All posts tagged "Jackson Town Council"

  • GUEST OPINION: Jackson Hole Divided

    Portraitgate may be over but partisan politics are here to stay. JACKSON HOLE, WY – On Monday, the Jackson Town Council took up the issue of the decoration of town hall. Although it was not on the...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • The Conclusion of Portraitgate

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – If a photo hanging on a wall isn’t news, the overflowing room at last night’s town council meeting suggests otherwise. After nearly an hour of discussion and public comment, Jackson Town Council voted...

    • Posted June 20, 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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  • New Leaders Take the Reins

    Pete Muldoon, Greg Epstein begin freshman terms in office. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Residents piled into Jackson’s town hall Tuesday night to witness Pete Muldoon sworn in as mayor along with town council incumbents Hailey Morton Levinson and...

    • Posted January 4, 2017
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  • Friess + Trump = ‘Civility’

    Town council candidate organizes protest in response to Donald Trump, Jr.’s appearance today. Jackson Hole, WY — Mr. anti-Skittles is coming to town. Donald Trump, Jr., son of presidential candidate Donald Trump, will appear at a fundraising...

    • Posted October 3, 2016
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  • They’re In: Primary Election Results

    Mayor Pete Muldoon                 780 Sara Flitner                     752   Mark Obringer               494 Stephen...

    • Posted August 17, 2016
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  • FEATURE: High Stakes Primary

    Why citizens need to show up and vote on August 16. The primary election is here and one thing is fairly certain, one thing we know: history says most of you won’t show up. The 34 percent...

    • Posted August 9, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Incentive or Subsidy?

    Disagreement persists as town passes short-term rentals in downtown Jackson. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A last minute “tweak” has turned into a full-time haggle as the mayor and town council try to incentivize workforce housing in the downtown...

    • Posted July 12, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Lodging Flip-Flop

    Elected officials oscillate on a decision that could exacerbate the housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The Jackson Town Council switched its stance to include commercial development in downtown Jackson last week, causing some residents to question...

    • Posted June 28, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Pulse on Politics

    A first glance at the candidates vying to lead, represent the valley. JACKSON HOLE, WY  – The field of candidates for local office is set with the passing of last Friday’s deadline. Every local race—county commission, town...

    • Posted May 31, 2016
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