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Posted on: October 26, 2021

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

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

  Grab your friends and get your costumes ready! It’s time to get ‘freezin for a reason&rsq...

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Posted on: October 20, 2021

October 26th Avon Town Council Meeting to be Virtual

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October 26th Avon Town Council Meeting to be Virtual

 

The October 26th Avon Town Council meeting will be a virtual meeting held through Zoom due to the Voter Services Center located in Avon Council Chambers. The virtual meeting will begin at 5:00 ...

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Posted on: October 14, 2021

Mikaela Way & Town Hall Asphalt Paving Project

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The Town of Avon is scheduled to begin paving Mikaela Way & the Town Hall parking lot on Monday October 18, 2021.  The work will require periodic road and parking lot closures and a detour on Lake Street will be in place.  Parking on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2021

Avon Recreation Center Begins Renovation Project in October

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Avon Recreation Center Begins Renovation Project in October

No public access to pool area, locker rooms, family changing rooms and Mind-Body Studio for most of October

Things are changing at Avon Recreation Center. During October, the facility is slated to ...

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Posted on: September 24, 2021

Campaign Sign Regulations in Avon

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Campaign Sign Regulations in Avon

 

The Town of Avon offers some friendly reminders for a smooth campaign season

 

As campaign season launches, the Town of Avon has some reminders for candidates and ballot supporters regarding the posting of ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

Mikaela Way and Avon Town Hall Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

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Mikaela Way and Avon Town Hall Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

 

Construction of the Mikaela Way and Avon Town Hall Asphalt Overlay Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, September 20th. The Project generally consists of co...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Road Closure: Buck Creek Road

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Buck Creek Road between Nottingham Road and Wildwood road will be closed to thru traffic beginning Monday, September 13th to facilitate construction of the Buck Creek Road Asphalt Overlay & Repairs Project.  The road closure will remain in ef...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Request for Written Pro and Con Statements for the 2% Short-Term Rental Tax for Community Housing

On August 24th, the Avon Town Council took action to refer a 2% Short-Term Rental Tax Ballot Question to the Avon Electorate at the November 2, 2021 coordinated election. The Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights, Article X, Section 20 of the Colorado Const...

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Posted on: August 27, 2021

Avon Voters to Decide Short-Term Rental Tax Question to Support Community Housing in November

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Avon Voters to Decide Short-Term Rental Tax Question to Support Community Housing in November

 

On August 24th, the Avon Town Council passed Resolution 21-20 to refer a two precent Short-Term Rental Tax Ballot Question to the Avon Electorate at the...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Resumes Wednesday featuring Roger Clyne and The Peacemakers

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AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Resumes Wednesday, August 25th featuring Roger Clyne and The Peacemakers

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

 

As the summer draws to a close and the evenings begin to cool down,  ...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Avon Recreation Center Announces 2021 Fall/Winter Seasonal Programming

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Avon Recreation Center Announces 2021 Fall/Winter Seasonal Programming

 

School is back in session and so is programming at the Avon Recreation Center! The Rec Center recently released its updated 2021 Fall/Winter Activity Guide which includes prog...

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Posted on: August 16, 2021

Avon Police and Eagle County Police Agencies Seeking Participants for Citizens’ Police Academy

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Avon Police and Eagle County Police Agencies Seeking Participants for Citizens’ Police Academy

The Avon Police Department will be hosting its 13th annual Citizens' Police Academy with expectations on educating and informing citizens of t...

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Posted on: August 13, 2021

Town of Avon – New Bus Arrivals

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Town of Avon – New Bus Arrivals

Two new, cleaner and more fuel-efficient, diesel buses for Avon

The Town of Avon received two new, cleaner and more fuel-efficient, diesel buses. The $1M purchase was made possible with a $800,000 grant from the Colorado Depa...

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Posted on: August 12, 2021

Vail Valley Brew’Au Comes to Avon August 21st

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Vail Valley Brew’Au Comes to Avon August 21st 

 

Celebrating 25 years of giving, Vail Valley Charitable Fund brings new event to Avon!

 In celebration of 25 years of giving, the Vail Valley Charitable Fund (VVCF) is pleas...

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Posted on: August 5, 2021

Flynn Creek Circus Comes to Avon August 13 – 15

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Flynn Creek Circus Comes to Avon August 13 – 15

 

Flynn Creek Circus emerges from lockdown and is coming to Avon!

 Experience a comedic circus ‘fairy tale’ at the Flynn Creek Circus in Harry A Nottingham Park i...

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Posted on: July 30, 2021

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Recinded

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Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Recinded

The Town of Avon has followed Eagle County, the U.S. Forest Service and the Bureau of Land Management in recinding Stage 1 fire restrictions in Avon beginning at 12:01 a.m. on Friday, July 30th . The current fire...

