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Posted on: November 7, 2018

2018 Avon Town Council Election Results

11.6.18 Election Results

Four people have been elected to serve a 4-year term on Avon Town Council. Incumbents Scott Prince and Sarah Smith Hymes were re-elected, and will be joined by newly elected members Tamra Nottingham Underwood and Chico Thuon. These results are unofficial.

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Avon Town Hall Open House on Tuesday, November 13th

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Avon, CO – Members of the public are invited to an Open House at Avon Town Hall on Tuesday, November 13th at 4:00 p.m. prior to the evening’s Council meeting. The Open House provides the public with an opportunity to tour Avon Town Hal...

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Posted on: November 5, 2018

Avon’s Regional Recycle Drop Site Now Housed Next to Home Depot

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Avon, CO – The regional recycling center in Avon has moved from 160 Nottingham Ranch Road to 375 Yoder Avenue. The Town of Avon worked with Eagle County to transition the Avon Recycling Center from the site operated by Vail Honeywagon to a new s...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from the Colorado Health Foundation

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Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from

the Colorado Health Foundation

 

Avon, CO - The Avon Recreation Department received $140,000 in grant funding to construct a new Fit Court, a state-of-the-art outdoor bodyweight circuit training...

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Posted on: October 29, 2018

Adult Drop-In Sports Are Back at the Avon Recreation Department

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Adult Drop-In Sports Are Back at the Avon Recreation Department

 

Avon, CO - Are you looking to stay fit and active this winter, but cannot commit to an adult league with  your busy schedule? Beginning Thursday, November 1st, the Avon Recr...

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Posted on: October 22, 2018

Masters Swimming Stroke Clinic Next Four Saturdays at the Avon Recreation Center

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Avon, CO – Do you enjoy swimming for exercise? Have you been training in the water, but want to learn more about proper stroke technique? Then the Master Swimming Stroke Clinic is for you. Join the Avon Recreation Department for four Saturday mo...

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Posted on: October 18, 2018

Avon Asking Voters to Consider Tax Increase on the Sale of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

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Avon Asking Voters to Consider Tax Increase on the Sale of Cigarettes and Other Tobacco Products

 

Avon, CO – Avon voters are being asked to consider Ballot Issue 2B, which would impose a $3 per pack local tax on cigarettes and a 40% loca...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Town of Avon Updates Town Manager Search

For Immediate Release | October 12, 2018

Town of Avon Updates Town Manager Search

Since late June of this year, the Town of Avon has been conducting an extensive search for a new Town Manager.  This search has been nationwide in scope, and initiall...

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Posted on: October 12, 2018

Site Alternatives for Historic Hahnewald Barn in Avon Move Forward

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Avon, CO – The Avon Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a work session on October 16th to review site plan alternatives for the relocation of the Hahnewald Barn.   The Avon Planning and Zoning Commission along with the Avon Histori...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed, Moving to 100 Mikaela Way

Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will be closed on Friday, October 12th and Monday, October 15th to accommodate the move to the new Town Hall, located at 100 Mikalea Way in Avon. Avon Town Hall will reopen on Tuesday, October 16th in it...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, October 8th

Avon, CO: Town of Avon municipal offices will be closed Monday, October 8th in observance of Columbus Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, October 9th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open during regular business hours.

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

2018 Town of Avon Community Survey Results Now Available

Avon, CO – The results of the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey are now available at www.avon.org/communitysurvey. The survey was administered by Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research. The survey c...

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Posted on: September 27, 2018

Avon Town Council Candidate Forum Announced

AVON - High Five Access Media announces a public forum featuring candidates for the 2018 Avon Town Council election.

The campaign season is expected to be lively with eight candidates on the ballot to fill four slots. The forum takes place Oct. 4 from 6:30...

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Posted on: September 26, 2018

Man of the Cliff Celebrates 10 Years of Flannel Fun, Adds Live Music Component on October 13 & 14

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Man of the Cliff Celebrates 10 Years of Flannel Fun, Adds Live Music Component to Event Taking Place October 13 and 14 in Avon’s Nottingham Park

AVON, CO – Ten years ago, when a group of locals organized a small fundraiser in the hamlet...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Avon Police Department No Longer Processing Fingerprint Requests

Beginning Monday, September 24th, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is implementing a new program for Colorado Applicant Background Services (CABS). CABS is a digital fingerprint submission process that reduces the burden on law enforcement and C...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Avon, CO – Continued dry conditions necessitate Stage 1 fire restrictions in the Town of Avon beginning Friday, September 21, 2018 at 12:00 p.m.

Prohibitions:

No open fires of any type outside of developed areas, including charcoal.

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Posted on: September 13, 2018

Final Pop Up Concert Will Feature Classical and Contemporary Music on Tuesday, September 18

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Avon, CO – Summer is winding down, which means it’s time for the final Pop Up Concert of the season. The concert will take place on the Avon Performance Pavilion Event Terrace overlooking beautiful Nottingham Lake and will feature Touc...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Town of Avon 40th Anniversary Community Picnic Scheduled for Thursday, September 13th

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Avon, CO –The Town of Avon is proud to present the 40th Anniversary Community Picnic on Thursday, September 13th at Harry A. Nottingham Park. The picnic will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the Town on a first...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Final Lake Street Market on Wednesday with Free Live Music, Community Yoga

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For Immediate Release | September 10, 2018

Final Lake Street Market on Wednesday with Free Live Music, Community Yoga

Avon, CO – The final Lake Street Market of the season will be Wednesday, September 12th with live music by Bob Masters & Frie...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

UPDATE: West Beaver Creek Boulevard to Become One-Way Due to Construction

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Avon, CO – Beginning Monday, September 10th, West Beaver Creek Boulevard will be closed to eastbound traffic between Lake Street and Avon Road.  One-way traffic originally scheduled to go into effect on September 4th was delayed by the ...

