East Village Homeowners Association, Inc.

 

 


February 14, 2009

Index of Reports:
General Status Reports:
Local Marketing District/Marketing and Promotion Tax Issues:
Town of Vail:
Annual and Mid Year Reports:
Whitepaper and Special Reports:
Vail Village Improvement Project:
Vail Village Residential Neighborhoods -Traffic Issues:
Vail Village Loading and Delivery Issues:
Vail Village Zoning Issues:
Lionshead Master Planning and Zoning Issues:
Environmental Issues:
Community Facilities Issues:
Economic Development Issues:
White River National Forest Plan Issues:
Public Finance Issues:
Transportation Issues:
Seasonal and Employee Housing
Links to Recommended Web Sites:
 

Postings:

 

Tax Incremental Financing, Why TIF may not be the answer for Vail. By Ross Davis, Jr., Guest Column - Vail Daily June 28, 2000 
EVHA Status Report: P-3 & J/Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site, Hub Site/Civic Center Proposals, Condemnation/URA/DDA/TIF, Stream Tract/Gore Creek Preservation Issues - 6/26/2000
Proposed Improvement to VRI Parking Area on the west side of Mill Creek Circle, Memo to Mill Creek Circel Property Owners 6/15/00
"Blight" in Lionshead - Letter to Lionshead Property owner from Lodge at Lionshead Phase 3 attorney, Robert R. Duncan 6/16/2000
Vail Village Improvement Projects: Index - 6/30/2000: P-3 & J Project, Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site Project. 
Transportation Issues  Media Summary Update 6/1/2000: Town of Vail considering Long Range Planning Project to study the burying of I-70; Mountain Monorail Status Report. 
Public Finance Issues Media Summary 6/30/2000: Lionshead Urban Renewal Authority, Downtown Development Authority, Tax Increment Financing, Town of Vail Condemnation Powers and CMC de-Brucing. 
Community Facilities Media Summary Update 6/30/2000: News Articles regarding Town of Vail's Lionshead Hub proposal for the Civic Center Site.
Vail Plaza Hotel Media Summary Update 6/1/2000: News Articles regarding Charles Lipcon's litigation - May, 2000.
Summer Residents Want Year Round Voice. They Say They Foot the Bills but Lack the Right to Vote:  By Baline Harden, The New York Times - 5/30/00 
White River National Forest Plan - Town of Vail Letter of Recommendations, May 5, 2000.      
Civic Center Site and Related Matters - EVHA Status Report: 4/24/00
Charles Lipcon Federal District Court Filing Regarding Vail Town Council Conflict of Interest and Matters Relating to the Vail Plaza Hotel Special Development District.  4/13/2000
Charles Lipcon Eagle County District Court Filing Regarding Vail Town Council Conflict of Interest and Matters Relating to the Vail Plaza Hotel Special Development District. 3/23/2000
EVHA Status Report: Stream Tract Protective Covenant Issues - 4/13/2000
White River National Forest Plan - Plan Alternatives for the I-70 Corridor from Beaver Creek to Breckenridge, including Vail.
E-confusion - How come you pay sales taxes on some Internet purchases and not on others? FORBES by Janet Novack 2/28/2000
West Meadow Drive Streetscape Plan - Town of Vail Streetscape Plan: 3/25/2000
Vail Art Critics at Work - Photographic essay - 3/20/2000
Status Report March 20, 2000
Community Facilities Media Summary
 White River National Forest Plan Correspondence Summary
Seasonal Employee and Affordable Housing Media Summary
TOV Staff Report: Potential housing on the Mountain Bell site, Lionshead Parking Structure and the Village Parking Structure sites 3/7/00
"Condo owner accuses council member of conflict of interest" Vail Daily - Thursday, March 9, 2000.
Charles Lipcon letter to Town of Vail Regarding Tiga Advertising, Inc. and/or Tiga Vail LLC declared void and a nullity. 3/8/00
Charles Lipcon letter to Town of Vail regarding some Town Council Members conflicts of interest. 3/6/00
Transportation Issues Media Summary:
Vail Village - White Water Park Proposal 2/29/2000
Media Summary: White River National Forest Plan: 2/22/2000
USFS Decision: CATIII Long Hauling Issue - 2/22/2000.
Vail Village Improvement Projects Document Index Page: 2/25/2000
EVHA P-3 & J Design Principles - 2/25/2000
District Court Filing: Donovan Park Neighborhood vs Town of Vail regarding inapproiate use of land purchased through the Real Estate Transfer Tax Fund and related matters. 2/25/00
District Court Filing: Donovan Park Neighborhood vs Town of Vail reply to Town of Vail brief. 2/25/2000
Letter to the Editor by Donovan Park Neighborhood Association member Farrow Hitt regarding his criticism of the
Town of Vail's positions regarding the RETT fund lawsuit and related matters - 2/7/2000.

