Town council candidates to take part in forum in Avon |

Town council candidates to take part in forum in Avon

AVON — Public Access TV 5 and KZYR are hosting a public forum Wednesday featuring candidates for Avon Town Council. The majority of the candidates are planning to participate in the event.

The forum will be from 6:30 to 8:30 p.m. in Avon Town Council chambers at 1 Lake St.

Ten candidates are seeking to fill four vacant position on the council. Each candidate will have equal time to answer questions on a variety of topics. Rohn Robbins will serve as moderator.

Topics may include the candidates’ visions for Avon’s future, how the town should allocate capital improvement dollars — including the use of certificates of participation — spending of real estate transfer taxes, programming of the new stage and how to address parking problems.

Radio Broadcast

A live radio broadcast of the event will be available on KZYR (97.7 FM). Public Access TV 5’s live television coverage will be available at Both begin at 7 p.m.

Robbins practices law in the valley. He is the founder and chairman of the Vail Valley Charitable Fund, chairman of the Vail Symposium and writes the weekly Vail Law column for the Vail Daily.

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