The Vail Town Council will review the possibility of authorizing a mandatory mask zone in designated areas of Vail Village and Lionshead as an additional requirement to the Eagle County Public Health order. The topic will be discussed during the Tuesday, Nov. 3 Vail Town Council meeting. The discussion topic is listed as item 3.1 on the afternoon agenda with opportunities for public comment.
Nominations for the 2021 Vail Trailblazer Award are being accepted by the Vail Town Clerk’s Office beginning Nov. 1 through Dec. 15. The award is presented annually by the Vail Town Council to recognize an individual, couple or team that exemplifies the spirit and fortitude in making Vail a great community through one or more actions that make a lasting impact.
The Eagle County Clerk must receive your ballot no later than 7 p.m. Nov. 3. A Voter Service and Polling Center will be located at the Grand View on the top deck of the Lionshead parking structure to assist Vail voters with their ballots beginning Oct. 30. There, you can request a ballot for in-person voting, drop off your mail ballot, register to vote and make changes to voter registration and assist voters with disabilities.
The Town of Vail is seeking qualified applicants to fill eight vacancies on two citizen boards. Four openings exist on the Commission on Special Events (CSE); all are two-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2021 and ending Dec. 31, 2022. There are four vacancies on the Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council (VLMDAC); all are two-year terms beginning Jan. 1, 2021 and expiring Dec. 31, 2022. Applications for the CSE are due by 5 p.m. Nov. 20 while the deadline for VLMDAC applications is 5...
The Code Enforcement Team from the Vail Police Department will be greeting motorists in the East Vail neighborhood for a second time this fall to help distribute vehicle access placards issued by the Police Department. This effort will take place from 6:30 to 9:30 a.m. Wednesday, Nov. 4 at the entrance to the Bighorn park ‘n ride. The free placards help improve access to East Vail neighborhoods during I-70 closures and are available for free to all requesting households. The bright...
The Town of Vail is proud to announce that Police Chief Dwight Henninger has been sworn-in to the Executive Board of the International Association of Chiefs of Police in the role of first vice president during a virtual ceremony Oct. 23. Henninger will become president in September 2021.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that four (4) 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, 2022.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town Council of the Town of Vail is accepting letters of interest for four vacant positions that exist on the Vail Local Marketing District Advisory Council (VLMDAC). There are four positions available for two-year terms, from January 1, 2021 and expiring December 31, 2022.
The seasonal closure of the Gore Valley Recreation Trail through Dowd Junction is scheduled for early in the day on Monday, Nov. 9. The trail is closed during the first snowstorms of the season, which typically triggers deer and elk migration through the Mud Springs wildlife underpass which crosses under the trail.
Community members have been sharing their feedback virtually to help shape the West Vail Master Plan. Over the first few weeks of September, the project team held a virtual open house to kick off the West Vail Master Plan with the general public. Through the Virtual Open House, participants could learn about the plan and share their ideas and vision for the West Vail neighborhood. About 275 people participated and provided valuable insights on the primary issues for the plan to address, key...