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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Fire Restrictions Lifted in Avon

                 

Fire Restrictions Lifted in Avon

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will be following Eagle County’s lead in removing all remaining fire restrict...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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Avon, CO – Due to the more favorable weather conditions and moisture
throughout the County, the Town of Avon will follow Eagle County’s lead in implementing“Stage 1” fire restrictions that will take effect immedi...

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Posted on: September 3, 2018

Lake Street Market Returns on Wednesday with Free Live Music, Community Yoga

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Avon, CO – The Lake Street Market is back on Wednesday, September 5th with live music by Renegade Sons, community yoga, and plenty of local vendors selling fresh produce and artisan goods. The mid-valley, mid-week evening market has grown in its...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

Hahnewald Barn Work Session Scheduled for September 4th

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Avon, CO – Members of the public are invited to attend a work session about the Hahnewald Barn on Tuesday, September 4th with members of the Avon Historic Preservation Advisory Committee (AHPAC) and the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC). &...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

West Beaver Creek Boulevard to Become One-Way Due to Construction

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Avon, CO – Beginning Tuesday, September 4th, West Beaver Creek Boulevard will be closed to eastbound traffic between Lake Street and Avon Road.  One-way traffic is expected to remain in place through early November. Eastbound traffic wi...

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Posted on: August 31, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, September 3rd in observance of Labor Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, September 4th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open during regular business hours.Call 911 for police, fire or medi...

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Posted on: August 28, 2018

Eight Candidates Will Run to Fill Four Open Town Council Seats in Avon

Avon, CO – Town Clerk Debbie Hoppe has released the names of candidates running to fill vacant Council seats.  Each candidate filed a nomination petition on or before 5:00 p.m. on Monday, August 27, 2018, as required for the election on...

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Posted on: August 25, 2018

Update on Structure Fire at Beaver Bench Condominiums

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Avon, CO – At approximately 11:39 a.m. today, Vail
Dispatch received a report of a fire at the A Building of Beaver BenchCondominiums, located at 414 W Beaver Creek Boulevard in Avon. Several Avon
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Posted on: August 24, 2018

Sun Road Closed to Thru Traffic Until Friday August 31

Sun Road will be closed to thru traffic until Friday, August 31st to facilitate crosswalk construction and asphalt paving inherent to the Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project.  Access to Sun Road and the adjacent businesses fro...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

Lake Street Market Returns on Wednesday with Free Live Music, Community Yoga

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Avon, CO – The Lake Street Market is back on Wednesday, August 29th with live music by Turntable Revue, community yoga, and plenty of local vendors selling fresh produce and artisan goods. The mid-valley, mid-week evening market has grown in its...

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

Natural Hazard Mitigation Survey

Eagle County Emergency Management along with participating municipalities and special districts is updating the county-wide Pre-Disaster Mitigation Plan. The Federal Emergency Management Agency (FEMA) requires that this plan is updated every five years. T...

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Posted on: August 21, 2018

Town of Avon 40th Anniversary Community Picnic Scheduled for Thursday, September 13th

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Avon, CO – Mark your calendar for the Town of Avon’s 40th Anniversary Community Picnic on Thursday, September 13th at Harry A. Nottingham Park.

The picnic will be held from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. with free food and drink provided by the Town...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Free Cardboard Boat Regatta on Nottingham Lake this Saturday

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Free Cardboard Boat Regatta on Nottingham Lake followed by Pop Up Strings Concert on Saturday, August 25th

 

Awards presented for fastest boat, most creative design, most dramatic sinking, and crowd favorite during the annual regatta

 

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

2019 Special Events Request for Proposals Issued

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon’s Ad Hoc Special Events Committee has issued a Request for Proposals welcoming applications from individuals, businesses, organizations and agencies who are interested in producing one or more special events...

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Posted on: August 13, 2018

Lake Street Market Returns on Wednesday with Free Live Music, Community Yoga

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Avon, CO – The Lake Street Market is back on Wednesday, August 15th with live music by The Platonics, community yoga, and plenty of local vendors selling fresh produce and artisan goods. The mid-valley, mid-week evening market has grown in its i...

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Posted on: August 10, 2018

Forest Service to host public meeting about new proposed recreation access for Berlaimont Project

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Forest Service to host public meeting about new proposed recreation access for Berlaimont Project

 MINTURN, Colo. - The Forest Service is hosting an informational public meeting about the proposed Berlaimont Estates Road Improvement Project. The i...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Unscheduled Water Outage on Nottingham Road

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There has been an unscheduled water outage and water is currently out of service on a portion of Nottingham Road. The Town of Avon anticipates having water service returned by 6 p.m. In the interim, water and showers are available at the Avon Rec Center, ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

E-Bike Share Demo Set For August 8-10 In Avon to Gather Input for County-Wide E-Bike Share Program

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Posted on: August 7, 2018

Open Water Swim Championships Will Close Nottingham Lake and Beach on August 10 and 11

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Avon, CO – More than 100 swimmers will converge on Harry A. Nottingham Park on Friday, August 10 and Saturday, August 11th for the Open Water Swim Championships, a USA Swimming sanctioned event. Nottingham Lake and Beach area will be closed at 12:00 p.m. ...

