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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Administration Office and Post Office Closed for Thanksgiving

The Cordillera Metro District Administration Office and the Cordillera Post Office will be closed on Thursday, November 23 for the Thanksgiving holiday. Regular business hours for the post office will resume Friday, November 24. Regular business hours for...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Food and Toy Collection

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Carole Schragen and Gail O'Brien will collect new toys, books and gift certificates for the annual Salvation Army drive for the Christmas holiday.A collection box for toys and books will be placed near the coffee machine in the Cordillera Café.  ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2017

Strategic Planning

Dear Cordillera Property Owners,A strategic planning session will be held in the summer of 2018. Interested property owners are encouraged to volunteer and join the Strategic Planning Committee. The committee will be involved in reviewing the survey that ...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Windrows & Snow Berms

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Public safety reminds property owners that windrows or snow berms created as a result of wind or snow plowing activity that block driveways are the responsibility of the property owner.  Snow plow contractors may push the snow into the designated...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Holiday Lighting Guidelines

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Per the Design Review Board (DRB) guidelines, colored lights may be displayed from December 15 through January 15.  Reasonable amounts of small white holiday lights may be displayed from November 15 through March 15.  All lights must be ...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Receive Agenda/Packets Notifications Through 'Notify Me'

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In Notify Me on CordilleraLiving.com property owners can subscribe to receive email and/or text message updates from one or all of the available lists, including from the Agenda Center where instant notification are sent when a board agenda or packet is m...

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Posted on: October 27, 2017

Election reminders from Eagle County

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allots were mailed to all active registered voters in Eagle County on October 16 and should now have been received.Ballots must be returned by November 7. Voters are reminded to affix 49 cents postage to their ballots if they choose to return them by mail...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Benson Appeal Survey Results

The CPOA Board of Directors voted on Friday, September 29 to proceed with an appeal of Judge Dunkleman's ruling in the Lodge 106 case.   The Benson group has made a formal request to the CPOA Board to assist in funding the Benson appeal, in an am...

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Posted on: October 25, 2017

Lawsuit Filed Against CMD & CPOA

CSMN Investments, LLC (CSMN) filed its Complaint for Declaratory Judgment, Injunctive Relief and Damages against the CMD, CPOA and individuals affiliated with the CMD/CPOA in Federal District Court in Denver.  CSMN Investments, an investment grou...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

What does that warning mean?

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WHAT DOES THAT WARNING MEAN?

When a warning is issued during the winter season, will you know what it means, and will you know how to respond?  

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A Hazardous Weather Outlook is issued daily by each National Weather Service office serving Col...

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Posted on: October 23, 2017

Winter Travel Safety

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Before winter weather arrives in earnest, it is highly recommended that you prepare your car or truck for winter travel.

A well-equipped vehicle has adequate tires, tire chains, tow rope, sand or cat litter for traction, shovel, tool kit, windshield scrape...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Notice of Proposed 2018 Budget

Notice is hereby given that a 2018 proposed budget has been submitted to the Cordillera Metro District and Cordillera Property Owners Association.  The proposed budget will be considered at a special meeting of the Cordillera Metro District on Oc...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Reminder: Respond to Opinion Survey on Benson Appeal

As you know, the Benson group has made a formal request to the CPOA Board to assist in funding the Benson appeal, in an amount not to exceed $100,000. Prior to making a decision on the Benson's funding request, the Board is soliciting community feedback a...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Change in Recycling Schedule

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Honeywagon, Cordillera's trash and recycling service, made a clerical error and issued an incorrect trash and recycling schedule.  A new schedule is available.  Trash and recycling will continue to be picked up on Tuesdays, however, the ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Snowplow Operator Registration Requirements

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Property owners are responsible for maintaining their own driveways and parking areas following a storm. Snow removal contractors must register with the Cordillera Metropolitan District to operate within the community and must display a service sticker in...

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Hunting Reminder

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As a reminder, rifle hunting seasons for deer and elk starts October 14 and runs through November 19.  There is no hunting in Cordillera. Property owners who will be accessing public lands from Cordillera for hunting are asked to register their v...

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Posted on: October 2, 2017

Winter Storm Damages Trees Throughout Cordillera

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Cordillera experienced the early arrival of winter this past week culminating in a winter storm on Sunday night that left six to eight inches of snow throughout the community.  Given the time of year, many tress have not dropped their leaves and ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Vail Gondola Club Open Houses

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Come to Vail for one of the final Farmers' Markets of the season, take in the beautiful fall colors and visit The Vail Gondola Club!  

  • Sunday, September 24 or October 1
  • 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Vail Gondola Club is located in the Vista Bahn building at ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Fall Fitness Schedule & ACC Workshops

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The Athletic Center of Cordillera's fall fitness schedule starts Monday, October 2. Fitball, Hydro Cycle, Yoga, Total Tone, Basi Pilates Tai Chi are offered.

 Please note, there is no Pilates on October 4.

