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Bradford on Avon City Council halts sale of Becky Addy Wood

Bradford on Avon City Council has voted dramatically to withdraw the proposal to sell Becky Addy Wood. At its plenary meeting on Tuesday September 6, Bradford on Avon City Council voted unanimously to withdraw its proposal to sell Becky Addy Wood to a group of friends. He has now reopened the public trail through the […]

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Avon City Council Election: 5 Candidates for 4 Open Seats

In the November 8, 2022 election, five candidates are running for four vacant seats on the Avon City Council. Courtesy picture In November, Avon voters will vote for four vacant seats on the city council. Those open seats are currently filled by Mayor Sarah Smith Hymes and Council Member Scott Prince, both time-limited, as well […]

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Nomination petitions available Tuesday for four open seats on Avon City Council

Nomination petitions for four Avon City Council openings will be available from the Avon Town Hall Clerk’s Office beginning Tuesday, August 9, 2022. The deadline to file petitions with the City of Avon Clerk is Monday, August 29, 2022 at 5 p.m. Candidate information packages, including nomination petitions, can be picked up between 8:00 a.m. […]

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Avon City Council divided over implementation of paid parking

In March, Avon began planning and implementing a parking management program, which would include paid parking during the upcoming ski season. While work began under the direction of the city council, the continuation of the parking program did not meet with unanimous approval. And at the July 26 meeting, the differing opinions of council members […]

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Avon: City partners with Webster Bank to process July 2022 tax payments

AVON, CT – The City of Avon has partnered with Webster Bank and its vault payment services. Tax payments can be mailed to Webster Bank – who will process the payment – ​​and each evening send the tax collector an electronic payment file which will be posted the following morning. The advantage is that the […]

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Bradford on Avon City Council is moving forward with coppice plan in former Becky Addy Wood

TREE surgeons working for Bradford on Avon City Council are pushing ahead with tadpole and coppice plans in the former Becky Addy Wood despite protest from campaigners. Members of the Friends of Becky Addy Wood stood in front of trees today which arborists plan to prune with a chainsaw. The contractors are pushing ahead with […]

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Bradford on Avon City Council is moving forward with coppice plan in former Becky Addy Wood

TREE surgeons working for Bradford on Avon City Council are pushing ahead with tadpole and coppice plans in the former Becky Addy Wood despite protest from campaigners. Members of the Friends of Becky Addy Wood stood in front of trees today which arborists plan to prune with a chainsaw. The contractors are continuing with the […]

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Bradford on Avon City Council ‘determined’ to pass pavilion proposal

A protest group of Bradford on Avon residents have accused the council of being ‘inflexible’ on the railway through plans for a new community pavilion. The council has submitted a pre-planning application to Wiltshire Council to build the new two-storey clubhouse at the upper end of Culver Close playground, closer to the B3109 Frome road. […]

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Bradford on Avon City Council ‘determined’ to pass pavilion proposal

A protest group of Bradford on Avon residents have accused the council of being ‘inflexible’ on the railway through plans for a new community pavilion. The council has submitted a pre-planning application to Wiltshire Council to build the new two-storey clubhouse at the upper end of Culver Close playground, closer to the B3109 Frome road. […]

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Residents accuse Bradford at Avon City Council of ‘jumping the gun’ with community lodge proposals

ANGRY residents have accused Bradford at Avon City Council of ‘jumping the gun’ with his proposals for a new community pavilion on a local green space at Culver Close Playgrounds. The proposed new facility would replace the Cricket Club’s existing premises at Pound Lane and provide accommodation for local sports clubs and other community users. […]

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New massage studio in Bradford on Avon town center

A new massage studio has just opened in Bradford-on-Avon town centre, specializing in pregnancy and postnatal treatments. Mother-of-two Lindsay Furness has finally fulfilled her long-held ambition of creating her own permanent base, simply named Bradford on Avon Massageand has high hopes for the future. “It’s been my dream since my son was born – and […]

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New massage studio in Bradford on Avon town center

A new massage studio has just opened in Bradford-on-Avon town centre, specializing in pregnancy and postnatal treatments. Mother-of-two Lindsay Furness has finally fulfilled her long-held ambition of creating her own permanent base, simply named Bradford on Avon Massageand has high hopes for the future. “It’s been my dream since my son was born – and […]

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New massage studio in Bradford on Avon town center

