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.
Limited public access to the Vail Municipal building, Vail Public Library and other town offices and facilities will be available beginning Monday, June 1 as part of a phased plan to provide restricted in-person services to customers and guests. The transition will require members of the public and employees to wear face coverings and adhere to social distancing as well as occupancy requirements when conducting business in the buildings.
Officers from the Vail Police Department are inviting community members to join them for a virtual coffee and conversation from 2:30 to 3:30 p.m. Thursday, May 28 from the comfort of their homes via Zoom and Facebook Live at https://www.facebook.com/VailPD/.
Burton Snowboards today announced that due to ongoing uncertainties around the COVID-19 pandemic, the company has made the difficult decision to cancel the 2021 Burton U.S. Open Snowboarding Championships, which was to take place March 1-6, 2021 on Vail Mountain.
Town of Vail Weekly News for the Week of May 25.