Index and Archive:
General Status Reports:
EVHA Status Report: P-3 & J/Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site, Hub Site/Civic Center Proposals, Condemnation/URA/DDA/TIF, Stream Tract/Gore Creek Preservation Issues - 6/26/2000
Civic Center Site and Related Matters - EVHA Status Report: 4/24/00
EVHA Status Report: Stream Tract Protective Covenant Issues - 4/13/2000
Status Report March 20, 2000
EVHA Status Report 01/10/2000 - EVHA Annual Meetings, CATIII Timber Hauling, Valet Parking/Chalet Road, TOV Critical Strategies, Vail Economic Development Issues, Vail Plaza Hotel
EVHA Status Report 12/5/1999 - Timber Hauling via Vail Road, Marketing District/Lodging Tax, Town Council Retreat, Valet Parking/Chalet Road.
EVHA Status Report 11/21/99 - Community Facilities Plan, Valet Parking Chalet Road Proposal, Ski Club Vail Redevelopment, Marketing District Tax
EVHA Status Report 11/12/99 - Town of Vail Election results, Town Council action on implementing Vail Marketing District and Tax.
Local Marketing District/Marketing and Promotion Tax Issues:
EVHA urges the Town of Vail and VVTCB to use marketing district funds to promote the community via the Internet. As report in the Vail Daily 12/9/1999
EVHA Position Paper: Town of Vail Election - Marketing District/Marketing and Promotion Tax - 10/29/1999:
State of Colorado Enabling Legislation for Marketing Districts:
Vail Local Marketing District - Operating Plan:
An Ordinance Creating the Vail Local Marketing District, Ordinance NO. 21, Series of 1999.
Proposed Year 2000 Marketing Program for Vail - Vail Valley Convention and Tourism Bureau - 11/11/99
Media Summaries: Vail Marketing District Issues: 
Town of Vail:
Media Summaries: Town of Vail Election - 11/11/1999:
EVHA Position Paper: Town of Vail Election - Marketing District/Marketing and Promotion Tax - 10/29/1999:
Donovan Park Neighborhood Association - Vail Town Council Interview - October 19, 1999
The Daily Trail Vail Town Council Election Questionnaire - Town Council Candidates answers to questions posed by the Daily Trail - 10/99
Notice of Election to Increase Taxes on a Citizen Petition: Local Marketing District and Lodging Tax - Eagle County Clerk and Recorder Circular.
Annual and Mid Year Reports:
1999 Annual Report: 12/29/99
Status Report: Marketing/Lodging Tax, Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site, P-3&J Sites, Loading and Delivery Decentralized Concept Plan, EVHA Web Site Operational - 6/2/1999
Mid Year Report: Vail Village Planning Projects - 7/16/1998 Vail Village loading and delivery issue and status of Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site. Vail Associates notifies Association that planning for the Land Exchange Site is being undertaken. The Town of Vail commences a study of long range solutions to loading and delivery issues throughout Vail Village.
Mid Year Report: Taxes and Public Finance Matters - 8/18/1998 A summary of various tax and public finance proposals under consideration by the Town of Vail and Eagle County.
Mid Year Report: Development, Zoning and Land Use Issues - 8/20/1998 Concerning issues relating to 250 GRFA exterior addition/Interior Conversion Zoning Amendment, Affordable Housing, Stream Tract Preservation, Pine Beetle, Golden Peak/Ford Park Traffic, Dobson Arena/Civic Center.

