Weekly Construction Update, Aug. 3
Construction Update Meetings
The construction meetings have been canceled until further notice. Contractors working in the areas of the Vail Village and Lionshead core areas will continue to communicate to the Public Works Department, providing updates and coordinating projects as it relates to construction activity within the right of way. For more information, contact Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Per the 2020 Vail Village/ Lionshead Village Construction Hours Handout
--Labor Day Holiday – September 5 – 7
COVID-19 Related Announcements
The Vail Village and Lionshead parking structures are open with free daily and overnight parking. Vail Transit is operational with the summer schedule; face masks are required for drivers and all passengers. Town of Vail offices are open for in-person services by appointment. For an update on Town of Vail plan review, permits, building inspections and other services, visit www.vailgov.com. For construction safety information, check here.
Online Citizen Portal
Customers of the Community Development Department have access to a 24/7 online citizen portal to submit applications for contractor registration and various construction-related permits. The portal, at http://vail.onlinegovt.com/ also accepts planning applications for review by the Design Review Board and Planning and Environmental Commission. In addition, residents can access the citizen portal to submit a code enforcement request or check to see the status of any permit activity in their neighborhood. To view frequently asked questions, visit http://www.vailgov.com/online-services.
Email Notification Service for Contractors and Consultants
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Here’s a recap of the various construction projects currently ongoing in Vail.
La Taberna Iberica Patio, 100 E. Meadow Drive Unit 15
Includes excavation and construction for new site wall and foundation stem walls. The purpose of the construction is to create a new patio dining area. Construction fencing will be erected to enclose the perimeter of the work area. Project start date was May 18; completion of work is mid-August. Contractor is Rocky Mountain Construction Group, Jonny Cohen, 970-471-9258. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Slifer Building Re-roof Project, 230 Bridge Street
Work consists of removing and installing a new roof materials to the building. A small area of lower Bridge Street will be coned off on certain days to allow all overhead work to be completed, this is required for public safety. Work start date was July 6, completion date is mid-August. Construction staging will be in the alley way between the building and Mill Creek. Contractor is Shaeffer Hyde Construction, contact is Dave Many, 970-376-0556; and Plath Roofing Inc., contact is Cristian Ortega. Town of Vail Contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Xcel Energy, Mill Creek Circle
Xcel Energy will be replacing approximately 900 lineal feet of steel gas main line that is damaged. Start date is TBD. Contractor is Sitewise Corp.
Remodel, New Art Gallery, 100 E. Meadow Dr. Unit 12
Remodel of existing space to include new storefront with ADA accessible access and interior improvements. Start date was Dec. 1; proposed completion date is mid-August. Contractor is Nedbo Construction, Evan Gould, 970-977-0330. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Mountain View Residence Phase II, 434 South Frontage Road East
Work is currently contained within the construction fence. Construction activity includes interior and exterior framing, plumbing and fire sprinkler installation. The north side of the parking garage within the construction fence area is the staging area for trucks and material deliveries. General contractor is Shaw Builders LLC. Jim Heid, 970-904-5669. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Vail Health Master Facility Plan, 180 S. Frontage Road
Phase II of the Master Facility Plan includes the tear-down and replacement of the current east wing administration building and garage, replacing it with a new parking garage and hospital building to house new emergency and imaging departments, as well as a new lobby, central plant, tenant space and material management department. All hospital services will remain open and fully functional throughout the construction. To access the Emergency Department, use Vail Road/West Meadow Drive. Hospital patients and visitors should park (valet parking only, 8 a.m. to 6 p.m.) in the hospital parking lot on West Meadow Drive. Patients and guests of the Medical Professional Building should park (valet parking, 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.) in the underground parking lot of the Medical Professional Building accessible by West Meadow Drive. Contractor is G.E. Johnson Construction Company, Christian Earl, 307-203-9242.Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Row House Units 9 & 10, 303 Gore Creek Drive
Single lane closures are scheduled for deliveries throughout the summer months; pending public way permit approval, traffic control will be provided. Construction activity will be contained within property boundaries and construction fencing. Project consists of an interior and exterior remodel. Completion date is summer 2020. Contractor is Beck Building, Gary Kendall, 720-202-5645. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
Row House Units 11, 303 Gore Creek Drive
Single lane closures are scheduled for deliveries throughout the summer months; pending public way permit approval, traffic control will be provided. Project consists of an interior/exterior remodel and addition. Project completion date has yet TBD. Contractor is SRE Building Associates, Casey Brune, 970-376-5568. Town of Vail contact is Leonard Sandoval, 970-390-4677.
There are no updates for Lionshead.