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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Town of Avon Suspends Paper Bag Fee

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Town of Avon Suspends Paper Bag Fee

                                  

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Avon Seeks Community Members to Serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

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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.

The seven-member board helps shape policy and land use deci...

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Posted on: March 26, 2020

COVID-19 Updates for Friday, March 27th

Avon Business Owners Meeting | Friday, March 27th at 3:00 p.m.

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On Wednesday, March 25th, Governor Jared Polis implemented a "Stay at Home" order effective at 6:00 a.m. on Thursday, March 26th through Saturday, April 11th. The ord...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

An Update from Avon Mayor Sarah Smith-Hymes

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It’s been weeks of firsts, and now we have a hacked virtual Avon Town Council meeting to add to the list. Thanks to everyone who tried to participate, and deepest apologies for any disturbing content you may have witnessed. As we navigate the ne...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Eagle County Commissioners allocate $1.15 million for COVID-19 response and recovery

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The Eagle County Board of Commissioners has allocated $1.15 million to help the county and community respond to and recover from the COVID-19 outbreak. The commissioners have earmarked $250,000 to fund community partners to help with their custom...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Virtual Avon Town Council meeting on Tuesday, March 24th at 5:00 p.m.

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Virtual Avon Town Council meeting on 

Tuesday, March 24th at 5:00 p.m.

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council will conduct its regularly scheduled Town Council meeting on March 24th, 2020, as a virtual meeting through Zoom.  Zoom is an...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

COVID-19 Updates for Monday, March 23rd

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The Town of Avon has taken aggressive measures to implement the Standing Public Health Orders issued by Eagle County Department of Health & Environment and recommendations from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to slow the sprea...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Governor Jared Polis Updates Public Health Order 20 22 to include spas, salons, other services

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On Thursday, March 19th, Governor Jared Polis updated Public Health Order 20-22 to include all businesses offering “non-essential personal services” such as hair and nail salons, spas, and tattoo and massage parlors. The Order, origina...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

SBA Economic Injury Disaster Loans for Businesses NOW OPEN

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Colorado small businesses impacted by COVID-19 can seek individual small business loans up to $2M as part of the Small Business Administration’s Economic Injury Disaster Loan program. Small businesses throughout all 64 counties may seek SBA Econ...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

COVID-19 Updates for Friday, March 20th

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Updates and resources around COVID-19 in the Eagle River Valley

    

The Town of Avon has taken aggressive measures to implement the Standing Public Health Orders issued by Eagle County Department of Health & Environment and r...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Information from Avon Mayor Sarah Smith-Hymes

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Every day, as the acceleration of coronavirus infection rates are confirmed, our new reality comes into clearer focus. Eagle County is one of Colorado’s hot spots, with a disproportionate rate of infection based on test results to date; our visi...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Updates and resources around COVID-19 in the Eagle River Valley

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The Town of Avon has taken aggressive measures to implement the Standing Public Health Orders issued by Eagle County Department of Health & Environment and recommendations from the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment to slow the sprea...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

A letter from Vail Health regarding COVID-19 in our community

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Please see the letter from Vail Health CEO Will Cook below: 

Dear patients and community members,

We need to take this seriously, NOW.

 

In just a week, we’ve gone from 7 to over...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

State health department issues public health order closing Colorado bars, restaurants, gyms

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The Town of Avon is reposting this Order issued by the State Health Department on Monday evening, March 16, 2020:

State health department issues public health order closing Colorado bars, restaurants, gyms, theaters, and casinos-- still allowing takeout an...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Updates for Monday, March 16th

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COVID-19 Updates for Monday, March 16th 

Town of Avon conducting business remotely when possible

Avon, CO – Due to the extensive spread of COVID-19 in a number of mountain resort communities, the Colorado Department of Public Health and E...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Mountain communities’ perspective on COVID-19

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Many mountain communities have been responding to COVID-19 outbreaks over the past week with a focus on slowing the spread, ensuring our medical system can respond to the non-coronavirus needs, like delivering babies or treating heart attacks, and protect...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

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Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

With community level transmission, the testing and screening guidance is shifting. 
  • Now that we have rapidly identified the arrival of COVID-19 in our community, our focus is to slow the spread of the virus,...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order

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Avon Announces Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is taking immediate measures to implement the Standing Public Health Order issued by Eagle County D...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Avon Implements Best Protocols for COVID-19

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For Immediate Release | March 13, 2020

Avon Implements Best Protocols for COVID-19

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has rapidly implemented the best protocols to minimize the spread of COVID-19 (coronavirus) through our public facilities. &...