1997 Annual Report: (.pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

1997-98 Annual Report: A summary of the activities and issues that were addressed by the Homeowners Association in 1997 and the first quarter of 1998. Including Consensus Goals, Vail Resorts Inc., Joint Management Agreement, Lionshead Master Plan, Affordable Housing, Vail Plaza Hotel, Open Space, Gore Creek Stream Tract, Loading and Delivery, Convention Center, Pine Beetle, Tax issues.  (The report is a PDF file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)
1996 Annual Report:  A report on the activities and issues addressed by the Association in 1996.  Including loading and delivery matters, Ford Park, Vail Resort Inc.,  Gore Creek stream walk, Lionshead Master Plan, Noise and Amplified Sound Control, Open Space, Housing, Sonnenalp Austria Haus, Zoning and Special Development District Issues. (.pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Mid Year Report May 1995 .pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Eagle County Election Edition October 1995

1995 Annual Report: A report on the activities and issues addressed by the Association in 1995. (.pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Special Golden Peak Edition (.pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Special Report September 1994 (.pdf file, Adobe Acrobat Reader required)

Seasonal and Employee Housing: 

Seasonal Employee and Affordable Housing Media Summary
TOV Staff Report: Potential housing on the Mountain Bell site, Lionshead Parking Structure and the Village Parking Structure sites 3/7/00
Whitepaper and Special Reports:
1998 Whitepaper Report: Current and long term community issues that affect the interests of residential property owners in Vail Village and the surrounding neighborhood. (The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
Media Summary: Mayor Rob Ford's resignation from the Vail Town Council - 9/5/1999
Vail Village Improvement Projects:
West Meadow Drive Streetscape Plan - Town of Vail Streetscape Plan: 3/25/2000
Vail Village P-3 & J and Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Site Improvement Projects Document Index Page:
EVHA P-3 & J Design Principles - 2/25/00
Vail Village - White Water Park Proposal 2/29/2000
Vail Village Residential Neighborhoods -Traffic Issues:
Valet Parking on Chalet Road Proposal - Letter of objection from All Seasons Condominium Association 11/29/99
USFS Scoping Letter and Public Hearing Notices - Timber Hauling Proposal Through Vail Village Via Vail Road See also:Media Summary: CATIII/USFS and EPA Logging Controvery over removing timber from Catagory III through the Town of Vail.
TOV's Wayfinding Project: See illustration of proposed no skier drop off and no parking sign and further explanation of project.
Status Report: Beaver Dam, Forest and Rockledge Road Neighborhood Issues - 9/16/1998 Report: Concerning A portion of Gore Creek Wetlands Mapped, Lionshead Tennis Complex/Stream Tract Covenants, Traffic Control, Open Space Preservation, Night Lighting of Vail Mountain, Pedestrian Access to Lionshead.
Letter: Vail Associates to Mill Creek Property Owner, RE: Mill Creek Circle- 4/6/1999 Letter: Staging of construction material in an area immediately West and South of Mill Creek Circle during the summer months.
Skier Drop Off Traffic in the Golden Peak Area: 3/11/1999. Memo: Vail Town Council, RE: Control of skier drop off traffic in residential neighborhoods surrounding the Golden Peak Ski Base.
Vail Village Loading and Delivery Issues:
Sonnenalp Bavaria Haus Loading and Delivery Problems on Vail Road at Chapel Bridge: Letter from Ron Bryne to Vail Town Council - October 4, 1999.
Memo: Loading and Delivery/Golden Peak Traffic Issues - 1/29/1998 Vail Town Council, RE: Control of traffic congestion on Vail Valley Drive and Hanson Ranch Road.
Memo: EVHA Position Statement - Vail Village Loading and Delivery System with respect to the P-3&J and Lodge at Vail Land Exchange Sites - 12/6/1998 (revised 5/13/1999)
Vail Village Zoning Issues:
Vail Plaza Hotel SDD: EVHA Media Summary
Vail Plaza Hotel Media Summary Update 6/1/2000: News Articles regarding Charles Lipcon's litigation - May, 2000.
Charles Lipcon letter to Town of Vail Regarding Tiga Advertising, Inc. and/or Tiga Vail LLC declared void and a nullity. 3/8/00
Charles Lipcon letter to Town of Vail regarding some Town Council Members conflicts of interest. 3/6/00
Vail Plaza Hotel SDD: Gateway Building Residential Property Owners Filing Submitted to the Eagle County District Court
Vail Plaza Hotel SDD: EVHA Letter of Recommended Conditions of Approval - 1/3/2000.
Vail Plaza Hotel SDD: Letters of Protest from Affected Property Owners.
Vail Plaza Hotel: TOV Staff Memo and supporting documentation: Zoning Analysis, Vail Plaza Hotel - Executive Summary 12/13/99, Recommendation of approval to Planning Commission 12/13/99.
Vail Plaza Hotel: Memo-EVHA/TOV Town Council - Planning and Zoning Issues Regarding the Vail Plaza Hotel 12/07/1999.
Vail Plaza Hotel has submitted revised plan -Town Staff report to the Town Council 12/7/1999
Ski Club Vail Redevelopment Plan for their site on Vail Valley Drive: Town of Vail Staff Report to the Planning and Enviornmental Commission - 11/22/99
Valdir Prado's Vail Plaza Hotel (Vail Village Inn) architectural site, floor and building elevations plans submitted to the Town of Vail and presented to the Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board for a work session discussion of August 24, 1999. (ED Note: The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
