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Posted on: June 22, 2018

Stages 3, 4 & 5 of Mavic Haute Route Rockies Coming to Avon Next Week

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Avon, CO – Carving through the heartland of American cycling, the Mavic Haute Route Rockies, will be in Avon June 25th, 26th and 27th. The Haute Route is a global series of stage races for amateurs. Whether it is in the Colorado Rockies, French ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2018

Avon Transit East Beaver Creek Boulevard Construction Detour on Friday, June 22

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 Due to construction on East Beaver Creek Boulevard, Avon Transit will make the following changes on Friday, June 22nd:

1. All routes will run off schedule

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

East Beaver Creek Boulevard to Close for Street Repairs on Friday, June 22

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Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard will close from Chapel Square to Post Boulevard on Friday, June 22nd between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. to repair road damage. The alternative route during this closure will be US Highway 6. For more in...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: LAKE STREET MARKET

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSIT INFORMATION

FOR THE LAKE STREET MARKET 

 

Lake Street Market 

Lake Street, Avon, CO  

June 20, 27, July 11, 18, 25, August 1, 8, 15, 22, 29, September 5, 12 ...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSIT INFORMATION FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE

Vail Lacrosse Tournament 

Harry A. Nottingham Park & Various Vail Valley Locations

June 18-20, ALL DAY

 

Date(s):       June 18-20, 2018

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

2018 Town of Avon Community Survey Underway

Avon, CO – Fielding for the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey has begun. The Town selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct a community survey this summer. The survey i...

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Posted on: June 18, 2018

Inaugural Vail Valley Brew Fest at Avon on June 30, 2018

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Avon, CO – RightOn Productions, producers of the Denver Summer and Winter Brew Festivals, has partnered with the town of Avon to host a brew fest on Saturday June 30th. Bring your friends and family to Avon for some fun in the sun! This event wi...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Avon, CO – 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” fire restriction...

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Posted on: June 14, 2018

Wildridge Microsurface Project to Commence June 15th

Avon, CO—Beginning Friday, June 15th and continuing through June 29th, the Town of Avon will be constructing street improvements in the Wildridge neighborhood on Long Spur, Fox Lane, Draw Spur, Little Point, June Point, North Point, Flat Point, ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Destination Jump Splash Learn—Avon’s Newest Playground Official Ribbon Cutting Scheduled for June 20

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Avon, CO – Nottingham Park’s newest playground, Destination Jump Splash Learn, opened to rave reviews from children and parents alike in early May. On Wednesday, June 20th at 10 a.m., officials from the Town of Avon, Great Outdoors Col...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Daddy’s Girl Tutu 2K Returns to Harry A. Nottingham Park this Father’s Day

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Avon, CO – Dads can trade in their tools for tutus this Sunday, June 17th at the Daddy’s Girl Tutu 2K in Harry A. Nottingham Park. This fun, two-kilometer event is a perfect kickoff to Father’s Day, and the two laps around No...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon Police Believe Stabbing is Isolated Incident

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Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department continues to work collaboratively with the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s office on the investigation of the May 31st assault and stabbing in Avon. This is an active, dynamic investigation, and t...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Fire Crews Quickly Suppress Small Wildland Fires in Avon

Avon – On Monday evening at approximately 6:48 p.m., Eagle River Fire, Vail Fire and Avon PD responded to a small wildland fire that started beside the bike path behind the Lodge at Brookside Condominiums complex near Highway 6.

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on June 16

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For Immediate Release | June 8, 2018

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on June 16

Council members will meet with residents on the Avon Performance Pavilion’s event terrace

Avon, CO – Members of the Avon Town Council will host Coffe...

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Active Shooter Emergency Services Response Training at Battle Mountain High School, Week of June 11

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Avon, CO – In the emergency services world, preparation and training is critical to the success of any life-saving mission. Emergency services personnel in Eagle County spend considerable time and resources in ongoing training to ensure highly p...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Avon Finance Department Wins Award for 2016 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report

Avon, CO – The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the Town of Avon by Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report ...

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Posted on: June 7, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking a business to lease the former Fire Station #7 for use as worker housing. The station, located at 351 Benchmark Road, has been utilized for the past fifteen (15) plus years by the Eagle River Fire Protectio...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Avon Town Council Terminates Town Manager's Employment Agreement

The Avon Town Council has determined that a change in town management is best for the community at this time, and took action at a special meeting on Thursday, May 31 to terminate the Town Manager's employment agreement.Over the last five years, the Town ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

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Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

Avon, CO – Today, at approximately 9:53 a.m., Andrew Young, Jr., 18, of Avon, was taken into custody by Avon police officers and Eagle County Sheriff’s deputies, without inci...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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For Immediate Release | May 31, 2018

Contact: Preston Neill, Deputy Town Manager/PIO

pneill@avon.org | 970-748-4404

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

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Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

Avon, CO – Avon police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred this morning along the Eagle Valley Trail near the Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon at approximately 6:32 a.m....

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Vail Valley Receives Prestigious Silver-Level IMBA Ride Center Designation

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Vail Valley Receives Prestigious Silver-Level International Mountain Bicycling Association Ride Center Designation

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is pleased to share the recent International Mountain Bicycling Association (IMBA) announcement th...

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Posted on: May 29, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR THE MONTH OF JUNE 2018

 

Vail Valley Soccer Club Soccer Tournament

Harry A. Nottingham Park & Various Vail Valley Locations

June 8-10, ALL DAY

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Report from the May 22nd Avon Town Council Meeting

For Immediate Release | May 25, 2018

 

Report from the May 22nd Avon Town Council Meeting

Money allocated for recycling center; community survey reviewed

 

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on May 22nd. Highlig...

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Posted on: May 24, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

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For Immediate Release | May 24, 2018          

Contact:  Liz Wood, Communications Manager

970-748-4087 | ewood@avon.org      

 

 

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2018 Summer Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park

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Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2018 Summer Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park and the Avon Performance Pavilion

Concerts, Festivals, Sporting Events, and the July 3rdSalute to the USA extravaganza will be in the center of Avon this summer...