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Posted on: March 9, 2020

The Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation announces 2020 host communities

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The Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation announces 2020 host communities

The August race will course through Snowmass Village, Avon, Boulder and Denver

 

Denver, CO — The Colorado Classic® presented by VF ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Los recursos de COVID-19

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La salud pública del condado de Eagle y sus socios dentro del sistema de atención médica se aseguran de que la comunidad esté preparada para COVID-19, comúnmente conocido como coronavirus.La L&iac...

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Coronavirus Preparation in Eagle County

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Eagle County Public Health and its partners within the health care system are ensuring the community is prepared for COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus.

The Colorado Health Emergency Line, or CO Help, has been setup to provide information about COVID-...

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Posted on: February 14, 2020

Buck Creek Road Daytime Closure on February 19th and 20th

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Avon, CO - A daytime closure of Buck Creek Road will be in effect on Wednesday, February 19th and Thursday, February 20th to facilitate subsurface soil investigation in conjunction with a road stabilization project at the switchback between the bridges th...

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Posted on: February 5, 2020

Town of Avon Selling Furniture from Old Town Hall

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Town of Avon Selling Furniture from Old Town Hall

Silent Auction on Friday, February 21st and 

‘Free for All’ on Saturday, February 22nd 

Avon, CO – The demolition of Old Town Hall, located at 1 Lake Street, is...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

Avon Passes Polystyrene Foam Ban Effective in 2021

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Avon Passes Polystyrene Foam Ban Effective in 2021

Avon is the first community in Colorado to ban 

expanded polystyrene food containers

Avon, CO – On January 28th, the Avon Town Council unanimously passed Final Reading of Ordinance No. 19-...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

"Heart of the Valley" Returns as Official Avon Tag Line

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"Heart of the Valley" Returns as Official Avon Tag Line

Avon, CO - "Heart of the Valley” is back as the official tag line in Avon. At its first meeting in 2020, the Avon Town Council approved re-instituting the former tag line, &am...

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Posted on: January 16, 2020

Public Hearing and Second Reading of Expanded Polystyrene Ban in Avon on January 28th

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Public Hearing and Second Reading of Expanded Polystyrene Ban in Avon on January 28th 

Avon Town Council will conduct a public hearing on January 28, 2020, on the Second Reading of Ordinance No. 19-11 Expanded Polystyrene Ban. The public hearing w...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Search for Cole Michael Greenfield

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Search for Cole Michael Greenfield

It is with sad hearts that we announce that the Eagle County Coroner, Kara Bettis has formally identified the deceased male who was found last night as Cole Michael Greenfield. Our thoughts and prayers go out to his famil...

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Posted on: January 3, 2020

Town of Avon Offers Weekend Resident Skier Parking Permits

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Town of Avon Offers Weekend Resident Skier Parking Permits

 

Avon, CO: The Town of Avon is pleased to offer to Avon residents all day free parking on the weekends and holidays at the Avon Town Hall parking lot during the 2019-2020 Beaver Creek ski ...

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Posted on: December 27, 2019

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

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

 

Service runs from 10 p.m. to 2 a.m. within Avon town limits

 

Avon, CO – Come ring in 2020 and take advantage of Avon Transit’s free Tipsy ...

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Posted on: December 23, 2019

Christmas Tree Recycling Offered to Avon Residents

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Christmas Tree Recycling Offered to Avon Residents

 

Avon residents can drop off their undecorated Christmas tree any Saturday in January from 8:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

 

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Posted on: December 18, 2019

Purchase Renewable Energy through Holy Cross Energy PuRE Program

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Purchasing renewable energy through the Holy Cross Energy PuRE program is an easy, affordable action individuals can take to lower their carbon footprint.  When you purchase renewable electricity through Holy Cross Energy, you’re contri...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

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

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

 

Avon, CO – Town of Avon municipal offices will close at 12 p.m. on Tuesday, December 24th and will remain closed on Wednesday, December 25th, in observance of the Christm...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Post-Holiday Recycling Event in Avon on January 11, 2020

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Post-Holiday Recycling Event in Avon on January 11, 2020

Avon, CO – Did you know Americans create 25% more trash during the holidays? On Saturday, January 11th, several organizations are teaming up to host the 3rd Annual Post-Holiday Recycling Ev...