Valdir Prado's Vail Plaza Hotel (Vail Village Inn) - Town of Vail staff and consultants reports presented to the Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board for a work session discussion on August 24, 1999. (ED Note: The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
Valdir Prado's Vail Plaza Hotel (Vail Village Inn) - Graphic illustration to Town of Vail staff and consultants reports presented to the Town Council, Planning Commission and Design Review Board for a work session discussion on August 24, 1999. The Illustrations show changes in mass and heigth recommended by Winston Associates, the Town of Vail's design review consultant.
Valdir Prado's Vail Plaza Hotel (Vail Village Inn) Proposal - provided to EVHA by the developer on 8/17/1999 (ED Note: Depending upon modem speed it may take several minutes to access the graphic illustrations.)
Faessler Public Accommodation Zone District Amendments Approved on Second Reading 10/5/1999 - EVHA Follow-up Report
EVHA Special Notice to EVHA Membership and Interested Parties regarding communications to the Vail Town Council concerning Johannes Faessler - Public Accommodation Zone District - Proposed Amendments - August 31, 1999.
EVHA Status Report - Johannes Faessler - Public Accommodation Zone District - Proposed Amendments - August 31, 1999
Public Accommodation Zone District Amendments - Johannes Faessler Proposal 8/24/1999
Memo 8/24/199 from Town of Vail Staff containing a summary of the proposal and a draft of the amendment text. Additional documents analyzing the increase in density for affected sites are included. Documents were provided to Vail Town Council. (ED Note: The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
Legal Issues - Public Accommodation Zone District Amendments and Vail Plaza Hotel - Letter to Town of Vail regarding Master Planning legal issue from Attorney John Dunn on behalf of an adjacent property owners that may affect legal matters associates with the Johannes Faessler - Public Accommodation Zone District Amendments and the Valdir Prado - Vail Plaza Hotel/SDD#6 proposal. (ED Note: The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
SDD6 and Public Accommodations Zone District Amendments 1/7/1999
Memo: Vail Town Council, RE: Change in character of established neighborhoods that may result from a proposed increases in density and changes in use being proposed by private developers for sites throughout Vail Village.
EVHA Media Summary: Public Accommodations Zone District Amendment: Reprints of articles in the local media and media update from the Town of Vail Public Information Office.
Lionshead Master Planning and Zoning Issues:
Antler's At Lionshead Redevelopment: Legal objection filed by an Antler's condominium owner against a precedent setting action by Antler's Condominium Association compelling the owner's participation in redevelopment of the property. Filed February, 2000
Status Report: Lionshead Master Plan - Vail Town Council's Antlers At Vail Decision Disappointing - 7/23/1999 Council's decision appears to have allowed the Antlers redevelopment proposal to circumvent the new Lionshead Master Plan Design Guidelines and other major master plan tenets. Click here to view illustrations of Antler's proposals. (ED Note: Depending upon modem speed it may take several minutes to access the illustrations.)
Memo: Lionshead Master Plan: Issues of Concern - 12/3/1998 Memo: Vail Town Council, RE: Issues concerning the pending adoption of the Lionshead Master Plan. Issues include: GRFA, Building Height, View Preservation, Design Guideline, Parking, Loading & Delivery, West End Development Plan, East & West Meadow Drive access to Civic Center Site, Stream Tract matters, Public Finance, Zoning, Affordable Housing, Vail Mountain Service Access Routes.
Lionshead Mixed Use One District Amendment and Boundary Change 3/11/1999 Memo: Affected Property Owners, RE: Proposed change in use that would have imposed commercial uses upon properties immediately west of the Dobson Arena that are zoned residential. The Town Council at the request of the affected property owners removed the residential properties from inclusion in the mixed commercial and residential zone district.
Environmental Issues: 
USFS Decision: CATIII Long Hauling Issue - 2/22/2000.
Correspondence Summary: CATIII Log Hauling Issue - Colorado Wild Position Statement
Media Summary: CATIII/USFS and EPA Logging Controvery over removing timber from Catagory III through the Town of Vail.
USFS Controlled Burn Area with the Gore Valley (Vail): Report: A description of the area to be subject to a controlled burn by the United States Forest Service. The plan was approved by the Town of Vail and is scheduled to be implemented when conditions permit. (A graphic associated with the report may take several minutes to download.)
Pine Beetle Infestation - Media Summary A summary of new articles from the local media regarding the status of the pine beetle infestation.
Pine Beetle Infestation - Report concerning effects of pine beetle infestation upon avalanche paths that may affect residences along portions of Sunburst Drive. Report prepared for the Town of Vail on October 27, 1999, by Arthur I. Mears, P.E., INC. Natural Hazards Consultants. (ED Note: The report is a PDF file, requiring Adobe Acrobat Reader to be installed with on your Internet browser to view the report. A free copy of Acrobat Reader can be downloaded from the Internet. The size of the report may require several minutes to download.)
Community Facilities Issues:
Community Facilities Media Summary
Community Facilities Media Summary Update 6/1/2000: News Articles regarding Town of Vail's Lionshead Hub proposal for the Civic Center Site.