Workshops

The Fix

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Cordillera Stitching Group

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Open to everyone engaging in any kind of craft with a needle whether it is crochet, knitting or sewing. Newcomers and experienced are welcome. Learn some new techniques, garner some inspiration or just get to know your neighbors.

New Cordillera property ow...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Reporting Dog Complaints

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Public safety works to mitigate dog-related issues when they arise. However, Eagle County Animal Services is ultimately the agency responsible for enforcement.

Property owners are encouraged to contact Eagle County Animal Services to report dog-related gri...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Monday Night Football

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Join fellow Cordillera friends and neighbors at the Trailhead on Monday, October 30  to watch the Denver Broncos take on the Kansas City Chiefs for a Monday night showdown. Kickoff is at 6:30 p.m.

Game day food and beverage will be provided. Come ...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Trailhead Fall Clubhouse Access

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Attention Cordillera football fans! The Trailhead Clubhouse will be accessible this fall via key fob/access card from 8 a.m. - 11 p.m. daily (the same cards which are used to access the athletic center).  Property owners will have access to the T...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

The Trailhead for Private Parties

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Looking for a venue for a holiday party or get together? Look no further. The Trailhead Clubhouse, and its amazing Gore Range views, provide an ideal setting for your next event.

Located in the Ranch, at 3000 Fenno Drive, this beautiful facility is perfect...

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Posted on: September 28, 2017

Food and Toy Collection

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Carole Schragen will collect new toys and books for the annual Salvation Army drive for the Christmas holiday.

A collection box will be placed near the coffee machine in the Cordillera Café.

In addition, as property owners head out of town, they ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Board Meeting

Cordillera Metro District and Cordillera Property Owners Association will hold their Regular Board Meeting, Friday, September 22 starting at 8:30 a.m.  

The agenda and board packet can be found at www.CordilleraLiving.com/AgendaCenter when they ar...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Horsin' Around Day

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  • Saturday, September 23
  • 2:30- 5:30 p.m.
  • Horse demonstrations
  • Pony rides
  • Grooming stalls
  • Petting zoo
  • Food and beverages  
  • Free admission

Time to put on your western garb, gather the family and head to the Cordillera Equestrian Center for a fun afternoon of...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Improvements to the Cordillera Equestrian Center

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The footing replacement project at the Cordillera Equestrian Center is nearly complete.  The new footing will provide horses and their riders a safer riding environment with more stability. To complement the footing, new wall boards were also ins...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Subscribe to Gate Call Box

The call boxes at each of the gates will be replaced in coming weeks.  With the replacement, now is a good time for property owners to have their phone number programmed into the box for remote opening.  

When the gates are not staffed, 1...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Notify Me

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Notify Me®, on the homepage of the website, allows property owners to sign up to receive email and/or text messages from one or all of the available lists: Event, Board Meeting or ACC calendar, Job Postings and Agenda Center.  Subscribers...

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Posted on: September 15, 2017

Salvation Army Food Collection

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As property owners head out of town, check the cupboards for soon-to-be expired food.

Larry Brooks will be collecting non-perishable food items and delivering them weekly to the Salvation Army Food Pantry. There is a collection basket at the Cordillera Caf...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Amazon Home Delivery Canceled

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Amazon recently changed delivery practices for its Prime members.  Packages will no longer be delivered to individual addresses, rather, all boxes will be delivered to the Cordillera Post Office.  

Due to this change, it is imperative tha...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Chef's Dinner

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Join Chef Bailey for an end of summer season Chef's Dinner.

•Thursday, September 14

•6 p.m. Hors D'Oeuvers and Mingle

•7 p.m. Dinner

•Cordillera Café

•$100 per person inclusive of tax and gratuity

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Community Hike

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Back by popular demand, there will be another community hike this season.  

Join Assistant Recreation Manager Aubrey Lewis Friday, September 15, 2017 for a walk up Squaw Creek to Big Park.  

- Time: 9 a.m.

- Location: Squaw Creek Trailhead ...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Vail Gondola Club Open Houses

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Come to Vail for one of the final Farmers' Markets of the season, take in the beautiful fall colors and visit The Vail Gondola Club!  

•Sunday, September 24 or October 1

•11 a.m. - 3 p.m.

The Vail Gondola Club is located in the Vis...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Art Classes

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Mio Studio is offering painting and drawing instruction in group classes Thursdays and Saturdays at the Cordillera Café

•Thursday evenings, 5:30 p.m. - 8:30 p.m.

•Tailored  for a beginner to intermediate students.

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Douglas Fir Beetle Found in Cordillera Trees

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The Douglas-fir beetle has been found in Cordillera and has already stricken several old-growth trees at the Trailhead.  

Douglas-fir beetles produce one new generation each year with some larvae and adult beetles overwintering in the bark of infe...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Landscaping Workshop

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CSU Extension and Eagle River Watershed Council host workshop on sustainable gardening and landscaping for fall

CSU Extension and Eagle River Watershed Council will host a free workshop, "Putting your Garden to Bed: River-Friendly Landscaping & Ga...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

CPOA Election Results

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The CPOA Board of Directors election took place at the CPOA Annual Meeting, Friday, August 18. There were five candidates running for two open positions.  

