Eagle appoints Geoff Grimmer to fill town board vacancy

By Pam Boyd

EAGLE — Geoff Grimmer, the principal at Vail Ski and Snowboard Academy and a 10-year veteran of Eagle County Schools, will be the newest member of the Eagle Town Board.Tuesday night, Grimmer was selected from a field of eight candidates to succeed member Luis Benitez. Benitez, who was elected to the town board in 2014, is leaving the community to serve as the state’s first director of the newly created Colorado Outdoor Recreation Industry Office. Colorado Gov. John Hickenlooper announced the appointment in June. While Grimmer was tapped for the post Tuesday night, he has not yet taken his oath …

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