All posts tagged "Teton County"
FEATURE: Man with the Plan
Real talk with long-range planner Alex Norton on community growth and values. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Probably every generation of Jackson Holers viewed their beloved valley on the cusp of irreversible change. From the first settlers who...
- Posted March 29, 2016
GUEST OPINION: Ante Up
To create the Jackson Hole we want, we have to put our chips on the table. Jackson, WY – Halfway up the boot pack on Mt. Glory for a dawn patrol lap with two good friends, I...
- Posted December 22, 2015
FEATURE: Identity Crisis
When teens struggle to find their place in a party town. Jackson, WY – It was one of those icy mornings when the roads are empty and Jackson feels like a ghost town. Driving around, you might...
- Posted November 3, 2015
GUEST OPINION: Housing for Public, By Public
Private development is missing the mark Jackson, WY – In my last piece in this space I wrote about what kind of housing we should be considering. Today I’d like to discuss who would own and operate...
- Posted October 13, 2015
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