There were 355 votes cast. The elected candidates are:

• Michael Grier, Term to Aug...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Horsin' Around Day

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  • Saturday, September 23,  2:00- 5:30 p.m.
  • Horse demonstrations
  • Pony rides
  • Activities for the kids
  • Food and beverages available for purchase
  • Free admission
  • Stay tuned for more details

Time to put on your western garb, gather the family and head to the Cor...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Transponders & Gate Opening

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Public safety reminds property owners that white transponders must be placed on the dashboard or adhered to the window.  If the transponder is hidden in the console, the door pocket or glove compartment the readers do not sense the transponder to...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Transponder Application Is Now Online

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Property owners who need a new transponder are asked to complete the application online. Property owners should be prepared to provide year, make, model and, most importantly, license plate number on the transponder application

Please allow 24 business hou...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Granada Glen NOW OEPN to Fishing

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Granada Glen NOW OEPN to Fishing

Water temperatures have returned to normal at Granada Glen Pond so it has reopened to fishing.

Upper Bearden, Lower Bearden,  Summit and Granite Springs ponds are also open.

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Dog Waste, a Noxious Nuisance

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Dog owners must promptly remove fecal waste from roadsides, the dog park and other public areas and deposit it in a proper trash container.

Not only is dog waste a nuisance, the harmful bacteria, viruses and parasites that it contains can cause both human ...

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Bearcat's New Entrance Arch

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Community operations recently completed a two-week project to build a new entrance-arch at Bearcat Stables.  

Crews recycled old growth timber from recently felled trees at the Trailhead to construct the new 16-foot tall by 16-foot wide arch. The ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Cordillera Group Hikes

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Join Assistant Recreation Manager Aubrey Lewis for the summer hiking series.      

  • Shrine Pass
  • Friday, August 11
  • Meet at 7:30 a.m. at Cordillera Post Office to car pool. 

Detailed hike information is available at  ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Website Open Houses

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Learn how to access the community directory    

To help familiarize the community with the features of the website, an open house is scheduled for:

Friday, August 11 at 10 a.m.

Administration building, 408 Carterville Road.

RSVP to jwalker@c...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Meet the Cake Lady

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Cordillera resident Alison Warren makes cakes look as good as they taste.  Join her for a fun demonstration on how to make a sculptured handbag cake.

  • Monday, August 14
  • Cordillera Café
  • 5 - 7 p.m.
  • Cake and sparkling wine
  • RSVP required to ann....
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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Cordillera's "Sounds of Summer" Concert Series with Hazel Miller

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The Hazel Miller Band will perform an eclectic blend of Jazz, R&B, Blues and original music with Hazel's voice charging songs with a primal dose of genuine soul to get you dancing and singing along.

  • August 16, 2017
  • Bearcat Stables
  • 5:30 - 8:30 p.m.
  • Food an...
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Posted on: August 4, 2017

CPOA Annual Meeting & Election

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The CPOA Board of Directors Annual   Meeting is scheduled for Friday, August 18 at 3 p.m at the Interfaith   Chapel in Edwards located at 32138 US Highway 6, Edwards. Check-in for   the 

meeting begins at 2 p.m. so prope...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Weed Control Program

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All privately owned properties in Cordillera must mitigate for noxious weeds.  If, upon inspection, the Metro District finds undesirable plants within the property boundaries, community operations will notify the property owner that there are und...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

No Tailgating Through the Gates!

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This week there were two more incidences of drivers hitting the gates.

Drivers are reminded to:

  • slow down,
  • do not tailgate or piggy-back through the gate,
  • give a car length between vehicles and
  • ask guests to go through the guest gate.

The gate readers need spac...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Granada Glen Pond Closed to Fishing

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Fly Fishing Outfitters reminds those fishing that morning beat reservations are to be off the river by 2 p.m. as the afternoon beat reservations start at 3 p.m.

Current 2017 Cordillera Fishing Passes are to be displayed in vehicle windows when fishing the ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2017

Copper Bar Farmer's Market

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Visit Senator Kerry Donovan's family farm and see what REAL farm life is all about, Wednesdays from 1 - 5 p.m.

Everything from free-range, farm-fresh eggs and hormone-free, lean Highland beef, to whatever happens to be seasonal: beets, carrots, zuchinni, s...

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Posted on: July 26, 2017

CPOA Board Response to Petition

Communication from the Board of the Cordillera Property Owners Association concerning two petitions which have been submitted to the Board.

As many of you know, a number of homeowners have signed two petitions seeking Board action. The petitions were prese...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Quiet Dogs Make Happy Neighbors

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Excessive dog barking is a nuisance. Dog owners are asked not to allow dogs to continuously bark.

