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Posted on: June 2, 2023

West Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Overlay Project Construction Begins Monday, June 5

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West Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Overlay Project Construction Begins Monday, June 5

 

The West Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Overlay Project extends from US 6 to north of the railroad near Avon Elementary School.  The project consists ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2023

Local Bike Shops Offer Great E-Bike Deals Just in Time for Bike Season

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Local Bike Shops Offer Great E-Bike Deals Just in Time for Bike Season

The Town of Avon is processing several e-bike rebates each week, providing up to $800 in rebates per household for full-time Avon residents. Avon residents who purchase an e-bike in Eag...

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Posted on: May 30, 2023

Avon Building Code Amendments and Water Efficient Landscaping Ordinance Now in Effect

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Avon Building Code Amendments and Water Efficient Landscaping Ordinance Now in Effect

 

As construction season kicks off, the Town would like to provide a reminder of recently approved changes to the Building Code and Landscaping regulations.&n...

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Posted on: May 26, 2023

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 2023

The Town of Avon is excited to announce the opening of Nottingham Lake and Beach for the 2023 summer season! Harry A...

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Posted on: May 18, 2023

Wildridge Recognized as Firewise Community

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Wildridge Recognized as Firewise Community

 

The Wildridge neighborhood in Avon has been awarded national recognition as an accredited Firewise Community. In partnership with the Town, Avon Police Department, Eagle River Fire Protection Di...

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Posted on: May 2, 2023

Fawcett Road Asphalt Overlay Project

Fawcett Road Asphalt Overlay

Fawcett Road Asphalt Overlay Project

 

The Fawcett Road Asphalt Overlay is a maintenance project along the approximate 875-Feet of roadway from Yoder Avenue north to Post Boulevard as shown below. The project consists of the following components:

  • As...
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Posted on: May 1, 2023

Spring Construction Reminders

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Spring Construction Reminders

As we enter our spring season, the Town of Avon Community Development Department would like to send out a friendly reminder to our neighbors and contractors about spring and summertime construction:

 

  • Mud: Plea...
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Posted on: April 28, 2023

West Avon Preserve Trails Open!

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West Avon Preserve Trails Open!

Town officials announced the seasonal opening of the entire West Avon Preserve (WAP) trail system this Friday, April 28 after an extended closure due to significant snow and mud. While the trails system is officially open, m...

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Posted on: April 18, 2023

Avon Police and Eagle County Police Agencies Seeking Participants for the 11th Latino Police Academy

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Avon Police and Eagle County Police Agencies Seeking Participants for the 11th Latino Police Academy

 

The Avon Police Department will be hosting its 11th annual Latino Police Academy with expectations on educating and informing citizens o...

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Posted on: April 12, 2023

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 17, 2023

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Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 17, 2023

Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 17. 

Summer schedule information can be obtained from Avon Transit bus operators, by contacting Avon Transit Cust...

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Posted on: March 24, 2023

Avon Police Department Community Outreach about Facial Recognition Technology

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Avon Police Department Community Outreach about Facial Recognition Technology

  The Avon Police Department is seeking community public comment regarding its request to use facial recognition as a crime fighting tool to assist in solving criminal i...

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Posted on: March 22, 2023

Updates to Avon’s E-Bike Rebate Program for Full-Time Residents

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Updates to Avon’s E-Bike Rebate Program for Full-Time Residents

Avon Town Council increases rebate options for bikes purchased after January 1, 2023

At the March 14 Avon Town Council meeting, officials increased the rebate options for full-time Av...

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Posted on: March 20, 2023

Holiday Seasonal Lighting in Avon – A Friendly Reminder

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Holiday Seasonal Lighting in Avon – A Friendly Reminder 

 

The Town would like to remind residents that temporary festive holiday lighting is permitted from November 15 to March 1 every season.  In the “Town Co...

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Posted on: March 16, 2023

March 15 Traffic Gridlock in Avon Core

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The Town of Avon experienced unusual and extreme traffic impacts in the Avon Town Core on March 15 from approximately 4:00 p.m. through 8:00 p.m.  At approximately 4:00 p.m., a semi ruptured its diesel saddle tank one mile east of the Wolcott wes...

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Posted on: February 20, 2023

Closure of Eagle Valley Trail segment in Avon starts Feb. 27

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Closure of Eagle Valley Trail segment in Avon starts Feb. 27

 

Retaining wall replacement at wastewater treatment facility in Avon requires trail closure; detour is through Nottingham Park

 

Starting Feb. 27, the Eagle Valley Trail through A...

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Posted on: February 17, 2023

Metcalf Road Culvert Repair Project

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Metcalf Road Culvert Repair Project

 

The Town of Avon will begin repairing an 84” diameter corrugated metal pipe under Metcalf Road near the north driveway of Metcalf Lofts Condominiums on Monday, February 20, 2023. Buried nearly 30 feet...

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Posted on: February 21, 2023

Town of Avon Charges Ahead with Electric Vehicles

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Town of Avon Charges Ahead with Electric Vehicles 

Five new all-electric Volkswagen ID.4s added to Town vehicle fleet

 

If you’re enjoying the fresh air in Avon lately, you might notice a hint of new-car smell.  That&...

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Posted on: January 30, 2023

Avon Launches Educational Effort to Help Community with New Recycling Mandates

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Avon Launches Educational Effort to Help Community

with New Recycling Mandates

Most residents are already in compliance with new ordinance

On September 27, 2022, the Avon Town Council passed Ordinance 22-13, which will require universal recycling for all res...