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Nottingham Road sidewalk project requires temporary water outages on Aug. 7 & 14

AVON, Colo. – Water service will be temporarily shut down starting at 8 a.m. Tuesday (Aug. 7) and again the following Tuesday (Aug. 14) to a portion of Nottingham Road in Avon as part of the town of Avon’s Nottingham Road sidewalk proje...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Sun Road Closed to Thru Traffic on Monday, August 6th

Sun Road Closed to Thru Traffic on Monday, August 6th

Avon, CO - Sun Road will be closed to thru traffic beginning Monday, August 6th to facilitate utility construction inherent to the Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project. The duration o...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

The 35th Anniversary of National Night Out 2018 Locations in Eagle County

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The 35th Anniversary of National Night Out 2018 Locations in Eagle County

Eagle County, Colo. – On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, deputies with the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office and police officers with the towns of Vail, Avon, Eagle and Basa...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

Application Materials Available for 2019 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

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For Immediate Release | August 3, 2018

Application Materials Available for 2019 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now accepting applications for the 2019 Town of Avon Community Grant Program. The Town welcomes app...

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Posted on: August 1, 2018

Avon Comet Pilot Program Amended

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is amending its pilot hail-and-ride service. Based on public feedback and ridership, the Avon Comet will not operate in August as planned.Look for the Avon Comet’s return this winter.For more information, contact the Mobility D...

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: BEC TRI SPRINT TRIATHLON AND MAJOR LEAGUE TRIATHLON

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSIT INFORMATION

FOR BEC TRI SPRINT TRIATHLON AND MAJOR LEAGUE TRIATHLON

Bec Tri Sprint Triathlon and Major League TriathlonLake Street, Avon, CO August 4, 2018 

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Posted on: July 30, 2018

AvonLIVE! Concerts in the Park on August 1st

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Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on August 1st for family fun and music at this final AvonLIVE! free community concert. Who’s Bad: The Ultimate Michael Jackson Experience, an unrivaled c...

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Posted on: July 27, 2018

Benchmark Plaza Building Evacuated due to Motor Vehicle Accident

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Avon, CO – At approximately 7:00 a.m. this morning, Avon Police responded to a report of a motor vehicle accident at Benchmark Plaza, located at 48 E Beaver Creek Boulevard. A vehicle collided with a support column adjacent to The Blue Plate res...

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Posted on: July 16, 2018

AvonLIVE ! Concerts in the Park

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Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on July 18th  for family fun and music at the second AvonLIVE ! free community concert. The Spin Doctors , the multi-platinum classic po...

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Posted on: July 13, 2018

Avon Public Works Making Fire Safety and Mitigation a Top Priority

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Avon, CO – With Colorado facing extremely dangerous fire conditions, the Town of Avon Public Works Department is making fire safety and mitigation a top priority. The Town has suspended all mowing operations out of concern that the flail mower u...

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Posted on: July 11, 2018

Construction of the Town of Avon Nottingham Road Sidewalk Project will begin Thursday, July 12

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Construction of the Town of Avon - Nottingham Road Sidewalk Project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, July 12, 2018. The Project consists of the addition of approximately 650’ of sidewalk and concrete curb and gutter along the north side of Not...

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Posted on: July 2, 2018

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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For Immediate Release | July 2, 2018

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

Avon, CO – With Colorado facing extremely dangerous fire conditions, the Town of Avon, in collaboration with local fire authorities, has decided to enact &ldqu...

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Posted on: July 6, 2018

Catch the Avon Comet

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is piloting a free, hail and ride service this
summer.  Every weekend in July and August, Friday thru Sunday, the AvonComet will circulate around the Avon core looking for hails from 11 a.m. to 6
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Posted on: July 6, 2018

AvonLIVE! Concerts in the Park Begin July 11th

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Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on July 11 for family fun and music at the AvonLIVE! free community concert. The Subdudes, a well-loved group blending blues, funk, jazz, R&B and rock with a N...

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on July 7th

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Avon, CO – Members of the Avon Town Council will host Coffee with Council on Saturday, July 7th from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. at Loaded Joe’s in Avon.

 

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Posted on: July 1, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

Avon, CO – Town offices will be closed on Tuesday, July 3rd and Wednesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Regular office hours will resume on Thursday, July 5th.

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Eagle County

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Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Eagle County

Avon fireworks cancelled; Alpine Bank's Salute to the USA will still be held on July 3rd, featuring live music, food vendors and a free family fun zone

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

July 4th Pop Up Concert Will Feature Classical and Contemporary Music

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July 4th Pop Up Concert Will Feature Classical 

and Contemporary Music

 

Avon, CO – Pop Up Concerts are a summer tradition in Avon, taking place on the Avon Performance Pavilion Event Terrace and overlooking the beautiful Nottingh...

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Posted on: June 28, 2018

Salute to the USA Includes Family Fun, Live Music, Festival Food and Fireworks

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Avon, CO – The 32nd annual Alpine Bank Salute to the USA in Harry A. Nottingham Park takes place on Tuesday, July 3, 2018 starting at 5:00 p.m. Families will delight in the performance art including magicians, clowns, and ballo...

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Posted on: June 25, 2018

Earn your Beer!

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Rocky Mountain Brew Runs aims to give runners what they have been “thirsting” for: a social 5k fun run and Colorado craft beer.