According to Eagle County resolution 2010-126, "It is unlawful for any owner to fail to prevent a pet from disturbing the peace of any other person by ha...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Cordillera's "Sounds of Summer" Concert Series

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The Hazel Miller Band will perform an eclectic blend of Jazz, R&B, Blues and original music with Hazel's voice charging songs with a primal dose of genuine soul. The music is designed to get the audience dancing and singing along.

  • August 16, 2017
  • Bearca...
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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Slow Down at the Gates

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Tailgating or piggy-backing behind another vehicle through the gate will likely result in vehicle and/or gate damage (possibly at the owner's expense). A gate lowers after it senses a car has passed underneath.

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Roundabouts - A Safer Choice

A roundabout was  installed at the intersection of Fenno and Club Cottage Drive in an effort to reduce speeds.

Compared to other types of intersections, roundabouts have demonstrated safety benefits.

Navigating a roundabout is easy. Here are a few ...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Mountain Valley Horse Rescue Barn Brunch

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Tickets are now available for the Barn Brunch on July 30 benefiting Mountain Valley Horse Rescue.

This year's brunch honors Cordillera's very own Joanne Kelley for her years of volunteer service to the Rescue and its horses.

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Cordillera Group Hikes

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Join Assistant Recreation Manager Aubrey Lewis for the summer hiking series.

Booth Creek Falls, Vail 

July 28, 2017, 7:30 a.m. Meet at the Cordillera Post Office

Detailed hike information along with meeting times and locat...

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Posted on: July 21, 2017

Paving of Territory Trail and Kicking Horse

Road Work Ahead

Road construction on Territory Trail will be performed beginning July 24, Monday through Friday between the hours of 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. Single lane closures will be in effect in the immediate work area throughout the day and traffic control will be provide...

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Posted on: July 5, 2017

Emergency Alert System, ECAlert

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Get alerts about emergencies and other important news by signing up for Eagle County’s Emergency Alert program at ECAlert.org. This system enables government agencies to provide residents and visitors with critical information quickly in a varie...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Fire Restrictions Issued Due to High Fire Danger

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Stage 1 fire restrictions begin Friday, July 7 for the White River National Forest,  Bureau of Land Management-administered lands, unincorporated and private lands in Eagle county which includes Cordillera. Fire restrictions on these lands will b...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Community Center Planning Open House

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CMD and CPOA launched a feasibility study for a centralized community center that would serve as a multiuse, focal point at the entrance of our community. The planning process builds on the strategic initiatives the boards and community have developed pre...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Peek-A-Boo Trash

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Respect the community you live in, place trash in the dumpsters  

Public Safety recognizes community members efforts to use the trash and recycling dumpsters as intended by dumping trash and recycling in the appropriate dumpsters.

This past week, t...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

Eagle River Open for Fishing

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The Cordillera River Parcel is open, so all 2017 Cordillera Fishing Pass holders may start booking beats with Fly Fishing Outfitters by calling 970-845-8090. Cordillera Fishing Pass can be obtained at the administration building.

Please be advised that the...

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Posted on: July 10, 2017

ACC Fitness Classes & Workshops

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Tai Chi

Tai Chi returns with classes on Wednesdays 10:30-11:30 a.m. through the summer.

Special Yoga Series, Cakra (Energy) Balancing  

Learn about Cakras, subtle energy, in the body and mind, and balance it for optimal well being and health.

Visit C...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Cordillera Group Hikes

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Join Aubrey Lewis for the summer hiking series.  

July 14: Whitney Lake, Homestake Road

Detailed hike information along with meeting times and locations are available at www.CordilleraLiving.com/calendar.

Contact Aubrey at alewis@cordillerametro.org...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Eagle County Agencies Discourage Use of Fireworks

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With Fourth of July celebrations nearing, public safety agencies in Eagle County remind everyone that the personal use of most fireworks is prohibited.

Illegal fireworks include: bottle rockets, firecrackers, cherry bombs, Roman candles and M-80 salutes. W...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Cordillera's "Sounds of Summer" Concert Series

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Bring a blanket or a lawn chair and prepare for an evening of fantastic tunes that will get you dancing.  Carzy Wagon will be on hand to offer tasty global comfort food.

A pure Colorado bluegrass band, Hardscrabble performs a unique blend of origi...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

CPOA Board of Directors Call for Nominations

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The Cordillera Property Owners Association is  seeking nominations of property owners to be candidates for the position of director on the Association’s Board of Directors.

Any Cordillera property owner may nominate himself or herself as a candida...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

ACC Fitness Classes & Workshops

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Additional classes were added to The Athletic Center of Cordillera’s fitness schedule to accommodate increased demand.  Visit the website to view the schedule.

Additional classes include:

  • Barre Above, Tuesdays and Thursdays at 8 a.m.
  • Basi ...
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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Website Open Houses

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To help familiarize the community with the features of the website, open houses are scheduled for.

•June 26 at 2:30 p.m. at the administration building.

•July 12 at 10 a.m. at the Cordillera Cafe.