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

Avon, CO—Seat belts save lives! Please buckle up and keep you and your family safe. This is the basic objective behind this upcoming Click It or Ticket Campaign....

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon Clean-Up Week Begins May 21st

Avon, CO – It’s time for spring cleaning in Avon! Town Clean-Up Week will begin May 21st through May 25th. Disposal of qualified items is free, as the Town sponsors this service to its residents. To initiate a pick-up, call the Avon Pu...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Earn Your Beer at Rocky Mountain Brew Runs in Avon

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For Immediate Release | May 17, 2018          

Earn Your Beer at Rocky Mountain Brew Runs in Avon

Avon, CO – Rocky Mountain Brew Runs (RMBR) aims to give runners what they have been “thirsting...

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Thursday, May 24th

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Avon, CO – Be sure to mark your calendars and come out to celebrate the changing seasons with a little spring cleaning! On Thursday, May 24th, the Town of Avon will hold the third annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to cle...

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Posted on: May 14, 2018

Report from the May 8th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on May 8th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Eagle River Fire Protection District (ERFPD) Fire Chief Karl Bauer and Wildfire Mitigation Specialist Jeff Zechman presented to C...
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Posted on: May 9, 2018

Local Elected Officials from Western Mountain Communities Meet with Leaders in Washington

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For Immediate Release | May 9, 2018

Local Elected Officials from Western Mountain Communities

Meet with Congressional and Administration Leaders in Washington DC

Avon, CO - Council members from five Western mountain communities joined The Mountain Pact Execu...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR MAY 12, 2018 

 

Youth Power 365’s Party in the Park 

Harry A. Nottingham Park, Upper Field 

Saturday, May 12 | 11:00 a.m. - ...

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Posted on: May 8, 2018

Avon to Host Two Business Outreach Meetings in May

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will host two Business Outreach Meetings next week to update local businesses on Town programs and projects, and to hear from businesses about Town matters such as special events and infrastructure investments. The me...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction to Begin Next Week

Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project is scheduled to begin on Monday, May 14, 2018. The Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project generally consists of modification of street geometry, on-street parking, bicycle ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

AVON TO HOST A COMMUNITY FORUM ON MAY 9TH TO GET INPUT ON 2018 COMMUNITY SURVEY

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey this summer. Probolsky Research is in the process of dev...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

Avon Council Set to Review Winter Motorized Access Options from Wildridge Subdivision to USFS Lands

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council will hold a work session on May 8th to discuss winter motorized access options to United States Forest Service (USFS) areas north of Town.  The session is expected to begin at approximately 7:00 p.m., ho...

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Posted on: May 3, 2018

The Pitmaster BBQ and Music Fest Brings the “Taste of National BBQ” to Colorado August 18-19, 2018

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Avon, Colorado – The Pitmaster BBQ and Music Fest– a TMAC Event (tmaccommunications.com) – is coming to Avon, Colorado which is the gateway to Beaver Creek Resort and will feature some of the Nation’s top B...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Aquatics Area Closed Next Week

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Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center aquatics area will be closed Monday, May 7 through Thursday, May 10th for maintenance and repairs. Maintenance will include pump room plumbing, leak repair, valve replacement, and mechanical room efficiency ...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Wish for Wheels Bike Build to take place on May 12th at Avon Rec Center

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Avon, CO – On Saturday, May 12th the Town of Avon and Vail Resorts will host a bike build, with Colorado-based non-profit Wish for Wheels. The Wish for Wheels Bike Build will take place from 11:00 a.m. through 2:00 p.m. at the Avon Recreation Ce...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Mikaela Way Closed to Thru Traffic from April 23 - 28

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Avon, CO – Mikaela Way will be closed to thru traffic beginning Monday, April 23rd through Saturday, April 28th while construction workers perform utility work integral to the Avon Town Hall project. The drop off area for Prater Lane Child Care ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2018

West Avon Preserve Trails Open for Summer Hiking and Biking!

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Avon, CO—Town officials announced the seasonal opening of the West Avon Preserve (WAP) trail system. The WAP is home to an 11 ¼ mile network of multi-use trails for public enjoyment. Twisting through the parcel between Singletree and ...

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Posted on: April 13, 2018

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 16, 2018

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Avon, CO – Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 16. The Avon East--Red Line runs every 30-minutes between 6:44 a.m. and 6:05 p.m. and services the residential areas in east Avon along Hurd Lane and Hwy 6, i...

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Posted on: April 12, 2018

Report from the April 10th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on April 10th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Police Chief Greg Daly presented the Avon Police Department awards for 2017:
    • The Lifesaving Medal was awarded to Officer Tyler ...
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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Gasoline Lollipops to perform free show at Avon Performance Pavilion for Gears N’ Beers event

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will celebrate the spring season and the opening of Avon’s paths and trails with a free family-friendly event in Avon on Saturday, April 14th. The Denver-based band Gasoline Lollipops will perform a free con...

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Posted on: April 10, 2018

Avon’s Plastic Bag Ban and Disposable Paper Bag Fee go into effect on May 1st

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon and Alpine Bank would like to remind residents that a big change is coming on May 1st. Last fall, the Avon Town Council enacted a ban on disposable plastic bags being provided by retailers to customers at the point of...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Gears N’ Beers will Celebrate Spring Activities in Avon

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AVON, CO – Calling all Weekend Warriors! It’s time to celebrate the spring season and the opening of Avon’s paths and trails with a free family-friendly event in Avon on Saturday, April 14th. The first event in the Westin Riv...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Drop the Distraction: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Avon, CO – When you drive around Eagle County, there’s one thing you’re almost certain to see: distracted drivers. To encourage all drivers to be aware of their digital addiction and drop the distraction, the Avon Police Depa...

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Posted on: April 4, 2018

Be Bear Aware: Bears Becoming Active in Vail Valley

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Avon, CO – As the weather gets warmer, bears are coming out of hibernation and mountain lions are tracking migrating deer herds. There have been reported sightings of mountain lion in the Valley recently. The Avon Town Council is asking resident...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Haute Route Announces 2018 Route for Mavic Haute Route Rockies

COLORADO SPRINGS, Colo. (March 12, 2018) – Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced the route for the second edition of the Mavic Haute Route Rockies. Kicking off in the off...

