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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Town of Avon Community Picnic Scheduled for Thursday, September 19th

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Town of Avon Community Picnic Scheduled for

Thursday, September 19th

Event will include free food, beer and live music from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Avon, CO –The Town of Avon is proud to present the second annual Community Picnic on Thursday, Se...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Avon Town Council Mulls Increasing the Primary Residence RETT Exemption

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Avon Town Council Mulls Increasing the Primary Residence RETT Exemption

Avon, CO – At the August 27th regular meeting of the Avon Town Council, the Town Council approved, on First Reading, an ordinance that would increase the Primary Residence Ex...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

2020 Special Events Request for Proposals Issued

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2020 Special Events Request for Proposals Issued

The Town of Avon is accepting proposals for the 2020 event season 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon, Colorado, invites qualified event production businesses, organizations, agencies and/or indiv...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

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Avon, CO: Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, September 3rd.

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

Transit service will re...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Music Lineup Announced for 970 AvonFest

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Music Lineup Announced for 970 AvonFest

Free performances by Larry Keel on Friday, September 6th and

Trout Steak Revival on Saturday, September 7th

Avon, CO – Major League Triathlon (MLT) is honored to announce the music lineup for 970 AvonFest, a ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Avon Hosts Stage 2 of Colorado Classic on Friday, August 23rd

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Avon Hosts Stage 2 of Colorado Classic on Friday, August 23rd

Transit, traffic impact and road closures are expected

from 12 – 4 p.m. on Friday

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is thrilled to host some of the best female road cycling professio...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: COLORADO CLASSIC FRIDAY, AUGUST 23

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

TRAFFIC, PARKING, TRANSPORTATION & SAFETY INFORMATION

COLORADO CLASSIC | Stage 2

August 23, 2019

Stage 2 of the Colorado Classic will come through Avon on Friday, August 23rd starting at 12:00 p.m. and ending at approx...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Highway 6 Eastbound to be Closed at Avon Road on Tuesday, August 13th

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Highway 6 Eastbound to be Closed at Avon Road on Tuesday, August 13th between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Avon, CO – Highway 6 Eastbound will be closed at Roundabout 5 (Avon Road) for road patching on Tuesday, August 13th between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Open Water Championships Will Close Nottingham Lake and Beach on Saturday and Sunday

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Open Water Championships Will Close Nottingham Lake and Beach on Saturday, August 10 and Sunday, August 11

Avon, CO – More than 50 swimmers will converge on Harry A. Nottingham Park on Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th for the Open Wa...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Dancing in the Park Returns to Avon with Alonzo King LINES Ballet and Colorado Ballet on August 7

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Dancing in the Park Returns to Avon with Alonzo King LINES Ballet and Colorado Ballet on Wednesday, August 7th 

An exceptional free community cultural offering will happen at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Avon Police Department is participating in the 36th annual National Night Out on August 6th

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Avon Police Department is participating in the 36th annual National Night Out on August 6th

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce their participation in the 36th annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. It will...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Strong Field of Riders Announced for 2019 Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation

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For Immediate Release | July 31, 2019

Strong Field of Riders Announced for 2019 Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation'

Defending Champion Katie Hall and former winner Sara Poidevin along with Amber Neben and Chloe Dygert-Owen highlight the m...

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Application Materials Available for 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

Application Materials Available for 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now accepting applications for the 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program. The Town welcomes applications from organizations and agenc...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Avon Recreation Center and Climate Action Collaborative invite residents to swap old-tech lightbulbs

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Avon Recreation Center and Climate Action Collaborative invite residents to swap old-tech lightbulbs in August

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has partnered with the Climate Action Collaborative to host an LED bulb swap at the Avon Recreation Center ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 31st

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For Immediate Release | July 29, 2019Contact: Danita Dempsey, Cultural, Arts and Special Events Manager ddempsey@avon.org | 970-748-4065

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 31st with Peter Rowan and opening act Lin...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Town of Avon Contributes $50,000 to Eagle County Loan Fund

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For Immediate Release | July 25, 2019

Town of Avon Contributes $50,000 to Eagle County Loan Fund

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has demonstrated its continued support for local homebuyers by granting $50,000 to the Eagle County Loan Fund (ECLF). The ...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Colorado Classic Recruiting Volunteers for August 23rd Event

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For Immediate Release | July 23, 2019