•August 3 at noon at the administr...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Yield at the Roundabout

A roundabout was installed at the intersection of Club Cottage Drive and Fenno Drive. The roundabout is intended to compel drivers to go slower in this high-traffic area.

Drivers should slow down as they approach and yield to automobiles in the roundabout....

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Holiday Trash Schedule

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Trash containers may be placed at the curb between 7 a.m. and 7 p.m. the day of pickup.  For the upcoming holiday week, trash pickup is July 5 with no curbside recycling.  

Trash lids must be secured on containers.  As a reminder...

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Posted on: June 30, 2017

Seeking Food Donations

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Larry Brooks will be collecting non-perishable food items and delivering them weekly to the Salvation Army Food Pantry through the summer.

There is a collection basket at the Cordillera Cafe for donations

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Posted on: June 26, 2017

Sex in the Garden

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Join fellow neighbors at the Cordillera Cafe to meet resident and author Angela Overy on Monday June 26th from 5:30  to 7:30 p.m.

Angela has written the book SEX IN YOUR GARDEN and will offer a good-natured, engaging lesson in botany for gardeners...

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

New Homeowner Reception

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This event is an opportunity for the new property owners to be welcomed to the community.

RSVP is requested by Friday, June 23 to Jaime Walker, communications manager, at jwalker@cordillerametro.org.


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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Tennis/PIckleball Court Repair

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Repair and resurfacing is scheduled for Monday, June 26 - Wednesday, June 28. 

 
While construction is ongoing, the courts will be unavailable for play. Please pardon the inconvenience.

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Summer Wine Tasting

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Join us for a "Summer Wine Tasting" Tuesday, June 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Unwind and enjoy the beautiful views of the Trailhead Club House and Pool Complex.

Beaver Liquors will be presenting refreshing wines that are perfect for summer. Light h...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Celebrate Independence Day with Cordillera

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Community Day: July 3

Community Day party will take place at the TimberHearth.

Live music, food, drink and fun activities for the kids including train rides, slides, jump house and more.  

•Open to all community residents.

•Golf at ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Chef's Dinners

We are delighted Chef Bailey will be hosting two dinners where he will use fresh, locally sourced ingredients to provide tantalizing summer inspired menus. Take this opportunity to enjoy the company of your neighbors with food, fun and wine.

Tuesday, July ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Cordy Camp is Open

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Cordillera Day Camp, also known as "Cordy Camp," is held at the Trailhead Clubhouse & Pool Complex every summer.

Running through August 15, campers ages 5 through 12 will experience the great outdoors and enjoy swimming, tennis, golf, fishing...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

ATV Prohibited on Roadways

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Property owners are reminded that ATVs are prohibited on Cordillera roads except when used by  CPOA and CMD personnel when conducting maintenance operations.

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Responsible Dog Owners Keep Neighbors Happy

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Per Cordillera’s regulations, dogs that are outdoors should be on a leash no longer than 12 feet in length and under direct control of a person. Under no circumstance shall dogs be allowed to run loose or be unattended.  

Dog owners must...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

No Trespassing on Diamond S Ranch

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The dirt road off of Summit Trail above Eagle River Fire Protection District’s Station 16 that leads to Diamond S Ranch is not a walking path.  Beyond the gate is private property of Diamond S Ranch.

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Event Parking

Property owners are encouraged to contact public safety to register events that involve a large number of vehicles.

Public safety will assist with parking to include setting up cones for areas of no parking so as not to block fire hydrants and also direct ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Ongoing Weed Management

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As part of ongoing efforts to control non-native, invasive plant species that are an economic and environmental threat to the land value in Eagle County,  community operations oversees the weed management program which is consistent with State an...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Emergency Contact Information

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Does public safety know how to reach you if there was an emergency? Have you changed your contact information lately?  

Update your contact information with public safety by completing the Emergency Information Survey and Emergency Situation Relea...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

July Cordillera Spirit

The next issue of Cordillera Spirit will be available soon throughout the community.  

If you or someone you know in the community is not receiving a copy of Cordillera Spirit, please email ann.schimmel@n2pub.com.

July Issue

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Reminders

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-- The Trailhead pool is open for the summer from 11 a.m. - 7 p.m. All guests should be accompanied by a Cordillera property owner when accessing the Trailhead facilities. Children age 12 and under should be under adult supervision. Lifeguards will be on ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Gin Runny with Larry Youse

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Larry and Cindy Youse are long time members of the Cordillera community. Larry was injured in a serious ski accident six years ago, but has regained all of his mental skills.

Last summer a small group of property owners played Gin every Thursday afternoon ...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Yappy Hour at cordillera Dog Park

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Yappy Hour takes place at the Cordillera Dog Park every Thursday in June, July and August. The dog park is on Carterville Road behind the Community Operations building.

•Every Thursday, June through August.

•5:30 - 6:30 p.m.

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Save the Date: Mountain Valley Horse Rescue Brunch

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July 30, 3017 at Judy LaSpada Residence. A fundraiser to support horses and honor Joanne Kelly's service to the rescue.