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Posted on: March 23, 2018

Avon Town Council to Act on Major Capital Improvement Projects at the March 27th Meeting

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Avon, CO – At the March 27th Avon Town Council meeting, the Town Council is slated to discuss and make decisions on several important capital improvement projects. Public comment encouraged; please see comment options below.

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Posted on: March 21, 2018

Announcing 1% for Land and Rivers

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[Eagle County, CO, March 2018] Announcing the launch of 1% For Land and Rivers, a fund to protect Eagle County’s most important resources.

Did you know that Eagle County's population is projected to double in 35 years to over 100,000 people? Alth...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking a business to lease the former Fire Station #7 for use as worker housing. The station, located at 351 Benchmark Road, has been utilized for the past fifteen (15) plus years by the Eagle River Fire Protectio...

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Posted on: March 16, 2018

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve On Planning and Zoning Commission

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking community members to volunteer for the Planning and Zoning Commission (PZC). In May, three positions will be vacated and filled by appointment by the Avon Town Council.

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Avon PD Personnel Receive Award from Chicago PD on a 2015 Case

Avon, CO – Avon Police Chief Greg Daly, Officer Bryan Mullet and Administrative Services Officer Lacey Chon were recently presented with Joint Operations Awards from the Chicago Police Department for their collaborative work on a 2015 c...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Report from the March 13th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on March 13th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • David Glidden took his oath as an Avon Police Officer and was sworn in by Town Clerk Debbie Hoppe.
  • Council continued the first ...
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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Town Council Set to Review Town Properties Plan

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Town Council Set to Review Town Properties Plan

 

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council will review the Town of Avon Town-Owned Properties Plan (“Town Properties Plan”) on Tuesday night with the first reading of an Ordinanc...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Town Council to Discuss Recycling and Polystyrene Foam at March 27th Meeting

Avon Town Council to Discuss Recycling and Polystyrene Foam at March 27th Meeting

Avon, CO – On March 27th, the Avon Town Council is slated to hear a presentation from field experts on the topics of recycling, sustainable material management, and...

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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Recovers Operational Expenses in 2017

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Avon, CO – For the first time in the history of the Town, the Avon Recreation Department recovered all of its operational expenses through program and admission revenues in 2017. Since the Rec Center opened in 1995, the Town has subsidized the f...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety

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For Immediate Release | March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety 

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce the launch of a Tipsy Taxi pilot program, with t...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Report from the February 27th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on February 27th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • At the February 13, 2018 Council meeting, the Town Council voted to deny two land use applications for the Colorado World R...
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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Avon Police Department Establishes a Permanent Medication Take Back Drop Box

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Avon, Colo. - The Avon Police Department has established an official safe disposal site for unused or expired household medications. A permanent, secure drop box is now installed in the lobby of the new police department building at 60 Buck Creek Road and...

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Major League Triathlon will return to Avon in 2018

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Major League Triathlon is thrilled to announce that the league will return to Avon, CO again in 2018. Avon will host the second event of the 2018 MLT season and it will be held on Saturday, August 4th. The hometown Colorado Peaks will once again play host...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Town of Avon Properties Plan Hearings

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon Planning and Zoning Commission is set to hold a public hearing and consider Town of Avon Properties Development Strategies plan.  The public hearing will include a public comment period, after which the Plann...

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Posted on: February 16, 2018

Avon Historic Preservation Committee To Meet on Options to Relocate the Hahnewald Barn to Park

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For Immediate Release | February 16, 2018         

Contact:  Planning Director Matt Pielsticker

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Report from the February 13th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on February 13th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council denied First Reading of Ordinance 18-01, denying a Rezoning Application for the Folson Property from Planned Unit D...
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Posted on: February 14, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Will Close Early on Saturday, February 17th

Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center will close at 5:00 p.m. on Saturday, February 17th for a private function. The Recreation Center will resume normal hours on Sunday, February 18th, from noon to 7:00 p.m.

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Posted on: February 15, 2018

Avon Town Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

For Immediate Release | February 15, 2018              

 

Avon Town Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

 

Avon, CO – Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed ...

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Posted on: February 9, 2018

Input Needed on Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community

Avon, Colo – February 5, 2018 - In 2016 a group of over 30 stakeholders that includes representatives from the public and private sectors of Eagle County, came together to develop the Climate Action Plan for the Eagle County Community.  ...

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Posted on: February 5, 2018

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

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Avon, CO – Grab your friends and get your costumes ready! It’s time to get ‘freezin for a reason’ for Special Olympics of Colorado! On February 24th, Avon will host the coldest Polar Plunge in Colorado, joining comm...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Officials Seeking Input on Town Properties Plan

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Avon, CO – The Town is seeking input on land use concepts for Nottingham Park, described as “Tract G”, as well as other Town-owned properties. Those interested are encouraged to drop by one of the informational sessions, take...

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Posted on: January 25, 2018

Don’t Let Potholes Drive You Nuts!

Avon, CO – It’s pothole season again and the Avon Public Works Department is on alert and ready to fix them as quickly and efficiently as possible. Freeze-and-thaw weather cycles help produce potholes when icy water and snow seep into ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2018

Report from the January 23rd Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on January 23rd. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council approved Resolution 18-05, thereby approving the Minor PUD Amendment for Lots 2A, 2B, 3, and 5, Buck Creek PUD. The ...
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Posted on: January 22, 2018

Mighty Mites Volleyball Clinics at Avon Elementary School

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Avon, Colorado- The Avon Recreation Department kick off its Mighty Mites Volleyball Clinic for 2nd through 5th graders on January 25th. The six-week long clinic offers youth participants the opportunity to learn and practice volleyball skills under the gu...

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Posted on: January 12, 2018

Recycling Event to take place at Walking Mountains Science Center on January 13th

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Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? This Saturday, January 13th, several organizations are teaming up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. This provides the community an optio...

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Posted on: January 11, 2018

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, January 15th

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Avon, CO—Town of Avon Municipal Offices will be closed Monday, January 15th in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, January 16th.