Colorado Classic Recruiting Volunteers for August 23rd Event

Avon, CO – Avon is excited and proud to host Stage 2 of the Colorado Classic bike race on Friday, August 23, 2019. The 2019 Colorado Classic is the ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 24th

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 24th with Freddy Jones Band and opening act Tierro Band

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pav...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Road Closure – East Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Paving Update

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Road Closure –East Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Paving Update

Full closure of East Beaver Creek Boulevard and Beaver Creek Place intersection on Tuesday, July 23rd from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 Avon, CO - Construction of the Beaver Creek...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Periodic Lane Closures - East Beaver Creek Blvd Asphalt Paving

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Periodic Lane Closures - East Beaver Creek Blvd Asphalt Paving

 Avon, CO - Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues, with paving operations at the intersection of East Beaver Creek Blvd and Beaver C...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

FREE OUTDOOR FITNESS COURT TO OPEN AT NOTTINGHAM PARK ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH

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FREE OUTDOOR FITNESS COURT TO OPEN AT NOTTINGHAM PARK ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH 

Avon is one of 100 healthy communities selected for the 2018 National Fitness Campaign

Avon, CO — As part of an effort to make world-class fitness free and acc...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation Announces Challenging 2019 Race Routes

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Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation Announces Challenging 2019 Race Routes

(DENVER, CO) - The 2019 Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation (August 22-25) has released its most challenging course yet with a mix of tough mou...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

Town Council Appoints New Town Attorney

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Town Council Appoints New Town Attorney

Avon, CO – During last evening’s regular meeting, the Avon Town Council appointed Paul Wisor to the position of Town Attorney and approved an agreement for legal services with Garfield & Hecht...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Circus Bella Comes to Avon August 16 – 18

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Circus Bella Comes to Avon August 16 – 18

San Francisco Bay Area’s premiere one-ring circus features aerialists, acrobats, family foot jugglers, clowns and more –all performed by a live six-piece band!

Avon, CO – Sinc...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 17th with March Fourth

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 17th with March Fourth and opening act The Evolution

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Ha...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 10th with Pato Banton

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 10th with Pato Banton & the Now Generation and opening act Grant Farm

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

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Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

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

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project Continues

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Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project Continues

 

Road will open to two-way traffic for July 4th holiday week

Avon, CO – Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues with asphalt paving...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Berkshire Hathaway HomeService’s Salute to the USA!

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORYBerkshire Hathaway HomeService’s Salute to the USA!

Public transportation is the easiest way to access Harry A. Nottingham Park for the Berkshire Hathaway HomeService’s Salute to the USA!

Date(s): July...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, June 26th with La Misa Negra

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, June 26th with La Misa Negra and opening act Split Window

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure

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East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure

Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard between Avon Road and Beaver Creek Place will be closed to traffic on Friday, June 21st to facilitate asphalt milling included in the Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improve...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park begin on Wednesday, June 19th

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Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park begin on Wednesday, June 19th 

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on Wednesday, June 19th fo...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

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Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to

Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

Nottingham Beach will have temporary closures on Thursday and Friday

Avon, CO – This week, Avon will host the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge (PPPIDC) a...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Avon Officials Urging Boaters to Avoid or Use Extreme Caution in Avon Whitewater Park

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Avon Officials Urging Boaters to Avoid or Use Extreme Caution in Avon Whitewater Park

Avon, CO – The Avon Whitewater Park, located at Bob the Bridge in Avon, contains a difficult Class V river-wide water feature during high water. Boaters are rec...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

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

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For Immediate Release | June 12, 2019

Contact:  Jamie Taylor, Guest Services Supervisor

970-748-4053 | jtaylor@avon.org

 

 

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

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

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Avon, CO –On Friday, June 14th, the Town of Avon will hold the fourth annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to clean up . The Town will be divided into ten sections, with members of Town Staff captaining each section beginni...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Media Release - Overturned Raft in Eagle River Results in Death

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Overturned Raft in Eagle River Results in Death

 

Eagle-Vail, Colo. – Earlier this afternoon first responders received a report of an overturned raft floating in the Eagle River in Eagle-Vail, Colo. Once on scene, first responde...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Lane Closure Switch

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Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project 

Lane Closure Switch

 

 

Avon, CO – Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues, and the direction of the lane closure will ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Textile Recycling Now Offered at Avon’s Regional Recycle Drop Site

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Textile Recycling Now Offered at Avon’s