Colorado is home to a culture of people who love the perfect pairing: running and a good beer. There are ove...

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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Stages 3, 4 & 5 of Mavic Haute Route Rockies Coming to Avon Next Week

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Avon, CO – Carving through the heartland of American cycling, the Mavic Haute Route Rockies, will be in Avon June 25th, 26th and 27th. The Haute Route is a global series of stage races for amateurs. Whether it is in the Colorado Rockies, French ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Avon Transit East Beaver Creek Boulevard Construction Detour on Friday, June 22

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 Due to construction on East Beaver Creek Boulevard, Avon Transit will make the following changes on Friday, June 22nd:

1. All routes will run off schedule

2. The Red Line...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

East Beaver Creek Boulevard to Close for Street Repairs on Friday, June 22

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Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard will close from Chapel Square to Post Boulevard on Friday, June 22nd between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. to repair road damage. The alternative route during this closure will be US Highway 6. For more in...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: LAKE STREET MARKET

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSIT INFORMATION

FOR THE LAKE STREET MARKET 

 

Lake Street Market 

Lake Street, Avon, CO  

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSIT INFORMATION FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE

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Harry A. Nottingham Park & Various Vail Valley Locations

June 18-20, ALL DAY

 

Date(s):       June 18-20, 2018

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

2018 Town of Avon Community Survey Underway

Avon, CO – Fielding for the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey has begun. The Town selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct a community survey this summer. The survey i...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Inaugural Vail Valley Brew Fest at Avon on June 30, 2018

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Avon, CO – RightOn Productions, producers of the Denver Summer and Winter Brew Festivals, has partnered with the town of Avon to host a brew fest on Saturday June 30th. Bring your friends and family to Avon for some fun in the sun! This event wi...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Avon, CO – Due to the combination of unusually high temperatures and dry, windy conditions there is an increased risk for wildfires throughout Colorado. As a result, the Town of Avon has implemented “Stage 1” fire restriction...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Wildridge Microsurface Project to Commence June 15th

Avon, CO—Beginning Friday, June 15th and continuing through June 29th, the Town of Avon will be constructing street improvements in the Wildridge neighborhood on Long Spur, Fox Lane, Draw Spur, Little Point, June Point, North Point, Flat Point, ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Destination Jump Splash Learn—Avon’s Newest Playground Official Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for June 20

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Avon, CO – Nottingham Park’s newest playground, Destination Jump Splash Learn, opened to rave reviews from children and parents alike in early May. On Wednesday, June 20th at 10 a.m., officials from the Town of Avon, Great Outdoors Col...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Daddy’s Girl Tutu 2K Returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park this Father’s Day

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Avon, CO – Dads can trade in their tools for tutus this Sunday, June 17th at the Daddy’s Girl Tutu 2K in Harry A. Nottingham Park. This fun, two-kilometer event is a perfect kickoff to Father’s Day, and the two laps around No...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon Police Believe Stabbing is Isolated Incident

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Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department continues to work collaboratively with the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s office on the investigation of the May 31st assault and stabbing in Avon. This is an active, dynamic investigation, and t...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Fire Crews Quickly Suppress Small Wildland Fires in Avon

Avon – On Monday evening at approximately 6:48 p.m., Eagle River Fire, Vail Fire and Avon PD responded to a small wildland fire that started beside the bike path behind the Lodge at Brookside Condominiums complex near Highway 6.

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on June 16

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For Immediate Release | June 8, 2018

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on June 16

Council members will meet with residents on the Avon Performance Pavilion’s event terrace

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Active Shooter Emergency Services Response Training at Battle Mountain High School, Week of June 11

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Avon, CO – In the emergency services world, preparation and training is critical to the success of any life-saving mission. Emergency services personnel in Eagle County spend considerable time and resources in ongoing training to ensure highly p...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Avon Finance Department Wins Award for 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Avon, CO – The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Town of Avon by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking a business to lease the former Fire Station #7 for use as worker housing. The station, located at 351 Benchmark Road, has been utilized for the past fifteen (15) plus years by the Eagle River Fire Protectio...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Avon Town Council Terminates Town Manager's Employment Agreement

The Avon Town Council has determined that a change in town management is best for the community at this time, and took action at a special meeting on Thursday, May 31 to terminate the Town Manager's employment agreement.Over the last five years, the Town ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

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Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

Avon, CO – Today, at approximately 9:53 a.m., Andrew Young, Jr., 18, of Avon, was taken into custody by Avon police officers and Eagle County Sheriff’s deputies, without inci...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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For Immediate Release | May 31, 2018

Contact: Preston Neill, Deputy Town Manager/PIO

pneill@avon.org | 970-748-4404

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

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Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

Avon, CO – Avon police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred this morning along the Eagle Valley Trail near the Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon at approximately 6:32 a.m....

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Vail Valley Receives Prestigious Silver-Level IMBA Ride Center Designation

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Vail Valley Receives Prestigious Silver-Level International Mountain Bicycling Association Ride Center Designation

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is pleased to share the recent International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) announcement th...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2018

 

Vail Valley Soccer Club Soccer Tournament

Harry A. Nottingham Park & Various Vail Valley Locations

June 8-10, ALL DAY

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Report from the May 22nd Avon Town Council Meeting

For Immediate Release | May 25, 2018

 

Report from the May 22nd Avon Town Council Meeting

Money allocated for recycling center; community survey reviewed

 

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

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For Immediate Release | May 24, 2018          

Contact:  Liz Wood, Communications Manager

970-748-4087 | ewood@avon.org      

 

 

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2018 Summer Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park

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Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2018 Summer Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park and the Avon Performance Pavilion

Concerts, Festivals, Sporting Events, and the July 3rdSalute to the USA extravaganza will be in the center of Avon this summer...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

Avon, CO—Seat belts save lives! Please buckle up and keep you and your family safe. This is the basic objective behind this upcoming Click It or Ticket Campaign....

