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Community Priorities, Service Level Ratings Identified in Town of Vail Survey

  • 19 June 2018
Community Priorities, Service Level Ratings Identified in Town of Vail Survey
Environmental sustainability efforts and housing opportunities have been identified as high priorities for the Vail Town Council to consider in the coming months according to respondents who took part in the Town of Vail community survey which was circulated during the spring. The survey findings were presented to the Town Council on June 19 by the research firm RRC Associates which also included an overview of department and service ratings.

Take Part in Vail’s Community Survey

  • 9 April 2018
Take Part in Vail’s Community Survey
There’s still time to take part in the Town of Vail community survey which is used to evaluate municipal service levels and to identify community priorities. Residents, property owners, business owners, employees and others impacted by the town are encouraged to participate. The survey is available in two formats: online at tovsurvey.org/open or in a paper format available at the front desk of the Vail Municipal Building. The survey link is also accessible from the Vail Public Library website at vaillibrary.com for those that want to participate using a library computer.

Parking Reminder for Vail Parking Pass Holders

  • 9 April 2018
Parking Reminder for Vail Parking Pass Holders
An end of season reminder is being issued by the Town of Vail to all parking pass holders. Following the last day of paid winter parking on Sunday, April 15, most parking pass types will be enabled for use during the 2018 summer season, which will run May 25 through Sept. 30. This includes Green, Blue, Silver and Gold passes as well as the Value card.

Town of Vail Community Survey Underway to Identify Municipal Service Ratings, Community Priorities

  • 12 March 2018
Town of Vail Community Survey Underway to Identify Municipal Service Ratings, Community Priorities
The Town of Vail is inviting all residents, property owners, business owners and employees to take part in its biennial community survey which is taking place in two formats, web and mail-back. The survey was last conducted in 2016 and is used to evaluate municipal service levels and to identify community priorities.

Annual Vail Community Meeting on March 13 Celebrates Trailblazer Award Recipients and Looks to the Future with State of the Town Address

  • 11 March 2018
Annual Vail Community Meeting on March 13 Celebrates Trailblazer Award Recipients and Looks to the Future with State of the Town Address
Vail’s Annual Community Meeting from 5 to 7 p.m. on Tuesday, March 13 at Donovan Pavilion will be headlined by a celebration recognizing Sheika and Pepi Gramshammer as recipients of the annual Trailblazer Award as well as an overview of the state of the town introduced by Vail Mayor Dave Chapin.

Vail Named Best of Top 100 Sustainable Destinations for 2018

  • 6 March 2018
Vail Named Best of Top 100 Sustainable Destinations for 2018
Vail is once again receiving international recognition for its collective sustainability efforts by being named the Best of the Top 100 Sustainable Destinations. A delegation from Vail is in Europe this week to accept the award in the Best of the Americas category, which is being presented in partnership with ITB Berlin, the world’s leading travel trade show, which runs March 7-11.

New Short-term Rental Regulations Become Effective Thursday, March 1

  • 28 February 2018
New Short-term Rental Regulations Become Effective Thursday, March 1
The Town of Vail’s new short-term rental regulations become effective on Thursday, March 1. The regulations were approved in December with a delayed implementation date to allow for property owners and managers to prepare for the changes and to create an administrative tracking and complaint system managed by the town.

Town of Vail Hosts Informational Meetings to Help Answer Questions on Short-Term Rental Requirements, Feb. 13 &14

  • 9 February 2018
Town of Vail Hosts Informational Meetings to Help Answer Questions on Short-Term Rental Requirements, Feb. 13 &14
Informational meetings to help guide property owners and property managers through the steps needed to comply with new requirements for short-term rentals in Vail are being hosted by the town on Tuesday, Feb. 13 and Wednesday, Feb. 14. The sessions are being held to coincide with enactment of the new short-term rental regulations effective March 1.

2017 Town of Vail Year in Review

  • 25 December 2017
The Town of Vail brought its commitment to housing to the forefront during the year, making more progress than in any other period in Vail’s 50-plus year history. With a newly-established goal to acquire 1,000 new deed restrictions by the year 2027, the town began making good on its goal by breaking ground on 32 homes at Chamonix Vail and committing $4.225 million to buy deed restrictions for 65 new apartments to be constructed by Sonnenalp Properties through the new Vail InDEED program initiated by the Vail Local Housing Authority.

New Short-Term Rental Regulations Approved for Properties in Vail; Changes are Effective March 1

  • 14 December 2017
New Short-Term Rental Regulations Approved for Properties in Vail; Changes are Effective March 1
The Vail Town Council has given final approval to an ordinance that adds additional regulations to the town’s short-term rental requirements. The new requirements become effective March 1. In voting unanimously to approve Ordinance No. 15 at its Dec. 5 meeting, the council made a significant amendment to the legislation, removing a provision that would have required written consent of a duplex neighbor where there are shared common areas accessible to both parties.

Vail Town Council to Consider Final Approval of Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Dec. 5

  • 5 December 2017
Vail Town Council to Consider Final Approval of Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Dec. 5
The Vail Town Council will consider final approval of an ordinance that would add additional regulations to the town’s short-term rental requirements at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Dec. 5. The public hearing item is listed as 7.1 on the evening meeting agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers with opportunities for citizen comment.

Vail Town Council to Consider Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Nov. 21

  • 19 November 2017
Vail Town Council to Consider Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Nov. 21
The Vail Town Council will consider first reading of an ordinance that would add additional regulations to the town’s short-term rental requirements at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 21. The action item is listed as 5.2 on the evening meeting agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers with opportunities for public comment.

Paid Parking Begins Nov. 23

  • 12 November 2017

Paid parking in Vail’s parking structures and outlying lots will begin on Nov. 23. Parking passes are available for purchase from 8 a.m. to 4:45 p.m. Monday through Friday throughout the season, with the exception of holidays, on the lower level of the Vail Municipal Building, 75 S. Frontage Rd. Bring proof of eligibility as restrictions apply.

Early Purchase Parking Incentive Ends Nov. 10

  • 10 November 2017
Early Purchase Parking Incentive Ends Nov. 10
Buy your season pass by Nov. 10 and get a voucher good for a free day of parking to be redeemed any time during the season, a value of $30. The free voucher is good for individual customers and is being offered again this season to help reduce last-minute crowding. The offer does not apply to bulk purchases.

Vail Town Council to Consider Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Nov. 7

  • 5 November 2017
Vail Town Council to Consider Short-Term Rental Regulations Tuesday, Nov. 7
The Vail Town Council will consider first reading of an ordinance that would add additional regulations to the town’s short-term rental requirements at its regular meeting on Tuesday, Nov. 7. The action item is listed as 10.3 on the meeting agenda which begins at 3 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers with opportunities for public comment.
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