All posts tagged "housing"

  • THE BUZZ: Giving a Face to the Displaced

    The H.U.G. Project shines a light on people one step away from homelessness. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As 250 residents are evicted from the Virginian Village Apartments, placing affected folks in the community spotlight is increasingly important....

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Zombie Politics

    A lobbying group’s agenda would only exacerbate the housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Throughout the Town of Jackson’s District 2 rezoning process, one thing has remained clear. The public is overwhelmingly opposed to increasing the commercial...

    • Posted May 3, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ II: Authority Always Wins

    Electeds create new housing authority out of hot air. JACKSON HOLE, WY – County commissioners and town councilors met Tuesday to make two important decisions put off at past meetings. The joint board of 10 signed off...

    • Posted March 15, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Dude, Where’s My Car?

    Trading your car keys for a seat on the bus could ultimately result in more housing options. Jackson, WY – One of the most striking things I notice while walking (and yes, driving) around Jackson is how...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • FROM OUR READERS

    Housing solution right above our heads Grow up, Jackson. Literally. That’s the solution to the housing problem here and it may just be the means to preserving the integrity of small town life throughout America. Urban style...

    • Posted December 15, 2015
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  • THE BUZZ: Silently Opposed

    Citizens coined ‘protesters’ at meeting while council hesitated on housing. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – Last Tuesday’s Jackson Town Council meeting yielded an unusual scene in town chambers: Donned in button up shirts and blouses, more than 40...

    • Posted July 7, 2015
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  • THEM ON US

    Paging Dr. Buck Yes, that’s Jackson’s Buck Parker on NBC’s new reality survival show “The Island.” The 41-year-old doctor (Parker is a trauma surgeon now living in Orlando, Florida) managed to escape the first week of his...

    • Posted May 27, 2015
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  • THE BUZZ: Housing Summit high on hope…low on inventory, funding

    Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The Jackson Town Council and Board of County Commissioners held a two-day housing summit for the public last week. While it was at the beginning of Old West Days, it wasn’t anything like...

    • Posted May 26, 2015
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  • Petticoat Rule: Jackson Mayor Sara Flitner talks today’s pressing issues

    Jackson, Wyoming – With less than three months under her belt as Jackson’s head politico, Mayor Sara Flitner faces several daunting issues. As the valley’s new leader, Flitner will delve into the exorbitantly priced aftermath of the...

    • Posted March 18, 2015
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