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Community Skate Night is January 10th

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Join the Avon Recreation Center for Community Skate Night, including free skate rentals, hot cocoa, a fire pit, music, and loads of community fun! The event will take place on the ice sheet in front of the Rec Center, and skate availability is limited, so...

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Posted on: January 3, 2018

West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures Remain in Place

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Avon, CO—Town officials are reminding residents and guests that seasonal trail closures in the West Avon Preserve must be observed, despite dry weather, to protect wildlife winter habitat. Closures went into effect December 15th and trails will remain clo...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Avon Transit Offers Free Tipsy Taxi Service on New Year’s Eve

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Avon, CO – Come ring in 2018 and take advantage of Avon Transit’s free Tipsy Taxi service on New Year’s Eve, offering passengers a free ride home within Town limits between 10 p.m. and 2 a.m. The route will follow the Night R...

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Posted on: December 28, 2017

Christmas Tree Recycling Offered to Avon Residents

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will offer curbside Christmas tree pick-up for Avon residents from December 26, 2017, through February 1, 2018. All trees must have their lights and ornaments removed. The town will only pick up cut trees; artificial ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

Recycling Event to take place at Walking Mountains Science Center on January 13th

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Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? On Saturday, January 13th, several organizations are teaming up to host a Post-Holiday Recycling Event for hard-to-recycle items. This provides the community an option ...

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Posted on: December 21, 2017

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

Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will close at 3 p.m. on Friday, December 22nd and will remain closed on Monday, December 25th, in observance of the Christmas holiday. Municipal offices will reopen on Tuesday, December 26th. A similar c...

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Posted on: December 8, 2017

Avon Swim Club to Host ‘Fitter and Faster’ Clinic with Two-Time Olympian Chloe Sutton

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Avon, CO – Avon Swim Club is proud to be hosting a Fitter and Faster swim clinic at Avon Recreation Center with two-time Olympian, Chloe Sutton.

Chloe will be in Avon on December 27th and 28th for a high-performance swim clinic working o...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Avon Bus Service Transitions to Full Winter Schedule December 15th

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon buses will transition to the full winter schedule on Friday, December 15th. The new schedule, which will run through March 31st, will provide 15-minute service on the Skier Express Shuttle during peak times, and 30-minute...

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Posted on: December 14, 2017

Report from the December 12th Avon Town Council Meeting

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Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on December 12th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council approved Ordinance 17-18 on second and final reading, thereby approving a Rezoning Application adding Nottingham Ro...
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Posted on: December 12, 2017

West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures on Horizon

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Avon, CO—Town officials have announced upcoming trail closures in the West Avon Preserve to protect wildlife winter habitat. Closures will be in effect from December 15th through at least April 15th and apply to all multi-use trails except Our B...

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Posted on: December 7, 2017

Haute Route North America Announces Host Cities for 2018 Mavic Haute Route Rockies

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Colorado Springs, CO – Haute Route, the world’s most prestigious multi-day event series for amateur cyclists, today announced five host cities for the second edition of Mavic Haute Route Rockies, taking place from June 23 – 2...

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Posted on: December 1, 2017

Avon Recreation Center Hosts Free-Day December 8th

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Avon, CO – In celebration of its 22nd anniversary, the Avon Recreation Center is offering free admission, free classes, and retro pricing from 1995 on punch cards and passes on Friday, December 8th. All are welcome to join in the celebration and...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Avon Police Department Relocates to New Public Safety Facility on Buck Creek Road

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Avon, CO – On Thursday, November 30th, the Avon Police Department will begin operating out of the new Avon Public Safety Facility, located at 60 Buck Creek Road, next to the Buck Creek Medical Center. After Wednesday, November 29th, the facility...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Santa is Coming to the Avon Recreation Center on Saturday, December 2nd

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Avon, CO – The Avon Recreation Center will host a Santa and Cookies event on Saturday, December 2nd from 2:00 – 5:00 p.m. Get in the holiday spirit and bring a camera to take a selfie with Santa. Staff will also be on-site to help take...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Report from the November 14th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on November 14th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • The Town’s final revised operating budgets for 2017 and the proposed 2018 operating budgets were presented by Tow...
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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon Municipal offices will close at 3:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 22nd and remain closed on Thursday and Friday, November 23rd and 24th for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Monday, November 27t...

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Posted on: November 10, 2017

2018 Operating Budget on the Agenda for Tuesday's Council meeting

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Posted on: November 10, 2017

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

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Avon, CO – Avon’s Public Works Department is responsible for maintaining the streets and sidewalks in the Town of Avon. This year’s snowplowing on Town streets will be conducted between 4 a.m. and 10 p.m., or later as require...

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Posted on: November 1, 2017

Residents Reminded to Take Precautions to Protect Wildlife

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Avon, CO – Avon is in the heart of bear country and residents and guests alike should be aware and take precautions to avoid human/wildlife interaction. The Avon Police Department would like to remind the public about the Wildlife Protection Ord...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

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For Immediate Release | October 24, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SEEKING A BUSINESS TO LEASE OLD FIRE STATION FOR DORMITORY HOUSING

Letters of Interest will be accepted until November 13th

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Avon Seeking Permission from Voters to Opt Out of SB-152

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Avon, CO – Avon voters are being asked to consider Ballot Question 2B that would exempt the town from a state law, which was passed as Colorado Senate Bill 05-152, restricting local governments from directly offering or entering partnerships to provide ne...

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Town of Avon Receives Planning Awards for Innovation and Outreach

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has been awarded two American Planning Association (APA) awards for innovation and outreach efforts from the Colorado Chapter of the APA. The Buck Creek PUD Make-Over was selected to receive a 2017 APA Colorado Honor ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Planning and Zoning Commission to Evaluate Extending the Short Term Rental Overlay District

Avon, CO – The Avon Planning and Zoning Commission will hold a public hearing at Tuesday’s meeting, expected to begin at approximately 6:00 p.m., regarding expanding short term rentals for properties along Nottingham Road. The meeting ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Week of October 8, 2017

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PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR THE WEEK OF OCTOBER 8, 2017

 

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October 14 &15, 2017

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Posted on: October 11, 2017

MAN OF THE CLIFF RETURNS TO AVON FOR A WEEKEND OF LUMBERJACK GAMES

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For Immediate Release | October 11, 2017   

 

MAN OF THE CLIFF RETURNS TO AVON FOR A WEEKEND OF LUMBERJACK GAMES

Lumberjacks and Jills Wanted for the 9th Annual Event, Supporting First Descents

 

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Posted on: October 6, 2017

Playground Construction Will Close Paths in Nottingham Park

Avon, CO – Groundbreaking for the new Destination Jump, Splash, Learn playground in Harry A. Nottingham Park will begin on Monday, October 9th. As a result of the construction, the path from Lake Street to the volleyball courts on the north side...

