Vail event funding announced

4th March, 2016 by

By scott miller

VAIL — A total of 30 special events in the town of Vail Commission on Special Events’ cultural/recreational/community category are receiving $829,000 in support in 2016. An additional $150,000 has been awarded to eight proposals falling into a new category of education/enrichment events and programming that support the Town Council’s focus on providing Vail’s citizens and visitors with “an abundance of recreational, cultural and educational opportunities.” The funding comes from money collected from Vail business license fees and from the town’s general fund. The Town Council has contributed an additional $51,500 to supplement the fireworks budgets for Vail America Days …

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