Eagle county contemplates affordable housing problem

Originally written by: Pam Boyd, Vail Daily EAGLE — Between handing out its business awards and reviewing the recent activities of the town of Eagle and the Eagle Chamber, attendees at this week’s semi-annual Eagle Vision 20/20 event contemplated one of this valley’s biggest challenges — affordable housing. “It’s a complex and weighty issue. It’s

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New Aspen employee-housing project clears big hurdle

by: rcarroll@aspentimes.com A new employee-housing complex in Aspen has moved closer to reality for developer Peter Fornell. Fornell won approval from the Aspen Planning and Zoning Commission last month to redevelop 404 Park Circle into a two-building complex that is intended to provide housing for 66 full-time workers. Also included would be a 28-space underground

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Vail Daily Column: Tackling housing problems

The following is an excerpt from a report by the Vail Homeowners Association board of directors. The association keeps a close eye on economic and political trends in and outside of the Vail community. The electronic version with links to supporting documents is available at http://www.vailhomeowners.com. Currently, Vail has 727 deed-restricted housing units, and up

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