Vail Rec candidates forum is Monday |

Vail Rec candidates forum is Monday

VAIL, Colorado – Five candidates vying for two seats on the Vail Park and Recreation District Board of Directors will have an opportunity to discuss their views during a candidate forum from 5:30 to 7 p.m. Monday, April 2 at the Antlers Lodge, 680 West Lionshead Place, in the Caribou Room. VRD voters are being asked to elect two members to the five-person board of directors at the May 8, 2012 election. The candidates, Susan Bird, Stephen Connolly, Ross Davis, Jr., Bill Suarez and incumbent Jeff Wiles, will participate in a question and answer session facilitated by Tony Mauro with KZYR, 97.7, plus have an opportunity to provide a statement during the forum.

April 9 is the last day to register as a Colorado voter for the May 8 regular special district election.

Mail-in voting requests are now being taken in writing at the VRD administration office. The final day to request a mail-in ballot is May 1 if the ballot is to be mailed. The final day for walk-in, mail-in ballot request is May 4.

Voters will cast ballots from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. Tuesday, May 8 at the Town of Vail Municipal Building, 75 S. Frontage Rd.

For additional election information, contact Cheri Curtis, the Designated Election Official, at 970-926-6060 ext. 4 or Lori Gordon with the Vail Recreation Districtat 970-479-2279. For information on registering as a Colorado voter, contact the Eagle County Clerk’s Office at 970-328-8710.

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