Vail council OKs e-bike measure

By scott miller

Government TrackerBoard: Vail Town Council, June 7 afternoon and evening meetings.Present: Kevin Foley, Greg Moffet, Jenn Bruno, Kim Langmaid, Jen Mason, Dick Cleveland, Mayor Dave Chapin.Issue: An ordinance approving a test period that allows electric-assist bicycles on town recreation paths.How they voted: 7-0 to approve.What it does: The ordinance, which requires one more reading before final approval, allows bicycles with battery-assist motors to operate legally on town recreation paths. The motors can’t be used in Vail Village or Lionshead village, or around the Vail Nature Center and the Betty Ford Alpine Gardens.What they talked about: While other council members supported …

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