Vail Town Council OKs increased costs for underpass project

By scott miller

VAIL — Bob Armour suffered plenty of slings and arrows getting Vail’s roundabouts built in the 1990s. Tuesday, Vail’s former mayor encouraged his successors to be bold in building a new underpass between the main Vail and West Vail roundabouts. The Vail Town Council on Tuesday approved spending an additional $2.8 million as its share of that proposed underpass, bringing the town’s contribution to the project to nearly $9 million. The vote was 6-1 to approve, with council member Greg Moffet opposed.As Armour told the council, the underpass — which will link Vail’s North Frontage and South Frontage roads about …

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