A new massage studio has just opened in Bradford-on-Avon town centre, specializing in pregnancy and postnatal treatments. Mother-of-two Lindsay Furness has finally fulfilled her long-held ambition of creating her own permanent base, simply named Bradford on Avon Massageand has high hopes for the future. “It’s been my dream since my son was born – and […]

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Stratford-upon-Avon town center will become pedestrian friendly under new plans

Plans to make Stratford-upon-Avon town center more pedestrian-friendly have been unveiled. Warwickshire City Council and County Council have been working with the Town Center Strategic Partnership on ideas for what Bridge Street and High Street could look like in Stratford in the future. The hope is to improve the look and feel of downtown while […]

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Avon City Council will consider subdivision application for development on Post Boulevard

A 3D rendering of the proposed new subdivision, designed by TAB Associates, from the perspective of Eaglebend Drive. The application for the neighborhood envisions the creation of 24 townhouses just west of Post Boulevard.Courtesy picture Avon City Council is due to consider a new subdivision application for a parcel of land west of Post Boulevard […]

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Avon City Council split over allowing out-of-town food trucks in Avon

Currently, Rocky Mountain Taco – with its trailer between Avon Station and The Westin – is the only operator with an active vendor license to operate a food truck in town.Chris Dillmann/Vail Daily In May 2020, Avon City Council amended a municipal ordinance limiting food trucks to those operated by an existing Avon restaurant or […]

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Avon City Council to review concept plans for new community housing project

A first rendering by 2757 Design Co. of the Swift Gulch Community Housing Project from the City Council’s February 22 package. Concept plans include three buildings with 42 apartment units for the Avon-owned site.2757 Design Co./Courtesy Photo At its meeting on Tuesday, Avon City Council will consider a conceptual design for a new community housing […]

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Avon City Council approves recall fee reimbursement for Smith Hymes, Underwood

The bid to recall Avon Mayor Sarah Smith Hymes and council member Tamra Underwood was rejected by more than 70% of voters in the November election.Vail Daily Archive On Tuesday night, Avon City Council unanimously approved reimbursement to Mayor Sarah Smith Hymes and Council Member Tamra Underwood for expenses incurred during the November recall election. […]

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Avon city offices announce modified hours on Friday

Happy friday! Here’s everything you need to know about what’s happening locally today. First of all, the weather forecast for the day: Costs; morning snow, 1-3 “. High: 34 Low: 18. Here are the best stories from Avon today: Avon city offices operate a different schedule Friday due to snow (Avon website) City of Avon: […]

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Avon City Council Hears Youth Council Proposal, Approves Interlocal Agreement – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on December 16 at Avon Town Hall. Meetings can be accessed on the city’s Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter. The council meets on the second and fourth Thursday of each month, 6570 EUS 36. The next scheduled meeting is January 13 at 7 pm at the […]

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Avon City Council Approves Contracted Engineering Services and Awarded Grant – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover The Avon City Council met Dec. 2 at Avon City Hall. Meetings can be viewed on the city’s Facebook, YouTube, LinkedIn and Twitter networks. The board meets the second and fourth Thursdays of each month, 6570 EUS 36. The next scheduled meeting is at 7:00 p.m. on December 16. What […]

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Avon City Council Approves Schedule, Sidewalk Repairs, and Weather System Installation – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on November 18 at Avon Town Hall. See the meeting on the city’s Facebook page and YouTube. The next scheduled meeting is November 4 at 7 p.m. at City Hall, 6570 EUS 36. What happened: Deputy Chief Brian Nugent provided an overview of a new program […]

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Avon City Council Sets 2022 Budget, Establishes Committee, Approves Development Resolution – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on October 7 at Avon Town Hall. See the meeting on the city’s Facebook page and YouTube. The next meeting is scheduled for 21 October 6570 EUS 36 at 7 p.m. ICNE will report on this meeting in the next issue. What happened: The city hired […]

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Avon City Council approves police vehicle purchase and leadership training. – Hendricks County ICNE – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on September 23 at Avon Town Hall. The meeting can be viewed on the city’s Facebook page and on YouTube. The next scheduled meeting is at 7:00 pm on October 7, 6570 EUS 36. ICNE will report on this meeting in the next issue. What happened: […]

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Avon City Council is moving forward with house and road projects; Approves Website Upgrade – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

Compiled by Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on August 12 at Avon Town Hall. The meeting can be viewed on the city’s Facebook page and on YouTube. The next scheduled meeting is September 9 at 7 p.m., 6570 EUS 36. What happened: A planned unit development has been introduced which will be located […]