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Posted on: July 28, 2021

Avon Road I-70 Underpass Pedestrian Safety Improvements

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Avon Road I-70 Underpass Pedestrian Safety Improvements

 

The Avon Road I-70 Underpass Pedestrian Safety Improvement Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, August 2, 2021. The Project consists of moving the sidewalk behind the bridge columns, lan...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays!

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Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays! 

 

The Possibilities in Avon: Weekly Art Expo is every Wednesday this summer through September 1st.  This weekly art show is every Wednesday f...

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Posted on: July 19, 2021

Avon Arts Celebration Returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park

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Avon Arts Celebration Returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park 

 

The second annual Avon Arts Celebration takes place 10:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on Friday and Saturday, July 23rd and 24th and 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. on Sunday, Ju...

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Posted on: June 25, 2021

Avon Recall Election

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Avon Recall Election

 

In 2020, a small group of Avon citizens formed the Avon Recall Committee for the purpose of recalling Mayor Sarah Smith Hymes and Councilor Tamra Underwood. The Town of Avon and the Recall Committee disagree on the number of ...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

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Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

 

Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

Avon fireworks cancelled; Salute to the USA presented Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices will still be held on July 3rd featuring Karl Denson&rs...

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Posted on: June 21, 2021

Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays!

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Weekly Art Expo Returns to Avon’s Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays! 

 

CCM Events is excited to once again host the Possibilities in Avon: Weekly Art Expo every Wednesday this summer beginning...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

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Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

 

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 will implement &ldqu...

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, June 23rd with Los Texmaniacs

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AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, Jun23rd with Los Texmaniacs 

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

 

Avon, CO – We invite the community to join us at the Avon Perfor...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

Art Around Avon Walking Tour on Friday, June 11th

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Art Around Avon Walking Tour on Friday, June 11th

Avon unveils a new art program and is hosting an Art Around Avon self-guided walking tour on Friday, June 11th beginning at 6:00 p.m. at Town Hall. The Art Around Avon consist of nine delightful sculptures ...

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Posted on: May 4, 2021

Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers for 2021 Season

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Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers 

for 2021 Season

 

The Town of Avon is seeking volunteers for the rapidly approaching 2021 special event season. “Volunteers are a valued member of our event program and play a crucial...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Off Highway Vehicle Ordinance Passed for Wildridge Subdivision

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Off Highway Vehicle ordinance passed for Wildridge Subdivision

 

Avon Police encouraging neighbors to respect their neighbors during implementation and education

  An Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) ordinance was passed on second reading by the A...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe to Headline Salute to the USA

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Karl Denson’s Tiny Universe to Headline 

Salute to the USA presented by Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Colorado Properties on July 3rd in Avon

 

The Town of Avon is thrilled to announce the talent line up for the 35th annual Salu...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open!

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Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open!

From paddleboarding to outdoor fitness classes, Nottingham Park is ready for Summer 2021!

The Town of Avon is excited to announce the opening of Nottingham Lake and Beach for the 2021 summer season! Nottingham Park is a...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Summer Wildland Fire Evacuation Siren Being Installed in North Wildridge

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Summer Wildland Fire Evacuation Siren BeingInstalled in North Wildridge 

New siren will be tested on Tuesday and Wednesday this week during annual evacuation exercise on Wednesday

 

The Town of Avon is installing a Summer Wildland Fire Evac...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Town closes parking on the north side of West Beaver Creek Boulevard due to safety concerns

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Town closes parking on the north side of  West Beaver Creek Boulevard due to safety concerns 

 

The Town of Avon has discontinued on-street parking on the north side of West Beaver Creek Boulevard. The decision is a result of safet...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Avon Town Hall will Reopen to the Public on Monday, May 3rd

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Avon Town Hall will Reopen to the Public on Monday, May 3rd 

Avon Town Hall, located at 100 Mikaela Way, will reopen to the public on Monday, May 3rd. Avon Municipal Court will resume in-person on Wednesday, May 5th. Avon Town Hall is open Monday ...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

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

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Avon to Host Summer Outlook Meeting for Local Businesses on May 26th at the Westin Riverfront Hotel

 Meeting will provide a Summer 2021 outlook, updates on Special Events and Capital Improvement Projects, and review of Town Goals and Programs

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Power Restored to Nottingham Park Lights

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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. As part of this project, the pow...

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 12

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Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 12

 

Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 12thThe Avon East--Red Line runs every 30-minutes between 6:30 a.m. and 5:51 p.m. and se...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Town of Avon – Charging Ahead

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Town of Avon – Charging Ahead

 

More Electric Vehicle Chargers for the Town Avon, a “GoEV Town.” 

