Avon plans to fund trails in upcoming year’s budget

Avon plans to fund trails in upcoming year’s budget
Local News

By John LaConte

AVON — The Eagle Valley Trail’s final phase through town looks like it will be completed in 2016, thanks to grants and public funding.The paved trail is now 19 miles shy of connecting Dotsero to East Vail in a continuous pathway. Avon’s section will provide a few more miles to that network, which currently dead ends in town near Avon Road.On Tuesday, the retaining walls necessary to complete the trail received approval from the Avon Planning Commission, and the town’s 2016 budget — which the council will vote on in December — has more than $1 million dedicated to the …

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