Vail Town Council says ‘no’ to contribution requests

By scott miller

Board: Vail Town Council, Tuesday, regular meeting.Present: Kevin Foley, Greg Moffet, Jenn Bruno, Kim Langmaid, Jen Mason, Dick Cleveland, Mayor Dave Chapin.Issue: An ordinance approving a supplemental budget appropriation.How they voted: 7-0 to approve.Who they talked to: Town budget analyst Carlie Smith.What they talked about: The council approved on first reading an ordinance appropriating extra money across several of the town’s funds, including a $2.3 million addition to the town’s capital projects fund.What they didn’t do: Council members accepted a staff recommendation to deny a handful of off-cycle contributions to nonprofit groups. Those contributions included a $1.5 million request from …

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