All posts tagged "Shelter JH"

  • THE BUZZ 2: Minimum Notice Moves Forward

    Despite objections from dominant landlords, minimum notice requirement for tenants hurdles first obstacle. JACKSON, WY – The message at Monday’s town council workshop was clear: always get a lease in writing. But in a rental market like...

    • Posted August 30, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Protection Misnomer

    Tenant Protections Task Force can’t decide who it really wants to protect. JACKSON HOLE, WY – After months of meetings, the seven stakeholders of the Tenant Protections Task Force could not agree on legislative recommendations to bring...

    • Posted July 18, 2017
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  • An Upholstered Life

    Town workers are a step closer to legally living in homes on wheels. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The short-term housing solution—that is actually camping, that is actually parking—cleared two more hurdles during Monday’s Jackson Town Council meeting...

    • Posted June 8, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Housing Watch

    Council OKs car camping and relaxed affordable housing regulations. JACKSON HOLE, WY — Almost 12 hours of exhaustive town council meetings yielded, among other things, a handful of victories for housing projects, if being allowed to sleep...

    • Posted May 16, 2017
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  • 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: 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: Sheltering JH Renters

    Will tenant protections move the needle on the valley’s historic housing crisis? JACKSON HOLE, WY – Jackson Hole’s housing woes are plentiful. However, members of the housing advocacy group Shelter JH see a way to start tackling...

    • Posted December 15, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Lady Justice

    How one woman is waging the battle for Jackson’s voiceless. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Elisabeth Trefonas is skilled at making eloquent pleas on behalf of her clients, but on June 6, Trefonas’ voice trembled as she held...

    • Posted November 8, 2016
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  • Citizens March to Town Hall for Housing

    JACKSON HOLE, WYO – A grassroots organization is planning a rally and march to town hall today to encourage the involvement and engagement of Jackson’s workforce on housing issues. Shelter JH will gather demonstrators at 4 p.m. today...

    • Posted June 6, 2016
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