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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! 

Community Housing Program

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: March 29, 2021

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

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Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

 

Applications will be accepted through April 21st to fill vacancies

The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC). In ...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Avon Soliciting Input Regarding Broadband Services for Residents and Businesses

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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 availa...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Avon Former Town Hall Demolition Project

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The Avon Former Town Hall Demolition Project, located at 1 Lake Street, is scheduled to begin the week of March 1st, 2021. The Project consists of asbestos mitigation and building demolition. Work will be performed Monday through Saturday between...

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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: September 28, 2020

Lake Street Closure in Avon

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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 sched...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

First Buyer to Close Under the New ¡Mi Casa Avon! Community Housing Program

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First Buyer to Close Under the New ¡Mi Casa Avon! Community Housing Program

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

Avon is pleased to announce that on Friday, August 29th, Ryan Gross clo...

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Posted on: September 8, 2020

Avon Arts Celebration Closing Out The Summer in Nottingham Park

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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 repre...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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

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Posted on: August 10, 2020

Avon Arts Expo Comes to Possibilities Plaza on Wednesdays Beginning this Week

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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 the Town...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Avon Town Council Nomination Petitions Available August 3, 2020

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Avon Town Council Nomination PetitionsAvailable August 3, 2020

Council seats to be elected by General Mail Ballot Election

Nomination petitions for three (3) openings on the Avon Town Council will be available at the Town Clerk’s Office, Avon Town...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Colorado Classic doubles down on support for women’s racing, even as 2020 edition gets cancelled

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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 Cl...

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Posted on: July 20, 2020

Avon Transit Complies with State and County Public Health Orders

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Avon Transit Complies with State and CountyPublic 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 ...
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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Avon Terrace Closed to Public

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Avon Terrace Closed to Public

The Avon Terrace behind the Avon Pavilion stage has been closed to the general public due to a new public health order that restricts gathering to 10 persons and due to liability concerns from repeated jumping and diving into ...

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Posted on: July 17, 2020

Wildridge Community Survey: Live Now!

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Wildridge Community Survey: Live Now!

 

All residents in the Wildridge subdivision welcome to partake

An online community survey launches on Friday, July 17th.  The survey is geared toward residents and owners in the Wildridge subdivision a...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Avon Cancels AvonLIVE! and Lakeside Cinema Events Effective Immediately

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Avon Cancels AvonLIVE! and Lakeside Cinema Events Effective Immediately

 

FREE COMMUNITY CONCERT SERIES AND MOVIES CANCELLED 

The Town of Avon cancels all AvonLIVE!, Special Edition AvonLIVE! and Lakeside Cinema free concert and fi...

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Posted on: July 15, 2020

Special Edition AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series This Saturday, July 18th with Frisco Funk Collective

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Special Edition AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series This Saturday, July 18th with Frisco Funk Collective

New special addition to free community concerts in Avon

We invite you to join us for a Special Edition AvonLIVE! at the Avon Performance Pav...

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Posted on: July 10, 2020

Yoder Avenue Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

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Construction of the Town of Avon Yoder Avenue Asphalt Overlay Project is scheduled to begin on Monday Jul 13, 2020. The Project consists of concrete repair, asphalt milling, asphalt repair and overlay, and pavement marking along Yoder Avenue from Post Bou...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

IMi Casa Avon! Launches

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İMi Casa Avon! Launches

Avon Deed Restriction Purchase Program Provides Buyer Assistance

The Avon Town Council is pleased to offer Avon’s newest housing program for locals, İMi Casa Avon! Home buyers in Avon may apply for up to $75,000 in...

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Posted on: July 7, 2020

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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 immedia...

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Posted on: July 6, 2020

AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Returns Wednesday, July 8th with Brothers Keeper & Friends

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AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Returns Wednesday, July 8th with Brothers Keeper & Friends

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July ...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

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 has implemented “Stage 1...

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Posted on: July 1, 2020

Eaglebend Drive Asphalt Overlay Project Construction

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Construction of the Town of Avon Eaglebend Drive Asphalt Overlay Project is scheduled to begin on Monday Jul 6, 2020.  The Project consists of asphalt milling, asphalt repair and overlay, and pavement marking along Eaglebend Drive from Stonebridg...

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Posted on: June 29, 2020

AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Returns Wednesday, July 1st with Beau Thomas Band

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AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series ReturnsWednesday, July 1st with Beau Thomas Band

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July 1st for great local mus...

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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: June 22, 2020

El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 8a Academia de Policía

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El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 8a Academia de Policía para Latinos

El Departamento de Policía de Avon realizará su 8a Academia de Policía para Latinos con el prop&oa...

