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Posted on: May 27, 2022

AvonLIVE! 2022 Summer Concert Series Returns

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After a long winter season Avon’s weekly summer concert series returns featuring a collection of awards winning nationally touring, regional and local talent. The Town of Avon is honored to announce the first five bands for the AvonLIVE! concert series at...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open for the Summer!

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Nottingham Lake & Beach are Open for the Summer!

 

From paddleboarding to outdoor fitness classes, Nottingham Park is ready for Summer 2022!

 

The Town of Avon is excited to announce the opening of Nottingham Lake and Beach for the 2022 ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Town of Avon Announces a Rich Calendar of Summer Activities & Events

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Town of Avon Announces a Rich Calendar of Summer Activities & Events

 

AvonLIVE! and SunsetLIVE! concerts, Avon Arts Celebration, XTERRA USA Championship Festival, and Salute to the USA are back at the center of Avon this summ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2022

Avon Kicks Off the 2022 Summer Season with the First SunsetLIVE! this Sunday, May 29

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Avon Kicks Off the 2022 Summer Season with the First SunsetLIVE! this Sunday, May 29

 

SunsetLIVE! is a free community concert series presented by the Town of Avon

 

Please join us on the Terrace at Nottingham Park this Sunday, May ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2022

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Friday, May 27

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Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Friday, May 27

 

The Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training will take place on Friday, May 27, 2022 starting at 9:30 a.m. until approximately 12:00 p.m. Reverse 9-1-1 and EC Alert n...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Xcel Energy’s Residential Gas Service Replacement Program

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A Letter from Xcel Energy:

Dear Xcel Energy Customer,

 

On behalf of Xcel Energy, we will replace a section of the natural gas line that serves your home and neighborhood. This is part of Xcel Energy’s Residential Gas Service Replacement P...

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Posted on: May 13, 2022

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Saturday, June 4

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Be sure to mark your calendars and come out to celebrate the changing seasons with a little spring cleaning! On Saturday June 4, the Town will host the eighth annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to clean up Avon after a long winter ...

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Posted on: May 9, 2022

Avon Clean Up Week Begins Monday, May 30

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Avon Clean Up Week Begins Monday, May 30 

 

Avon Public Works will remove unwanted items left roadside  from May 30 through June 4

 

The Town of Avon Clean Up Week will begin on Monday, May 30 and continue through Saturday, ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2022

Ongoing Fire Mitigation in Wildridge

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Ongoing Fire Mitigation in Wildridge

 

The Town of Avon will conduct wildfire mitigation on Town-owned parcels in the Wildridge subdivision through the end of May. Mitigation efforts will focus on Town-owned open space parcels abutting private prop...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Avon Names New K-9 Police Officer ‘Nova’

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Avon Names New K-9 Police Officer ‘Nova’

The Avon Police Department’s newest K-9 officer will officially be known as Nova beginning Friday, April 29. The name is the backwards spelling of “Avon&...

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Posted on: April 20, 2022

Avon Transit Lifts Mask Mandate

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Avon Transit Lifts Mask Mandate

 

On Monday, April 18, a federal judge voided the federal mask mandate on public transportation.  The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will not enforce their mask order that was scheduled to e...

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Posted on: April 18, 2022

Review Your Flood Insurance Needs

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Review Your Flood Insurance Needs

 

Don’t wait until the snow melts and spring rains begin

 

Avon, CO – As days become longer and the weather turns warmer, Eagle County homeowners, renters and businesses are urged to thin...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Late Season Snowfall Will Extend West Avon Preserve Closure Beyond April 16

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Late Season Snowfall Will Extend West Avon Preserve Closure Beyond April 16th

Lee’s Way to Undergo Reconstruction this Spring

 

Town officials announced that the seasonal closure for the majority of the West Avon Preserve will extend beyon...

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Posted on: April 15, 2022

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 18, 2022

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Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 18, 2022 

Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 18.  Summer schedule information can be obtained from Avon Transit bus operators, by contacti...

