May 8, 2018 Election
CALL FOR NOMINATIONS FOR VAIL PARK AND RECREATION DISTRICT
TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, and particularly to the electors of the Vail Park and Recreation District of Eagle County, Colorado.
NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a regular election will be held on Tuesday, May 8, 2018, between the hours of 7:00 a.m. and 7:00 p.m. At that time, three (3) directors will be elected to serve a four-year term.
Self-Nomination and Acceptance forms are available from April Heredia, the Designated Election Official for the District, at 700 S. Frontage Rd E, Vail, CO 81657. Self-Nomination and Acceptance forms must be filed with the Designated Election Official for the District at the above address not less than 67 days prior to the election (Friday, March 2, 2018).
NOTICE IS FURTHER GIVEN that applications for absentee ballots may be filed with the Designated Election Official of the District at the above address between the hours of 9 a.m. and 4:00 p.m., until the close of business on the Tuesday immediately preceding the election (Tuesday, May 1, 2018). All absentee ballots must be returned to the Designated Election Official by 7:00 p.m. on Election Day.
This election was conducted via a mail ballot and asked voters to authorize a tax increase of 1.000 mills, for the purpose of funding operating and capital expenses, to include addressing the major repair backlog to facilities and equipment and making VRD operations and facilities more environmentally friendly.
Vail Park and Recreation District (VRD) voters elected Bill J. Suarez (incumbent) and Roland J. Kjesbo today, May 3, to serve as members of the VRD Board of Directors. The results are preliminary pending certification by the canvas board. Unofficial results are as follows:
The new members will serve four-year terms and join Tom Saalfeld, Kevin Foley and Kimberly Newbury who will continue to the 2018 election.