Regional Recycle Drop Site

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now offering free textile recycling at the Avon Regional Recycle Drop Site, located at 375 Yoder Avenue in Avon. Residents can now place un...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Ziggy Marley to Headline Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA

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For Immediate Release | May 29, 2019

 

Ziggy Marley to Headline Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA 

 

Avon’s annual signature event is expected to draw thousands to

Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2019 Summer Activities & Special Events at Nottingham Park

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Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2019 Summer Activities & Special Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park 

Concerts, Festivals, Sporting Events and Activities, and the July 3rd Salute to the USA extravaganza will be in the c...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

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Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

Avon, CO - Municipal offices will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, May 28th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open during normal business hou...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Avon Town Clean Up Day Postponed to June 14th

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Avon Town Clean Up Day Postponed to June 14th

 

Avon, CO – Inclement weather will postpone Avon’s Town Clean Up Day to Friday, June 14th. Clean Up Week will continue, and Avon Public Works will pick up large trash items includin...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Wednesday, May 22nd

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Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise

Wednesday, May 22nd

Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (I.P.A.W.S), a cell phone text messaging system will be tested – Minimal community impact

 

Avon, CO – The Wildrid...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation Announces Host Communities for 2019 Race

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Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation Announces Host Communities for 2019 Race

The four-stage race August 22-25 will course through Steamboat Springs, Avon, Golden and Denver

 (DENVER, CO—MAY 21, 2019) - The 2019 Colorado ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Avon Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity at all Town Operations and Facilities

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Avon Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity at all Town Operations and Facilities

Avon, CO - On Tuesday, May 14th, the Avon Town Council committed to 100% renewable electricity at all Town operations and facilities. The Town was able to reach this goal thro...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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 15, 2019

970 AvonFest: A 3-Day Celebration Of Endurance Sports

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970 AvonFest, A 3-Day Celebration Of Endurance Sports   

Major League Triathlon (MLT) is excited to announce 970 AvonFest, a three-day festival celebrating endurance sports and the Town of Avon, Colorado. 970 AvonFest will host its inaugu...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Avon to Host Summer Outlook Meeting for Local Businesses in May

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will host a Summer Outlook Meeting on Wednesday, May 22nd at 5:30 p.m. at Avon Town Hall to facilitate communication with local businesses and provide an overview of what is to come this summer. Katie Barnes, with Des...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

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Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

 

Town Staff to meet volunteers around Avon with trash bags, reflective vests and food and drink vouchers

Avon, CO – Be sure to mark your calendars and come out to celebrate the changing ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

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Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to

Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

Local dogs and handlers can compete in the Incredible Mountain Dog Challenge obstacle course

Avon, CO – Do you and your dog have what it takes to compete in an o...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

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Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

 

Outage includes Avon Recreation Center and Avon Police Department

Avon, CO – All Town of Avon phone lines will be down for a system update beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Avon Street Sweeping Operation Underway

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Avon Street Sweeping Operation Underway

Avon, CO – With spring time weather patterns dropping less snow in the valley floors, the Avon Public Works Department switches from driving snowplows to driving street-sweepers. Street -sweeping operations...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Avon Town Hall receives LEED Gold Certification

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Avon Town Hall receives LEED Gold Certification

Avon, CO – Avon Town Hall has officially received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. According to the U.S. Green Building C...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Be Bear Aware: Bears and Wildlife Becoming Active in Vail Valley

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Be Bear Aware: Bears and Wildlife Becoming Active in Vail Valley

Avon asks residents and guests to be aware and take

precautions to avoid conflicts

Avon, CO – As the weather gets warmer, bears are coming out of hibernation and mountain lions are tr...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

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Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

 

Avon Transit summer schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

 

Avon, CO – Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 15.

Summer schedule inf...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Seasonal Trail Closure Extended for West Avon Preserve

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Seasonal Trail Closure Extended for West Avon Preserve

 

Above average snowfall will extend closure beyond April 15th 

Avon, CO – Town officials announced that the seasonal closure for the majority of the West Avon Preserve will e...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

I-70: Avon to Vail Roadway Resurfacing

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I-70: Avon to Vail Roadway Resurfacing

The Colorado Department of Transportation, in cooperation with United Companies, begins a roadway resurfacing project on I-70 between Avon and West Vail (mile point 167-173.5). Night construction is scheduled to begin...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Council Appoints Next Town Manager

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Council Appoints Next Town Manager

Avon, CO – During last evening’s regular meeting, the Avon Town Council appointed Eric Heil to the position of Town Manager, effective April 29, 2019. Heil has served in the role of Town Attorney for t...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction

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Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction

 Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project is scheduled to resume on Monday, April 15, 2019. The Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project extend...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Final Survey Results Regarding the Future of the Hahnewald Barn

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Final Survey Results Regarding the Future of the Hahnewald Barn

Avon, CO – The final results of a town survey querying Avon residents about the future of the Hahnewald Barn have been counted. The final count at 10:25 p.m. on Tuesday recorded 104 ...