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Posted on: December 12, 2019

West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures on Horizon

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West Avon Preserve Seasonal Trail Closures on Horizon

 

Closures will be in effect December 15 – April 15 to Protect Wildlife Winter Habitat

Avon, CO—Town officials have announced upcoming trail closures in the West Avon Preserve...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Update—Officer-Involved Shooting in Avon

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Update—Officer-Involved Shooting in Avon

 

CBI - Avon, CO - Law enforcement continues to investigate an officer-involved shooting in Avon, Colorado just after 8:00 p.m. on December 5, 2019.

A Colorado State Patrol (CSP) trooper attempted t...

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Posted on: December 6, 2019

Officer Involved Shooting at Avon Walgreens

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Officer Involved Shooting at Avon Walgreens

 

Avon, CO - On December 5, 2019, at approximately 08:15 p.m. a Colorado State Patrol Trooper along with local law enforcement officers attempted to make contact with a driver of a vehicle on Eastbound I-...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Kids, Cops and Hoops—Basketball with Cops!

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Kids, Cops and Hoops—Basketball with Cops!

 

Free annual event promotes interaction between community youth and Avon Police Department

 

Avon, CO – Beginning Tuesday, December 3rd, the Avon Police Department will host the...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers for 2020 Season

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Town of Avon Seeking Special Event Volunteers 

for 2020 Season

 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is seeking volunteers for the 2020 special event season. “Volunteers are a valued member of our event program and play a crucial role in our succes...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Avon Recreation Center Hosts Black Friday Sale

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Avon Recreation Center Hosts Black Friday Sale

 

Five-month recreation center pass offered for $200 to Avon residents; $250 for Vail Resorts employees, $300 for non-residents

 

Avon, CO – Instead of standing in line this Black Frid...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Avon Bus Service Transitions to Winter Schedule on Saturday

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Avon Bus Service Transitions to Winter Schedule

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Avon, CO – Town of Avon buses will transition to the winter schedule on Saturday, November 23rd. The new schedule includes the Skier Express Shuttle, which operates from 8:00 a.m. to 6:00...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

2020 Proposed Budget Now Available for Public Viewing

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The 2020 Proposed Budget is available to view here. Please be advised that it is a large document and will take a moment to load.

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Need Coats?

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The Catholic Charities and Law Enforcement Immigrant Alliance Coat Drive is distributing coats this Friday and Saturday at Eagle River Presbyterian Church in Avon!

Necesitas Abrigos? Estamos distribuyendo los abrigos a la iglesia Presbyterian en Avon.

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Avon to Host Community Meeting at Avon Elementary School on November 11th

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Avon to Host Community Meeting at Avon Elementary School on November 11th 

Avon, CO – On Monday, November 11th at 6:00 p.m., the Town of Avon will host a community meeting in the cafeteria of Avon Elementary School to update residents ab...

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Posted on: October 29, 2019

Avon Town Council Endorses Eagle County Ballot Issue 1A

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For Immediate Release | October 29, 2019

Avon Town Council Endorses Eagle County Ballot Issue 1A

Avon, CO – The Avon Town Council recently approved a resolution supporting and endorsing Eagle County Ballot Issue 1A. Ballot Issue 1A appears of the ...

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Posted on: October 16, 2019

Pizza for Climate Action - Purchase Renewable Energy through Holy Cross Energy and Get a Free Slice

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Pizza for Climate Action - Purchase Renewable Energy through Holy Cross Energy on October 29th and Get a Free Slice of Pizza

Avon, CO: The Town of Avon, in partnership with the Climate Action Collaborative and Holy Cross Energy, is hosting an event to prom...

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, October 14th

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Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday, October 14th 

Town of Avon municipal offices will be closed Monday, October 14th in observance of Columbus Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, October 15th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open duri...

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Posted on: October 1, 2019

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

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Avon to Mull Prohibition on Food Vendors from using Disposable Food Containers made from Expanded Polystyrene

Avon, CO – In a work session conducted at the September 24th meeting of the Avon Town Council, the Town Council directed Town staff to p...

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Posted on: September 26, 2019

West Benchmark Road Closure Begins Monday, September 30th

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West Benchmark Road Closure Begins Monday, September 30th 

Road will be closed for 2-3 weeks between Mikaela Way and Lake Street

Avon, CO: West Benchmark Road will be closed at Mikaela Way, including the intersection, for road construction beginnin...

