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Posted on: November 10, 2017

Now Accepting 2018 Community Grant Applications

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The Town of Snowmass Village is now accepting applications for the 2018 community grants for non-profit organizations serving the community. The deadline for applications is Friday, December 15th at 5:00pm.

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Posted on: November 12, 2017

Town Hall Closed for Thanksgiving

CLOSED

Town Hall and all administrative offices will be closed for the Thanksgiving holiday on Thursday and Friday, November 23rd - 24th.

OPEN: The Snowmass Village Recreation Center will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, but will open with normal hours on Frida...Read on... Rec Center Hours...
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Village Shuttle Winter Season Begins on Thanksgiving Day

Winter

Mark your calendars! The Village Shuttle returns to full winter season service on Thursday, November 23rd. Preview winter schedules online at www.snowmasstransit.com

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Posted on: October 31, 2017

The Tradition Continues: 28th Annual John Bemis Community Potluck Dinner

Thanksgiving

For the 28th year, Snowmass Village friends, neighbors, and families will gather for a special Thanksgiving feast at the John Bemis Community Potluck Dinner. 

Sunday, November 19th
5:00 - 7:30 pmThe Westin, Snowmass
All community members, youn...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: October 31, 2017

Paid Parking Begins in Village Lots on Thanksgiving Day

Paid Parking Only

During the winter ski season (Thanksgiving - April), the numbered Village Lots are paid permit parking only. Residents, seniors, employees, and lodging guests may obtain parking permits for the numbered&nbs...Read on...

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

Town of Snowmass Village Receives APWA Award for Roundabout Project

NEWS

The Colorado Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) has announced that the new roundabout at Brush Creek and Wood Road will be the recipient of the APWA Small Community Transportation Award.

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Posted on: September 11, 2017

Town Receives High Ratings from Community Survey

Survey

The 2017 Community Survey Results are now available to view online. Thank you to the 891 respondents that took the time to complete the survey and offer feedback.

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Posted on: September 8, 2017

Name Our Sculpture Contest

Art

The Snowmass Arts Advisory Board is offering 4 two-day lift tickets to the person who comes up with the name for the new roundabout sculpture

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

New EV Charging Station Now Open

EVs

The Town of Snowmass Village and the Aspen Skiing Company have finished installing a new Electric Vehicle (EV) charging station in Village Parking Lot #3. A total of three charging stations are now available in Snowmass Village, including the Tow...Read on...

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Posted on: July 31, 2017

Bridge Closure Approaches

Detour

Grand Avenue Bridge Closes August 14th

The Grand Avenue Bridge (GAB) project is the largest infrastructure project on the Western Slope in 25 years. Now in phase three of this five-phase project, crews are working to replace the more than five-decade-old ...Read on...

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Posted on: May 25, 2017

Road Weight Limits to be Lifted May 30th

Truck icon Seasonal vehicle weight limitations conclude on Tuesday, May 30th  The Seasonal Weight Limits are in effect beginning March 15th each year to protect our secondary subdivision roadways when roadway sub bases are wet and soft. The maximum gross ...Read on...
Posted on: May 16, 2017

North Mesa & Sky Mountain Park Trails are now OPEN!

Open

The wildlife closure for the North Rim and Sky Mountain areas have concluded, and these areas are now open.

The Burnt Mountain area remains closed until June 21.

Thank you for your patience, and enjoy!Now Open:

  • Rim Trail (North & South)
  • North Mesa...
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Posted on: May 1, 2017

Join the POSTR Advisory Board

volunteers Are you interested and passionate about our local resources, recreational activities and community facilities? Put your passion to work, and volunteer for the Town's new POSTR advisory board.  Learn more and apply online by following the link be...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: April 19, 2017

Town Council Adopts New Strategic Goals

Goals Following each election, the Town Council takes time to identify large policy objectives and community goals to work toward.  On April 3, 2017, the Town Council adopted new strategic goals for the Town of Snowmass Village, which include: Afforda...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: January 30, 2017

Community Dumpster Fees to Increase Approximately 5%

Trash Can Due to an increase in Pitkin County Landfill rates, the Town of Snowmass Village Solid Waste Division is initiating an approximate 5% fee increase to the 2017 dumpster fee. The new 2017 residential dumpster fee is $509.00, or $42.41 per month. This is a...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Welcome to our New HR Director

Welcome

The Town of Snowmass Village has hired Kathy Fry to assume the position of Human Resources Director.