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Community Center Planning Open House

CMD and CPOA launched a feasibility study for a centralized community center that would serve as a multiuse, focal point at the entrance of our community. The planning process builds on the strategic initiatives the boards and community have developed pre...

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Posted on: June 25, 2017

Community Directory Access

Owner Portal

The Directory & Property Owner Portal button on CordilleraLiving.com links directly to public safety’s ABDI GateAccess.net which offers residents the ability to review their contact information and manage their preferences for each field tha...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Roundabout on Fenno

Road Work Ahead

As part of an effort to slow traffic on Fenno Drive, a temporary roundabout will be installed in the coming weeks. The asphalt roundabout will be installed at the intersection of Club Cottage Drive and Fenno Drive. The roundabout is intended to compel dri...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Drop-In Pickle Ball

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Monday, Saturday & Sunday: 9 a.m. - 11 a.m.
Tuesday and Thursday: 3 p.m. - 5 p.m.

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Chef's Dinners

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Join us this summer for Dinner with Chef Richard Bailey of TASTE 5 Catering at the Cordillera Cafe.

We are delighted Chef Bailey will be hosting two dinners where he will use fresh, locally sourced ingredients to provide tantalizing summer inspired menus! ...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Cordillera Group Hikes

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Join Assistant Recreation Manager Aubrey Lewis for hikes in Cordillera and around the Vail Valley.

Contact Aubrey at alewis@cordillerametro.org to attend.

Please remember to pack plenty of water and snacks, wear sunscreen and comfortable hiking shoes.

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

New Homeowner Reception

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This event is an opportunity for the new property owners to be welcomed to the community.

RSVP is requested by Friday, June 23 to Jaime Walker, communications manager, at jwalker@cordillerametro.org.


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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Summer Wine Tasting

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Join us for a "Summer Wine Tasting" Tuesday, June 27 from 5:30 to 7:30 p.m. Unwind and enjoy the beautiful views of the Trailhead Club House and Pool Complex.

Beaver Liquors will be presenting refreshing wines that are perfect for summer. Light h...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

CPOA Board of Directors Call for Nominations

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The Cordillera Property Owners Association is  seeking nominations of property owners to be candidates for the position of director on the Association’s Board of Directors.

Any Cordillera property owner may nominate himself or herself as...

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

New procedure for obtaining fishing passes

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New this year, all Cordillera Fishing Passes will be picked up at the Cordillera Administration Building located on Carterville Road.  

To receive a fishing pass, homeowners are required to take an orientation class to learn safety, rules and regu...

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

Gate Installation

Road Work Ahead

The gate mechanisms at the Divide gate will be replaced in coming weeks. During the replacement, lane shifts will occur. Drivers are asked to exercise patience during the repairs as some delays may be experienced.

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Posted on: June 9, 2017

Postponed: Migration of Emails to New System

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The announced transfer of the email subscription lists to a new provider has been postponed.

Out of an abundance of caution to ensure there are no gaps in communication over the busy summer months, the migration was postponed until November.

Meanwhile, webs...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Community Center Planning Process Update

The CMD/CPOA Boards met with Davis Partnership and Goulding Development Advisors Wednesday, May 24, to further review the feasibility of a community center development for Cordillera that would provide a centralized venue for the community incorporating a...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Trailhead Pool Opens for the Summer

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The Trailhead Pool Complex opens for the summer Saturday, May 27 to all Cordillera property owners, their extended family and in-resident guests.

All guests should be accompanied by a Cordillera property owner when accessing the Trailhead facilities. Child...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

ACC Summer Fitness Schedule

The Athletic Center of Cordillera’s summer fitness schedule starts Monday, May 29.    There are a few changes of note: 

  • Fit Ball will be on Monday’s from 8 a.m. - 9 a.m.
  • Total Tone moved up one hour to a 8 a.m....
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Posted on: May 26, 2017

The Short Course is Open

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The Short Course is open as a walking course for only Cordillera property owners, guests and Club at Cordillera members.  

  •     Play starts each day at 9 a.m.
  •     Standard golf etiquette applies.
  •   &nb...
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Posted on: May 26, 2017

CMD Offices Closed

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CMD offices, post office and community operations will be closed Monday, May 29, 2017 in observance of Memorial Day.

Memorial day is a no work holiday which means there is no outdoor work or no noise during the holiday.

Please contact public safety if you n...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Spring Cleaning & Yard Debris Pickup

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To assist Property Owners in disposing of bulk household items during spring cleaning, Community Operations will place a dumpster in each neighborhood for use on a first come, first serve basis until it is full, Thursday’s in June from 9 a.m. - ...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Cordillera Group Hikes

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Summer is coming and it’s time to get hiking! Please join Assistant Recreation Manager Aubrey Lewis this summer for her hiking series. Aubrey will hike a few Fridays each month from June to August and invites you to join her for a variety of hik...