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon Clean-Up Week Begins May 21st

Avon, CO – It’s time for spring cleaning in Avon! Town Clean-Up Week will begin May 21st through May 25th. Disposal of qualified items is free, as the Town sponsors this service to its residents. To initiate a pick-up, call the Avon Pu...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Earn Your Beer at Rocky Mountain Brew Runs in Avon

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For Immediate Release | May 17, 2018          

Earn Your Beer at Rocky Mountain Brew Runs in Avon

Avon, CO – Rocky Mountain Brew Runs (RMBR) aims to give runners what they have been “thirsting...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Thursday, May 24th

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Avon, CO – Be sure to mark your calendars and come out to celebrate the changing seasons with a little spring cleaning! On Thursday, May 24th, the Town of Avon will hold the third annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to cle...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Report from the May 8th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on May 8th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Eagle River Fire Protection District (ERFPD) Fire Chief Karl Bauer and Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Jeff Zechman presented to C...
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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Local Elected Officials from Western Mountain Communities Meet with Leaders in Washington

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For Immediate Release | May 9, 2018

Local Elected Officials from Western Mountain Communities

Meet with Congressional and Administration Leaders in Washington DC

Avon, CO - Council members from five Western mountain communities joined The Mountain Pact Execu...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR MAY 12, 2018 

 

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Avon to Host Two Business Outreach Meetings in May

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will host two Business Outreach Meetings next week to update local businesses on Town programs and projects, and to hear from businesses about Town matters such as special events and infrastructure investments. The me...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction to Begin Next Week

Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 14, 2018. The Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project generally consists of modification of street geometry, on-street parking, bicycle ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

AVON TO HOST A COMMUNITY FORUM ON MAY 9TH TO GET INPUT ON 2018 COMMUNITY SURVEY

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey this summer. Probolsky Research is in the process of dev...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Avon Council Set to Review Winter Motorized Access Options from Wildridge Subdivision to USFS Lands

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council will hold a work session on May 8th to discuss winter motorized access options to United States Forest Service (USFS) areas north of Town.  The session is expected to begin at approximately 7:00 p.m., ho...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

The Pitmaster BBQ and Music Fest Brings the “Taste of National BBQ” to Colorado August 18-19, 2018

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Avon, Colorado – The Pitmaster BBQ and Music Fest– a TMAC Event (tmaccommunications.com) – is coming to Avon, Colorado which is the gateway to Beaver Creek Resort and will feature some of the Nation’s top B...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Aquatics Area Closed Next Week

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Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center aquatics area will be closed Monday, May 7 through Thursday, May 10th for maintenance and repairs. Maintenance will include pump room plumbing, leak repair, valve replacement, and mechanical room efficiency ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Wish for Wheels Bike Build to take place on May 12th at Avon Rec Center

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Avon, CO – On Saturday, May 12th the Town of Avon and Vail Resorts will host a bike build, with Colorado-based non-profit Wish for Wheels. The Wish for Wheels Bike Build will take place from 11:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. at the Avon Recreation Ce...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Mikaela Way Closed to Thru Traffic from April 23 - 28

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Avon, CO – Mikaela Way will be closed to thru traffic beginning Monday, April 23rd through Saturday, April 28th while construction workers perform utility work integral to the Avon Town Hall project. The drop off area for Prater Lane Child Care ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

West Avon Preserve Trails Open for Summer Hiking and Biking!

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Avon, CO—Town officials announced the seasonal opening of the West Avon Preserve (WAP) trail system. The WAP is home to an 11 ¼ mile network of multi-use trails for public enjoyment. Twisting through the parcel between Singletree and ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 16, 2018

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Avon, CO – Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 16. The Avon East--Red Line runs every 30-minutes between 6:44 a.m. and 6:05 p.m. and services the residential areas in east Avon along Hurd Lane and Hwy 6, i...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Report from the April 10th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on April 10th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Police Chief Greg Daly presented the Avon Police Department awards for 2017:
    • The Lifesaving Medal was awarded to Officer Tyler ...
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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Gasoline Lollipops to perform free show at Avon Performance Pavilion for Gears N’ Beers event

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will celebrate the spring season and the opening of Avon’s paths and trails with a free family-friendly event in Avon on Saturday, April 14th. The Denver-based band Gasoline Lollipops will perform a free con...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Avon’s Plastic Bag Ban and Disposable Paper Bag Fee go into effect on May 1st

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon and Alpine Bank would like to remind residents that a big change is coming on May 1st. Last fall, the Avon Town Council enacted a ban on disposable plastic bags being provided by retailers to customers at the point of...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Gears N’ Beers will Celebrate Spring Activities in Avon

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AVON, CO – Calling all Weekend Warriors! It’s time to celebrate the spring season and the opening of Avon’s paths and trails with a free family-friendly event in Avon on Saturday, April 14th. The first event in the Westin Riv...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Drop the Distraction: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Avon, CO – When you drive around Eagle County, there’s one thing you’re almost certain to see: distracted drivers. To encourage all drivers to be aware of their digital addiction and drop the distraction, the Avon Police Depa...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Be Bear Aware: Bears Becoming Active in Vail Valley

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Avon, CO – As the weather gets warmer, bears are coming out of hibernation and mountain lions are tracking migrating deer herds. There have been reported sightings of mountain lion in the Valley recently. The Avon Town Council is asking resident...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Haute Route Announces 2018 Route for Mavic Haute Route Rockies

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 12, 2018) – Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced the route for the second edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies. Kicking off in the off...

