Town News
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    Avon to Host Summer Outlook Meeting for Local Businesses on May 26th

    Meeting will provide a Summer 2021 outlook, updates on Special Events and Capital Improvement Projects, and review of Town Goals and Programs Read on...
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    Power Restored to Nottingham Park Lights

    The Town of Avon is in the process of demolishing the former Town Hall building. The electrical infrastructure that serves the park runs through the building and had to be relocated. Read on...
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    Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 12

    Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 12. Summer schedule information can be obtained from Avon Transit bus operators, by contacting Avon Transit Customer Service at (970) 748-4120, or online at www.avon.org/transit. Read on...
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    Town of Avon – Charging Ahead

    Avon was awarded $44,000 for two Electric Vehicle chargers by the State’s Charge Ahead Grant Program. The DC Fast Charger and a Level II charger expand the Beaver Creek Place Charging Station and increase availability to support four EVs at one time. Read on...
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    Council approves new cap for ¡Mi Casa Avon! Community Housing Program

    The Avon Town Council approved a new cap of $100,000 for the ¡Mi Casa Avon! deed restriction purchase program. The program was approved by Council last spring and after several successful purchases in 2020, was renewed with additional funding for 2021. Read on...
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    Tennis and Pickleball Courts Open in Avon

    As a result of the unseasonably warm weather, the Town of Avon is thrilled to announce the early opening of the pickleball and tennis courts in Harry A. Nottingham Park. The courts have been washed and the nets are hung and tightened. Read on...
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    Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

    The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC). In May, four positions will be vacated and filled by appointment by the Avon Town Council. Read on...
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    Avon Soliciting Input Regarding Broadband Services for Residents and Businesses

    The Town of Avon has initiated a discovery study to gain a clearer understanding of broadband needs in Avon. An online survey is now available to gather specific information from residents and businesses. Read on...
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    Avon Former Town Hall Demolition Project

    The Former Town Hall Demolition Project, located at 1 Lake Street, is scheduled to begin the week of March 1. The Project consists of asbestos mitigation and building demolition. Work will be performed Monday - Saturday between the hours of 7 am and 7 pm. Read on...
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    Avon Transit Complies with Federal Public Health Order Mandating Face Mask Wear

    The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) issued a Public Health Order requiring the wearing of face masks by travelers to prevent the spread of the virus that causes COVID-19. The order requires Avon Transit passengers to wear face masks. Read on...
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    Facebook Live Public Meetings in Avon and Vail

    The towns of Avon and Vail recently collaborated with High Five Access Media to purchase and incorporate the technology needed to stream council meetings and other events on Facebook Live. Read on...
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    COVID-19 Federal Appropriation Legislation

    On December 27, 2020, President Trump signed into law the Consolidated Appropriations Act, 2021 (the “Act”) to provide additional federal relief in connection with the ongoing COVID-19 pandemic. Read on...
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    Ice Skating on Nottingham Lake

    We are THRILLED to announce that (conditions permitting) ice skating on Nottingham Lake will open this Friday, New Years Day! Read on...
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    Town of Avon Offices Closed for Christmas and New Year’s

    Town of Avon municipal offices will close at 5 p.m. on Thursday, December 24th and will remain closed on Friday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. A similar closure will occur the following week during the New Year’s holiday. Read on...
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    Seasonal Parking Permits Available for Avon Residents

    The Town of Avon is again pleased to offer Avon residents all day free parking on weekends and holidays at the Avon Town Hall parking lot during the 2020-2021 ski season. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Asks District Court to Resolve Conflicting Legal Interpretation

    Avon filed a complaint in Eagle County District Court today for an interpretation of law concerning the required number of signatures for a sufficient recall petition. The Recall Committee re-submitted its recall petitions with signatures on November 3. Read on...
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    Avon Launches Electric Vehicle Chargers

    The Town of Avon has launched two new electric vehicle chargers located at Avon Town Hall and Beaver Creek Place for public use. Read on...
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    Avon Transit Winter Schedule begins Wednesday, Nov 25

    Avon Transit will transition to its winter schedule beginning Wednesday, Nov 25. In response to COVID-19, a new Skier Express Shuttle to Beaver Creek Landing was added to support social distancing. Read on...
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    Avon Recreation Center Celebrates 25 Years of Serving the Valley

    In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Avon Recreation Center is offering retro pricing from 1995 on punch cards and seasonal memberships from Black Friday, November 27th through Tuesday, December 8th. Read on...
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    Colorado Issues Stringent Transit Service Guidelines

