NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that three (3) vacancies exist on the Town of Vail Commission on Special Events (CSE). Applicants must be residents of the Town of Vail, own real property within the Town of Vail, own a business in the Town of Vail, or be employed within the Town of Vail. These appointments will serve two year terms ending on December 31, 2019.
Members of the CSE shall serve at the will of the Town Council. The CSE shall support the Town Council’s goals and objectives and makes decisions in alignment with the Town Council’s marketing direction. The mission of the Vail Commission on Special Events (CSE) is to support and assess a diverse collection of special events, both large and small, which promote Vail’s economic vitality, sense of community, and increase the quality year-round of the experience for guests and residents. The functions and/or duties of CSE shall include, but are not limited to, creating, funding and seeking special events for the Town of Vail; evaluating event applications and event success; submitting an annual budget for operations and events; maintaining a balanced calendar of events annually; evaluating and executing contracts for special events; and all other functions as directed by the Town Council.
CSE meetings are generally held on the morning of the first Wednesday of each month. The CSE also meets jointly with the Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council twice annually and additional special meetings may be scheduled occasionally. Although the position is voluntary, the Town provides each member with a blue parking pass in appreciation of the contribution to our community.
All applicants will be interviewed by the Town Council at the afternoon meeting on Tuesday, December 19, 2017, with appointments to be made at the evening’s Council meeting. Persons interested in serving on the CSE board should email a letter of interest to Patty McKenny, Town Clerk, at firstname.lastname@example.org. Deadline for application is 5:00 p.m., Monday, December 8, 2017. For more information, contact Laura Waniuk, Event Liaison Specialist, at 970-477-3417 or email@example.com.