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Posted on: November 25, 2014

Après Avon a Grand Opening set for December 5th

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For Immediate Release | November 24, 2014
Contact: Susan Fairweather, Director of Economic Initiatives970-748-4072 | sfairweather@avon.org

Après Avon a Grand Opening set for December 5th

Avon, CO— The Town of... Read on...

Posted on: November 25, 2014

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

Town of Avon Offices Closed for Thanksgiving Holiday

Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed on Thursday and Friday, November 28 and 29 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular office hours will resume on Monday,... Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2014

Avon Road And Bridge Reminds Residents Of Winter Snow Removal Operations

Gearing Up For Winter: Avon Road And Bridge Reminds Residents Of Winter Snow Removal Operations
Roadways will be cleared from 4 a.m. to 10 p.m. Property owners are responsible for removing snow in their driveway and... Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

Town of Avon winter bus service begins next week

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For Immediate Release | November 18, 2014Contact: Jane Burden, Avon Transit Superintendent
970-748-4111 | jburden@avon.org

Town of Avon winter bus service begins next week

Avon, CO—The Town of Avon winter bus... Read on...

Posted on: November 19, 2014

News & Announcements for November 19 - December 3, 2014

2015 BUDGET ADOPTED - At its November 11th meeting. The Avon Town Council adopted the Town’s fiscal year 2015 budget.

-Total expenditures for 2015 equal $27,851,275, a reduction of $11,100,000 from 2014. The reduction... Read on...

Posted on: November 17, 2014

KIDS, COPS and HOOPS-Basketball with the Cops! ***FREE, FREE, FREE***

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For Immediate Release | Nov. 17, 2014

KIDS, COPS and HOOPS-Basketball with the Cops! ***FREE, FREE, FREE***

Avon, CO—Beginning December 1st, between 5 p.m. and 6 p.m. every Monday night, the Avon Police Department... Read on...

Posted on: October 22, 2014

Avon approves purchase of the Skier Building as the Main Street Mall nears completion

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Avon approves purchase of the Skier Building as the Main Street Mall nears completion
Tours of the Skier Building and Main Street Mall to begin Tuesday

Avon, CO—The Avon Town Council approved the purchase of the 16,000... Read on...

Posted on: October 20, 2014

Avon Budget Process

The 2015 Proposed Budget has been prepared in accordance with the Town Charter and all applicable Town ordinances. In addition to the 2015 Budget, Town staff has prepared projections for a Five Year Capital Improvements Plan... Read on...

Budget documents
Posted on: October 20, 2014

Town of Avon-COMCAST Franchise Agreement

The purpose of a cable Franchise Agreement is to grant to a franchisee, such as COMCAST, the right to access and use Town of Avon public ways (right-of-ways) for the installation and repair of wires and other equipment, such... Read on...

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Posted on: October 15, 2014

Red Canyon Students Involved In Trail Restoration On The West Avon Preserve

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Red Canyon Students Involved In Trail Restoration On The West Avon Preserve
Students re-vegetated an old motor-cross track on the slopes north of I-70

Avon, CO—On a blue-sky fall day in Avon, a group of Red Canyon High... Read on...

Posted on: October 1, 2014

Town of Avon to Dedicate New Multi-Use Trail System in West Avon Preserve

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For Immediate Release | October 2, 2014
Contact: Preston Neill, Executive Assistant to the Town Manager970-748-4404 | pneill@avon.org

Town of Avon to Dedicate New Multi-Use Trail System in West Avon Preserve
Join... Read on...

Posted on: October 10, 2014

Town of Avon to Postpone Public Hearing on COMCAST Franchise Agreement to October 28th

For Immediate Release | October 10, 2014
Contact: Preston Neill, Executive Assistant to the Town Manager970-748-4404 | pneill@avon.org

Town of Avon to Postpone Public Hearing on COMCAST Franchise Agreement to... Read on...

Posted on: October 6, 2014

Avon Recreation Center Annual Punch Card Sale on Now Through October 31

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For Immediate Release | October 6, 2014
Contact: Jamie Taylor, Guest Services Coordinator970-748-4060 | jtaylor@avon.org

Avon Recreation Center Annual Punch Card Sale

Avon, CO- The Avon Recreation Center (ARC) will... Read on...

