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Booth Heights Development Application

  • 15 July 2019
Booth Heights Development Application
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 July 22, 2019.

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

  • 14 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.

Bear Season Tips from the Vail Police Department

  • 20 June 2019
Bear Season Tips from the Vail Police Department
Residents are being asked to be diligent about keeping their garbage stored properly now that bear season is underway. The Vail Police Department has fielded numerous bear calls since taking the first report of the season in the 3100 block of Booth Falls Court on April 16. 

Sole Power Challenge Turns 9 in ‘19

  • 22 May 2019
Sole Power Challenge Turns 9 in ‘19
May the power of your Sole be with you! Memorial Day is nearly here and that means it is time for the annual Sole Power Challenge, with title sponsor, Bosch. To date, nearly 1,000 people have logged 209,709 miles. Sole Power Challenge is free and encourages active commuting in the Eagle Valley.

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.
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