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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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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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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 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.

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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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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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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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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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Posted on: October 2, 2017

AVON PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY GRAND OPENING CEREMONY TO TAKE PLACE OCTOBER 19

AVON, CO – The Town of Avon and Eagle River Fire Protection District (ERFPD) are pleased to announce they will be hosting a Grand Opening Ceremony for the Avon Public Safety Facility at noon on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

  • The facility, which houses the Tow...
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