All posts tagged "Teton County"
THE BUZZ: Penny for Their Thoughts
Tax hike for housing, transportation hinges on the ‘hows?’ Jackson, WY – One of two agenda items at Monday’s joint information meeting between the town and county was a discussion on the public’s possible appetite for an...
- Posted October 6, 2015
GUEST OPINION: Creative Quarters
A few bold moves would go a long way to house more people in Teton County. Jackson Hole, Wyoming – There is a rapidly developing consensus that the town of Jackson and Teton County need to start...
- Posted September 29, 2015
Surprise: Transit Plan passes
Jackson, Wyoming – Town and County electeds passed unanimously the Integrated Transit Plan (ITP) at their Joint Information Meeting (JIM) this afternoon. It was anticipated by many that the revised plan was still too raw to receive approval, though...
- Posted September 14, 2015
GUEST OPINION: Lessons from football
Local government must make decisions based on entire ‘team’ Jackson Hole, Wyoming – As I lay on the Snow King ball field grass with my wife and kids watching this year’s fantastic Fourth of July fireworks show,...
- Posted July 15, 2015
THE BUZZ: Dem there were three
Party rounding up a trio for Turley’s successor Jackson Hole, Wyoming – More than two weeks after Melissa Turley announced her intention to leave the Board of County Commissioners, Democratic Party leaders are still muddling through the...
- Posted June 30, 2015
The BUZZ: Budget balancing
Town, county spending is up Jackson Hole, Wyoming – The county’s general fund budget for FY 2016 will just about hit the $39 million mark. The 5 percent increase is due in part to new hires the county...
- Posted June 23, 2015
GUEST OPINION: Don’t forget about Karyn
A healthy community means housing the middle class Jackson Hole, Wyoming – I’m often asked how housing fits into the Jackson Hole Conservation Alliance’s mission of protecting the wildlife, wild places, and community character of Jackson Hole....
- Posted June 3, 2015
THEM ON US
Yellen bails Well, we know one thing for sure: Janet Yellen is not a fly fisherwoman. The Federal Reserve chair announced she would be skipping the annual economic symposium held in Jackson Hole in August. Industry heavies...
- Posted June 2, 2015
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
PROPS & DISSES
Bare minimum doesn’t cut it One clear way to assess whether your politician has a Democratic heart or a Republican heart is to watch how they vote next month on a bill sponsored by Rep. Jim Byrd,...
- Posted December 31, 2014