Community Facilities and Civic Center Site Proposals - Town Council Meeting and background report - 11/16/99.

Community Facilities and Civic Center Site Proposal - Town of Vail Staff recommendation of a Design Team and process for the Hub Site - 9/21/1999. Report includes recommendations for the type of facilities to be located on Donovan Park and the Hub Site.

Community Facilities and Civic Center Site Proposals - Town Council Meeting and background report - 7/10/1999.

Status Report: Community Facilities and Civic Center Plan - Results of Design Competition - 6/16/1999.

Community Facilities Issues: Media Summary

Town of Vail - Public Relations Release Regarding Civic Center Site, Results of Design Competition - 6/18/1999

EVHA Excerpts of Graphics from Town of Vail:Charette Ideas for Community Facilities Project - 6/25/99

Click here to Access Town of Vail Civic Center Design Team Plans - 6/25/99: http://ci.vail.co.us/community_facility/default.htm# Design Teams

 Economic Development Issues:
A Strategic Shift - Resort and town to work together: Vail Valley Times article 12/10/99.
Sign of the Times - Rent prices not right for Vail merchants: Denver Post Article 12/12/99.
In Beaver Creek, VRI is focusing its marketing effort on establishing a romanticized graphic image identifying itself with the "grand tour" international resorts - 12/99.
An Overview of Indicators Tracking A Changing Ski Business - Presented by Nolan L. Rosall, Chris Cares RRC Associates. Presentation to Vail Town Council, January 19, 1999 (ED Note: Depending upon modem speed it may take several minutes to access the report.)
White River National Forest Plan:
White River National Forest Plan Correspondence Summary
Media Summary: White River National Forest Plan:
White River National Forest Plan - Plan Alternatives for the I-70 Corridor from Beaver Creek to Breckenridge, including Vail.
Public Finance Issues:
Tax Incremental Financing, Why TIF may not be the answer for Vail. By Ross Davis, Jr., Guest Column - Vail Daily June 28, 2000 
Public Finance Issues Media Summary 6/1/2000: Lionshead Urban Renewal Authority, Downtown Development Authority, Tax Increment Financing and Town of Vail Condemnation Powers. 
E-confustion - How come you pay sales taxes on some Internet purchases and not on others? FORBES by Janet Novack 2/28/2000
RETT Issues Media Summary:
District Court Filing: Donovan Park Neighborhood vs Town of Vail regarding inapproiate use of land purchased through the Real Estate Transfer Tax Fund and related matters.
District Court Filing: Donovan Park Neighborhood vs Town of Vail reply to Town of Vail brief.
Letter to the Editor by Donovan Park Neighborhood Association member Farrow Hitt regarding his criticism of the Town of Vail's positions regarding the RETT fund lawsuit and related matters - 2/7/2000.
Transportation Issues:
Transportation Issues Media Summary:
Transportation Issues  Media Summary Update 6/1/2000: Town of Vail considering Long Range Planning Project to study the burying of I-70; Mountain Monorail Status Report. 

Links to Recommended Web Sites:
State of Colorado Statute Manager: Access to State Statutes and Court Rules.
Eagle County, Colorado - Assessor's Property Ownership Records:Property valuation, site and ownership information available.
Town of Vail, Colorado - Town Council, Planning and Environmental Commission, Design Review Board: Agendas and related matters
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