Posted on: October 3, 2014

Avon Town Council Candidate Forum Details

For Immediate Release:
Friday, October 3, 2014 Avon Town Council Candidate Forum Details

Event Schedule:
6:30 to 8:30 p.m. Wednesday, Oct. 8, 2014
Avon Town Council Chambers 1 Lake Street
Avon, Colorado... Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

3rd Annual WinterWonderGrass Music and Brew Festival returns to Nottingham Park in Avon, Colorado –F

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For Immediate Release | September 30, 2014
Jennifer Brazill | WinterWonderGrass 415.871.3253 | jennifer@bonfirentertainment.com

3rd Annual WinterWonderGrass Music and Brew Festival returns to Nottingham Park in Avon,... Read on...

Posted on: September 30, 2014

Shiffrin unveils Mikaela Way

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AVON — Mikaela Shiffrin saw how hard it was raining Monday and thought no one would show up for her street dedication ceremony.

Shiffrin’s fans have proven, however, that they’ll show her support in any conditions... Read on...

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Posted on: September 23, 2014

You are Invited to Join Mikaela Shiffrin for Street Dedication Next Monday

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For Immediate Release | September 19, 2014
Contact: Susan Fairweather, Director of Economic Development970-478-4072 | sfairweather@avon.org

Town of Avon to dedicate “Mikaela Way” in Avon

Avon, CO— The Town of Avon... Read on...

Posted on: September 3, 2014

Avon Reminds Property Owners that Short-Term Rental Are Subject to Regulations

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For Immediate Release | September 3, 2014
Contact: Brian Garner | Town Planner
970-748.4023 | bgarner@avon.org

Avon Reminds Property Owners that Short-Term Rental Are Subject to Regulations Short-term rental... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

6th Annual Citizen’s Police Academy

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For Immediate Release | August 26, 2014
Contact: Officer Matt Jamison970-748-4040 | mjamison@avon.org

2014 6th Annual Citizen’s Police Academy

When: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. September 29 through November 3 for a total of... Read on...

Posted on: August 26, 2014

Avon released the names of candidates running to fill vacant Council seats

For Immediate Release | August 25, 2014
Contact: Debbie Hoppe, Town Clerk970.748.4001; dhoppe@avon.org

Avon Town Clerk Debbie Hoppe has released the names of candidates running to fill vacant Council seats. Each... Read on...

Posted on: August 27, 2014

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, September 1st in observance of Labor Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, September 2. The Avon Recreation Center will be... Read on...

Posted on: August 7, 2014

Avon’s New ‘Flavors Of Colorado’ Festival Announces Musical Line Up Of Colorado Bands And Musicians

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For Immediate Release | August 11, 2014
CONTACT: Sprocket Communications | 303.495.2883Katie Lessman | 970.333.3395
Aubrey Cornelius | 303.229.4431

Avon’s New ‘Flavors Of Colorado’ Festival Announces Musical Line Up... Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

Don’t Miss Avon’s New ‘Flavors Of Colorado’ Festival August 15 – 17

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For Immediate Release | August 6, 2014
Contact: Sprocket Communications Katie Lessman | 970.333.3395
Aubrey Cornelius | 303.229.4431

Don’t Miss Avon’s New ‘Flavors Of Colorado’ Festival August 15 – 17
August 15th... Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2014

Avon Begins Construction of Pedestrian Mall, Post Boulevard Landscaping and Preparations for Notting

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For Immediate Release | August 6, 2014
Contact: Justin Hildreth, Town Engineerjhildreth@avon.org

Avon Begins Construction of Pedestrian Mall, Post Boulevard Landscaping and Preparations for Nottingham Pavilion. Eagle... Read on...

Posted on: August 21, 2014

Are you prepared for a Wildfire? Community Wildfire Meeting

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Are you prepared for a Wildfire? Community Wildfire Meeting

Join the Eagle River Fire Protection District for an informative presentation on preparing your home, yourself, and your family in the event of a wildfire... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2014

Town of Avon and Village (at Avon) developer complete all Lawsuit Settlement Terms

For Immediate Release | August 1, 2014

Town of Avon and Village (at Avon) developer complete all Lawsuit Settlement Terms

Avon, CO—The Town of Avon, the Traer Creek Metropolitan District, and Traer Creek LLC are... Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Now Is The Time To Prepare For Wildfire Season

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For Immediate Release | July 29, 2014

Contact: Jodi Pratt, Lieutenant
Eagle River Fire Protection Districtjpratt@eagleriverfire.org; (970) 748-9665