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Posted on: September 19, 2019

East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure Begins Monday, September 23rd

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East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure Begins 

Monday, September 23rd 

Avon, CO: East Beaver Creek Boulevard will be closed between Post Road and Chapel Place for two weeks beginning Monday, September 23rd. The road is being relocated to...

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Posted on: September 13, 2019

Town of Avon Community Picnic Scheduled for Thursday, September 19th

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Town of Avon Community Picnic Scheduled for

Thursday, September 19th

Event will include free food, beer and live music from 5:30 – 7:30 p.m.

Avon, CO –The Town of Avon is proud to present the second annual Community Picnic on Thursday, Se...

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Posted on: September 5, 2019

Avon Town Council Mulls Increasing the Primary Residence RETT Exemption

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Avon Town Council Mulls Increasing the Primary Residence RETT Exemption

Avon, CO – At the August 27th regular meeting of the Avon Town Council, the Town Council approved, on First Reading, an ordinance that would increase the Primary Residence Ex...

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Posted on: August 30, 2019

2020 Special Events Request for Proposals Issued

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2020 Special Events Request for Proposals Issued

The Town of Avon is accepting proposals for the 2020 event season 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon, Colorado, invites qualified event production businesses, organizations, agencies and/or indiv...

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Posted on: August 29, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

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Avon, CO: Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, September 2nd in observance of Labor Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, September 3rd.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open during regular business hours.

Transit service will re...

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Posted on: August 28, 2019

Music Lineup Announced for 970 AvonFest

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Music Lineup Announced for 970 AvonFest

Free performances by Larry Keel on Friday, September 6th and

Trout Steak Revival on Saturday, September 7th

Avon, CO – Major League Triathlon (MLT) is honored to announce the music lineup for 970 AvonFest, a ...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Avon Hosts Stage 2 of Colorado Classic on Friday, August 23rd

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Avon Hosts Stage 2 of Colorado Classic on Friday, August 23rd

Transit, traffic impact and road closures are expected

from 12 – 4 p.m. on Friday

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is thrilled to host some of the best female road cycling professio...

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: COLORADO CLASSIC FRIDAY, AUGUST 23

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TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY

TRAFFIC, PARKING, TRANSPORTATION & SAFETY INFORMATION

COLORADO CLASSIC | Stage 2

August 23, 2019

Stage 2 of the Colorado Classic will come through Avon on Friday, August 23rd starting at 12:00 p.m. and ending at approx...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Highway 6 Eastbound to be Closed at Avon Road on Tuesday, August 13th

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Highway 6 Eastbound to be Closed at Avon Road on Tuesday, August 13th between 9:00 a.m. and 1:00 p.m.

Avon, CO – Highway 6 Eastbound will be closed at Roundabout 5 (Avon Road) for road patching on Tuesday, August 13th between 9:00 a.m. and 2:00 p...

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Posted on: August 7, 2019

Open Water Championships Will Close Nottingham Lake and Beach on Saturday and Sunday

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Open Water Championships Will Close Nottingham Lake and Beach on Saturday, August 10 and Sunday, August 11

Avon, CO – More than 50 swimmers will converge on Harry A. Nottingham Park on Saturday, August 10th and Sunday, August 11th for the Open Wa...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Dancing in the Park Returns to Avon with Alonzo King LINES Ballet and Colorado Ballet on August 7

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Dancing in the Park Returns to Avon with Alonzo King LINES Ballet and Colorado Ballet on Wednesday, August 7th 

An exceptional free community cultural offering will happen at the Avon Performance Pavilion at Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Avon Police Department is participating in the 36th annual National Night Out on August 6th

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Avon Police Department is participating in the 36th annual National Night Out on August 6th

Avon, CO – The Avon Police Department is excited to announce their participation in the 36th annual National Night Out on Tuesday, August 6, 2019. It will...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Strong Field of Riders Announced for 2019 Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation

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For Immediate Release | July 31, 2019

Strong Field of Riders Announced for 2019 Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation'

Defending Champion Katie Hall and former winner Sara Poidevin along with Amber Neben and Chloe Dygert-Owen highlight the m...

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Posted on: July 29, 2019

Application Materials Available for 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

Application Materials Available for 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now accepting applications for the 2020 Town of Avon Community Grant Program. The Town welcomes applications from organizations and agenc...

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Posted on: July 30, 2019

Avon Recreation Center and Climate Action Collaborative invite residents to swap old-tech lightbulbs

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Avon Recreation Center and Climate Action Collaborative invite residents to swap old-tech lightbulbs in August

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has partnered with the Climate Action Collaborative to host an LED bulb swap at the Avon Recreation Center ...