    Responding to increases in COVID-19 infections, the state issued stringent Transit Service Guidelines. These sector-specific guidelines set best-practices to optimize protection and minimize public health risk. Read on...
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    Lake Street Closure in Avon

    Beginning on Monday, September 28th, Lake Street will be closed for several weeks as utilities are relocated around the former Town Hall building, located at 1 Lake Street. The old Town Hall building is scheduled to be demolished in Spring of 2021. Read on...
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    First Buyer to Close Under the New ¡Mi Casa Avon! Community Housing Program

    Avon is pleased to announce that on Friday, August 29th, Ryan Gross closed on his new home in Avon using funds from the ¡Mi Casa Avon! deed restriction purchase program. Read on...
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    Avon Arts Celebration Closing Out The Summer in Nottingham Park

    The first annual Avon Arts Celebration closes out a lively summer in Nottingham Park. The three-day outdoor event features the works of 40 juried artists from across the nation representing painting, sculpture, jewelry, ceramics and much more. Read on...
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    Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

    With Colorado experiencing extremely dangerous fire conditions, Avon, in collaboration with local fire authorities, has decided to enact “Stage II” fire restrictions effective immediately. Eagle County, the BLM and the USFS have the same restrictions. Read on...
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    Avon Arts Expo Comes to Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays Beginning this Week

    CCM Events is excited to host “Possibilities in Avon: Weekly Arts Expo” every Wednesday this summer beginning August 12th thru September 9th, held on Possibilities Plaza. Read on...
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    Avon Town Council Nomination Petitions Available August 3, 2020

    Council seats to be elected by General Mail Ballot Election Read on...
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    Colorado Classic doubles down on support for women’s racing, even as 2020 edition gets cancelled

    Despite its fierce commitment to creating a safe live racing model and advancing the sport of professional women’s cycling, the Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation today announced that their four-day race will not take place this year. Read on...
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    Avon Transit Complies with State and County Public Health Orders

    Avon Transit continues to comply with the State and County Health Orders. For public health and safety, all passengers must follow the below guidelines: • Wear a face covering over the nose and mouth while using or waiting for the bus... Read on...
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    Wildridge Community Survey: Live Now!

    All residents in the Wildridge subdivision welcome to partake Read on...
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    Yoder Avenue Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

    Construction of the Yoder Avenue Asphalt Overlay Project begins on Monday Jul 13. The Project consists of concrete repair, asphalt milling, asphalt repair and overlay, and pavement marking along Yoder Avenue from Post Boulevard to the east cul-de-sac. Read on...
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    IMi Casa Avon! Launches

    Avon Deed Restriction Purchase Program Provides Buyer Assistance Read on...
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    Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

    With Colorado facing extremely dangerous fire conditions, Avon, in collaboration with local fire authorities, has decided to enact Stage II fire restrictions effective immediately. Eagle County, the BLM and the USFS have implemented the same restrictions. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

    The Town of Avon has implemented “Stage 1” fire restrictions that will take effect at 12:01 a.m. on Thursday, July 2nd prohibiting all open burning for private lands in the Town of Avon. Read on...
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    Eaglebend Drive Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

    Construction of the Eaglebend Drive Asphalt Overlay Project is scheduled to begin on Monday Jul 6. The Project consists of asphalt milling, asphalt repair and overlay, and pavement marking along Eaglebend Dr from Stonebridge Dr to the east cul-de-sac. Read on...
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    AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Returns Wednesday, July 1st with Beau Thomas Band

    Join us in Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July 1 for great local musicians and family fun at the AvonLIVE! free concert. The Voice contestant during Season 6, Episode 6, Beau Thomas will take the stage at 6 pm with his band. Read on...
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    Avon Transit to Operate Regular Summer Schedule

    Beginning Friday, Jun 26, 2020, Avon Transit will operate the regular summer bus service from 6:30 a.m. to 10 p.m., daily. Please visit www.Avon.org/bus for the full schedule. Read on...
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    El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 8a Academia de Policía

    El Departamento de Policía de Avon realizará su 8a Academia de Policía para Latinos con el propósito de educar e informar a los ciudadanos sobre las capacidades y papeles que los oficiales del departamento desempeñan. Read on...
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    AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, June 24th with Burnsville Blues Band

    Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, June 24th for great local musicians and family fun at the AvonLIVE! free community concert. Burnsville Blues Band will open the series and take the stage at 6:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Wildridge Community Survey in the Works