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Posted on: October 4, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, October 9th

Avon, CO: Town of Avon municipal offices will be closed Monday, October 9th in observance of Columbus Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, October 10th.The Avon Recreation Center will be open during regular business hours.Call 911 for police, fi...

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Posted on: October 3, 2017

TOWN OF AVON HOSTS DESIGN CHARRETTE FOR POTENTIAL RELOCATION OF HAHNEWALD BARN TO NOTTINGHAM PARK

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Avon, CO –   Architectural and engineering design professionals will join a historic barn moving specialist in Town next week to host a design charrette to assess the condition and relocation possibilities of the Hahnewald Barn. &nb...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

AVON PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY GRAND OPENING CEREMONY TO TAKE PLACE OCTOBER 19

AVON, CO – The Town of Avon and Eagle River Fire Protection District (ERFPD) are pleased to announce they will be hosting a Grand Opening Ceremony for the Avon Public Safety Facility at noon on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

  • The facility, which hous...
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Posted on: September 26, 2017

Battle Mountain Boys Basketball leads Mini & Mighty Mites Clinics at Avon Elementary School

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Avon, Colorado- The Avon Recreation Department proudly kicked off its Mighty Mites and Mini Mites Basketball Clinic for Kindergarteners through 5th graders last week. The six week long clinic offers youth participants the opportunity to learn and practice...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

East Benchmark Road Closed to Thru Traffic on Monday, September 18, 2017

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Town of Avon 2017 Street Improvements Project is currently under way.  OnMonday, September 18, 2017, East Benchmark Road will be closed to thru traffic
east of the Christy Sports entrance north to the Beaver Cre...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Town of Avon Hosts Community Forums to Discuss Strengthening Avon's Arts and Cultural Community

Avon, CO – Artspace™ is a nonprofit organization, which
specializes in live/work and adaptive reuse of buildings for the arts. They will be in town next Monday and Tuesday, and the Town is welcoming those
interested to attend and s...

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Posted on: September 12, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: BEN HARPER & THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS FRIDAY, SEPTEMBER 15

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

BEN HARPER AND THE INNOCENT CRIMINALS IN CONCERT AT THE AVON PERFORMANCE PAVILION SEPTEMBER 15TH

Avon, CO – Avon welcomes Ben Harper and the Innocent Criminals (BHIC) to its Performance Pavilion on September 15th.  The evening concert will be one of the last of two concerts in the United States, by the acclaimed artist, before the ...

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Week of September 11th

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PARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATION

FOR THE WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 11, 2017

 

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Avon to Mull Prohibitions on Single-Use Plastic Bags and Polystyrene Foam Disposable Food Containers

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is proposing the adoption of two new ordinances. One would enact a ban on grocers and retailers from providing single-use plastic carryout bags at the point of sale, and require a fee of $0.10 be applied to singl...

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

I GIVE Campaign Offers Reduced Price Tickets to See Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals

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Avon, CO – Artist Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals will be performing in Avon, Colorado on September 15th. Mr. Harper is well recognized for his contributions to environmental causes and other charities. In recognition of listeners and fans...

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Posted on: September 6, 2017

Town Council to Evaluate Extending the Short Term Rental Overlay District to Nottingham Road

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Avon, CO – The  Avon Town Council will hold a work session at its September 12th meeting, at approximately 7:45 p.m., regarding expanding  short term rentals for properties along Nottingham Road.  The work session will...

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Areas of Nottingham Park, Lake Street and Recreation Center Lawn to be Closed Early on September 15

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Avon, CO – With Ben Harper & The Innocent Criminals coming to the Avon Performance Pavilion on the evening of Friday, September 15th, the Town of Avon will close Nottingham Park from the western edge of the beach area to Lake Street from 4:0...

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Posted on: September 4, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: WEEK OF SEPTEMBER 4, 2017

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Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park

September 8, 9, and 10 2017 

Show times: 

9/8/17: 4:00 p.m. and 7:00 p.m. 

9/9/17: 1:00 p.m., 4:00 p.m., and 7:00 p.m. 

9/10/17: 1:00 p.m. ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Avon Recreation Center Swim Program Exceeds Early Expectations

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon reignited its Recreation Center swim programs in 2017, quickly welcoming more than 200 new swimmers into Learn-to-Swim group lessons. “The high demand for these sessions was exciting,” said John Cu...

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Posted on: August 31, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

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Avon, CO: Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, September 4th in observance of Labor Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, September 5th.The Avon Recreation Center will be open during regular business hours.Call 911 for police, fi...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Construction on the 2017 Street Improvements Project started on Wednesday, August 30th

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon began construction on the 2017 Street Improvements Project on Wednesday, August 30th. The 2017 Street Improvements Project will consist of asphalt milling, repair, overlay and striping of Nottingham Road, East Benchma...

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Posted on: August 30, 2017

Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park - Free community concerts wrap up on Wednesday, August 30th

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Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park 

Presented by the Town of Avon

Free community concerts wrap up on Wednesday, August 30th 

 

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, tonight for the ...

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Posted on: August 29, 2017

Town of Avon Formally Joins the Compact of Colorado Communities

Avon, CO – On August 22, 2017, the Avon Town Council passed a resolution officially entering the Town of Avon into the Compact of Colorado Communities (Compact). Founded by Aspen Mayor Steve Skadron in collaboration with the Association of Clima...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

Town of Avon to Launch Bike Share on August 31st

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is launching its bike share program on Thursday, August 31, 2017, 1:00 p.m., at Avon Station. The program will provide residents and visitors with a convenient, affordable and healthy way to get around town.

