Switching gear into spring: Preparation for summer underway

5th May, 2016 by

By Ross Leonhart

VAIL — With the local ski areas closed and many residents fleeing for warmer weather, employees of the town of Vail and Vail Recreation District aren’t having the same shoulder season experience.“A lot of people don’t realize the behind the scenes things that go on,” said Susie Hervert, of the Vail Public Works Department. “It’s really not an offseason for us.”Town employees are busy with everything from general cleaning and construction to planting flower beds and going through the summer hiring process. The clock is counting down to when town is generally bustling again.“We have a huge push to get …

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