All posts tagged "housing"

  • FEATURE: At Your Service

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jack Maguire has lived in Jackson Hole most his life, and worked in the service industry almost as long. But when he returned home from college he saw no other option but...

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Gimme Shelter

    Town council moves forward with an ordinance that would alter affordable housing standards on apartment complexes. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In a rather unexpected turn of events, town council voted unanimously to draft an ordinance that would exempt...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Wanted: Renter Relief

    Tenants in the valley may soon rest easier after town council agreed to move forward in conversations about tenant protections. JACKSN HOLE, WY – Cody Stearn’s* roof leaked all winter, and he put his safety on the line...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Redmond Hall Gets Real

    As rental project construction nears, some of Jackson’s workforce hold out for distant dreams of home ownership. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Shovels will move snow, or more likely break ground, April 10 at the corner of Redmond...

    • Posted March 28, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Renter Rights

    Some glean hope from council’s first discussion on ways to protect tenants. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson’s housing crisis was at the forefront of the local election and remains a dire issue for many of this area’s...

    • Posted November 22, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: We Forgot About Karyn

    Why you should vote for the 1 percent local option sales tax. JACKSON HOLE, WY – I’m often asked why the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance has endorsed the 1 percent  local option sales tax on the November...

    • Posted November 1, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Woeful Imbalance

    A new study zeroes in on the unhealthy, widening gap between residential potential and demand, and everything else that isn’t housing. JACKSON HOLE, WY – But first, let’s play a game What happens when you take a...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Art Fueled Revolution

    A new exhibit on the housing crisis reminds viewers the integral role art plays in politics and society. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In any fractious election year, you can be certain that artists will have a field...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Home Away

    Jackson’s under-housed get squeezed out a little more. Jackson Hole, WY – Jackson’s housing ills waver between emergency and urgency—a crisis that makes itself known in marches on town hall, and two-day summits where alarming statistics are...

    • Posted July 20, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: This Is Home

    Council stays the course to limit commercial development as citizens show up in droves for rally. JACKSON HOLE, WY – “I want people to know we are listening, we will work to fix what is broken. ...

    • Posted June 7, 2016
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