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Eagle town candidate Q&A: Roxie Deane

Eagle Valley EnterpriseVail, CO Colorado
Roxie Deane

Age: 58Life-long resident of Eagle, lives in old town EagleOccupation: Community relations coordinator for Valley View Hospital at Eagle Health Care CenterExperience: Town Board, 1992 1996; Eagle mayor, 1996-2004; Greater Eagle Fire District Board; Golden Eagle Senior Center Board

Deane was the head cheerleader during her years at Eagle Valley High School. Lots of locals remember seeing her uniform displayed on the wall of a pizza parlor formerly located on Broadway.

Growth, residential and commercial

Regional retail is coming to the lower valley. Its a matter of deciding not if, but where. We need to make sure Eagle is protected financially.

Some residential development near town, close to the recreation site; then open space and wildlife habitat needs to be preserved.

Impact fees and sales tax. Property tax is less than 10% of Eagle’s revenue source and burdens property owners within the town limits.

No.The access to this open space was agreed to with BLM and the developer when this project was approved.

Downtown improvements.

Town Board needs a goal and vision session strategic planning.

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