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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: A Bravo Vail representative is offering the organization's expertise as it relates to questions regarding a performing arts space. 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Other skating advocates are addressing the need for additional year-round ice. A Gypsum mom is describing how she g… https://t.co/KQ0uvyTQGw 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: A representative from the Vail Mountaineer Hockey Club is sharing examples of the demand for more ice in Vail. 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Rick Sackbauer, a resident of Vail, wants the Council to keep the "Vail experience" top of mind during the planning process. 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Laurie Mullen is sharing feedback on behalf of Friends of Dobson, an organization that represents 1,000 users. This… https://t.co/VjkD4FUhju 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public comment has been called. 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council members are offering comments. Bruno and Chapin want to know more about the level of community support for… https://t.co/SiIYMh6HKU 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
In reviewing preliminary cost estimates for the various scenarios, the estimated $160 million could be funded by th… https://t.co/eyJsXAVllb 24 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: The various public financing mechanisms could generate significant revenue potential. 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Public Financing Mechanisms (continued): Land lease/land sale, current town reserves, joint venture terms, philanth… https://t.co/0GHKucugsL 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: EPS has shifted the presentation to availability of public financing mechanisms. These include Urban Renewal Author… https://t.co/7pcIFzYn6u 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Regarding civic needs and opportunities, EPS suggests additional evaluation of space requirements and costs associa… https://t.co/K56wJ36ixR 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Regarding performing arts, EPS suggests opportunity exists to go larger or smaller than Vilar Center. Next steps in… https://t.co/Tw9V4zd2cY 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next steps include working with Vail Rec District to estimate O&M costs associated with an expanded facility. Test… https://t.co/O4BQZk1 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Regarding ice, EPS suggests additional capacity is not needed based on industry standards. However, looking at prof… https://t.co/X0pxUNMVtN 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next steps include additional research on a joint venture scenario, testing an overall room capacity in the market… https://t.co/2aea64n0Zk 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: EPS has been evaluating the concept of a multi-purpose event space (20,000 sq. ft.) and has concluded such a space… https://t.co/Gyz3JW0HxQ 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Andrew Knudtsen of Economic Planning Systems is presenting an overview on economic and market considerations. This… https://t.co/CSk8WxTTIq 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: There is minimal support for a bridge connecting the library to Dobson Arena. Opinions are mixed regarding future u… https://t.co/saIu2bDYJl 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Community feedback suggests strong support for doing significant improvements at Dobson Arena. There is also suppo… https://t.co/3T1GbcNvX1 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: These concepts include a large community space at the charter bus lot; an upgrade, rebuild or expansion of Dobson I… https://t.co/Fsh0WRW0f8 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
A summary of community input from the most recent public engagement period is being presented in which respondents… https://t.co/pHeZaCM65M 23 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is an update on the status of the Civic Area Plan. Project consultant Tom Braun is providing an in… https://t.co/hIHOW3ai7L 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is an update on repairs to the Red Sandstone parking garage by Public Works Director Greg Hall. In… https://t.co/mb2PlzQ6gw 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: An amended motion with town's intent to purchase 100% hydro power and not applying the offset towards the town's 20… https://t.co/qkdQmyRBth 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
A motion to approve Resolution No. 23 has failed by a 3-4 vote. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: As a follow up to the afternoon meeting, several council members are expressing concerns about the proposal. Rather… https://t.co/HkNVohBKce 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council is now reviewing Resolution No. 23, Re: Pledging 100% renewable energy for Town of Vail Municipal Electricity. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has voted 7-0 to approve Resolution No. 24 to approve the purchase of 3785 Lupine Drive Lot 5. The purchase… https://t.co/VfsruUCEyG 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Next agenda item is the consent agenda. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Council has re-appointed Ross Cohen to the Vail Local Licensing Authority and has appointed Tony Herrera to the boa… https://t.co/6pDt5BoH1D 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Council has re-appointed James Wilkens to a 5-year term on the Vail Local Housing Authority. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Board appointments are the next agenda items. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Congratulations to Lexi Linafelter and Owen Ruotolo! https://t.co/RBErqTMo5o 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a presentation of the Town of Vail Youth Award Recognition winners: Lexi Linafelter of Vail Mou… https://t.co/S0t1O3RGyK 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Congratulations to Alondra Hernandez! https://t.co/VFUWBVfBvn 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next agenda item is a presentation of the Colorado Grand Scholarship award. This year's recipient is Alondra Hernan… https://t.co/IKEqC8ociH 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Congratulations to George Ruther, Housing Director. https://t.co/4ovQGYGXs5 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Next item on the agenda is recognition of Vail Housing Director George Ruther and the Vail Local Housing Authority… https://t.co/MBQjpegpXr 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Town Council is taking a moment to wish Town Clerk Tammy Nagel a happy birthday. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Matt Scherr is introducing himself as the newest Eagle County Commissioner. He was appointed after the seat was vacated by Jill Ryan. 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Tom Boyd is introducing himself as the new director of the Ford Amphitheater, filling the shoes of Council member J… https://t.co/oJO9EBvAEO 22 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Another Vail resident, Cynthia Meyers, says the youth vaping issue is an epidemic. She's sharing a story about her… https://t.co/eHEJnpDOf4 21 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Carol Johnson of West Vail is addressing the Town Council on the topic of youth vaping. She's asking the Town Counc… https://t.co/5NX5JCePMQ 21 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: First item on the agenda is citizen participation. 21 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Evening Town Council meeting has convened. All 7 members are present. 21 hours from now . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: The Council has adjourned to executive session. Tweets return at 6pm for the start of the evening meeting. 5 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Foley noted his attendance at a memorial service for Bob Fritch and offered his thoughts and prayers to the family.… https://t.co/yhohGTmaaQ 5 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
VailTownCouncil: Mason complimented the Public Works crew for their amazing snowplowing efforts during this most recent storm. On th… https://t.co/jSSAyCg71N 5 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite
Bruno noted tonight's recognition of three scholarship recipients. She suggested a future work session discussion t… https://t.co/Z2BJRdf3jo 5 hours ago . Reply . Retweet . Favorite