Now Is The Time To Prepare For Wildfire Season
Critical... Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2014

Avon Accepting community Grant Applications

Contact Susan Fairweather; Telephone 970.748.4072
Email sfairweather@avon.org

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | July 25, 2014

AVON ACCEPTING COMMUNITY GRANT APPLICATIONSDeadline for Submission is August 22, 2014

AVON, CO,... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 5 in Avon

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | July 28th, 2014

Contact: Officer Briggs or Baldwin | Town of Avon PD
970-748-4040 | tbaldwin@avon.org

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 5 in Avon

Avon, CO--National Night Out... Read on...

Posted on: July 9, 2014

Avon Recreation Center Expansion & Renovation Considered by Town Council

For immediate release | July 10, 2014

Contact: John Curutchet
Town of Avon | Director of Parks and Recreation970-949-4059 (o) | 970-389-2617 (c) | jcurutchet@avon.org

Avon Recreation Center Expansion & Renovation... Read on...

Posted on: July 7, 2014

Route for the “Easy Loop Trail” in the West Avon Preserve Under Consideration

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For Immediate Release | July 7, 2014

Contact: Virginia Egger
Avon Town Manager | vegger@avon.org

“Easy Loop Trail” in the West Avon Preserve Under ConsiderationPublic input is sought on a proposed loop during a site... Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

Town of Avon Offices Closed for the Independence Day Holiday

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Town of Avon Offices Closed for the Independence Day Holiday

Avon, CO--Town offices will be closed Thursday, July 3 to accommodate the 28th annual FirstBank Salute to the USA celebration, Avon’s signature event, and on... Read on...

Posted on: July 1, 2014

FIRSTBANK’S SALUTE TO THE USA RETURNS ON JULY 3RD!

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For Immediate Release | July 1, 2014
Danita Dempsey | Town of Avon Special Event Supervisor
ddempsey@avon.org | 970-748-4032FIRSTBANK’S SALUTE TO THE USA RETURNS ON JULY 3RD!

AVON, CO- The 28th annual... Read on...

Posted on: June 25, 2014

The Spring Edition of the Avon Ambassador is Now Available Online

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For Immediate Release | June 25, 2014

Jaime Walker | Town of Avon, Community Relations Officer
970-748-4087 | jwalker@avon.org

The Spring Edition of the Avon Ambassador is Now Available Online

Avon, CO—The spring... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: June 18, 2014

Street Re-striping Next Week in Avon

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For Immediate Release | June 18, 2014

Contact: Gary Padilla, Avon Public Works
970-748-4118 | gpadilla@avon.org

Street Re-striping Next Week in Avon

Avon, CO—Avon Public Works will be restriping all roads in the... Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Matt Gennett fills vacant Avon Town Council seat

For Immediate Release | June 12, 2014

Contact: Jaime Walker
Town of Avon, Community Relations Officer970-748-4087 | jwalker@avon.org

Matt Gennett fills vacant Avon Town Council seat

Avon, CO—The Avon Town... Read on...

Posted on: June 12, 2014

Jennie Fancher appointed Avon’s Mayor Pro Tem

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For Immediate Release | June 12, 2014

Contact: Jaime Walker
Town of Avon, Community Relations Officer970-748-4087 | jwalker@avon.org

Jennie Fancher appointed Avon’s Mayor Pro Tem

Avon, CO—Avon Town Council... Read on...

Posted on: June 11, 2014

Public input sought on Nottingham Park Pavilion (Stage)

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For Immediate Release | June 11, 2014

Contact: Brian Garner, Town of Avon Planner
970.748.4023 | bgarner@avon.org

Public input sought on Nottingham Park Pavilion (Stage)The Avon Town Council will host open houses... Read on...

Posted on: June 2, 2014

Ready, Set Go! workshops planned for June

For Immediate Release | June 2, 2014
Ready, Set Go! workshops planned for June

June 2, 2014 – For the third year, local fire agencies throughout Eagle County will join together to share critical information on how best... Read on...

Posted on: May 4, 2014

Community Cleanup Week May 11-16

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For Immediate Release | May 5, 2014

Contact: Gary Padilla
Avon Public Works970-748-4118 | gpadilla@avon.org

Community Cleanup Week May 11-16

Avon, CO—The Town of Avon Cleanup Week for residents will begin Sunday... Read on...

