, 2020.
An overview of construction activity in and around Vail.
The Vail Town Council will review a resolution adopting the Civic Area Plan during its regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 5.
Public comment opportunities will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 15 as the Vail Town Council prepares to adopt the 2020 municipal budget. The $85.5 million expenditure plan is available here. The ordinance is listed as public hearing item 3.1 on the meeting agenda which begins at an early start time of 5:30 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers. The budget received preliminary approval following a Town Council review on Oct. 1.