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 31st

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For Immediate Release | July 29, 2019Contact: Danita Dempsey, Cultural, Arts and Special Events Manager ddempsey@avon.org | 970-748-4065

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 31st with Peter Rowan and opening act Lin...

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Posted on: July 25, 2019

Town of Avon Contributes $50,000 to Eagle County Loan Fund

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For Immediate Release | July 25, 2019

Town of Avon Contributes $50,000 to Eagle County Loan Fund

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon has demonstrated its continued support for local homebuyers by granting $50,000 to the Eagle County Loan Fund (ECLF). The ...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Colorado Classic Recruiting Volunteers for August 23rd Event

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For Immediate Release | July 23, 2019

Colorado Classic Recruiting Volunteers for August 23rd Event

Avon, CO – Avon is excited and proud to host Stage 2 of the Colorado Classic bike race on Friday, August 23, 2019. The 2019 Colorado Classic is the ...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 24th

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 24th with Freddy Jones Band and opening act Tierro Band

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pav...

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Posted on: July 22, 2019

Road Closure – East Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Paving Update

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Road Closure –East Beaver Creek Boulevard Asphalt Paving Update

Full closure of East Beaver Creek Boulevard and Beaver Creek Place intersection on Tuesday, July 23rd from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m.

 Avon, CO - Construction of the Beaver Creek...

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Posted on: July 18, 2019

Periodic Lane Closures - East Beaver Creek Blvd Asphalt Paving

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Periodic Lane Closures - East Beaver Creek Blvd Asphalt Paving

 Avon, CO - Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues, with paving operations at the intersection of East Beaver Creek Blvd and Beaver C...

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Posted on: July 16, 2019

FREE OUTDOOR FITNESS COURT TO OPEN AT NOTTINGHAM PARK ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH

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FREE OUTDOOR FITNESS COURT TO OPEN AT NOTTINGHAM PARK ON WEDNESDAY, JULY 17TH 

Avon is one of 100 healthy communities selected for the 2018 National Fitness Campaign

Avon, CO — As part of an effort to make world-class fitness free and acc...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation Announces Challenging 2019 Race Routes

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Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation Announces Challenging 2019 Race Routes

(DENVER, CO) - The 2019 Colorado Classic ® presented by VF Corporation (August 22-25) has released its most challenging course yet with a mix of tough mou...

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Posted on: July 10, 2019

Town Council Appoints New Town Attorney

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Town Council Appoints New Town Attorney

Avon, CO – During last evening’s regular meeting, the Avon Town Council appointed Paul Wisor to the position of Town Attorney and approved an agreement for legal services with Garfield & Hecht...

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Posted on: July 11, 2019

Circus Bella Comes to Avon August 16 – 18

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Circus Bella Comes to Avon August 16 – 18

San Francisco Bay Area’s premiere one-ring circus features aerialists, acrobats, family foot jugglers, clowns and more –all performed by a live six-piece band!

Avon, CO – Sinc...

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Posted on: July 15, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 17th with March Fourth

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 17th with March Fourth and opening act The Evolution

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Ha...

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Posted on: July 8, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 10th with Pato Banton

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, July 10th with Pato Banton & the Now Generation and opening act Grant Farm

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Perfor...

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Posted on: July 1, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

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Town of Avon Offices Closed for Independence Day Holiday

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

The Avon Recreat...

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Posted on: June 27, 2019

Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project Continues

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Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improvements Project Continues

 

Road will open to two-way traffic for July 4th holiday week

Avon, CO – Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues with asphalt paving...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

TOWN OF AVON SPECIAL EVENTS ADVISORY: Berkshire Hathaway HomeService’s Salute to the USA!

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Public transportation is the easiest way to access Harry A. Nottingham Park for the Berkshire Hathaway HomeService’s Salute to the USA!

Date(s): July...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, June 26th with La Misa Negra

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Avon LIVE! Free Concert Series Continues on Wednesday, June 26th with La Misa Negra and opening act Split Window

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performan...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure

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East Beaver Creek Boulevard Road Closure

Avon, CO – East Beaver Creek Boulevard between Avon Road and Beaver Creek Place will be closed to traffic on Friday, June 21st to facilitate asphalt milling included in the Beaver Creek Boulevard Streetscape Improve...