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

News from the River

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The Cordillera River Parcel on the Eagle River closes to fishing when water levels exceed 1200 cfs.  When river fishing is prohibited,  property owners can enjoy Colorado’s many tailwaters or your favorite still water.

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Community Center Planning

Dear Cordillera Property Owners,  

A strategic planning session was held Tuesday, March 28, after a half-day tour of other recreation and community facilities in the valley on Monday, March 27. The planning session focused on objectives to enhance...

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Posted on: May 15, 2017

River Parcel Closed

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The Cordillera-owned section of the Eagle River is currently closed to wade fishing due to high flow rates exceeding the safety threshold of 1,200 CFS. Beat reservations will not be made until after flows decline.

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Ranch Gate Arms Disabled During Fenno Asphalt Overly

During the milling and asphalt replacement on Fenno Drive, the homeowner lane at the Ranch Gate will be closed as the gate-arm will be disabled; all traffic will be routed through the guest lane. The exit lane gate will also be disabled and will remain up...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Trailer Parking Regrading

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The trailer parking area at the end of Carterville Road will be regraded in coming weeks to expand the parking area. During the two week construction project, trailers will be relocated either within the trailer parking area, to the equestrian center or t...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Roundabout and Speed Bumps

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As part of an effort to slow traffic on Fenno Drive, a temporary roundabout will be installed in the coming weeks. The asphalt roundabout will be installed at the intersection of Club Cottage Drive and Fenno Drive. The roundabout is intended to compel dri...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

ACC Shower Remodel

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The Athletic Club of Cordillera’s men’s and women’s locker room showers will be under construction in late May; construction dates are still being finalized.

Shower basins, thresholds and tile will be replaced.

While under cons...

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Posted on: May 12, 2017

Short Course Opening May 19

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The Short Course will be open as a walking course for only Cordillera property owners, guests and Club at Cordillera members May 19. Play will start each day at 9 a.m.  Standard golf etiquette applies.

The course will be closed each Wednesday for ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Cordillera Day Camp: Registration Open Now

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Cordillera Day Camp, also known as "Cordy Camp," is held at the Trailhead Clubhouse & Pool Complex every summer. From May 30 to August 15, campers ages 5 through 12 will experience the great outdoors and enjoy swimming, tennis, golf, fishing...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Open House Policy Change

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Cordillera Metro District announces new open house procedures. Effective May 26, 2017 open houses will be permitted from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m. daily with no restrictions on the days of the week.

All other guidelines pertaining to open houses and for sale signs...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Fenno Drive Asphalt Overlay

Road Work Ahead

Starting May 15 and continuing through May 30, Fenno Drive from Squaw Creek Road to the Ranch Gate House will be overlaid with new asphalt.

The Fenno asphalt overlay project will take approximately three weeks to complete and will be performed by Elam Cons...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Spring and Summer Street Sweeping

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Community Operations continues its spring roadway sweeping operations. Preliminary sweeping on primary roads is complete. Staff will soon begin cleaning secondary roads and service drives.

When clean-up of all the community roads is finished, sweeping will...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Cordillera Dog Park Open

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The dog park, located on Carterville Road, is now open for the summer.

Dog owners must promptly remove fecal waste from the dog park and other public areas and deposit it in a proper trash container. Not only is dog waste a nuisance, the harmful bacteria, ...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Cordillera Pond Fishing

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The Cordillera ponds are ready for your fishing enjoyment. Chironomid midges and fathead minnows are the main food source right now. This is great for the active fisherman who likes to throw streamers and move around, as well as the patient nymph fisherma...

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Posted on: April 28, 2017

Community Gardens Plot Available

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It's planting season again. Time to reserve your community garden plot to plant and grow delicious fruits and vegetables. There are 12 plots available on a first-come, first-serve basis. The community garden is located on Carterville Road adjacent to the ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Bears Emerging from Hibernation

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With the snow melting and warmer temperatures, bears are waking up from the long winter hibernation. Cordillera is in the heart of bear country, so residents and guests should take precautions to avoid human/wildlife interactions.

Bears typically become ac...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

Cordillera Equestrian Center Break Room Remodel

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Community Operations recently completed a new break room, complete with new cabinets, flooring, lighting and paint. Check it out! Also completed were improvements to the indoor horse waterers with new stronger plumbing that is resistant to damage from the...

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Posted on: April 14, 2017

SKI and TEE with The Club at Cordillera

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SKI and TEE with The Club at Cordillera

The Club at Cordillera is excited to announce their annual SKI and TEE event at the Valley course.

Participants will meet at the Gondola Club to ski Vail at 9:30 a.m. on Saturday, April 22. After skiing, everyone will...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Order Your Lock Box Replacement Today!

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In 2005, the CPOA sponsored the installation of electronic SupraBoxes to be used for emergency access at individual homes. Now that the boxes are more than 10 years old, the manufacturer warns that the batteries have reached the end of their life expectan...