Fry, a human resources director at Design Workshop in Aspen, will begin her new role with the town Feb. 13th. 

In a weekly update to the mayor ...Read on...

Posted on: January 18, 2017

2017 Board and Commission Appointments

Thank you

Thank you to our latest appointments to Town Boards & Commissions:

Snowmass Arts Advisory BoardExpires 2019

  •   Katherine M Bell 2yr term

Financial Advisory BoardExpires 2019

  •   Shawn Gleason 2yr term
  •   Gary Hartman 2yr term
  •  ...
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Board & Commission Info...
Posted on: November 29, 2016

Seasonal Trail Closures Begin December 1st.

Closed

North Rim Trail, Seven Star, and Sky Mountain Park are closed December 1st - mid May.
South Rim Trail, on the other hand, will remain open all winter long.

Protect Wildlife: Respect Trail Closures Seasonal closures give our wildlife in the area the space...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: October 26, 2016

Town Council Approves 2017 Budget

Budget

The 2017 Town of Snowmass Village budget was unanimously adopted by the Town Council on October 17th. Just like the previous 17 years, the Town expects this most recent budget to receive the Government Finance Officers Association’s “D...Read on...

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Posted on: October 14, 2016

Town of Snowmass Village joins the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System

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In an effort to improve efficiency, the Town of Snowmass Village will be using the Rocky Mountain E-Purchasing System for soliciting bids from vendors. This system will provide businesses, contractors, and vendors with convenient online access to bid info...Read on...

TOSV Open Bids Page...
Posted on: June 13, 2016

2016 Election Information

VOTE

The General Election is Tuesday, November 8, 2016. Are you registered to vote? Do you know how you can vote? You can find this information and more on our elections page, which is available by following the link below:

Elections...
Posted on: June 28, 2016

Roundabout Rollout Weekly Updates

Road construction

Phase 3 of the roundabout is about to begin, which focuses on the roadway above the intersection on Brush Creek Road. Upper Kearns Road will be reopened at this time.

Learn more about the project and what to expect by reading and subscribing to the wee...Read on...

Roundabout Rollout Project Details...
Posted on: March 20, 2016

THANK YOU Town Clean Up Day Volunteers

Thank you

Some estimate that 2016 was our best clean up turnout ever, with well over 150 community members showing up to help pick up trash, pick weeds, and help keep our community in pristine condition.

Thank you to all who participated, and we look forward to...Read on...

Event Calendar...
Posted on: May 17, 2016

Village Shuttle Summer Service Schedule Starts June 3rd

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The Village Shuttle will begin operating on its summer service schedule starting Friday, June 3rd. Be sure to visit our routes and schedules pages for information on departure times from various locations throughout the Village.Read on...

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Posted on: March 31, 2016

Roundabout Construction is Underway

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Construction on the roundabout at Brush Creek and Wood Road is underway, and it is planned for completion before the 2016-2017 ski season.

New bus stops, crosswalks, sidewalks, medians, utility lowering, and grading, and road paving are all included in...Read on...

Project Website...
Posted on: February 28, 2016

Village Shuttle Spring Service Schedule Starts April 11th

Schedule

The Village Shuttle will begin operating on its spring service schedule on April 11th. To adjust for the decreased demand during the off-season, the spring schedule reduces the number of trips around the Village. However, regular service will still run un...Read on...

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Posted on: October 1, 2015

2016 Town of Snowmass Village Budget

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The 2016 Town of Snowmass Village budget was unanimously adopted by the Town Council ahead of schedule on November 9th. Just like the previous 16 years, the Town expects this most recent budget to receive the Government Finance Officers Association’s “Dis...Read on...