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, June 24th with Burnsville Blues Band

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AvonLIVE! Free Concert Series Begins Wednesday, Jun24th with Burnsville Blues Band

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, June...

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Colorado Lottery Recognizes the Town of Avon Destination Jump, Splash for Excellence

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Colorado Lottery Recognizes the Town of Avon Destination Jump, Splash for 

Excellence in the Use of Lottery Funds 

 

Lottery proceeds recently passed $3.5 billion

Colorado Lottery Starburst Awards recognize excelle...

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Posted on: June 12, 2020

Wildridge Community Survey in the Works

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For Immediate Release | June 12, 2020

Wildridge Community Survey in the Works

 

Virtual meeting to gain input on draft survey slated for Monday, June 15 at 5:00pm 

Town officials are proceeding with an online community geared toward resident...

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Posted on: June 11, 2020

Electric Buses for Avon

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For Immediate Release | June 11, 2020

Electric Buses for Avon

Town of Avon awarded $1.6 million for two electric buses

The Town of Avon received a $1.6M grant for two electric buses from the U.S. Department of Transportation Federal Transit Administration (F...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

Zagster Bike share Ends Operations in Avon

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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.“The effects of COVID-19 on our communities has been tragic. ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Saturday, May 30th

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Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Saturday, May 30th  

 

Town Staff and volunteers clean up Avon and enjoy free food and drink 

Avon, CO – On Saturday, May 30th, the Town of Avon will hold the fifth annual Town Clean-Up D...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open!

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Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open!

From paddleboarding to picnic shelters, Nottingham Park is ready for Summer 2020!

The Town of Avon is excited to announce the opening of Nottingham Lake and Beach for the 2020 summer season! Nottingham Park is always a ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Avon Town Hall Closed to the Public Next Week

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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 ...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

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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...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Avon Recreation Center to Reopen June 1

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Avon Recreation Center to Reopen June 1

The Town of Avon Recreation Department is excited to reopen the Avon Recreation Center on Monday, June 1st at 6:00 a.m., resuming normal operational hours. As one may expect, the landscape of the Recreation Center, a...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Road Closure: Lake Street North of West Benchmark Road Intersection

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Road Closure: Lake Street North of West Benchmark Road Intersection

On Monday, May 18th 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...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Tuesday, May 26th

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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 12:00 p.m. The Integrated Public Al...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Council Approves Open Container (BYOB) at Nottingham Park and Pedestrian Mall

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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. This ...

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Posted on: May 13, 2020

Sarah Smith-Hymes Joins Over 100 Elected Officials to Send Letter to Congress

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Sarah Smith-Hymes Joins Over 100 Elected Officials to Send Letter to Congress Requesting Investment in Parks, Recreation & Public Lands in an Upcoming Stimulus Package

Avon Mayor Sarah Smith-Hymes joined more than 100 mayors and local elected officials...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Avon Clean Up Week Begins Sunday, May 17

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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 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon Clean Up Week will begin on Sunday, May 17th and continue through Sun...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Avon Town Hall Reopens to the Public on Monday, May 11th

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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 Fri...

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Posted on: April 30, 2020

Wildfire Mitigation in Wildridge will Begin Monday, May 4th

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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...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Avon Tennis and Pickleball Courts Open

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Avon Tennis and Pickleball Courts Open

Avon, CO – 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...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

West Avon Preserve Trails Open Sunday!

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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. While the trail system is opening, users are advised tha...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

West Benchmark Road Closure Begins Monday, April 17th

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West Benchmark Road Closure BeginsMonday, 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 &...

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Posted on: April 22, 2020

Beloved Artist Glenna Goodacre Passes Peacefully

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Beloved Artist Glenna Goodacre Passes Peacefully

 

Avon honors beloved sculptor for contributions to Town’s bronze statue collection

Sculptor Glenna Goodacre died peacefully at her home in Santa Fe, New Mexico on April 13, 2020 after a ser...

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Posted on: June 20, 2011

Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Summer Camp Registration is OPEN!

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Arts, crafts and new friends!

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Posted on: June 16, 2020

Colorado Lottery Recognizes the Town of Avon Destination Jump, Splash for Excellence

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Colorado Lottery Recognizes the Town of Avon Destination Jump, Splash for 

Excellence in the Use of Lottery Funds 

 

Lottery proceeds recently passed $3.5 billion

Colorado Lottery Starburst Awards recognize excelle...

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Posted on: August 14, 2020

Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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Stage II Fire Restrictions Implemented in Avon

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

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Posted on: June 22, 2020

El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 8a Academia de Policía

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El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 8a Academia de Policía para Latinos

El Departamento de Policía de Avon realizará su 8a Academia de Policía para Latinos con el prop&oa...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Tuesday, May 26th

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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 12:00 p.m. The Integrated Public Al...

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