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Posted on: April 11, 2022

Emergency Notification System Planning Underway

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Emergency Notification System Planning Underway

 

 Additional sirens are under evaluation for Wildridge, Wildwood, and Mountain Star; Public Hearing scheduled for April 19

 

After installing Avon’s first siren at the top o...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

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Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

The Town would like to remind residents of its “Dark Sky Preservation Initiative” to reduce offensive lighting sources and reduce light trespass beyond property lines.  As part of the ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2022

Avon Recreation Center adjusts Saturday swimming pool operating hours

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Avon Recreation Center adjusts Saturday swimming pool operating hours

 

 

 

The Avon Recreation Center, like many other organizations, is feeling the effects of the national labor shortage. Due to staff shortages in the Aquatics Div...

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Posted on: February 25, 2022

Town of Avon is Accepting Special Event Food Vendors for 2022

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Town of Avon is Accepting Special Event Food Vendors for 2022

 

Summer is around the corner and the Town of Avon has another vibrant season of events planned. To complement the events, Avon is seeking food vendors to serve their hungry gue...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers for 2022 Season

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Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers 

for 2022 Season

 

The Town of Avon is seeking volunteers for the 2022 special event season. The main role of our volunteer team is to assist Town staff with all aspects of event execution. This...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

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

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

 

Applications will be accepted through February 14

 

The Town of Avon is seeking community members to join the Cultural, Arts and Special Events...

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Posted on: January 25, 2022

Avon Town Hall to Reopen to Public on Monday, January 31

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Avon Town Hall to Reopen to Public on Monday, January 31

Avon Town Hall, located at 100 Mikaela Way, will reopen to the public on Monday, January 31. Avon Town Hall is open Monday through Friday from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.   Avon ...

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Posted on: December 22, 2021

Avon Town Hall Closed Due to COVID-19 Concerns

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Avon Town Hall Closed Due to COVID-19 Concerns

The Avon Town Hall is closed to the public effective Wednesday, December 22 at 5:00 p.m. and will remained closed until further notice in an effort to slow the accelerating spread of COVID-19. There i...

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Posted on: December 16, 2021

Avon Continues to Expand Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

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Avon Continues To Expand Electric Vehicle Charging Infrastructure

 

The Town of Avon was recently awarded a $45,000 grant through the Department of Energy Charge Ahead program to install five more Level 2 electric vehicle (EV) chargers in 2022. The...

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Posted on: December 10, 2021

CDOT Expanding Transit Service To Avon

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CDOT Expanding Transit Service To Avon 

 

Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) is expanding its transit service to the Town of Avon.  Bustang is CDOT’s interregional express bus service, connecting major populati...

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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Fire at Liftview Condominiums in Avon

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Fire at Liftview Condominiums in Avon

Several agencies are responding to a structure fire at Liftview Condominiums in Avon. Nearly 30 firefighters from Eagle River Fire Protection District, Greater Eagle Fire Protection District and Vail Fire and Emergency...

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Posted on: November 18, 2021

Avon Recreation Center Launches SmartRec Software

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As of November 19, 2021, the Avon Recreation Center will transition its membership and program registration to a new management software, SmartRec by Amilia. This transition from the current system RecTrac by Vermont Systems will better integrate with our...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Avon Launches E-Bike Purchase Incentive

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Avon Launches E-Bike Purchase Incentive

 

Full-time Avon residents who purchase a new or used e-bike after November 20, 2021 can receive a rebate

 

Electric bikes (e-bikes) are gaining popularity as community members seek alternative ways to...

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Posted on: November 9, 2021

Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

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Avon Reminds Residents of its Dark Sky Preservation Initiative

The Town would like to remind residents of its “Dark Sky Preservation Initiative” to reduce offensive lighting sources and reduce light trespass beyond property lines.&n...

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Posted on: November 4, 2021

Unofficial Final Results for the 2021 Coordinated Election

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A final round of unofficial final results for the 2021 Coordinated Election has been published from the Eagle County Clerk and Recorder. 

Town of Avon Ballot Issue 2C: short-term rental tax for community housing

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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 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 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: 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 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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