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

Heads Up: Short-Term Rental Enforcement has begun in the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Enforcement of the Town of Avon’s Municipal Code that limits, regulates and taxes short-term rentals has begun. The Town Code requires every property providing any room or rooms used for accommodations for a total continuous duration of fewer t...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

Construction on the 2017 Street Improvements Project set to begin on Wednesday, August 30th

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is slated to begin construction on the 2017 Street Improvements Project on Wednesday, August 30th. The 2017 Street Improvements Project will consist of asphalt milling, repair, overlay and striping of Nottingham Road,...

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Posted on: August 24, 2017

Head for the Hills to Headline Major League Triathlon at Avon Performance Pavilion on Saturday

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Charlotte, NC – Major League Triathlon (MLT) is excited to announce Head for the Hills as the headliner for MLT’s free music festival for MLT Vail Valley at Avon, CO on Saturday August 26th. The four time awarded “Be...

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Posted on: August 28, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: WEEK OF AUGUST 28, 2017

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August 30, 2017 

5:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.

 

The final night of the Avon LIVE! Concerts will feature Quiles & Cloud and Josh Hoyer. The Wednesday evening mus...

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Posted on: August 25, 2017

New Acts, Flying Feats, and More - The Circus is Coming to Town!

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Avon, CO – The Zoppé Italian Family Circus is coming to Nottingham Park in Avon on September 8th, 9th, and 10th to celebrate its 175th anniversary under the Big Top. Founded in 1842, the seventh generation of Zoppé family p...

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Posted on: August 22, 2017

Avon to Host Public Forums for Plastic Bag and Polystyrene Reduction Ordinances

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Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is proposing the adoption of two new ordinances. The first would enact a ban on certain disposable plastic bags and require a charge of ten cents for the use of disposable paper bags. The second would prohibit fo...

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Posted on: August 21, 2017

Avon LIVE! Concert in the Park: Wednesday, August 23 - Reckless Kelly

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Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on August 23rd for family fun and at the Avon LIVE! free community concert. Reckless Kelly headlines the August 23rd show, with Paul Cauthen opening the evening&am...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: WEEK OF AUGUST 21

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Avon LIVE! Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham ParkAugust 23, 2017 5:00 p.m. – 8:45 p.m.

The third of four Avon LIVE! Concerts will feature Paul Cauthen and Reckless Kelly. The Wednesday evening music series is quic...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park: Wednesday, August 16th

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Avon, CO – The Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, will be the place to be on August 16th for a free community concert benefiting Speak Up Reach Out.  Mipso headlines the August 16th show, with Ages & Ages openin...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Head for the Hills to Headline Major League Triathlon in Avon

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Charlotte, NC – Major League Triathlon (MLT) is excited to announce Head for the Hills as the headliner for MLT’s FREE music festival for MLT Vail Valley at Avon, CO on Saturday August 26th. The four time awarded “Be...

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Posted on: August 11, 2017

Report from the August 8th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on August 8th. A few of the meeting’s highlights were as follows:

  • Council approved a payment of $60,675.50 from the Capital Projects Fund Contingency line item to Eagle County Scho...
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Posted on: August 9, 2017

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session this Saturday

Avon, CO – Members of the Avon Town Council will host Coffee with Council on Saturday, August 12th from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on the Avon Performance Pavilion’s event terrace at Harry A. Nottingham Park. The session will follow ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2017

Free Cardboard Boat Regatta on Nottingham Lake this Saturday

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Avon, CO – What floats your boat? Corrugated cardboard, duct tape, caulk and glue are on the list of suggested supplies for the Avon Recreation Center’s inaugural Cardboard Boat Regatta, which takes place this Saturday, August 12th. Th...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Dancing in the Park! Returns to Avon with Award-Winning Wonderbound Dance Company

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Avon, CO – An exceptional free community cultural offering will happen at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, August 9th. Denver contemporary ballet company Wonderbound will come to the extraordinary stage of ...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Special Events Advisory: Week of August 7

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DANCING IN THE PARK 

Avon Performance Pavilion in Harry A. Nottingham Park

August 9, 2017

5:30 – 7:30 p.m. 

The Festival welcomes Wonderbound in a free family-friendly show on the extraordinary stage of the Avon Performance Pavilio...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a FREE Local Story Slam event

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AVON, Colo. – The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain is partnering with Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a special Truth Be Told Story Slam event at the resort on Thursday, August 10th at 8 p.m. Please join u...

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Posted on: August 3, 2017

Rock n’ Roll with a Heart: Battle of the Bands Raises Funds for Community Programs

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Avon, CO – Four youth bands will battle for musical supremacy on August 4th from 7:00 - 10:00 p.m. at the Avon Performance Pavilion, while raising money for inteGreat!, a coalition of nonprofit organizations connecting people in Eagle County to ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Application Available for 2018 Community Grant Program

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now accepting applications for the 2018 Community Grant Program. The Town welcomes applications from organizations and agencies seeking funding for programs, projects, services or activities that support the stated...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Friday’s Free Pop Up Concert will Feature Classical and Contemporary Music

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Avon, CO – Pop Up Concerts are a summer tradition in Avon, taking place on Possibility Plaza on the Main Street Mall. This Friday, August 4th, come unwind and relax with live classical and contemporary music featuring artists from the Colorado S...

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Posted on: August 2, 2017

Special Events This Week in Avon, Colorado

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OPEN WATER SWIMNOTTINGHAM LAKEAUGUST 3: 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Nottingham Lake is back and better than ever this summer! The Avon Recreation Department provides the only open water swim in the valley. Check in at the Avon Performance Pavilion. Think abou...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Week of July 31 - August 5

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORYPARKING, TRAFFIC & TRANSPORTATION INFORMATIONJuly 31 – August 5, 2017

DANCING IN THE PARK 

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park Kick Off August 2nd

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Avon, CO – The Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A, Nottingham Park, will be the place to be on August 2nd, 16th, 23rd and 30th, to enjoy live music, cold beer, distilled spirits, an eclectic collection of local food vendors, and amazing sunse...