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Posted on: June 17, 2019

Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park begin on Wednesday, June 19th

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Avon LIVE! Concerts in the Park begin on Wednesday, June 19th 

Free community concerts are presented by the Town of Avon

Avon, CO – Join us at the Avon Performance Pavilion, at Harry A. Nottingham Park, on Wednesday, June 19th fo...

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Posted on: June 18, 2019

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

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Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to

Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

Nottingham Beach will have temporary closures on Thursday and Friday

Avon, CO – This week, Avon will host the Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge (PPPIDC) a...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

Avon Officials Urging Boaters to Avoid or Use Extreme Caution in Avon Whitewater Park

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Avon Officials Urging Boaters to Avoid or Use Extreme Caution in Avon Whitewater Park

Avon, CO – The Avon Whitewater Park, located at Bob the Bridge in Avon, contains a difficult Class V river-wide water feature during high water. Boaters are rec...

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Posted on: June 12, 2019

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

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For Immediate Release | June 12, 2019

Contact:  Jamie Taylor, Guest Services Supervisor

970-748-4053 | jtaylor@avon.org

 

 

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

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Posted on: June 10, 2019

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

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Avon, CO –On Friday, June 14th, the Town of Avon will hold the fourth annual Town Clean-Up Day event, giving volunteers a chance to clean up . The Town will be divided into ten sections, with members of Town Staff captaining each section beginni...

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Posted on: June 6, 2019

Media Release - Overturned Raft in Eagle River Results in Death

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Overturned Raft in Eagle River Results in Death

 

Eagle-Vail, Colo. – Earlier this afternoon first responders received a report of an overturned raft floating in the Eagle River in Eagle-Vail, Colo. Once on scene, first responde...

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Posted on: June 4, 2019

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Lane Closure Switch

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Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project 

Lane Closure Switch

 

 

Avon, CO – Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project continues, and the direction of the lane closure will ...

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Posted on: May 31, 2019

Textile Recycling Now Offered at Avon’s Regional Recycle Drop Site

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Textile Recycling Now Offered at Avon’s

Regional Recycle Drop Site

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is now offering free textile recycling at the Avon Regional Recycle Drop Site, located at 375 Yoder Avenue in Avon. Residents can now place un...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Ziggy Marley to Headline Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA

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For Immediate Release | May 29, 2019

 

Ziggy Marley to Headline Berkshire Hathaway HomeServices Salute to the USA 

 

Avon’s annual signature event is expected to draw thousands to

Harry A. Nottingham Park on Wednesday, July...

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2019 Summer Activities & Special Events at Nottingham Park

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Town of Avon Announces an Abundance of 2019 Summer Activities & Special Events at Harry A. Nottingham Park 

Concerts, Festivals, Sporting Events and Activities, and the July 3rd Salute to the USA extravaganza will be in the c...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

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Town of Avon Offices Closed Memorial Day

Avon, CO - Municipal offices will be closed on Monday, May 27th in observance of Memorial Day. Regular office hours will resume on Tuesday, May 28th.

The Avon Recreation Center will be open during normal business hou...

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Posted on: May 22, 2019

Avon Town Clean Up Day Postponed to June 14th

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Avon Town Clean Up Day Postponed to June 14th

 

Avon, CO – Inclement weather will postpone Avon’s Town Clean Up Day to Friday, June 14th. Clean Up Week will continue, and Avon Public Works will pick up large trash items includin...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Wednesday, May 22nd

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Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise

Wednesday, May 22nd

Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (I.P.A.W.S), a cell phone text messaging system will be tested – Minimal community impact

 

Avon, CO – The Wildrid...

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation Announces Host Communities for 2019 Race

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Colorado Classic® presented by VF Corporation Announces Host Communities for 2019 Race

The four-stage race August 22-25 will course through Steamboat Springs, Avon, Golden and Denver

 (DENVER, CO—MAY 21, 2019) - The 2019 Colorado ...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Avon Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity at all Town Operations and Facilities

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Avon Commits to 100% Renewable Electricity at all Town Operations and Facilities

Avon, CO - On Tuesday, May 14th, the Avon Town Council committed to 100% renewable electricity at all Town operations and facilities. The Town was able to reach this goal thro...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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 15, 2019

970 AvonFest: A 3-Day Celebration Of Endurance Sports

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970 AvonFest, A 3-Day Celebration Of Endurance Sports   

Major League Triathlon (MLT) is excited to announce 970 AvonFest, a three-day festival celebrating endurance sports and the Town of Avon, Colorado. 970 AvonFest will host its inaugu...

