Overnight public parking in Vail will remain free throughout the summer as the town continues to scale its operations to adjust to the public health crisis. Vehicles may remain parked in the Vail Village and Lionshead garages for up to 72 hours, as well as the Red Sandstone garage on the North Frontage Road. Paid overnight parking was implemented during the 2018 summer season to increase available parking spaces during the day. However, due to the pandemic, the town is adjusting its...
The Town of Vail remains in a strong financial position according to results of the 2019 audit which was presented to the Town Council this week by Michael Jenkins of McMahan and Associates. The report gave the town a "clean" opinion, which means the auditors believe the financial statements are presented fairly in all material respects.
Vail Police Chief Dwight Henninger and other local law enforcement leaders have come together to show solidarity in building community trust and equality for all in an open letter to the Eagle County community.
Town of Vail Weekly News for the Week of June 1.
The Vail Town Council will review updated budget projections, recovery plans and other related matters during its Tuesday, June 2 meeting as the COVID-19 pandemic continues to impact the town’s operations and overall economy. The discussion is listed as item 1.5 on the afternoon meeting agenda which begins at 3 p.m. The meeting will be live streamed at www.highfivemedia.org/live-five.
Another update on the town’s efforts to explore an alternative path to the approved Booth Heights development in East Vail will be presented to the Vail Town Council during its afternoon meeting on Tuesday, June 2. The item is listed as 1.4 on the meeting agenda which begins at 3 p.m. in the Vail Town Council Chambers with social distancing protocols in place. The meeting will be live streamed at www.highfivemedia.org/live-five.
The first allotment of assistance from the Vail Community Relief Fund has served multiple households affected by the public health crisis. An update on the program will be presented to the Town Council at its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 2. Since Town Council’s authorization of the $500,000 in grant funding on March 31, $283,000 has been awarded to 10 qualifying nonprofit organizations. The allocations are providing direct relief to front line households in the areas of food,...
An overview of construction activity in Vail.
Public meetings will return to the Vail council chambers beginning Tuesday, June 2 when the Town Council convenes for its afternoon and evening meetings in the municipal building. Safety protocols have been established to keep participants socially distanced during the proceedings with opportunities for public comment to take place either in-person or virtually.
The Vail Town Manager’s Office, in coordination with several town departments, including the police and fire departments and the Town Clerk’s Office, has authorized two public places to allow for alcohol consumption beginning Saturday, May 30.