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8150 Report - May 2019

  • 22 May 2019
8150 Report - May 2019
The 8150 Report is a podcast that spotlights the people, programs and events that make the Town of Vail a great place to live and visit. In partnership with KZYR and hosted by Tony Mauro, the monthly podcast features current topics of interest for those that live in and visit Vail.

Vail Community Opinion Survey on Housing Issues Begins May 22

  • 22 May 2019
Vail Community Opinion Survey on Housing Issues Begins May 22

Working with public opinion consultants from Magellan Strategies and Summit Information Services, Vail Town Council has approved survey questions that will be used to gather Vail resident’s opinions on how to address Vail’s resident housing shortage. Sponsored by the Vail Local Housing Authority, with the unanimous support of the Vail Town Council, residents in the Vail community are encouraged to participate in the survey online at vailgov.com from Wednesday, May 22 through Friday, May 31, or by a telephone from June 3 to June 6. 

8150 Report - Housing Survey

  • 16 May 2019
8150 Report - Housing Survey
The 8150 Report is a podcast that spotlights the people, programs and events that make the Town of Vail a great place to live and visit. In partnership with KZYR and hosted by Tony Mauro, the monthly podcast features current topics of interest for those that live in and visit Vail. 

Vail’s Housing Deed-Restriction Program - Housing Director Recognized for Innovation and Leadership

  • 16 May 2019
Vail’s Housing Deed-Restriction Program - Housing Director Recognized for Innovation and Leadership

The Town of Vail’s innovative approach to increasing the supply of resident housing through the Vail InDEED Deed-Restriction Purchase Program and the commitment to make the program a success has been recognized by a state industry group. Housing Colorado, a comprehensive industry association dedicated to serving professionals who are designing, developing and increasing support for affordable housing in Colorado, has named Vail InDEED one of five outstanding programs in the state. During an award ceremony on May 9, Housing Director George Ruther, was the recipient of a 2019 Eagle Award. Last year he was appointed Vail’s Director of Housing, where he has been instrumental in implementing the Vail InDEED program.

Vail Sponsors Lunch with the Locals on May 29

  • 6 May 2019
Vail Sponsors Lunch with the Locals on May 29
The Town of Vail and Eagle River Water & Sanitation District will sponsor another installment in the Lunch with the Locals series at noon Wednesday, May 29 in the Grand View, located on the third level of the Lionshead Welcome Center. Attendees will enjoy a complimentary lunch and listen to Chris Wolff of ERWSD talk about an exciting new tool to help you understand and manage your water use to protect our community’s water future.

8150 Report - April 2019 Civic Area Plan

  • 18 April 2019
8150 Report - April 2019 Civic Area Plan
The 8150 Report is a podcast that spotlights the people, programs and events that make the Town of Vail a great place to live and visit. In partnership with KZYR and hosted by Tony Mauro, the monthly podcast features current topics of interest for those that live in and visit Vail. 

Free Landscape Workshop on April 23 to Focus on Best Practices to Restore Local Waterways

  • 16 April 2019
Free Landscape Workshop on April 23 to Focus on Best Practices to Restore Local Waterways
Registration is now taking place for a free workshop on sustainable landscaping practices scheduled for Tuesday, April 23 in Vail. This free, day-long workshop will take place from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Donovan Pavilion. Sponsored by the Town of Vail, Eagle River Water & Sanitation District, Town of Avon and Betty Ford Alpine Gardens, this is the fourth year for the training and coincides with expanded educational programming identified in the Town of Vail Gore Creek Strategic Action Plan.

Forest Service and Adopt-A-Trail Seeking Spring Wildlife Volunteers

  • 8 April 2019
Forest Service and Adopt-A-Trail Seeking Spring Wildlife Volunteers
Calling all volunteers! The Forest Service needs your help monitoring seasonal trail closures and talking to the public about the importance of these closures for wildlife. In partnership with the Vail Valley Mountain Trails Alliance, the Adopt a Trail Wildlife Ambassador program will be kicking off its second year beginning April 15. The next volunteer training is from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Wednesday, April 10 at the Holy Cross Ranger Station in Minturn. Please take part to learn how you can become a Wildlife and Trails Ambassador.

Vail’s Annual Community Meeting Available for Viewing on Demand

  • 20 March 2019
Vail’s Annual Community Meeting Available for Viewing on Demand
The Town of Vail’s Annual Community Meeting, held on March 12, is available for viewing on demand, courtesy of High Five Access Media at https://www.highfivemedia.org/show/community-meeting-2019.

Catch the Wildlife Forum on High Five Media

  • 14 March 2019
Catch the Wildlife Forum on High Five Media

The Community Wildlife Forum, held on March 6 and sponsored by the Town of Vail and Vail Symposium, is available for viewing on demand, courtesy of High Five Access Media at https://www.highfivemedia.org/show/wildlife-forum-2019.

 

Vail Seeks Artists for Public Art Installation

  • 25 February 2019
Vail Seeks Artists for Public Art Installation
The Town of Vail Environmental Sustainability Team invites artists to submit their qualifications and images of previous art work to include painting, pastel or drawing for consideration in the town-wide program to educate the public about storm drains and promote the health of Gore Creek.

Vail Seeks Community Members to Fill Board Vacancies

  • 22 February 2019
The Town of Vail is seeking community members to fill eight vacancies on three citizen boards. There are three openings each on the Building and Fire Codes Appeals Board and Planning and Environmental Commission, plus two openings on the Design Review Board. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Friday, March 1 for the Building and Fire Codes Appeals Board and 5 p.m. Friday, March 8 for the Planning and Environmental Commission and Design Review Board.

Town withdraws Development Applications for Vacant Property in West Vail

  • 10 January 2019
The Town of Vail has withdrawn the five development applications submitted to facilitate future residential development on its vacant parcel in the Chamonix Vail Neighborhood in West Vail as of Tuesday, Jan. 8. The applications had been set for review by the Town of Vail Planning and Environmental Commission on Monday, Jan. 14.

Vail Launches Master Planning Process for Civic Area Properties; Take the Survey at EngageVail.com

  • 3 January 2019
Vail Launches Master Planning Process for Civic Area Properties; Take the Survey at EngageVail.com
The Town of Vail has introduced the first stages of a master planning process that is relying heavily on community engagement to determine how best to incorporate community needs and goals in preparing for future improvements to town-owned properties in the heart of Vail.

Vail Mail Holiday Edition

  • 14 December 2018
Vail Mail Holiday Edition

Enjoy an Epic Start to the Holiday Season in Vail 

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