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Posted on: May 13, 2019

Avon to Host Summer Outlook Meeting for Local Businesses in May

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Avon, CO – The Town of Avon will host a Summer Outlook Meeting on Wednesday, May 22nd at 5:30 p.m. at Avon Town Hall to facilitate communication with local businesses and provide an overview of what is to come this summer. Katie Barnes, with Des...

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Posted on: May 7, 2019

Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

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Avon Town Clean-Up Day Returns on Friday, June 14th

 

Town Staff to meet volunteers around Avon with trash bags, reflective vests and food and drink vouchers

Avon, CO – Be sure to mark your calendars and come out to celebrate the changing ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2019

Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

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Purina Pro Plan Incredible Dog Challenge Coming to

Harry A. Nottingham Park June 20-22

Local dogs and handlers can compete in the Incredible Mountain Dog Challenge obstacle course

Avon, CO – Do you and your dog have what it takes to compete in an o...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

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Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

 

Outage includes Avon Recreation Center and Avon Police Department

Avon, CO – All Town of Avon phone lines will be down for a system update beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2019

Avon Street Sweeping Operation Underway

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Avon Street Sweeping Operation Underway

Avon, CO – With spring time weather patterns dropping less snow in the valley floors, the Avon Public Works Department switches from driving snowplows to driving street-sweepers. Street -sweeping operations...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Avon Town Hall receives LEED Gold Certification

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Avon Town Hall receives LEED Gold Certification

Avon, CO – Avon Town Hall has officially received Leadership in Energy and Environmental Design (LEED) Gold certification from the U.S. Green Building Council. According to the U.S. Green Building C...

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Posted on: April 17, 2019

Be Bear Aware: Bears and Wildlife Becoming Active in Vail Valley

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Be Bear Aware: Bears and Wildlife Becoming Active in Vail Valley

Avon asks residents and guests to be aware and take

precautions to avoid conflicts

Avon, CO – As the weather gets warmer, bears are coming out of hibernation and mountain lions are tr...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

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Avon Transit Summer Schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

 

Avon Transit summer schedule begins Monday, April 15, 2019

 

Avon, CO – Avon Transit will transition to its summer schedule beginning Monday, April 15.

Summer schedule inf...

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Posted on: April 12, 2019

Seasonal Trail Closure Extended for West Avon Preserve

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Seasonal Trail Closure Extended for West Avon Preserve

 

Above average snowfall will extend closure beyond April 15th 

Avon, CO – Town officials announced that the seasonal closure for the majority of the West Avon Preserve will e...

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Posted on: April 11, 2019

I-70: Avon to Vail Roadway Resurfacing

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I-70: Avon to Vail Roadway Resurfacing

The Colorado Department of Transportation, in cooperation with United Companies, begins a roadway resurfacing project on I-70 between Avon and West Vail (mile point 167-173.5). Night construction is scheduled to begin...

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Posted on: April 10, 2019

Council Appoints Next Town Manager

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Council Appoints Next Town Manager

Avon, CO – During last evening’s regular meeting, the Avon Town Council appointed Eric Heil to the position of Town Manager, effective April 29, 2019. Heil has served in the role of Town Attorney for t...

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Posted on: April 9, 2019

Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction

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Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project Construction

 Construction of the Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project is scheduled to resume on Monday, April 15, 2019. The Beaver Creek Blvd Streetscape Improvements Project extend...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Final Survey Results Regarding the Future of the Hahnewald Barn

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Final Survey Results Regarding the Future of the Hahnewald Barn

Avon, CO – The final results of a town survey querying Avon residents about the future of the Hahnewald Barn have been counted. The final count at 10:25 p.m. on Tuesday recorded 104 ...

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Posted on: June 20, 2011

Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

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Construction began on Monday, May 16, and weekly construction schedules updates are posted on Mondays. Please note that inclement weather may impact the upcoming project schedule. Work on U.S. Highway 6 occurs in the outside, west-bound lane. ...Read on...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Town-Owned Properties

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Get more information on key properties owned by the Town of Avon.

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Climate Action

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As a mountain and recreation-based community, Avon has a close connection with the environment and understands that nature’s health and well-being is one of the town’s most valuable assets.

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Community Development

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The Community Development Department is responsible for managing the Town's built environment and creating a livable community that balances the needs of residents, businesses, property owners and visitors.

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Town Initiatives

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Check out a list of town initiatives.