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Posted on: October 2, 2015

Join Us for the Community Connectivity and POSTR Strategic Plans

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Community Connectivity Plan (CCP) and the Parks, Open Space, Trails and Recreation (POSTR) Plan:

Ever wonder why a trail or a crosswalk doesn't get you where you want to go? Have you ever envisioned a new park or a mountain bike trail? Now is your chan...Read on...

Project Webpage...
Posted on: August 5, 2015

The Remaining Snowmassive Summer Lineup & What It Means For You

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Mini in the Mountains Car Show - Parking Lots 8, 9, and 10 CLOSED

The Mini in the Mountains car club event will bring over 200 cars to the Village, and the group has reserved Village Parking Lots 8, 9, and 10.

These lots will be closed beginning Mon...Read on...

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Posted on: April 22, 2014

Town of Snowmass Village to Cut Energy Use, Carbon, and Costs in Their Facilities

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The Town of Snowmass Village, SGM, Clean Energy Economy for the Region, and Engineering Economics, Inc. (EEI) kicked off a deep energy efficiency project to save energy in Town-owned facilities and systems. By commissioning the town’s largest buildings (T...Read on...

Posted on: March 17, 2014

Julie Ann Woods Hired as Snowmass Village Community Development Director

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE
CONTACT: Kelly VaughnDirector of Communications
970-922-2275kvaughn@tosv.com

Snowmass Village, Colo.—March 17, 2014—Today, The Town of Snowmass Village an...Read on...

Posted on: November 13, 2013

Snowmass Village Hires Anne Martens as Director of Public Works

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Snowmass Village, Colo.--November 5, 2013--The Town of Snowmass Village named Anne Martens as the new Director of Public Works. She will start on December 16th.

Martens has worked in the management and operations of public infrastructure for fifteen ye...Read on...


Parks, Recreation, & Trails

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Posted on: June 3, 2016

Ragnar Trail Relays & bRUNch

CO Ragnar

Ragnar Relays

The Ragnar Relays are here, and for the next 24+ hours, approximately 2000 participants will be completing the 120 mile course. This course takes runners on three local trail loops: Highline / Lowline, North Mesa, and Rim Trail North.

T...Read on...

Additional Info and Ragnar Route Map...

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Posted on: November 20, 2017

Local Trails to Close for Winter Season

For Immediate Release

Snowmass Village, Colo. – November 20, 2017 – Sky Mountain Park, North Rim, and Seven Star Trails will close for the winter season on Friday, December 1st. Afterwards, the trails will be off-limits to the public, i...

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Posted on: October 20, 2017

Town of Snowmass Village Receives APWA Award for Roundabout Project

For Immediate Release

Snowmass Village, Colo. – October 20, 2017 – The Colorado Chapter of the American Public Works Association (APWA) has announced that the new roundabout at Brush Creek and Wood Road will be the rec...Read on...

Posted on: September 11, 2017

Town of Snowmass Village Outperforms U.S. Average in Every Community Survey Category

For Immediate Release

Snowmass Village, Colo. – September 11, 2017 – The Town Council recently received a presentation full of good news and praise from the 2017 Community Survey Results. Jason Morado, a consultant from the ETC Institut...

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Posted on: August 7, 2017

Bill Striegler Receives Town 2017 Environmental Leadership Award

EAB Award For Immediate Release Snowmass Village, Colo. – August 7, 2017 – On Monday, August 7th, the Town Environmental Advisory Board (EAB) will present Bill Striegler, Facilities Director of the Timbers Club, with the 2017 Environmental Lead...Read on... Additional Info...
Posted on: June 6, 2017

100+ Volunteers Participated in 37th Annual Town Clean Up Day

Snowmass Village, Colo. - June 6, 2017 - On Friday, June 2nd, approximately 100 volunteers spent the morning spring cleaning and keeping Snowmass Village beautiful. Brush Creek Road, Carriage Way, the main Village Parking Lots, Brush Creek Trail, various ...Read on...