Posted on: April 30, 2014

Avon Road Asphalt Overlay Project to begin May 6

For Immediate Release | May 1, 2014

Contact: Jim Horsley
Town of Avon Engineering970-748-4134; jhorsley@avon.org

Avon Road Asphalt Overlay Project to begin May 6

Avon, CO—Starting May 6 and continuing through... Read on...

Posted on: April 29, 2014

Public input sought on 6.5 miles of new mountain biking and hiking trails in the West Avon Preserve

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For Immediate Release | April 30, 2014

Contact: Matt Pielsticker
Town of Avon Planning Manager970-748-4413; mpielsticker@avon.org

Public input sought on 6.5 miles of new mountain biking and hiking trails in the West... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 27, 2014

Town of Avon Reminds Citizens to Take Precautions to Protect Bears

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For Immediate Release | April 26, 2014
Contact: Jaime Walker
Town of Avon, Community Relations Officer970-748-4087; jwalker@avon.org

Town of Avon Reminds Citizens to Take Precautions to Protect Bears

Avon,... Read on...

Posted on: April 25, 2014

Avon seeks community member to serve on Planning and Zoning Commission

For Immediate Release
April 25, 2013

Contact: Peggy HatleyHR Assistant, Town of Avon
970-748-4025; phatley@avon.org

Avon seeks community member to serve on Planning and Zoning Commission Application are... Read on...

Posted on: April 18, 2014

Avon Town Council reviews options for recreational marijuana

For Immediate Release
April 18, 2014

Contact: Jaime WalkerTown of Avon Community Relations
970-748-4087; jwalker@avon.org

Avon Town Council reviews options for recreational marijuana Avon Town Council will... Read on...

Posted on: March 31, 2014

2014 Colorado Creative District applicants announced-- Town of Avon invited to apply for certificati

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Office of Gov. John HickenlooperOffice of Economic Development and International Trade
Holly Shrewsbury, 303-892-3847; holly.shrewsbury@state.co.us

Megan Castle, 303-513-2713; megan.castle@state... Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2014

Town of Avon Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

Town of Avon Offices Closed Presidents’ Day

Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, February 17 in observance of Presidents’ Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, February 18. Transit services will... Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2014

Susan Fairweather Appointed as Avon’s First Director of Economic Initiatives

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For Immediate Release

Contact: Karyne Spadi
Town of Avon Human Resource Generalist970-748-4093; kspadi@avon.org

Susan Fairweather Appointed as Avon’s First Director of Economic Initiatives
The Town of Avon has... Read on...

Posted on: February 4, 2014

Avon short-term rental properties subject to regulations

For Immediate Release
Feb. 4, 2014
Contact: William GrayTown of Avon Building Official
970-748-4011; wgray@avon.org

Avon short-term rental properties subject to regulations Short-term rental properties in Avon... Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2014

Community Envisioning Session for Brand Development: January 29

The Town of Avon needs your input!

Avon citizens, local business owners and any interested persons with a strong understanding of the Town of Avon, its community, resort competitors and various audiences to provide input... Read on...

Posted on: January 16, 2014

Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

January 16, 2014
Town of Avon Offices Closed Monday

Town of Avon Municipal offices will be closed Monday, January 20, in observance of Martin Luther King Jr. Day. Regular office hours will resume Tuesday, January 21. ... Read on...

Posted on: December 19, 2013

Holiday Hours

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

Town of Avon Municipal offices will close on Wednesday, Dec. 25 and Wednesday, Jan. 1 in observance of the Christmas and New Year's holiday. Town offices... Read on...

Posted on: December 18, 2013

Christmas Tree Disposal Offered to Avon Residents

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December 19, 2013

Contact: Garry Padilla
Avon Public Works970-748-4118; gpadilla@avon.org

Christmas Tree Disposal Offered to Avon Residents

Avon, CO—The Town of Avon will offer curbside Christmas tree pick-up... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2013

Westin offers $10,000 reward for prosecution of person responsible for hit and run


Press ReleaseDate: December 11, 2013
Contact:Avon Police Department; (970) 749-4040

Westin Riverfront Resort offers $10,000 reward for apprehension and prosecution of person responsible for hit and run

Avon,... Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2013

Avon Police Need Your Help In Solving A Hit-And-Run

For Immediate Release
December 10, 2013

Contact: Detective Jeremy HolmstromAvon Police Department
(970) 748 4040; jholmstrom@avon.org

Avon Police Need Your Help In Solving A Hit-And-Run

Avon, CO—The Avon... Read on...