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Avon Town Council to Act on Major Capital Improvement Projects at the March 27th Meeting

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Avon, CO – At the March 27th Avon Town Council meeting, the Town Council is slated to discuss and make decisions on several important capital improvement projects. Public comment encouraged; please see comment options below.

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Announcing 1% for Land and Rivers

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[Eagle County, CO, March 2018] Announcing the launch of 1% For Land and Rivers, a fund to protect Eagle County’s most important resources.

Did you know that Eagle County's population is projected to double in 35 years to over 100,000 people? Alth...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking a business to lease the former Fire Station #7 for use as worker housing. The station, located at 351 Benchmark Road, has been utilized for the past fifteen (15) plus years by the Eagle River Fire Protectio...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve On Planning and Zoning Commission

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC). In May, three positions will be vacated and filled by appointment by the Avon Town Council.

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Avon PD Personnel Receive Award from Chicago PD on a 2015 Case

Avon, CO – Avon Police Chief Greg Daly, Officer Bryan Mullet and Administrative Services Officer Lacey Chon were recently presented with Joint Operations Awards from the Chicago Police Department for their collaborative work on a 2015 c...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Report from the March 13th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on March 13th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • David Glidden took his oath as an Avon Police Officer and was sworn in by Town Clerk Debbie Hoppe.
  • Council continued the first ...
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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Town Council Set to Review Town Properties Plan

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Town Council Set to Review Town Properties Plan

 

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council will review the Town of Avon Town-Owned Properties Plan (“Town Properties Plan”) on Tuesday night with the first reading of an Ordinanc...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Town Council to Discuss Recycling and Polystyrene Foam at March 27th Meeting

Avon Town Council to Discuss Recycling and Polystyrene Foam at March 27th Meeting

Avon, CO – On March 27th, the Avon Town Council is slated to hear a presentation from field experts on the topics of recycling, sustainable material management, and...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Recovers Operational Expenses in 2017

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Avon, CO – For the first time in the history of the Town, the Avon Recreation Department recovered all of its operational expenses through program and admission revenues in 2017. Since the Rec Center opened in 1995, the Town has subsidized the f...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety

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For Immediate Release | March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety 

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce the launch of a Tipsy Taxi pilot program, with t...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Report from the February 27th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on February 27th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • At the February 13, 2018 Council meeting, the Town Council voted to deny two land use applications for the Colorado World R...
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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Avon Police Department Establishes a Permanent Medication Take Back Drop Box

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Avon, Colo. - The Avon Police Department has established an official safe disposal site for unused or expired household medications. A permanent, secure drop box is now installed in the lobby of the new police department building at 60 Buck Creek Road and...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Major League Triathlon will return to Avon in 2018

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Major League Triathlon is thrilled to announce that the league will return to Avon, CO again in 2018. Avon will host the second event of the 2018 MLT season and it will be held on Saturday, August 4th. The hometown Colorado Peaks will once again play host...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Town of Avon Properties Plan Hearings

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon Planning and Zoning Commission is set to hold a public hearing and consider Town of Avon Properties Development Strategies plan.  The public hearing will include a public comment period, after which the Plann...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Avon Historic Preservation Committee To Meet on Options to Relocate the Hahnewald Barn to Park

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For Immediate Release | February 16, 2018         

Contact:  Planning Director Matt Pielsticker

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Report from the February 13th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on February 13th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council denied First Reading of Ordinance 18-01, denying a Rezoning Application for the Folson Property from Planned Unit D...
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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Will Close Early on Saturday, February 17th

Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center will close at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 17th for a private function. The Recreation Center will resume normal hours on Sunday, February 18th, from noon to 7:00 p.m.

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Avon Town Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

For Immediate Release | February 15, 2018              

 

Avon Town Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

 

Avon, CO – Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Input Needed on Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community

Avon, Colo – February 5, 2018 - In 2016 a group of over 30 stakeholders that includes representatives from the public and private sectors of Eagle County, came together to develop the Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community.  ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

Avon Police Department Will ‘Plunge’ into Nottingham Lake to Raise Money for Special Olympics

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Avon, CO – Grab your friends and get your costumes ready! It’s time to get ‘freezin for a reason’ for Special Olympics of Colorado! On February 24th, Avon will host the coldest Polar Plunge in Colorado, joining comm...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Officials Seeking Input on Town Properties Plan

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Avon, CO – The Town is seeking input on land use concepts for Nottingham Park, described as “Tract G”, as well as other Town-owned properties. Those interested are encouraged to drop by one of the informational sessions, take...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Don’t Let Potholes Drive You Nuts!

