Applicants must be full-time, year-round resident of the Town of Vail or full time resident of Eagle County employed by a business holding a Town of Vail business license. Authority members must have a proven ability to be an effective advocate for a full range of housing projects and be able to promote a vision for local employee housing that has been approved of by the majority of the Authority.
The role of Authority members is to act as Board of Directors for the business of the Vail Local Housing Authority. The duties may include budget approval, policy recommendations, advocacy, staff oversight, strategic and long-term planning, and making recommendations for development and acquisition parameters. Technical experience in one of the following areas is desirable: financing large projects, developments, construction management, planning, design, and legal.
The position appointment is voluntary; members are eligible to receive a blue parking pass. Persons interested in serving on the Housing Authority should submit letters of interest and experience to the Vail Town Council, Attn: Tammy Nagel, Town Clerk; 75 S. Frontage Road, Vail, CO 81657 by mail or in person, or email to: firstname.lastname@example.org or fax to 970-479-2136 no later than 5:00 p.m. on Friday, May 10, 2019.
All applicants will be interviewed by the Town Council members at their afternoon meeting on Tuesday, May 21, 2019 with final selection during the evening town council meeting.