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Posted on: March 27, 2019

Avon Relaunches Zagster Bikes Just in Time for Spring

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Avon Relaunches Zagster Bikes Just in Time for Spring

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon, with support from Zagster, is relaunching the bike share program for 2019 on Monday, April 1st.  The program will provide residents and visitors with a co...

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Posted on: March 26, 2019

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

Applications will be accepted through April 24th to fill vacancies

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the Planning and Zoning Commission...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Hahnewald Barn Phase 1 Project Survey Question Mailed to Avon Voters

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Hahnewald Barn Phase 1 Project Survey Question Mailed to Avon Voters

 

The deadline for submission of a completed Survey Question is April 2nd 

A Survey Question about the Hahnewald Barn Phase 1 Project has been mailed to all qualified Avon...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Avon Whitewater Park Improvements to be Competed in March

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Avon Whitewater Park Improvements to be Competed in March

Avon, CO – The Avon Whitewater Park is currently under renovation, consisting of maintenance activities to the three whitewater features located near the Avon Road Bridge. There is one fea...

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Posted on: March 8, 2019

Avon PD Receives 100% Compliance in Annual CALEA Accreditation Cycle

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Avon PD Receives 100% Compliance in Annual CALEA Accreditation Cycle

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is the smallest agency in Colorado to be accredited through the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (CALEA&r...

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Avon Town Manager Search Narrows to Three Candidates

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For Immediate Release | March 7, 2019

Avon Town Manager Search Narrows to Three Candidates

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is pleased to announce three town manager candidates as Finalists, including:

  • Steve Barwick, previously City Manager for Asp...
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Posted on: March 7, 2019

COLOTRUST Board of Trustees Appoints New Chairman, Mr. Scott Wright

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COLOTRUST Board of Trustees Appoints New Chairman, Mr. Scott Wright

Denver, CO: The Colorado Local Government Liquid Asset Trust (COLOTRUST) is pleased to announce that Mr. Scott Wright, Assistant Town Manager and Finan...

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Posted on: February 28, 2019

Avon Voters to be Surveyed About Future of Hahnewald Barn

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Avon Voters to be Surveyed About Future of Hahnewald Barn

Avon, CO – At the February 26th Avon Town Council meeting, the Town Council passed a motion to refer a survey question to registered Avon voters concerning the Hahnewald Barn Phase 1 Project. The To...

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Posted on: February 25, 2019

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Cultural, Arts, and Special Events Committee

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Cultural, Arts, and Special Events Committee 

 

Applications will be accepted through March 25th 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the newl...

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Posted on: February 22, 2019

2.15.19 Council Brief

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COMMUNITY DEVELOPMENT

From Matt Pielsticker, Planning Director:

Colorado World Resorts – The project is underway with an excavation and retaining wall permit. First stages of development include open hole soils testing prior to the installation of retaining...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Avon Town Council Approves Project to Relocate and Preserve Hahnewald Barn

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For Immediate Release | February 15, 2019

Avon Town Council Approves Project

to Relocate and Preserve Hahnewald Barn

Avon, CO – The Town Council voted 4-3 to proceed with Phase 1 of the Hahnewald Barn project at its regular meeting on February 12, ...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Avon Acting Town Manager Preston Neill Wins CCCMA 2018 Assistant of the Year

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Avon, CO – The Colorado City and County Management Association (CCCMA) has announced that current Acting Town Manager and former Deputy Town Manager Preston Neill has been named the 2018 Assistant of the Year. The award recognizes the top deputy...

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Posted on: February 15, 2019

Avon Town Offices Closed on Presidents’ Day

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will be closed on Monday, February 18 in observance of Presidents' Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, February 19.

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

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Posted on: January 16, 2019

Search for next Avon Town Manager re-opened

Search for next Avon Town Manager re-opened

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council has announced that it is re-opening the search to fill the Avon Town Manager position. The Avon Town Council decided not to pursue the two finalist candidates that it in...

