North America's Premier International Resort Community

Weekly Construction Update, Aug. 26

  • 23 August 2019
Weekly Construction Update, Aug. 26
An update on major construction projects in and around Vail.

Open House on Sept. 4 to Review and Collect Ideas for Safety Improvements along Vail Valley Drive

  • 22 August 2019
Open House on Sept. 4 to Review and Collect Ideas for Safety Improvements along Vail Valley Drive
The Town of Vail is inviting residents of the Golf Course neighborhood as well as cyclists, bike shops and other recreationalists to an open house on Wednesday, Sept. 4 to review and collect ideas for safety improvements along Vail Valley Drive. The open house will be held from 5 to 6 p.m. at the Town of Vail Public Works Administration Building at 1309 Elkhorn Drive, with a short presentation beginning at 5:15 p.m.

Pepi Gramshammer Memorial Service is Aug. 26; Community Celebration of Pepi's Life to Follow on Sept. 20

  • 21 August 2019
Pepi Gramshammer Memorial Service is Aug. 26; Community Celebration of Pepi's Life to Follow on Sept. 20
The Pepi Gramshammer family is hosting a memorial service for Pepi at the Vail Interfaith Chapel on Monday, Aug. 26. This event is intended for family and friends due to the space limitations of the chapel. The greater community is invited to join a Celebration of Pepi’s Life Friday, Sept. 20 at the Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater. Additional details regarding the September event will be announced shortly.

Four Vail Town Council Seats Open in November Election; Nominating Petitions Available Aug. 6

  • 21 August 2019
Four Vail Town Council Seats Open in November Election; Nominating Petitions Available Aug. 6
Nominating petitions will be available beginning Tuesday, Aug. 6 for candidates interested in running for one of four open seats on the Vail Town Council for the Regular Municipal Election in November. The petitions may be picked up in the Vail Town Clerk’s Office from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday in the Vail Municipal Building, 75 S. Frontage Road. Candidates have until 5 p.m. Aug. 26 to circulate and return the nominating petitions. A minimum of 10 valid signatures from...

Electric Bike Demo Day is Aug. 28

  • 21 August 2019
Electric Bike Demo Day is Aug. 28
Electric bikes, or e-bikes, are gaining traction as a convenient and efficient mobility option around the Eagle River Valley and beyond. Learn more at an E-Bike Demo Day from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28 at the Mountain Recreation Field House in Edwards. The event is sponsored by Town of Vail, Climate Action Collaborative, Eagle County and Walking Mountains Science Center.

Booth Heights Development Application

  • 20 August 2019
Booth Heights Development Application
Triumph Development has submitted an application for development of the Booth Heights Neighborhood, located at 3700 N. Frontage Road East, near the East Vail I-70 Interchange (Exit 180). The Development Plan proposes the construction of 73 residential units, including 42 units of deed-restricted employee housing, 19 deed-restricted townhomes and 12 unrestricted townhomes. The next review by the Planning and Environmental Commission is scheduled for August 26, 2019. Members of the...

Vail Social Community Potluck Event on Sept. 24 Aims to Rekindle Community Connections

  • 19 August 2019
Vail Social Community Potluck Event on Sept. 24 Aims to Rekindle Community Connections
Inspired by a vintage photo showing a festive picnic during Vail’s early days, a reboot event is being organized to rekindle that same spirit. Today, nearly 50 years since the earlier gathering, community members are invited to make plans to enjoy a new tradition in the middle of town. The Vail Social community potluck dinner will be taking place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 24 at Solaris Plaza in Vail Village. The event is free and will be held rain or shine. Details, including how to...

Vail Police Seek Public’s Help to Identify Leads in Woman’s Injury

  • 19 August 2019
Vail Police Seek Public’s Help to Identify Leads in Woman’s Injury
At 1:18 a.m. on Sunday, Aug. 18, the Vail Police Department received a 911 call reporting a female found unconscious on the sidewalk at 701 West Lionshead Circle. The first arriving patrol officer found her breathing and responsive to verbal stimulus but unable to communicate. The female was transported and stabilized at Vail Health, before being flown via helicopter to a Denver metro area trauma center for further treatment. The female...
RSS