The Vail Recreation District’s (VRD) mission is to offer diverse and exceptional recreation opportunities that enhance the physical, social and emotional well-being of all its residents and guests. The VRD aims to help Vail Valley residents and visitors pursue their recreational passions by providing the following:
VRD thrives because of its excellent relationship with Vail Valley residents and guests. Feel free to contact us about volunteer opportunities, grants, scholarships, employment or sponsorship.
Vail Recreation District Board of Directors | firstname.lastname@example.org
Meeting Agendas Meeting Minutes Master Plans Annual Reports Transparancy Notice
The Vail Recreation District Board of Directors, a five-member panel, is responsible for setting policies and guiding staff throughout the year. Each board member is elected to staggered four-year terms. Elections occur every two years in May with the next election scheduled in for May 2014. Board members must be residents or own real property in Vail. The VRD is a special district and is separate from the Town of Vail. The current Board of Directors and the year their terms expire are:
|Joseph Hanlon||Board Chair||2014|
The board meets at 5 p.m. on the second and fourth Thursday of each month at the Vail Town Council Chambers to discuss issues that could impact the VRD and the constituents of the District. Public input is welcome and is always the first item on the agenda. Public Access 5 films and airs Vail Recreation District board meetings. Visit www.publicaccess5.org and click on "program schedule" for times. Meetings are also available via the Web by clicking here.
Employment Opportunities/Volunteers | 970-479-2279 | email@example.com | Application
The VRD employs approximately 25 fulltime year-round employees. Employment opportunities increase each summer to maintain services at the Vail Golf Club and with Youth Services.
Partnership/Volunteer Opportunities 970-479-2446 firstname.lastname@example.org
Part of our mission is to keep recreation affordable. We achieve this with the help of national and local sponsors. We offer grants and scholarships for all our youth programs and free admission for our adult volunteers. We always need and appreciate volunteers and sponsors who help make our programs happen.
Financial Information | 2013 Budget Details | 2012 Fees
The VRD Board and staff closely monitor expenditures and incoming revenue, allowing the organization to meet its mission of providing diverse recreational programs and opportunities for its residents and guests. The VRD’s adopted budget for 2011 allows the organization to continue to provide high quality and cost efficient programs and activities, while remaining financially conservative. All fees listed are in U.S. currency (dollars).
Scholarships | Information
The Vail Recreation District is proud to offer grants or scholarships for most of its youth activities. With the help of various community outreach programs and businesses, the VRD is able to provide need- and merit- based awards to deserving youth throughout the Valley.