 

The Town of Avon was awarded $44,000 for two Electric Vehicle (EV) chargers by the State’s C...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Council approves new cap for ¡Mi Casa Avon! Community Housing Program

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Council approves new cap for ¡Mi Casa Avon! 

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Avon’s deed restriction program provides financial assistance to local homebuyers

Avon is pleased to announce that on Tuesday, March 23rd, the Avon Town Counc...

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Posted on: April 2, 2021

Tennis and Pickleball Courts Open in Avon

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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...

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Posted on: February 5, 2021

Avon Transit Complies with Federal Public Health Order Mandating Face Mask Wear

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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 cause...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Facebook Live Public Meetings in Avon and Vail

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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. The update allows Hi...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

COVID-19 Federal Appropriation Legislation

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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-1...

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Posted on: December 30, 2020

Ice Skating on Nottingham Lake

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We are THRILLED to announce that (conditions permitting) ice skating on Nottingham Lake will open this Friday, New Years Day!
The cabin in Nottingham Park will offer skate rentals and concessions, and ice skating is free if you have your own skates. Partic...
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Posted on: December 22, 2020

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

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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. Municipal offices wil...

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Posted on: December 10, 2020

Seasonal Parking Permits Available for Avon Residents

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Avon Residents:

Weekend Skier Parking at the Town Hall

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.Permit parking will be available...
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Posted on: December 1, 2020

Town of Avon Asks District Court to Resolve Conflicting Legal Interpretation

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Town of Avon Asks District Court to Resolve Conflicting Legal Interpretation on Required Number of Signatures for Recall Petition

 

The Town of Avon filed a complaint in Eagle County District Court today for an interpretation of law concerning the ...

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Avon Launches Electric Vehicle Chargers

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Avon Launches Electric Vehicle Chargers

 

Avon launches electric vehicle chargers at  Town Hall and Beaver Creek Place for public use

 

The Town of Avon has launched two new electric vehicle chargers located at Avon Town Hall and Be...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Avon Transit Winter Schedule begins Wednesday, Nov 25

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Avon Transit Winter Schedule begins Wednesday, November 25th

 

Winter bus operations align with Beaver Creek opening day  

Avon Transit will transition to its winter schedule beginning Wednesday, November 25th. The complete schedule...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Avon Recreation Center Celebrates 25 Years of Serving the Valley

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Avon Recreation Center Celebrates 25 Years of Serving the Valley 

 

Celebrating its 25th anniversary with retro pricing on punch cards and seasonal memberships

 

In celebration of its 25th anniversary, the Avon Recreation C...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

Colorado Issues Stringent Transit Service Guidelines

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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 healt...

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Posted on: June 25, 2020

Avon Transit to Operate Regular Summer Schedule

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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.For public health and safety, all...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

3 v 3 Basketball Tournament

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Team up with two of your favorite athletic friends and see if you have what it takes to win a tournament! This lighthearted but competitive double elimination style tournament will test your skill while providing an opportunity to connect with your local ...

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Posted on: September 17, 2021

5 v 5 Dodgeball Tournament

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Join Avon Recreation Center for a 5v5 dodgeball tournament consisting of 12 teams, with 10 games guaranteed. Registration will be over the phone or in person at the recreation center front desk.

Participants must be 18 or older, and waivers will be signed ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2021

Pumpkin Fun Run

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Start the spooky celebration off with a 2K run where each participant is encouraged to wear their Halloween costume! Registration includes entry to the run, one pumpkin and one carving kit. Ziploc bags will also be provided so families may keep their pump...

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Posted on: August 24, 2021

Avon Recreation Center Announces 2021 Fall/Winter Seasonal Programming

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Avon Recreation Center Announces 2021 Fall/Winter Seasonal Programming

 

School is back in session and so is programming at the Avon Recreation Center! The Rec Center recently released its updated 2021 Fall/Winter Activity Guide which includes prog...

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Posted on: June 24, 2021

Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

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Town of Avon Implements Stage II Fire Restrictions

 

With Colorado facing extremely dangerous fire conditions, the Town of Avon, in collaboration with local fire authorities, has decided to enact “Stage II” fire restrictions effective Friday, June ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2021

Off Highway Vehicle Ordinance Passed for Wildridge Subdivision

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Off Highway Vehicle ordinance passed for Wildridge Subdivision

 

Avon Police encouraging neighbors to respect their neighbors during implementation and education

  An Off Highway Vehicle (OHV) ordinance was passed on second reading by the A...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

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Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

 

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 will implement “Stage 1”...

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