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Weekly Construction Update, Jan. 27

  • 24 January 2020
Primary Contact: Leonard Sandoval, Town of Vail Construction Area Coordinator 
970-390-4677 or 970-479-2198; 

Construction Update Meetings Return in the Spring of 2020

Weekly construction meetings have ended for the season and will return in the spring of 2020. Contractors working in the areas of the Vail Village and Lionshead core areas during the winter months will be communicating to the Public Works Department providing updates as needed and coordinating and communicating any impacts as it relates to construction activity within the right of way. For more information, contact Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677. 


Construction Restrictions

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Here’s a recap of the various construction projects currently ongoing in Vail.  

Vail Village

Remodel, New Art Gallery, 100 E. Meadow Dr. Unit 12 

Remodel of existing space to include new storefront with ADA accessible access and interior improvements. Start date was Dec. 1; proposed completion date is early May 2020. Contractor is Nedbo Construction, Evan Gould, 970-977-0330. Town of Vail Contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.  


Mountain View Residence Phase II, 434 South Frontage Road East  
A 300-ton crane is staged in the parking lot for the installation of the steel portion of the project which is currently underway. All oversized trucks will be staged along the South Frontage Road east of the Ford Park entrance. The north side of the parking garage within the construction fence area is the staging area for trucks and material deliveries. General contractor is Shaw Builders LLC. Jim Heid, 970-904-5669Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677. 


Slifer Square Water Feature Replacement 

BrightView Land Development, Inc. has substantially completed the work on the Slifer Square Fountain. The fountain will go into operation in May 2020. Minor site work and landscaping will occur at the same time. Town of Vail contact is Todd Oppenheimer, 970-479-2161. 


Vail Health Master Facility Plan, 180 S. Frontage Road  
Beginning Monday, Jan. 27, the remaining pre-cast concrete sections will be delivered and  installed on the southeast side of the project. This will require a sidewalk and lane closure on West Meadow Drive for approximately two days. Traffic and pedestrian control will be provided. Steel deliveries and concrete pours continue. Please exercise caution along South Frontage Road and West Meadow Drive. Phase II of the Master Facility Plan includes the tear-down and replacement of the current east wing administration building and garage, replacing it with a new parking garage and hospital building to house new emergency and imaging departments, as well as a new lobby, central plant, tenant space and material management department. All hospital services will remain open and fully functional throughout the construction. To access the Emergency Department, use Vail Road/West Meadow Drive. Hospital patients and visitors should park (valet parking only, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.) in the hospital parking lot on West Meadow Drive. Patients and guests of the Medical Professional Building (US Bank) should park (valet parking, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) in the underground parking lot of the Medical Professional Building accessible by West Meadow Drive. Contractor is G.E. Johnson Construction Company, Christian Earl, 307-203-9242.Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677. 

Row House Units 9 & 10, 303 Gore Creek Drive 

Single lane closures are scheduled for deliveries throughout the winter months; pending public way permit approval, traffic control will be provided. Construction activity will be contained within property boundaries and construction fencing. Project consists of an interior and exterior remodel. Completion date is late spring 2020. Contractor is Beck Building, Gary Kendall, 720-202-5645. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677. 


Row House Units 11, 303 Gore Creek Drive 
Single lane closures are scheduled for deliveries throughout the winter months; pending public way permit approval, traffic control will be provided. Project consists of an interior/exterior remodel and addition. Project completion date has yet TBD. Contractor is SRE Building Associates, Casey Brune, 970-376-5568. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677. 



CenturyLink Utility Repairs, 300 E. Lionshead Circle  

CenturyLink has hired Pauley Construction to repair damaged underground phone lines near 300 E. Lionshead Circle. The damaged lines have put numerous customers out of service; work is schedule to begin ASAP. This work will require excavation and traffic control along the South Frontage Road. Contractor is Pauley Construction, John Orr, 970-361-6834; Town of Vail Contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.   



No Outlying projects at this time 

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