The Town of Vail is soliciting proposals and seeking to partner with a qualified waste hauler to collect and haul residential organics waste including food and yard waste for a pilot program to test the feasibility of adding an organic waste curbside collection program throughout Vail. Through this pilot program, Vail seeks to gather data and information on the viability of a town-wide curbside composting program and to evaluate the effect of such a program on the county-wide Climate Action...
The towns of Vail and Avon recently collaborated with High Five Access Media to purchase and incorporate the technology needed to stream council meetings and other events on Facebook Live. The update allows High Five Access Media to simultaneously livestream to multiple destinations, including Live on Five, YouTube and Facebook. Live streams of Avon and Vail town council meetings will be posted on High Five’s Facebook page and shared to the town’s pages, creating additional...
An overview of construction activity in Vail.
At approximately 1 a.m. today, crews from Vail Fire and Emergency Services were dispatched to a reported structure fire at the Sandstone 70 condominiums located at 909 Red Sandstone Road in Vail. Upon arrival, crews found a well-established fire in the upper unit of a fourplex. The fire was quickly knocked down from the exterior and then with the assistance of Eagle River Fire Protection District Engine 5, crews confirmed that all of the occupants were out of the building while extinguishing...
Town of Vail is seeking proposals from waste haulers to develop and implement an innovative residential curbside compost pilot program in Vail, Colorado.
Brief Description of Work
The Vail South Frontage Road Widening & Roundabout Project consists of approximately 1400 linear feet of road widening (2 lanes to 4 lanes), including; curb & gutter, sidewalk, medians, and a 150’ diameter roundabout. Includes utility relocation, installation of storm sewer, landscaping and approximately 7000 SF/Face of retaining walls. The project is scheduled to start mid-April and be complete by end of October 2021.
INVITATION TO BID
Sealed bids will be received by Vail Fire and Emergency Services (VFES) for the furnishing of necessary labor, equipment, and material for a Custom Side Mount Rescue Pumper fire apparatus and other equipment as outlined in the following specifications.
Vail Value cards will now be accepted for entry to the Red Sandstone parking garage for the remainder of the winter season in addition to their use for access to discount parking in the Vail Village and Lionshead parking structures.
BRIEF DESCRIPTION OF WORK
In general, the work will consist of hot applied crack sealant on 32 miles of existing asphalt streets, curb & gutter, recreation paths and parking lots in the Town of Vail. The areas of work shall be all Town of Vail public streets as spelled out by the five districts and street names, recreation path name and park/trailhead parking lot.
Officers with the Vail Police Department are reporting an uptick in both short and long-term rental and security deposit scams. Scammers are placing ads online and impersonating actual property owners by including photos of properties via legitimate rental or real estate websites, adding credibility.