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Council Highlights

After more than a decade, the Town of Vail is changing the format of Vail Town Council Highlights.

You can now view council meeting highlights as they happen or anytime afterwards via the Town Council’s Twitter account at http://twitter.com/VailTownCouncil . You do not need a Twitter account to access the Council Highlights.

VailTownCouncil: Tonight's meeting is adjourned. Be safe. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 7-0 to approve 1st Reading of Ord. No. 16. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Chapin is asking if the low-speed vehicles could be restricted from the Frontage Road. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
The general manager of The Lion is addressing the Town Council regarding the proposed use of their low-speed vehicle. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Code Enforcement Officer Miguel Jauregui is addressing the Town Council regarding safety concerns identified by the Police Department. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Last item on the agenda is 1st Reading of Ord. No. 16, re: low-speed electric vehicles and golf cars. Town Attorney Matt Mire is presenting. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to approve Ord. No. 15 on first reading. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public comment has been called. No one has stepped forward. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is 1st reading of Ord. No. 15, re: short-term leasing of parking spaces. Planning Manager Chris Neubecker is presenting. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Langmaid says its good to know about the possibilities for the site in looking ahead. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: If property is upzoned, Moffet says he'd view the property as an additional housing site, not a replacement. Bruno agrees. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Foley prefers to concentrate on redevelopment of the west half of Timber Ridge. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Chapin says he's "blow away" by the potential for development on the site. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Moffet is asking if the town has ever upzoned a site zoned Natural Area Preservation District. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Jim Lamont of the Vail Homeowners Association is noting the challenges associated with the site. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Alan Danson says he's delighted the site has development possibilities. He'd like it to be part of a housing approa… https://t.co/aiyKSL0aP8 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Steve Lindstrom, chair of the Vail Local Housing Authority, suggests being open to the possibility of a future res… https://t.co/qp399tXs3s 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public comment has been called. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Pierce is showing the possible layout of three building masses on the property. This type of construction would all… https://t.co/XYtYxmaBPQ 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Architect Bill Pierce is presenting additional details about the feasibility study. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Other site challenges include: topography, vehicle access, site retaining, soil stability, cost of construction and geologic hazards. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
The report outlines the feasibility of residential development on the site and proposes likely development challeng… https://t.co/q15khl5fRk 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a report on initial findings of the West Middle Creek development feasibility. Housing Director… https://t.co/hxhK8ft6HF 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public Works Director Greg Hall is providing an update on major construction projects to include Slifer Square, Wes… https://t.co/3CuFRFpdZp 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Clifton is also noting that Mike Griffin from the IT Department is leaving the Town of Vail. He's accepted a positi… https://t.co/UHgFCGKxaW 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is the Town Manager's Report. Greg Clifton is providing an overview of his written report. Topics… https://t.co/TLfBSO0UXs 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council presents the Vail Public Library with Proclamation No. 7, Series of 2018 recognizing Library Card Sign-Up M… https://t.co/0ee2O2KNPn 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has voted 7-0 to approve the consent agenda. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is the consent agenda. Council is reviewing a project award to snowmelt the First Chair path. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Citizen participation has closed. Next item is Proclamation No. 7, Re: Recognition of Library card sign-up month -… https://t.co/C0a1m16cho 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: A resident of Booth Falls Road is expressing concerns about speeding in her neighborhood. She offered a number of s… https://t.co/CDVt4VKEMq 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Tom Saalfeld, chair of the Vail Recreation District, is announcing that VRD executive director Mike Ortiz has been… https://t.co/F8MO9Yjqve 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: First item on the agenda is citizen participation. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Tonight's evening session has begun. All 7 members are present. 3 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: The council has adjourned to executive session. Tweets return at 6pm for the start of the evening meeting. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
In addition, Foley suggested CDOT consider a policy of opening up the express lane following prolonged I-70 closure… https://t.co/KedxHPNmXE 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Foley asked how the town determines where to locate ADA parking spaces in the structures. He also congratulated VRD… https://t.co/a2TKjBtwN0 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Mason asked for clarification about dogs and leash laws on USFS trails. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: On behalf of the council's housing subcommittee, Bruno says there's a critical need to inventory all housing units… https://t.co/RjCFVHFasA 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Chapin noted only 59 days until the lifts start running. He also provided an update on the recent Vail Parking Task… https://t.co/H0MoqTjzBQ 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Langmaid inquired about how best to move forward In developing a cultural heritage program for Vail. Possibilities… https://t.co/mq8WQSDr2B 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is Matters from the Mayor, Council & Committee Reports. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Foley asked that an update on water quality improvement projects be provided at an upcoming meeting. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is information update. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 5-2 (Coggin and Moffet against) to call up Design Review Board approval of a new residential cons… https://t.co/v7ej9SQvd8 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is the PEC/DRB Update. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council majority is comfortable with the $80K request and continuing exploration of three construction budget scenarios. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
As proposed, there are 3 possible construction budget scenarios: $800,000+, $1.5M+ and $3M+. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Bruno would support a higher priced building for the Nature Center if it becomes a public-private partnership. 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Foley is asking about the current operational contract between Walking Mountains Science Center and the Vail Recrea… https://t.co/7ar9rpsz57 4 days ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite