Residents are being asked to be diligent about keeping their garbage stored properly now that bear season is underway. The Vail Police Department’s first bear report of the season was taken on May 28 this week after a black bear was reported on Aspen Court in East Vail.
After 14 years with the Vail Police Department, Moses Gonzales is retiring effective June 1. Moses has been a Code Enforcement Officer since 2001 and also served with the Vail Recreation District. He’s known for his exhaustive community service efforts over the years.
This revegetation project is located in Ford Park, Vail, CO on the steep hillside between the east parking lot and the Gore Creek streamtract. The scope of this project includes installation of erosion protection best management practices, irrigation, planting of woody trees,shrubs, groundcovers and native seeding.
The Vail Town Council will consider first reading of an ordinance at its regular meeting on Tuesday, June 2 that would provide an additional tool to enforce stream tract encroachments within the town. Review of Ordinance No. 6, Series of 2015 is listed ninth on the meeting agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers with opportunities for public comment.
The Vail Town Council will review the status of a temporary moratorium banning retail marijuana sales within the town boundaries at its Tuesday, June 2 meeting. The item is listed eighth on the agenda which begins at 6 p.m. in the Town Council Chambers with opportunities for public comment.
A recap of construction activity in and around Vail.
Vail Police Chief Dwight Henninger is the recipient of a peer recognition award for his collaborative work in maintaining a safe environment during the 2015 Alpine World Ski Championships. In appreciation of his counter-terrorism involvement, Chief Henninger was presented with the Terrorism Liaison Officer Executive Award by the Colorado Information Analysis Center in Arvada. CIAC is part of the Colorado Division of Homeland Security and Emergency Management within the Department of Public...
Town of Vail is soliciting qualified Commissioning Agent firms interested in submitting qualifications and proposal, for the Town of Vail Golf and Nordic Clubhouse Renovation.
While spring is not going out quietly, summer is nearly here and that means time for the Sole Power Challenge. Sole Power turns five this season. The first four years of the program have been impressive but there is always room for growth. Participants logged over 40,000 miles in 2014, up from 19,612 in 2011. The Sole Power Challenge encourages human powered commuting in the Eagle Valley. Participants get outside, get fit, reduce our carbon footprint, save money and have fun while...
Based on input from an earlier workshop, current and future users of Vail’s skatepark are invited to a follow up session this week to review updated design concepts for a new permanent facility. The presentation will take place from 6 to 8 p.m. Wednesday, May 27 at the Grand View on the third level of the Lionshead Welcome Center.