Avon, CO – It’s pothole season again and the Avon Public Works Department is on alert and ready to fix them as quickly and efficiently as possible. Freeze-and-thaw weather cycles help produce potholes when icy water and snow seep into ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Report from the January 23rd Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on January 23rd. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council approved Resolution 18-05, thereby approving the Minor PUD Amendment for Lots 2A, 2B, 3, and 5, Buck Creek PUD. The ...
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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Mighty Mites Volleyball Clinics at Avon Elementary School

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Avon, Colorado- The Avon Recreation Department kick off its Mighty Mites Volleyball Clinic for 2nd through 5th graders on January 25th. The six-week long clinic offers youth participants the opportunity to learn and practice volleyball skills under the gu...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Recycling Event to take place at Walking Mountains Science Center on January 13th

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Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? This Saturday, January 13th, several organizations are teaming up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. This provides the community an optio...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, January 15th

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Avon, CO—Town of Avon Municipal Offices will be closed Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, January 16th.

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Community Skate Night is January 10th

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Join the Avon Recreation Center for Community Skate Night, including free skate rentals, hot cocoa, a fire pit, music, and loads of community fun! The event will take place on the ice sheet in front of the Rec Center, and skate availability is limited, so...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures Remain in Place

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Avon, CO—Town officials are reminding residents and guests that seasonal trail closures in the West Avon Preserve must be observed, despite dry weather, to protect wildlife winter habitat. Closures went into effect December 15th and trails will remain clo...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Avon Transit Offers Free Tipsy Taxi Service on New Year’s Eve

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Avon, CO – Come ring in 2018 and take advantage of Avon Transit’s free Tipsy Taxi service on New Year’s Eve, offering passengers a free ride home within Town limits between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m. The route will follow the Night R...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Christmas Tree Recycling Offered to Avon Residents

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will offer curbside Christmas tree pick-up for Avon residents from December 26, 2017, through February 1, 2018. All trees must have their lights and ornaments removed. The town will only pick up cut trees; artificial ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Recycling Event to take place at Walking Mountains Science Center on January 13th

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Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? On Saturday, January 13th, several organizations are teaming up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. This provides the community an option ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Christmas and New Year's

Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 22nd and will remain closed on Monday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Municipal offices will reopen on Tuesday, December 26th. A similar c...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Avon Swim Club to Host ‘Fitter and Faster’ Clinic with Two-Time Olympian Chloe Sutton

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Avon, CO – Avon Swim Club is proud to be hosting a Fitter and Faster swim clinic at Avon Recreation Center with two-time Olympian, Chloe Sutton.

Chloe will be in Avon on December 27th and 28th for a high-performance swim clinic working o...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Avon Bus Service Transitions to Full Winter Schedule December 15th

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon buses will transition to the full winter schedule on Friday, December 15th. The new schedule, which will run through March 31st, will provide 15-minute service on the Skier Express Shuttle during peak times, and 30-minute...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Report from the December 12th Avon Town Council Meeting

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Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on December 12th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council approved Ordinance 17-18 on second and final reading, thereby approving a Rezoning Application adding Nottingham Ro...
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Posted on: December 12, 2017

West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures on Horizon

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Avon, CO—Town officials have announced upcoming trail closures in the West Avon Preserve to protect wildlife winter habitat. Closures will be in effect from December 15th through at least April 15th and apply to all multi-use trails except Our B...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Haute Route North America Announces Host Cities for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

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Colorado Springs, CO – Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced five host cities for the second edition of Mavic Haute Route Rockies, taking place from June 23 – 2...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Avon Recreation Center Hosts Free-Day December 8th

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Avon, CO – In celebration of its 22nd anniversary, the Avon Recreation Center is offering free admission, free classes, and retro pricing from 1995 on punch cards and passes on Friday, December 8th. All are welcome to join in the celebration and...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Avon Police Department Relocates to New Public Safety Facility on Buck Creek Road

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Avon, CO – On Thursday, November 30th, the Avon Police Department will begin operating out of the new Avon Public Safety Facility, located at 60 Buck Creek Road, next to the Buck Creek Medical Center. After Wednesday, November 29th, the facility...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Santa is Coming to the Avon Recreation Center on Saturday, December 2nd

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Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center will host a Santa and Cookies event on Saturday, December 2nd from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Get in the holiday spirit and bring a camera to take a selfie with Santa. Staff will also be on-site to help take...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Report from the November 14th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on November 14th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • The Town’s final revised operating budgets for 2017 and the proposed 2018 operating budgets were presented by Tow...
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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon Municipal offices will close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd and remain closed on Thursday and Friday, November 23rd and 24th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, November 27t...

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Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from the Colorado Health Foundation

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Avon Recreation Department Awarded $140,000 Grant from

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Avon, CO - The Avon Recreation Department received $140,000 in grant funding to construct a new Fit Court, a state-of-the-art outdoor bodyweight circuit training...

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Avon Recreation Center is Hiring

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Employees can earn a free Recreation Center pass and ski pass for the 2018/19 season!

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

October and November Learn to Swim Sessions Open

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Tuesday/Thursday Night Sessions:

October 9th-November 1st.

LTS 1: 4:30-5:00 p.m.

LTS 2: 5:05-5:35 p.m.

LTS 3: 5:40-6:10 p.m.

8 Lessons: $45

Saturday Sessions:

October 6th-27th

LTS 1: 10:00-10:30 a.m.

LTS 2: 10:35-11:05 a.m.

LTS 3: 11:10-11:40 a.m.

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Posted on: October 4, 2018

Master Your Stroke Clinics Coming to Avon Rec Center in October and November

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Want to build endurance, refine your stroke technique, or just be challenged in the pool? Join former collegiate swimmer Matthew Moates for a series of four swim clinics focusing on stroke technique. Intermediate and advanced swimmers will work on proper ...