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Posted on: July 28, 2017

Town of Avon Properties Plan Released

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon Planning and Zoning Commission is
set to hold a public hearing and consider a Property Development Strategiesplan, as well as a Multi-Modal Transportation and Parking Plan.  The
public hearing will includ...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Free Music & Dance - It's Avon!

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Avon, CO –
Exceptional free community cultural offerings are happening at Avon’sPossibility Plaza and at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham
Park.  Join us for a series of remarkable evenings as we celebra...

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Posted on: July 27, 2017

Colorado Ballet Highlights First Edition of Avon’s 2017 Dancing in the Park!

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Avon, CO – An exceptional free community cultural offering will happen at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham Park on Monday, July 31st. The Colorado Ballet will come to the extraordinary stage of the Avon Performance Pavilion w...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on July 29

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Avon, CO – Members of the Avon Town Council will host Coffee with Council on Saturday, July 29th from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on the Avon Performance Pavilion’s event terrace at Harry A. Nottingham Park. The session will follow th...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

This Week’s Free Pop Up Concert will Feature Spanish Guitar Duo Derek y Daniel

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| July 26, 2017Contact: Casey Willis, Special Events Manager970-748-4032 | cwillis@avon.org 

This Week's Free Pop Up Concert will Feature Spanish Guitar Duo Derek y Daniel 

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

Avon Police Department is participating in the 34th Annual National Night Out on August 1st

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| July 20, 2017Contact: Tyler Churches, Police Officer970-748-4040 | tchurches@avon.org 

Avon Police Department is participating in the 34th Annual National Night Out on August 1st

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Posted on: July 20, 2017

2018 SPECIAL EVENTS REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ISSUED

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For Immediate Release | July 20, 2017

2018 SPECIAL EVENTS REQUEST FOR PROPOSALS ISSUED

Town of Avon Ad Hoc Special Events Committee will make recommendations 

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Posted on: July 19, 2017

TICKETS NOW ON SALE - Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals - Sept. 15 - Avon

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For Immediate Release | July 19, 2017

TICKETS NOW ON SALE

Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals

In Concert at the Avon Performance Pavilion

September 15th 

Avon, CO – Tickets
are now on sale for the Ben Harper and The Innocent Criminals C...

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Posted on: July 18, 2017

Special Events This Week in Avon, Colorado

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For Immediate Release | July 18, 2017

Special Events This Week in Avon, Colorado

OPEN WATER SWIMNOTTINGHAM LAKEJULY 20: 5:30 – 7:30 PM

Nottingham Lake is back and better than ever this summer! The Avon Recreation Department provides the only open w...

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Posted on: July 13, 2017

Report from the July 11th Avon Town Council Meeting

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council held a regular meeting on July 11th. Highlights of the meeting include the following:

  • Council discussed a proposed ordinance that would prohibit food vendors in the Town of Avon from using polystyrene-based dispos...
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Posted on: July 12, 2017

Buz’s Place: Sit, Relax, Enjoy Life in Avon

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is pleased to announce “Buz’s Place,” a resting spot next to Nottingham Lake, in recognition of the many years of service Albert D. “Buz” Reynolds and his father, Albe...

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Posted on: July 11, 2017

Concerts are ‘Popping Up’ in Avon All Summer

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Avon, CO – Pop Up Concerts are a summer tradition in Avon, taking place on Possibility Plaza on the Main Street Mall.  The 90-minute concerts, on Friday afternoons in July and early August, allow locals and guests a time to unwind and r...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

The Westin Riverfront partnering with Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a FREE Local Story Slam

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AVON, Colo. – The Westin Riverfront Resort & Spa at Beaver Creek Mountain is partnering with Tenth Mountain Storytellers to host a special Truth Be Told Story Slam event at the resort on Thursday, July 13th at 8 p.m.Please join us f...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Week of July 10

POP UP STRINGS CONCERT

Possibility Plaza on the Main Street Mall

July 14, 2017  

5:15 – 6:45 p.m.

 

Enjoy this free concert with the Touch of Class String Quartet.  Musicians from the Arapahoe Philharmonic, Colorado Chamber...

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Posted on: July 6, 2017

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Implemented In Eagle County

For Immediate Release | July 6, 2017Contact: Jessie Porter, Public Information Officer, Eagle County Sheriff's Office970-328-8540 | jessie.porter@eaglecounty.us

Stage 1 Fire Restrictions Implemented In Eagle County

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: TRIPLE BYPASS JULY 8 - 9

The 29th annual Triple Bypass presented by Team Evergreen Finish Celebration takes place in Avon on Saturday, July 8th, starting at 12:00 p.m. and ending at approximately 8:00 p.m. The Town of Avon is thrilled to once again be hosting this premie...

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Posted on: July 3, 2017

Ben Harper & the Innocent Criminals Concert - Avon Pavilion on September 15

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Avon, CO – Avon is pleased to announce Ben Harper
will perform at the Harry A. Nottingham Park Pavilion on September 15th. A special guest, to be announced, will open the Friday evening show.  The
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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

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Avon, CO – Town offices will be closed on Monday, July 3rd and Tuesday, July 4th in observance of Independence Day. Regular office hours will resume on Wednesday, July 5th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be closed on Monday, July 3rd to accommod...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Salute to the USA Includes Family Fun, Live Music, Festival Food and Fireworks

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Avon, CO – The 31st annual Westin Salute to the USA Presented by Slifer Smith & Frampton in Harry A. Nottingham Park takes place on Monday, July 3, 2017 starting at 5:00 p.m. Families will delight in the performance art including st...

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Posted on: June 29, 2017

Avon to Mull Prohibition on Food Vendors from using Polystyrene-Based Disposable Food Containers

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Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council is proposing the adoption of a new ordinance that would prohibit food vendors from using polystyrene-based disposable food service ware.  A work session is scheduled for July 11, 2017, at 5:00 p.m. in Av...

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Posted on: June 28, 2017

Avon to Host Coffee with Council Session on July 1

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Avon, CO – Avon Mayor Jennie Fancher and Mayor Pro Tem Sarah Smith Hymes will host Coffee with Council on Saturday, July 1st from 10:00 – 11:00 a.m. on the Avon Performance Pavilion’s event terrace at Harry A. Nottingham Park...