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Posted on: April 4, 2017

Letter from the CMD & CPOA Board Presidents

Dear Cordillera Property Owner,

The Cordillera Metro District (CMD) and Cordillera Property Owners Association (CPOA) would like to provide an update on services that continue to benefit property owners and strengthen the community.

Water Surcharge

CMD is pl...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

News from the River

Fish update

Beat update:

As of Monday, March 20 Cordillera beats are assigned for morning and afternoon reservations.  New passes are now available.

Morning Beats: Dawn to 1 p.m.

Afternoon Beats: 2 p.m. to dark

As a reminder, anglers are required to book reserva...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Cordillera Property Owners Night at the Vail Dance Festival

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Saturday, August 5 | Gerald R. Ford Amphitheater

Hosted by Priscilla Brewster

6:15 p.m. Shuttle pick up at Timber Hearth

6:45 p.m. Arrive GRFA to enjoy a beverage in the Borgen Family Patron Plaza

7:30 p.m. International Evenings of Dance II  

9:45 p....

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Pink Vail Success

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Over 120 skiers joined the Vail Gondola Club team for Pink Vail on March 25 raising $4,150.  In the past five years, the Vail Gondola Club team has raised well over $50,000. The proceeds from the event benefit patient care and survivorship progra...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

Responsible Dog Owners Pick Up After and Leash Their Dog

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Per Cordillera regulations, dogs that are outdoors should be on a leash no longer than 12 feet in length and under direct control of a person. Under no circumstance shall dogs be allowed to run loose or be unattended. Loose pets can both chase and be chas...

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Posted on: March 31, 2017

DRB Reviews Landscape and Architectural Projects

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As spring approaches and home projects are planned, property owners may need to notify the DRB before starting landscape and construction projects. Below is a list of examples that require DRB approval or notification.

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Ranch Guest Entry Gate Replacement

As you may have noticed, the gate-arm located in the guest lane at the Ranch gatehouse was removed.  This is because the control module which lifts the arm is broken. Parts are no longer made for the control module, so the whole unit will be comp...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Weight Restrictions to be Lifted

Due to the unseasonably warm temperatures and based on the current forecast, the weight restrictions for the Ranch and Divide neighborhoods will be lifted May 27 and April 5 for the Summit nieghborhood.When the average daily temperatures increase, the gro...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

Responsible Trash Dumping

Community dumpsters, located at the Community Operations facility upper parking lot, are for Cordillera property owners only.  No contractors or commercial vendors are permitted to use the dumpsters.  

Prohibited items for the dumpsters a...

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Posted on: March 17, 2017

It's Flood and Wildfire Awareness Week in Colorado

The first defense against wildfires is to create and maintain a defensible space around your home. Defensible space is the area around a home or other structure where fuels and vegetation are treated, cleared or reduced to slow the spread of wildfire. Cre...

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Posted on: March 3, 2017

Update on the Pending Sale of the Lodge & Spa, March 3

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State Court Action (CMD and CPOA): The Eagle County attorneys recently submitted the Record from the County proceedings/hearings to the Eagle County District Court for use in the Rule 106 appeal filed by both the CPOA/CMD and the Bensons. In light of the ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Weight Restrictions on Roads

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Cordillera has initiated weight restrictions on Metro District roads that limit trucks to 12,000 pounds per axle versus the normal highway restriction of 18,000 pounds per axle.

When the average daily temperatures increase, the ground beneath the roads beg...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

ACC Cardio Room Remodel Complete

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The cardio room at The Athletic Center at Cordillera (ACC) is now open. Renovations include fresh paint, new flooring and new-state-of-the-art Life Fitness cardio equipment, as well as enhanced wi-fi capability throughout the building. New equipment list ...

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Posted on: February 21, 2017

Street Sweeping Begins

Community Operations will begin street sweeping starting Tuesday, February 21 to clean up and remove the large amount of sand on the roads. There is a potential for large amounts of dust in the immediate vicinity of the street sweeper.  This will...

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Posted on: February 2, 2017

CPOA Limited Amendment Election Results

The Cordillera Property Owner Association announces the election results for the Limited Amendment to the Amended and Restated Declaration of Protective Covenants, Conditions and Restrictions for Cordillera (CCRs).  With 440 votes cast, the measu...

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Posted on: January 2, 2017

2017 Special District Transparency Notice

This information must be provided to the eligible electors of the district between November 15, 2016 and January 15, 2017.

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Posted on: December 30, 2016

2016 Annual Report

We are pleased to present Cordillera's 2016 Annual Report which highlights the results achieved this year. We hope you enjoy looking back on 2016!

If you have questions or comments, please contact the administration office at 970-926-1923.

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Posted on: December 2, 2016

2017 CPOA/CMD Proposed Budget

The 2017 CPOA/CMD Proposed Budget and the 2016 Proposed Amended Budget are available here: 2017 CPOA/CMD Proposed Budget.

If you would like a hard copy, you may pick one up at the CMD Administration Building at 408 Carterville Road or at the Cordillera Pos...

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