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Free Cardboard Boat Regatta on Nottingham Lake this Saturday

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Free Cardboard Boat Regatta on Nottingham Lake followed by Pop Up Strings Concert on Saturday, August 25th

 

Awards presented for fastest boat, most creative design, most dramatic sinking, and crowd favorite during the annual regatta

 

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Fall Learn to Swim Lessons Announced

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Tuesday/Thursday Summer Night Sessions:September 4th-27th

LTS 1: 4:30-5:00 p.m.

LTS 2: 5:05-5:35 p.m.

LTS 3: 5:40-6:10 p.m.

8 Lessons: $45

Saturday Sessions:

September 8th-29th

LTS 1: 10:00-10:30 a.m.

LTS 2: 10:35-11:05 a.m.

LTS 3: 11:10-1...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Recovers Operational Expenses in 2017

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Avon, CO – For the first time in the history of the Town, the Avon Recreation Department recovered all of its operational expenses through program and admission revenues in 2017. Since the Rec Center opened in 1995, the Town has subsidized the facility to...

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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Avon Police Department No Longer Processing Fingerprint Requests

Beginning Monday, September 24th, the Colorado Bureau of Investigation (CBI) is implementing a new program for Colorado Applicant Background Services (CABS). CABS is a digital fingerprint submission process that reduces the burden on law enforcement and C...

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Posted on: August 3, 2018

The 35th Anniversary of National Night Out 2018 Locations in Eagle County

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The 35th Anniversary of National Night Out 2018 Locations in Eagle County

Eagle County, Colo. – On Tuesday, August 7, 2018, deputies with the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office and police officers with the towns of Vail, Avon, Eagle and Basalt police department...

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Posted on: June 29, 2018

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Eagle County

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Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Eagle County

Avon fireworks cancelled; Alpine Bank's Salute to the USA will still be held on July 3rd, featuring live music, food vendors and a free family fun zone

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

East Beaver Creek Boulevard to Close for Street Repairs on Friday, June 22

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Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard will close from Chapel Square to Post Boulevard on Friday, June 22nd between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. to repair road damage. The alternative route during this closure will be US Highway 6. For more information ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

2018 Town of Avon Community Survey Underway

Avon, CO – Fielding for the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey has begun. The Town selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct a community survey this summer. The survey i...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Avon, CO – Due to the combination of unusually high temperatures and dry, windy conditions there is an increased risk for wildfires throughout Colorado. As a result, the Town of Avon has implemented “Stage 1” fire restrictions that take effect immediately...

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Police
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon Police Believe Stabbing is Isolated Incident

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Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department continues to work collaboratively with the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s office on the investigation of the May 31st assault and stabbing in Avon. This is an active, dynamic investigation, and the Avon Police Depar...

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Police
Posted on: June 12, 2018

Fire Crews Quickly Suppress Small Wildland Fires in Avon

Avon – On Monday evening at approximately 6:48 p.m., Eagle River Fire, Vail Fire and Avon PD responded to a small wildland fire that started beside the bike path behind the Lodge at Brookside Condominiums complex near Highway 6.

Eagle River Fire and Vail F...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Active Shooter Emergency Services Response Training at Battle Mountain High School, Week of June 11

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Avon, CO – In the emergency services world, preparation and training is critical to the success of any life-saving mission. Emergency services personnel in Eagle County spend considerable time and resources in ongoing training to ensure highly professiona...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

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Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

Avon, CO – Today, at approximately 9:53 a.m., Andrew Young, Jr., 18, of Avon, was taken into custody by Avon police officers and Eagle County Sheriff’s deputies, without incident, in Avon. The i...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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For Immediate Release | May 31, 2018

Contact: Preston Neill, Deputy Town Manager/PIO

pneill@avon.org | 970-748-4404

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

Avon, CO – Avon PD, with the assistance of the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office, has announc...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

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Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

Avon, CO – Avon police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred this morning along the Eagle Valley Trail near the Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon at approximately 6:32 a.m.

The suspec...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

Avon, CO—Seat belts save lives! Please buckle up and keep you and your family safe. This is the basic objective behind this upcoming Click It or Ticket Campaign. Beginning...

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Police
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Drop the Distraction: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Avon, CO – When you drive around Eagle County, there’s one thing you’re almost certain to see: distracted drivers. To encourage all drivers to be aware of their digital addiction and drop the distraction, the Avon Police Department, Colorado Department of...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Avon PD Personnel Receive Award from Chicago PD on a 2015 Case

Avon, CO – Avon Police Chief Greg Daly, Officer Bryan Mullet and Administrative Services Officer Lacey Chon were recently presented with Joint Operations Awards from the Chicago Police Department for their collaborative work on a 2015 case that s...

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Police
Posted on: March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety

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For Immediate Release | March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety 

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce the launch of a Tipsy Taxi pilot program, with the aim of ...

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Police
Posted on: March 1, 2018

Avon Police Department Establishes a Permanent Medication Take Back Drop Box

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Avon, Colo. - The Avon Police Department has established an official safe disposal site for unused or expired household medications. A permanent, secure drop box is now installed in the lobby of the new police department building at 60 Buck Creek Road and...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Avon Police Department Relocates to New Public Safety Facility on Buck Creek Road

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Avon, CO – On Thursday, November 30th, the Avon Police Department will begin operating out of the new Avon Public Safety Facility, located at 60 Buck Creek Road, next to the Buck Creek Medical Center. After Wednesday, November 29th, the facility at 1 Lake...

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