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

An Update from Avon Recreation Center Director John Curutchet

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Dear Friends, 

I hope this message finds you and your family well, as we all do our best to navigate this challenging time. Many of you have questions about your memberships. I assure you the Recreation Department will manage all admissions in you...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Baby N' Me Yoga

Baby Yoga

This class is all about you and baby! This class is very informal and will be full of laughter! Feel free to ask questions throughout or to stop and soothe, feed, and change your baby. You can bring anything that you feel will help for a more comfortable ...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Adult Swim Lessons

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The Avon Recreation Center is proud to offer Adult Swim Lessons for beginners and those at the intermediate level.

Beginner Level: Wednesdays, 6:00 - 6:30 p.m.

The beginner level class is intended for participants looking to learn basic skills and become co...

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Posted on: January 14, 2020

Learn to Swim Lessons

Group Swim Lessons Winter-Spring 2020

The Recreation Department firmly believes that it is not only within our scope to offer a swim program, but it is our responsibility to ensure all members of our community have the opportunity to learn to swim and the option to pursue swimming at a high l...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

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Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

With community level transmission, the testing and screening guidance is shifting. 
  • Now that we have rapidly identified the arrival of COVID-19 in our community, our focus is to slow the spread of the virus,...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order

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Avon Announces Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is taking immediate measures to implement the Standing Public Health Order issued by Eagle County D...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Los recursos de COVID-19

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La salud pública del condado de Eagle y sus socios dentro del sistema de atención médica se aseguran de que la comunidad esté preparada para COVID-19, comúnmente conocido como coronavirus.La L&iac...

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Posted on: February 28, 2020

Coronavirus Preparation in Eagle County

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Eagle County Public Health and its partners within the health care system are ensuring the community is prepared for COVID-19, commonly known as coronavirus.

The Colorado Health Emergency Line, or CO Help, has been setup to provide information about COVID-...

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Posted on: December 3, 2019

Kids, Cops and Hoops—Basketball with Cops!

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Kids, Cops and Hoops—Basketball with Cops!

 

Free annual event promotes interaction between community youth and Avon Police Department

 

Avon, CO – Beginning Tuesday, December 3rd, the Avon Police Department will host the ninth annual Kids, ...

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Posted on: November 7, 2019

Need Coats?

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The Catholic Charities and Law Enforcement Immigrant Alliance Coat Drive is distributing coats this Friday and Saturday at Eagle River Presbyterian Church in Avon!

Necesitas Abrigos? Estamos distribuyendo los abrigos a la iglesia Presbyterian en Avon.

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Posted on: May 29, 2019

El Departamento de Policía de Avon busca participantes para la 7a Academia de Policía para Latinos

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Contact:  Sgt. Eric Benson

               970-748-4040

              ebenson@avon.org

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Posted on: May 21, 2019

Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise Wednesday, May 22nd

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Wildridge Wildland Fire Evacuation Training Exercise

Wednesday, May 22nd

Integrated Public Alert and Warning System (I.P.A.W.S), a cell phone text messaging system will be tested – Minimal community impact

 

Avon, CO – The Wildridge Wildland Fire Eva...

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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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Avon PD is participating in a Click It or Ticket Campaign from May 20 through June 2

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 24, 2019

Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

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Avon Phone Lines to be Down Beginning Friday, April 26th at 5 p.m.

 

Outage includes Avon Recreation Center and Avon Police Department

Avon, CO – All Town of Avon phone lines will be down for a system update beginning at 5 p.m. on Friday, April 26th...

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Posted on: March 15, 2020

Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

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Eagle County COVID-19 Testing Priorities

With community level transmission, the testing and screening guidance is shifting. 
  • Now that we have rapidly identified the arrival of COVID-19 in our community, our focus is to slow the spread of the virus,...
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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order

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Avon Announces Closure of Avon Recreation Center & Operational Adjustments Following Public Health Order 

Avon, CO – The Town of Avon is taking immediate measures to implement the Standing Public Health Order issued by Eagle County D...

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Biking & Hiking

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Bike or hike the trails around the Town of Avon, including Eagle Valley Trail and the West Avon Preserve.

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Posted on: December 16, 2019

Nottingham Lake Swim Programs

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Nottingham Lake is home to special swim and water events throughout the year.

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Recreation Center

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The Avon Recreation Center is a spacious multi-use facility with over 40,000 square feet of fun!

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Events

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Check out the various events held in the Town of Avon.

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