General Improvement District (GID)

The General Improvement District is a special taxing district formed in 2004 to provide essential infrastructure and services in the newly created Base Village common area, such as: fire protection equipment, snowmelt, walkways, road infrastructure, lighting, gondola lift, etc. 

The Board of Directors meet annually, usually late in the year, to approve the annual budget. Learn more about the GID, the board members, how to contact them, upcoming meetings, historical resolutions, and their budget below.

GID Boundary Map


Board of Directors


Contact a board member by clicking on the link below.


The GID Board of Directors meets annually in the Council Chambers at Town Hall

  • Council Chambers
  • Town Hall
  • 130 Kearns Rd.
  • Snowmass Village, CO 81615
  • 4 p.m.

Upcoming Meetings:

  • TBA (expected November 2021)

Resolutions & Budgets

Historical Meeting Agendas & Minutes:

Sky Cab Gondola (Skittles) 

Winter Season:

Hours of Operation: 8 a.m. - 9 p.m.

  • Daily: Snowmass Mountain Opening Day - Closing Day

2021 Summer Season:

Hours of Operation: 9 a.m. - 10 p.m.

  • Daily: June 10 - September 19
  • Weekends: Sept. 24 - 26 & Oct. 1 - 3
Skittles Gondola