by Government Watcher –
“WHEREAS, the Town of Vail is the major economic engine of Eagle County and its property values are very much part of the funding mechanism of Eagle County schools. In fact, $21.5 million annually is raised through Town of Vail property taxes, thus the town is a major contributor to the school district;
Not so fast – Vail Council…
The ECT supports the view that – “Vail is the major economic engine of Eagle County” HOWEVER – we wanted to know more about the Resolutions allegation that…”In fact, $21.5 million annually is raised through Town of Vail property taxes, thus the town is a major contributor to the school district…”
$21.5 Million? How do you know that figure, Council? So the ECT contacted the entire TOV Council and their Finance Manager (Judy Camp) TWICE last week.
Their response, to the ECT’s polite question?
If Vail elected leadership can’t respond in a timely fashion to a reasonable question about what the Town Council is alleging, then WHY SHOULD ANYONE BELIEVE YOU – Mayor Daly and peers?
(Click Here) for a copy of that Resolution. If you move your mouse over the image in this story – and read the name of the image when it pops up – it should be easy to tell why the ECT chose that photo…