Event Photos...
Posted on: February 18, 2017

Town of Snowmass Village’s PLANAPALOOZA Begins

Plan Snowmass

Snowmass Village, Colo. – February 18, 2017 –The Town of Snowmass Village is in the midst of updating its Comprehensive Plan, which will guide all future decisions related to land use changes and development. The Plan Snowmass project ...Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2016

Town invites everyone to participate in “Plan Snowmass Village”

PLAN

The Town of Snowmass Village invites members of the public to participate in PLAN Snowmass Village, a project to update the community’s Comprehensive Plan. A comprehensive plan is a long-range policy document that establishes the vision for how the Town w...Read on...

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Posted on: July 27, 2016

Judge Issues Ruling in Goodwin vs. Snowmass Village Lawsuit

CONTACT
Clint KinneyTown Manager
Town of Snowmass Village970-922-2288
ckinney@tosv.com

Snowmass Village, Colo. – On July 25, 2016, District Court Judge Seldin issued a ruling in the Richard C. Goodwin vs. Town of Snowmass Village lawsuit (Case N...Read on...

Posted on: July 11, 2016

Snowmass Village Police Department Welcomes Megan Boucher to the Team

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The Snowmass Village Police Department has hired Megan Boucher to be the department’s Records Specialist and Office Manager – a role that includes many day-to-day activities that keep the department operating smoothly, while also managing the department’s...Read on...

Posted on: February 12, 2016

The Sky is the Limit with the Town's POSTR Plan

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Outdoors and recreation opportunities are just a couple of things that make Snowmass Village the great place it is to live, work, and play. However, the Town’s Parks, Open Space, Trails, and Recreation (POSTR) master plan hopes to take the community to th...Read on...

Posted on: February 2, 2016

Winter Heroes

Snow Plow

According to unofficial Town snow removal measurements, nearly 100 inches of snow have fallen on Snowmass Village so far this winter season. 150-160 inches of snow is considered an average year, which puts 2015-2016 on pace to exceed expectations.

This...Read on...

TOSV Snow Removal Strategy...
Posted on: January 20, 2016

Community Connectivity Plan Proposes New Concepts for Brush Creek Road

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In the spring of 2015, the Snowmass Village Town Council identified improving the overall connectivity of the community and pedestrian safety as one of their top priorities. Less than a year later, the Town’s Community Connectivity Plan (CCP) is prepared...Read on...

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Posted on: October 27, 2015

New Stop Sign to be Installed at Wood Road and Carriage Way

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Snowmass Village, Colo. – October 27, 2015 –

Residents and guests traveling down Wood Road will want to be on the lookout for a new stop sign.

The Town of Snowmass Village will be installing a new stop sign at the intersection of Wood Road and Car...Read on...

Posted on: October 7, 2015

Arrest Warrant Issued for Serial Shoplifter in Snowmass Village

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UPDATE:

Snowmass Village, Colo. – October 8, 2015 – On October 8, the Basalt Police Department received a report of a theft from Jimbo’s Liquors in Basalt, Colorado. The theft was a shoplifting of a $2500 bottle of Congac. Review of surveillance video ...Read on...

Posted on: August 6, 2015

Petition for Recall Appears Sufficient

Snowmass Village, Colo. – August 6, 2015 – A Petition to Recall Councilman Chris Jacobson was submitted to the Town of Snowmass Village on Monday. The Petition contained 323 signatures, and the Town Clerk has now verified 256 as being qualified electors. ...Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2015

Stolen Handgun Investigation Underway in Snowmass Village

Snowmass Village, Colo. – July 30, 2015 – On July 29, 2015 the Snowmass Village Police Department received a report of a vehicle trespass and stolen handgun that belonged to an employee of the Stash Dispensary - the same business that was involved in a ro...Read on...

Posted on: July 30, 2015

Snowmass Village Police Warn Public After a Recent Rise in Thefts

Snowmass Village, Colo.- July 30 2015- Snowmass Village Police have received several reports of stolen property over the past two weeks. The majority of stolen items have been bicycles, in addition to one set of golf clubs. Nearly all of these thefts ha...Read on...