    Virtual meeting to gain input on draft survey slated for Monday, June 15 at 5:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Electric Buses for Avon

    Town of Avon awarded $1.6 million for two electric buses Read on...
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    Zagster Bike share Ends Operations in Avon

    Avon’s Zagster bike share program will not return in 2020. Zagster is ending their bike share service in Avon due to COVID-19 impacts. Read on...
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    Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Saturday, May 30th

    On Saturday, May 30, the Town will hold the 5th annual Town Clean Up Day, providing residents a chance to clean-up areas of Town than need some extra attention. As always, free food, beer and non-alcoholic beverages will be available to all volunteers. Read on...
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    Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open!

    From paddleboarding to picnic shelters, Nottingham Park is ready for Summer 2020! Read on...
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    Avon Town Hall Closed to the Public Next Week

    Avon Town Hall will be closed from Monday, May 25th through Friday, May 29th for construction. All members of Town staff are available for remote meetings, and a complete staff directory can be found at www.avon.org/directory.aspx. Read on...
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    Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

    Municipal offices will be closed on Monday, May 25th in observance of Memorial Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, May 26th. Transit services will operate uninterrupted. Emergency services are always available by calling 911. Read on...
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    Avon Recreation Center to Reopen June 1

    The Avon Recreation Department is excited to reopen the Avon Recreation Center on Monday, June 1st at 6:00 a.m., resuming normal operational hours. The landscape of the Recreation Center, and the process to be in the building, will be quite different. Read on...
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    Road Closure: Lake Street North of West Benchmark Road Intersection

    On Monday, May 18 the Town will start work on relocating utilities to facilitate the future demolition of the former Town Hall. The Town Hall parking lot and bike path south of the upper athletic field will be closed during construction through June 8. Read on...
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    Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Tuesday, May 26th

    The Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training will take place on Tuesday, May 26, 2020 starting at 9:30 a.m. until approximately 12 p.m. This is a training exercise and will not require evacuation or road closures. Read on...
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    Council Approves Open Container (BYOB) at Nottingham Park and Pedestrian Mall

    At its regular meeting on Tuesday, May 12, 2020, the Avon Town Council approved open container and public consumption of alcohol (aka BYOB) at Nottingham Park and on the Main Street Pedestrian Mall between 11:30 a.m. and until 30 minutes after dusk. Read on...
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    Sarah Smith-Hymes Joins Over 100 Elected Officials to Send Letter to Congress

    Avon Mayor Sarah Smith-Hymes joined more than 100 mayors and local elected officials from across the west in sending a letter to Congress urging them to include full funding for the Land and Water Conservation Fund (LWCF) in upcoming legislation. Read on...
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    Avon Clean Up Week Begins Sunday, May 17

    Avon Public Works will remove unwanted items left roadside from May 17th through May 24th Read on...
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    Avon Town Hall Reopens to the Public on Monday, May 11th

    Avon Town Hall reopens to the public on Monday, May 11th after closing for several weeks during the COVID-19 pandemic. Avon Town Hall is open during normal business hours Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Read on...
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    Wildfire Mitigation in Wildridge will Begin Monday, May 4th

    The Town of Avon will conduct wildfire mitigation on Town-owned parcels in the Wildridge subdivision starting May 4th, 2020 and continuing through the end of May. Mitigation efforts will focus on Town-owned open space parcels abutting private property. Read on...
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    Avon Tennis and Pickleball Courts Open

    The Avon Tennis and Pickleball Courts in West Nottingham Park are now open! The Avon Recreation Department is pleased to offer this outdoor recreational activity and we know that many in the community are anxious to enjoy their favorite sport. Read on...
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    West Avon Preserve Trails Open Sunday!

    Town officials announced the seasonal opening of the entire West Avon Preserve (WAP) trail system following an extended closure this spring due to mud and snow. Read on...
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    West Benchmark Road Closure Begins Monday, April 17th

    West Benchmark Road will be closed to thru traffic between Avon Station and Mikaela Way beginning Monday, April 27th to facilitate construction of the West Benchmark Road On-Street Parking & Water Quality Improvements Project. Read on...
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    Beloved Artist Glenna Goodacre Passes Peacefully

    Avon honors beloved sculptor for contributions to Town’s bronze statue collection Read on...
  63. Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

    Xcel Energy’s Edwards to Minturn Natural Gas Pipeline Replacement Project weekly update. Read on...
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