Service of Remembrance Planned on 10 Year Anniversary of Mountain Tragedy

On Wednesday, July 29, 2015, the Town of Avon will mark the 10 year anniversary of the Avon Mountain tragedy.

Tea-Lights-III-000000694402_LargeThe Avon Volunteer Fire Department (AVFD) and Avon Police Department (APD) are planning a special Service of Remembrance honoring the victims and first responders.

Those interested in attending are invited to gather at Boyles Furniture at the base of Avon Mountain. The service will begin at 7:15 a.m. RVSPs are requested by July 24, 2015 to the AVFD via email ( or phone (860-677-2644).