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Posted on: January 17, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, January 21st

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Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, January 21st  

 

Avon, CO—Town of Avon Municipal Offices will be closed Monday, January 21st in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, January 22nd...

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Posted on: January 14, 2019

Over 4,400 Pounds of Material Collected at Post-Holiday Recycling Event

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Over 4,400 Pounds of Material Collected at Post-Holiday Recycling Event

Avon, CO – On January 5th, several organizations teamed up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. Many Eagle County residents took advantage of thi...

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Posted on: January 10, 2019

Officials Seeking Input on Code Text Amendments

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking input on proposed Code Text Amendments for the following chapters that affect land use:

  • Alternative equivalent compliance – Defining the public benefit for applications that deviate from Developmen...
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Posted on: January 3, 2019

Avon designated as Eagle County’s sole Opportunity Zone

Avon, CO —  The Colorado Office of Economic Development and International Trade (OEDIT) and the Town of Avon are bringing together stakeholders at Avon Town Hall on January 8th to learn and discuss Colorado’s Opportun...

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Posted on: December 26, 2018

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

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

Service runs from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. and follows the Night Rider Route

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

Catch the Avon Comet

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Catch the Avon Comet

Town of Avon piloting a hail and ride service for the holidays

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is piloting a free hail and ride service this holiday season. From December 21, 2018 to January 1, 2019, the Avon Comet will circulate ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2018

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, 2018, through January 31, 2019. 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 20, 2018

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

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will close at 12 p.m. on Monday, December 24th and will remain closed on Tuesday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Municipal offices will reopen on Wednesday, December 26th. A simil...

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Posted on: December 17, 2018

July in January: Salute to the USA Reschedule Comes to Nottingham Park on Friday, January 25th

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Avon, CO – Due to the dry July conditions, the Salute to the USA firework display was postponed and will be the center of a community event, aptly titled July in January. On Friday, January 25th the Town of Avon will host a community ce...

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Posted on: December 18, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Ice Sheets to Open Friday, December 21st

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Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Department will open two ice sheets to the public on Friday, December 21st. The ice sheet outside the Avon Recreation Center, located at 90 Lake Street, will be family and children oriented, while a second sheet in...

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Posted on: December 14, 2018

Recycling Event to take place in Avon on January 5th

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Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? On Saturday, January 5th, several organizations are teaming up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. This provides the community an option t...

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

Please take the I-70 Mountain Corridor Survey

The Collaborative Effort and the I-70 Coalition are conducting a study to estimate the economic impacts of a high-speed transit system in the I-70 Mountain Corridor. The survey will take just 5-8 minutes to complete and will close at the end of December.

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Posted on: December 13, 2018

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 11, 2018

Avon Bus Service Transitions to Full Winter Schedule December 14th

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon buses will transition to the full winter schedule on Friday, December 14th. 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 10, 2018

Avon Town Manager Search Narrows to Two Candidates

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Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is pleased to announce two town manager candidates as Finalists, including:

  • Mike Mallinoff, currently County Administrator for Charles County, Maryland; and
  • Susan Parker, previously Town Administrator for Sunset Be...
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Posted on: December 3, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Hosts Free-Day December 7th

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Avon, CO – In celebration of its 23rd anniversary, the Avon Recreation Center is offering free admission, free classes, and retro pricing from 1995 on punch cards on Friday, December 7th. All are welcome to join in the celebration and experience...

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

Construction Activity on West Beaver Creek Boulevard Has Come to an End

Avon, CO – Construction activity related to the Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project has come to an end for 2018. The road has reopened to two-way traffic, the on-street parking spaces are available, and accesses to local busi...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Hosts Black Friday Sale

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Avon, CO – Instead of standing in line this Black Friday, make a commitment to yourself and take part in the Avon Recreation Center’s annual Black Friday sale. On Friday, November 23rd, Avon residents can purchase a Recreation Center p...

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Posted on: November 19, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

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Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

 

 

Avon, CO – Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 22nd and 23rd for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Mon...

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Posted on: November 7, 2018

2018 Avon Town Council Election Results

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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 are official results.

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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

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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 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

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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.

No smoking exce...

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Posted on: June 20, 2011

Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

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Construction began on Monday, May 16, and weekly construction schedules updates are posted on Mondays. Please note that inclement weather may impact the upcoming project schedule. Work on U.S. Highway 6 occurs in the outside, west-bound lane. ...Read on...

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