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Avon City Council to Consider Resolution Supporting Biden’s America the Beautiful Initiative

The city will consider a resolution that urges government entities to increase tools for local groups to preserve biodiversity and ecosystems as well as mitigate the impacts of climate change.Chris Dillmann/[email protected] The Mountain Pact encourages communities to show support for the Biden-Harris administration’s America the Beautiful initiative. And on Tuesday, July 13, Avon City Council […]

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Avon City Council Approves Police Camera Purchase and Tax Abatement – Hendricks County ICON – Web Edition

By Peg McRoy Glover Avon City Council met on July 8 and approved the Police Department’s purchase of 35 body cameras as well as confirmation of an economic development zone along Ronald Reagan Drive. Avon Police Chief Brian Nugent responded to council questions regarding the purchase of new body cameras for the police department and […]

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By 3-2, Avon City Council supports appeal of judge’s order to hold recall elections

In a special session Thursday night, members of Avon City Council voted to appeal this week’s ruling by District Court Judge Russell H. Granger. In a special session Thursday night, members of Avon City Council voted 3-2 to appeal the ruling this week by District Court Judge Russell H. Granger. On Wednesday, Granger ruled in […]

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Stratford-upon-Avon town center transformation plans for pedestrians and cyclists

Plans are being proposed to transform part of downtown Stratford-upon-Avon to create an environment more conducive to pedestrians and cyclists A call for tenders for the redevelopment of two key arteries in the city center is being drawn up. The first development plans for Bridge Street and High Street to make them more attractive to […]

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Avon City Council members discuss budget for underpass upgrade

Avon City Council voted on Tuesday to approve a million-dollar improvement project on Avon Road. The concept would bring essential improvements to the safety and aesthetics of the area.Daily Special Tensions mounted among members of Avon City Council on Tuesday over the budget and the construction of a new pedestrian and bicycle bridge along one […]

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Former Avon Town Hall demolition project starting March 1 will affect skier parking

The old Avon Town Hall building is due to be demolished in the city’s 2021 budget. Daily Special. The demolition project for the former Avon Town Hall site is scheduled to begin March 1, after city council has approved a $ 571,000 contract with Tasman Geosciences. The Denver-based demolition company is currently working on the […]

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Avon city council meeting gets tough as Jennie Fancher lays charges against Jake Wolf for his recall efforts

File photo: New Avon board members are sworn in at a special meeting on November 17, 2016 in Avon. From left to right, Jennie Fancher, Amy Phillips and Jake Wolf are sworn in by City Clerk Debbie Hoppe.Chris Dillmann | [email protected] | AVON – Avon city council meetings have been tense in recent months, with […]

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Former Avon city manager appointed administrator

Tom klein A longtime former Avon city manager has been named Montgomery County’s next administrator. Tom Klein was appointed on Monday by the Council of Commissioners to oversee the day-to-day operations of the county government. Klein begins September 21. “We feel like the friendliness of the community and the way everyone works together to uplift […]

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Avon City Council deadlocked over senior housing development plan

Avon City Council is deadlocked over a development proposal that has sparked debate among community members over whether an elderly community and storage unit is the best use for 33 acres of agricultural land. A 2-2 vote Thursday night means the plans for Country Crossing are still up in the air. If approved, the project […]

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Steel company fined for breaking weight restriction on Bradford-on-Avon city bridge

A steel shareholder has been fined for breaking the 18 ton limit on the Bradford-on-Avon city bridge. Hall and Pickles 1812, who describes himself as ‘the UK’s largest steel shareholder for over 200 years’, admitted the offense in Swindon District Court. The offense was committed on March 5. The company was fined £ 750 and […]

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Avon City Council rejects solar project by Wildridge resident Tom Ruemmler

AVON – Questioning the role of homeowners associations in shaping development approvals, Avon City Council turned down Wildridge resident Tom Ruemmler’s solar roof project on Tuesday, October 23. The project had not received approval from the Ruemmler Homeowners Association, but the town’s Planning and Zoning Commission nevertheless reviewed it in the summer of 2018. The […]

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City of Avon, village seeking to redevelop a parking lot to reduce traffic jams on the evening of the court | Local News

With high volume tickets and other arrests made as a result of the Livingston County Sheriff’s Office initiative underway, court evenings in the Village and Town of Avon tend to get busy. “You go to any town along (Interstate) 390 and court night is crowded,” said village mayor Tom Freeman. “And they are non-residents. It’s […]