Town Council votes 5-2 in favor of Skier Building purchase

By John LaConte

AVON — The Town Council voted 5-2 last week in favor of purchasing the Skier Building for $1.5 million.If purchased that building, now called the Mountain Vista Office Building, would be the new home for town hall, which in 2007 had been identified as insufficient and physically depreciated.Before town hall could occupy the Mountain Vista Office Building, it would need a remodel, estimated to cost approximately $2.5 million. The $4 million total has been identified as the least cost option in moving town hall. “In 2014, when we under contract to buy the building for $3.2 million, we had finish …

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