Spotters are being used today from Vail Transit to facilitate the Red and Green routes in West Vail as a result of the Dowd Junction rockfall mitigation traffic closures. Buses are being re-routed above and around the blockages. Motorists are advised to avoid West Vail frontage roads and access I-70 via 176 onramp.
An overview of major construction activity in and around Vail.
The Town of Vail is seeking a qualified contractor to construct the Gore Creek Access and Stabilization – Bridge Road Project. The work includes construction of a siloam stone watercraft launch area, streambank stabilization work, grading work, installation of a gravel trail, paver loading zone and guardrail and the installation of native vegetation. Work is anticipated for September and October of 2019.
A series of key questions are being posed to the Town Council and members of the community that will be used to help frame the next steps in the Vail Civic Area master planning process. The discussions will take place in two sessions during the Tuesday, July 16 Town Council meeting. The first discussion, outlining potential financial considerations, is listed as 2.3 on the afternoon agenda which begins at 1 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers. The second discussion, to refine and...
Mark your calendars for the Town of Vail’s annual Celebrating Community neighborhood picnic series Tuesday, July 23 at Bighorn Park in East Vail and Tuesday, Aug. 13 at Donovan Pavilion in West Vail. Each picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the town on a first-come, first-served basis. The picnics provide community members with an opportunity to offer comments and suggestions about various topics and to meet members of the Vail Town...
A recap of major construction activity in and around Vail.
The Town of Vail and Eagle River Water & Sanitation District will sponsor another installment in the Lunch with the Locals series at noon on Thursday, July 11 at the Grand View Room on the third level of the Lionshead Welcome Center. Attendees will enjoy a free lunch while listening to Gregg Barrie, Town of Vail senior landscape architect, describe common noxious and invasive weeds and how to deal with them.