Posted on: December 6, 2013

Animal Services offers cold weather tips for pet owners

Animal Services offers cold weather tips for pet owners
Dec. 6, 2013 - With recent temperatures dropping well below zero, Eagle County Animal Services is offering winter weather reminders for caring for pets. According to... Read on...

Posted on: December 4, 2013

CDOT fields online survey to help shape statewide transportation plan

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
Dec. 1, 2013

Contact: Justin HildrethTown of Avon Engineer
970-748-4045; jhildreth@avon.org

CDOT fields online survey to help shape statewide transportation plan

Avon, CO—Transportation... Read on...

Transportation Survey
Posted on: December 2, 2013

Eagle County Law Enforcement Immigrant Advisory Committee Honored IACP

IACP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 2, 2013

Contacts: Vail Police Chief Co-Chair Dwight Henninger, 970-479-2218Catholic Charities Co-Chair Megan McGee Bonta, 970-949-0405
Avon Police Chief, Robert Ticer,... Read on...

Posted on: June 20, 2011

Xcel Energy: June 20 Weekly Construction Update

6/20/2011
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... Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2014

6th Annual Citizen’s Police Academy

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For Immediate Release | August 26, 2014
Contact: Officer Matt Jamison970-748-4040 | mjamison@avon.org

2014 6th Annual Citizen’s Police Academy

When: 6 p.m. to 8:30 p.m. September 29 through November 3 for a total of... Read on...

Posted on: August 19, 2014

Serial Graffiti Tagger Arrested

For Immediate Release | August 19, 2014
Contact: Jessie Mosher, Public Information Officer, 970-376-7078 Jmosher@sheriff.eagle.co.us

Serial Graffiti Tagger Arrested

Eagle County, Colo. – On August 19, 2014, Avon... Read on...

Posted on: August 1, 2014

La Academia Policiaca Latina

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La Academia Policiaca Latina

When: 6 pm to 9 pm. Total of 6 classes.
Where: Avon Municipal Building (Town Hall) 0001 Lake Street
Avon CoWho: Spanish speakers who are interested in learning... Read on...

Posted on: July 28, 2014

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 5 in Avon

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE | July 28th, 2014

Contact: Officer Briggs or Baldwin | Town of Avon PD
970-748-4040 | tbaldwin@avon.org

National Night Out scheduled for Tuesday August 5 in Avon

Avon, CO--National Night Out... Read on...

Posted on: May 21, 2014

Special Event Notice - March Against Monsanto-May 24

SPECIAL EVENT NOTICE

TO: Avon Residents, Visitors and Business
FROM: Avon Police Department, Sargent Ken DammenRE: March Against Monsanto-Vail Valley
Notice Date: May 24, 2014

MARCH AGAINST... Read on...

Posted on: April 16, 2014

Local Youth Help Kick Off Public Awareness Campaign “Project Sticker Shock” to Target Adults who Pro

Contact: Drew Kartos
(970) 949.9250

Local Youth Help Kick Off Public Awareness Campaign “Project Sticker Shock” to Target Adults who Provide Alcohol to Youth

EAGLE COUNTY – Local youth volunteers are kicking off... Read on...

Posted on: December 12, 2013

Westin offers $10,000 reward for prosecution of person responsibl


Press ReleaseDate: December 11, 2013
Contact:Avon Police Department; (970) 749-4040

Westin Riverfront Resort offers $10,000 reward for apprehension and prosecution of person responsible for hit and run

Avon,... Read on...

Posted on: December 10, 2013

Avon Police Need Your Help In Solving A Hit-And-Run

For Immediate Release
December 10, 2013

Contact: Detective Jeremy HolmstromAvon Police Department
(970) 748 4040; jholmstrom@avon.org

Avon Police Need Your Help In Solving A Hit-And-Run

Avon, CO—The Avon... Read on...

Posted on: December 2, 2013

Eagle County Law Enforcement Immigrant Advisory Committee Honored IACP

IACP

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
December 2, 2013

Contacts: Vail Police Chief Co-Chair Dwight Henninger, 970-479-2218Catholic Charities Co-Chair Megan McGee Bonta, 970-949-0405
Avon Police Chief, Robert Ticer,... Read on...