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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The Town of Vail has withdrawn the five development applications submitted to facilitate future residential development on its vacant parcel in the Chamonix Vail Neighborhood in West Vail as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 

Electric Vehicle Sales Event Discounts End Oct. 31

  • 20 October 2018
Electric Vehicle Sales Event Discounts End Oct. 31
Car buyers looking for the advantage of a plug-in electric vehicle have just a few more weeks to take advantage of discounts offered through the Electric Vehicle Sales Event. The discounts, available at five auto dealerships in Glenwood Springs and one in Grand Junction, end Oct. 31.

Business Recycling Challenge Results Announced

  • 14 October 2018
Business Recycling Challenge Results Announced
Results from the Town of Vail’s inaugural Business Recycling Challenge have been announced. The seven participating businesses averaged a 57 percent recycling rate following the four-week challenge, improving from a 49 percent average baseline before the competition began. Participants will be recognized by the Vail Town Council during the evening meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 6.  

8150 Report - October 2018 Podcast

  • 7 October 2018
8150 Report - October 2018 Podcast
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. This month we explore the Commission on Special Events, the Trail Ambassador program and Sustainable Destination Conference.

Take the Vail Community Wildfire Protection Plan Survey

  • 2 October 2018
Take the Vail Community Wildfire Protection Plan Survey
The Vail Fire Department is inviting community members to participate in an online survey to help in the development of a Community Wildfire Protection Plan. Vail’s protection plan will include an assessment of strategies that will be used to prioritize future wildfire mitigation efforts. Residential and commercial property owners as well as other community members are encouraged to participate in the survey. Responses are due by Friday, Oct. 19 with participants eligible to win a $50 amazon gift card.

Vail Expands Video Recordings of Board and Commission Meetings

  • 2 October 2018
Vail Expands Video Recordings of Board and Commission Meetings
The Town of Vail, in partnership with High Five Access Media, is expanding its regular video recordings of board and commission meetings with the addition of Design Review Board and Planning and Environmental Commission proceedings. The recordings will begin Wednesday, Oct. 3 during the regular meeting of the Design Review Board, followed by the Planning and Environmental Commission on Monday, Oct. 8.

2018 Community Picnic Suggestions and Responses

  • 17 September 2018
2018 Community Picnic Suggestions and Responses
Comments and suggestions from the 2018 Town of Vail neighborhood picnics have been compiled. The comments have been sorted into the categories of neighborhoods, Vail Village/Lionshead, transportation, general and compliments. The picnics were held on July 28 at Bighorn Park and on Aug. 7 at Donovan Park and are used as a community outreach measure to connect with residents and guests.

Electric Vehicle Sales EVent Offers Discounts on Plug-in Cars from Six Dealerships

  • 17 August 2018
Electric Vehicle Sales EVent Offers Discounts on Plug-in Cars from Six Dealerships
The 2018 Electric Vehicle Sales EVent, aimed at drivers in Eagle, Garfield and Pitkin counties, has been announced which will offer discounts on the purchase or lease of plug-in electric vehicles from six auto dealerships for a 90-day period.

Vail Names Matt Gennett to fill Community Development Director Opening

  • 24 July 2018
Vail Names Matt Gennett to fill Community Development Director Opening
Vail Town Manager Greg Clifton has announced the hiring of Matt Gennett as Community Development director. His first day on the job will be Aug. 29. Gennett has 19 years of municipal planning and management experience within the region. He has been the planning manager for the Town of Silverthorne since 2013 and has worked in a variety of other local planning roles, including previous employment with the Town of Vail from 2002 to 2006, where he was promoted to senior planner. His experience also includes owning a land use consulting business and serving in various planning positions with the Town of Avon and Eagle County Government.
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