Chicken-suited demonstrator protesting Vail Resorts cited for trespassing in Vail

VAIL — A local demonstrator who has been using a bright yellow chicken suit to attract eyes to his protest signs has been issued a ticket for trespassing on Vail Resorts property.

Vail Police Department spokesperson Ryan Kenney said protestor Tim McMahon, of Avon, is allowed to demonstrate on Town of Vail property, but as soon as he crossed onto Vail Resorts property, the Vail Police Department was notified by the resort company.

“Mr. McMahon received a letter from Vail Resorts detailing that he was not allowed on their property,” Kenney said in an email. “We (Vail PD) met with