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Posted on: January 17, 2023

No Plastic Bags in Avon

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No Plastic Bags in Avon

Avon’s local ordinance is not impacted by recent changes to Colorado law

 

Recent changes to Colorado law do not impact Avon’s plastic bag ban and $0.10 paper bag fee. Businesses in Avon are subject to the Avon regulations in...

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Posted on: December 23, 2022

Avon Road Multimodal Safety and Operational Assessment Seeking Feedback

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Avon Road Multimodal Safety and Operational Assessment

Seeking Feedback 

 

The Town of Avon is conducting a multimodal safety and operational assessment of Avon Road.   Avon Road is a roadway through the center of town with a serie...

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Posted on: December 22, 2022

Ice skating returns to Nottingham Lake

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Ice skating returns to Nottingham Lake 

 

Town of Avon plans to open ice rink on Nottingham Lake December 26

 

After a one-year hiatus due to above average temperatures and less than ideal weather conditions, the Town of Avon is bri...

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Posted on: December 21, 2022

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

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The Town of Avon is seeking community members to join the Cultural, Arts and Special Events (“CASE”) Committee. The Committee is comprised of seven voting members and two non-voting members.  There will be five voting member vacancies as of Janua...

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Posted on: December 12, 2022

Fireworks in Avon over Martin Luther King Holiday Weekend

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The Town of Avon will be launching the fireworks originally scheduled for Salute to the USA on July 3 over the Martin Luther King holiday weekend.  Mark your calendars for Saturday, January 14, 2023, to experience the spectacular Firewor...

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Posted on: October 21, 2022

Gearing Up for Winter: Avon Public Works Reminds Residents of Winter Snow Removal Operations

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Gearing Up for Winter: Avon Public Works Reminds Residents of Winter Snow Removal Operations

 

Roadways will be cleared from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. Property owners are responsible for removing snow in their driveway and abutting sidewalks

 

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Posted on: October 18, 2022

Nottingham Lake Level Lowering

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Nottingham Lake Level Lowering

 

Town of Avon Staff has begun lowering the lake level in Harry A. Nottingham Park in preparation for a shoreline maintenance project. The water surface elevation will be lowered approximately five feet to facilitate ...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Eaglebend Park Closure

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Eaglebend Park Closure

 

The Eaglebend Park (5415 Eaglebend Dr Avon, CO 81620) will be closed for utility work beginning Monday, October 17, 2022. This closure will involve the disassembly and removal of playground equipment to allow acces...

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Posted on: October 14, 2022

Eaglebend Park Closure

Utility Work Ahead Sign

Eaglebend Park Closure

 

The Eaglebend Park (5415 Eaglebend Dr Avon, CO 81620) will be closed for utility work beginning Monday, October 17, 2022. This closure will involve the disassembly and removal of playground equipment to allow acces...

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Posted on: September 13, 2022

Town of Avon solicits pro and con statements on ballot measure

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Town of Avon solicits pro and con statements on ballot measure

 

The Town of Avon is soliciting pro and con statements on one ballot measure which will appear on the Nov. 8, 2022 election ballot. The ballot measure, Ballot Issue 2G, is for...

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Posted on: September 14, 2022

Inaugural Heart & Soul Festival This Saturday in Avon

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The inaugural Heart & Soul Festival is this Saturday, September 17th at 4:00 p.m. in Harry A. Nottingham Park.  Heart & Soul Festival features two award-winning headliners, international musician Hempress Sativa and&...

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Posted on: September 9, 2022

Man of the Cliff is Back in Full Flannel Fashion at Harry A. Nottingham Park in Avon

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Calling all lumberjacks and lumberjills! The 12th annual Man of the Cliff is returning to Avon on Saturday, October 15th and Sunday, October 16th, 2022. This mountain-town event is your chance to trade in your business attire for flannel and try your hand...

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Posted on: August 23, 2022

Avon Recreation Center adjusts swimming pool operating hours due to short staffing

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Effective, Monday, August 29, the Avon Recreation Center pool area hours will be adjusted due to short staffing. The pool will be closed between 2:00 p.m. to 4:00 p.m., Monday through Friday and will also close one hour earlier at 7:00 p.m. each day. Thes...

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Posted on: August 15, 2022

Hempress Sativa and Pato Banton & The Now Generation Headline the Heart & Soul Festival

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Avon announces international musician Hempress Sativa and Pato Banton & The Now Generation co-headlining Avon’s newest live music and creative endeavor, Heart & Soul Festival on Saturday, September 17th at 4:00 p.m. in ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Avon partners with the Energy Smart Colorado Program to Offer Energy Savings to Residents

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The Town has partnered with Walking Mountains Science Center to offer a variety of incentives to offset the cost of energy efficiency and electrification improvements for Avon businesses and residents. Through the partnership residents in the Tow...

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Posted on: July 11, 2022

Avon Focuses on Road Safety for All

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Avon, CO - The Town of Avon began a six-month comprehensive safety and operational assessment of Avon Road.  The Avon Road roadway runs through the center of town with a series of 5 roundabouts.  From feedback and accident repor...

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Posted on: June 20, 2022

Sandbags Available for Avon Residents

The Town of Avon is reminding the community of the importance of being prepared.  On July 22, 2021, the Town of Avon unexpectedly experienced heavy rain falls causing severe mudslides throughout the Town.  The Public Works Department has...

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Posted on: June 9, 2022

Electric Buses Rolling in Avon

Avon E-buses in front of Avon Regional Transit Facility

Electric Buses Rolling in Avon

 

The Town of Avon will welcome its first electric buses into service this weekend. This milestone marks a significant step in transitioning Avon’s diesel transit fleet to zero-emission vehicles. The $2M purchase was ...

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