North America's Premier International Resort Community

Vail Seeks Community Member to Fill Mid-Term Vacancy on Planning & Environmental Commission

  • 8 November 2019
The Town of Vail is seeking applications from community members to fill a mid-term vacancy on the Planning and Environmental Commission. The opening has been vacated by the resignation of PEC chair Brian Stockmar who has been elected to the Vail Town Council. The term of the PEC appointment will begin Dec. 9 and expire March 31, 2020. 

8150 Report - PrimaVail

  • 25 October 2019
8150 Report - PrimaVail
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.

Rules of Procedure Set for Oct. 15 Booth Heights Appeal Hearing

  • 3 October 2019
The Oct. 15 Booth Heights appeal hearing will follow rules of procedure adopted by the Vail Town Council at its Oct. 1 meeting to provide due process for all parties involved. Resolution No. 38 outlines a sequence for the appeal hearing which will challenge the Aug. 26 approval of the Booth Heights development by the Planning and Environmental Commission.

Proposed 2020 Vail Municipal Budget Available for Public Review

  • 30 September 2019
Proposed 2020 Vail Municipal Budget Available for Public Review
Public comment opportunities will take place on Tuesday, Oct. 1 and on Tuesday, Oct. 15 as the Vail Town Council reviews the proposed 2020 municipal budget. The $85.4 million expenditure plan is available by clicking here. First reading of the budget ordinance is listed as action item 5.2 on the Oct. 1 meeting agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers.

8150 Report - Pepi Gramshammer "The Heartbeat of Vail"

  • 27 September 2019
8150 Report - Pepi Gramshammer "The Heartbeat of Vail"
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.

Booth Heights Development Appeal Hearing Set for Oct. 15

  • 17 September 2019
The Town of Vail Community Development Department has accepted seven appeals challenging an approval by the Planning and Environmental Commission of the Booth Heights development application (PEC19-0018). The appeals will be heard by the Vail Town Council during its regular evening meeting on Tuesday, Oct. 15. 

Vail Sponsors Lunch with the Locals Sept. 18

  • 15 September 2019
Vail Sponsors Lunch with the Locals Sept. 18
The Town of Vail and Eagle River Water & Sanitation District will sponsor another installment in the Lunch with the Locals series at noon Wednesday, Sept. 18 at the Grand View on the third level of the Lionshead Welcome Center. Attendees will enjoy a free lunch while listening to Kim Schlaepfer, Climate Action Collaborative project manager at Walking Mountains Science Center, discuss the efforts that are being made to address climate change in Eagle County.

‘Experience Electric’ Workshops, Dealer Discounts offered to put Drivers into Electric Cars

  • 4 September 2019
‘Experience Electric’ Workshops, Dealer Discounts offered to put Drivers into Electric Cars
If you’ve been thinking about buying an electric vehicle – or you’re just curious about the technology – you’re not alone. EV’s are becoming increasingly popular and most manufacturers now offer one or more electric models. Responding to growing demand, area clean-energy groups are hosting a series of free presentations in the coming weeks to get the EV-curious up to speed, while several Glenwood auto dealers are offering limited-time discounts on select EV models through October.

8150 Report - August 2019

  • 29 August 2019
8150 Report - August 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.

Booth Heights Development Application

  • 25 August 2019
Booth Heights Development Application
Note: This development application was approved by a 4-3 vote on August 26, 2019 with numerous conditions.
Triumph Development has submitted an application for development of the Booth Heights Neighborhood, located at 3700 N. Frontage Road East, near the East Vail I-70 Interchange (Exit 180). The Development Plan proposes the construction of 73 residential units, including 42 units of deed-restricted employee housing, 19 deed-restricted townhomes and 12 unrestricted townhomes. The next review by the Planning and Environmental Commission is scheduled for August 26, 2019. Members of the public are welcome to attend.

Electric Bike Demo Day is Aug. 28

  • 21 August 2019
Electric Bike Demo Day is Aug. 28
Electric bikes, or e-bikes, are gaining traction as a convenient and efficient mobility option around the Eagle River Valley and beyond. Learn more at an E-Bike Demo Day from 3 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, Aug. 28 at the Mountain Recreation Field House in Edwards. The event is sponsored by Town of Vail, Climate Action Collaborative, Eagle County and Walking Mountains Science Center.

Vail Social Community Potluck Event on Sept. 24 Aims to Rekindle Community Connections

  • 19 August 2019
Vail Social Community Potluck Event on Sept. 24 Aims to Rekindle Community Connections
Inspired by a vintage photo showing a festive picnic during Vail’s early days, a reboot event is being organized to rekindle that same spirit. Today, nearly 50 years since the earlier gathering, community members are invited to make plans to enjoy a new tradition in the middle of town. The Vail Social community potluck dinner will be taking place from 5 to 7 p.m. on Sept. 24 at Solaris Plaza in Vail Village. The event is free and will be held rain or shine. Details, including how to sign up to attend, are available at VailSocial.com.

Vail Seeks Community Member to Fill Vacancy on Design Review Board

  • 1 August 2019
The Town of Vail is seeking applicants from the community to fill a mid-term opening on the Design Review Board. Applications are due by 5 p.m. Tuesday, Aug. 27. The term of appointment begins Sept. 3 and expires on March 31, 2020.

Town of Vail to Sponsor Annual Neighborhood Picnics July 23 and Aug. 13

  • 22 July 2019
Town of Vail to Sponsor Annual Neighborhood Picnics July 23 and Aug. 13
Mark your calendars for the Town of Vail’s annual Celebrating Community neighborhood picnic series Tuesday, July 23 at Bighorn Park in East Vail and Tuesday, Aug. 13 at Donovan Pavilion in West Vail. Each picnic will be held from 11:30 a.m. to 1 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the town on a first-come, first-served basis. The picnics provide community members with an opportunity to offer comments and suggestions about various topics and to meet members of the Vail Town Council and town staff.

8150 Report - July 2019

  • 12 July 2019
8150 Report - July 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.
RSS