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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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Posted on: March 9, 2018

Avon Recreation Center Recovers Operational Expenses in 2017

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Avon, CO – For the first time in the history of the Town, the Avon Recreation Department recovered all of its operational expenses through program and admission revenues in 2017. Since the Rec Center opened in 1995, the Town has subsidized the facility to...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Avon Rec's Summer Tennis

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Cliff Drysdale  Tennis specializes in tennis program development, daily tennis  operations and tennis management for resorts, hotels and private tennis  clubs; design and construction consultation for companies interested in &am...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

2018 Open Water Swim Club

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For some people, open water swimming is about connecting with nature and escaping the day-to-day of life. For some it is an amazing full-body workout. For others it is part of their triathlon training. For some people it is just a really fun, exhilarating...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

2018 Dunk-n-Dash Series

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The Town of Avon  is proud to present our 14th Annual Dunk-N-Dash Aquathlon Series.  Athletes can register for one event or for the entire series. Swimmers  in the Dunk-N-Dash can opt to make one or two 800-yard loops around the...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Summer Scurry

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This new event  promises to be super fun and super free.  Bring your little (ages 5-8) on over to the historic  Nottingham Cabin and enter them into the Summer Scurry while you prep  yourself for the 14th annual Dunk-N-...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Summer Yoga in the Park

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Our popular free summer yoga in the park series is back!What better way to achieve unity and explore the interconnection between your mind, body and the world around you than in the great outdoors? This summer we're offering weekly, free outdoor yoga sess...

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Posted on: June 19, 2018

East Beaver Creek Boulevard to Close for Street Repairs on Friday, June 22

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Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard will close from Chapel Square to Post Boulevard on Friday, June 22nd between the hours of 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. to repair road damage. The alternative route during this closure will be US Highway 6. For more information ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

2018 Town of Avon Community Survey Underway

Avon, CO – Fielding for the 2018 Town of Avon Community Survey has begun. The Town selected Probolsky Research, a firm that specializes in municipal government opinion research, to develop and conduct a community survey this summer. The survey i...

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Posted on: June 15, 2018

Town of Avon Implements Stage 1 Fire Restrictions

Avon, CO – 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” fire restrictions that take effect immediately...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Avon Police Believe Stabbing is Isolated Incident

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Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department continues to work collaboratively with the 5th Judicial District Attorney’s office on the investigation of the May 31st assault and stabbing in Avon. This is an active, dynamic investigation, and the Avon Police Depar...

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Posted on: June 12, 2018

Fire Crews Quickly Suppress Small Wildland Fires in Avon

Avon – On Monday evening at approximately 6:48 p.m., Eagle River Fire, Vail Fire and Avon PD responded to a small wildland fire that started beside the bike path behind the Lodge at Brookside Condominiums complex near Highway 6.

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Posted on: June 8, 2018

Active Shooter Emergency Services Response Training at Battle Mountain High School, Week of June 11

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Avon, CO – In the emergency services world, preparation and training is critical to the success of any life-saving mission. Emergency services personnel in Eagle County spend considerable time and resources in ongoing training to ensure highly professiona...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

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Avon PD Identifies Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident

Avon, CO – Today, at approximately 9:53 a.m., Andrew Young, Jr., 18, of Avon, was taken into custody by Avon police officers and Eagle County Sheriff’s deputies, without incident, in Avon. The i...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

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For Immediate Release | May 31, 2018

Contact: Preston Neill, Deputy Town Manager/PIO

pneill@avon.org | 970-748-4404

Suspect in Early Morning Stabbing Incident in Custody

Avon, CO – Avon PD, with the assistance of the Eagle County Sheriff’s Office, has announc...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

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Avon Police Searching for Suspect Accused of Stabbing Jogger

Avon, CO – Avon police are investigating a stabbing incident that occurred this morning along the Eagle Valley Trail near the Westin Riverfront Resort in Avon at approximately 6:32 a.m.

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Posted on: May 18, 2018

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 21 through June 3

Avon, CO—Seat belts save lives! Please buckle up and keep you and your family safe. This is the basic objective behind this upcoming Click It or Ticket Campaign. Beginning...

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Posted on: April 6, 2018

Drop the Distraction: April is National Distracted Driving Awareness Month

Avon, CO – When you drive around Eagle County, there’s one thing you’re almost certain to see: distracted drivers. To encourage all drivers to be aware of their digital addiction and drop the distraction, the Avon Police Department, Colorado Department of...

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Posted on: March 15, 2018

Avon PD Personnel Receive Award from Chicago PD on a 2015 Case

Avon, CO – Avon Police Chief Greg Daly, Officer Bryan Mullet and Administrative Services Officer Lacey Chon were recently presented with Joint Operations Awards from the Chicago Police Department for their collaborative work on a 2015 case that s...

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Posted on: March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety

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For Immediate Release | March 7, 2018

Avon Launching Tipsy Taxi Program to Reduce Impaired Driving and Enhance Community Safety 

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce the launch of a Tipsy Taxi pilot program, with the aim of ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2018

Avon Police Department Establishes a Permanent Medication Take Back Drop Box

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Avon, Colo. - The Avon Police Department has established an official safe disposal site for unused or expired household medications. A permanent, secure drop box is now installed in the lobby of the new police department building at 60 Buck Creek Road and...

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Posted on: November 28, 2017

Avon Police Department Relocates to New Public Safety Facility on Buck Creek Road

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Avon, CO – On Thursday, November 30th, the Avon Police Department will begin operating out of the new Avon Public Safety Facility, located at 60 Buck Creek Road, next to the Buck Creek Medical Center. After Wednesday, November 29th, the facility at 1 Lake...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

AVON PUBLIC SAFETY FACILITY GRAND OPENING CEREMONY TO TAKE PLACE OCTOBER 19

AVON, CO – The Town of Avon and Eagle River Fire Protection District (ERFPD) are pleased to announce they will be hosting a Grand Opening Ceremony for the Avon Public Safety Facility at noon on Thursday, October 19, 2017.

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