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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Fire & Rescue Spotlight

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In our Public Education Library we have links to the all the Major Wildfire Preparedness, Adaptiveness and Safety agencies. Please explore some of these resources to make certain you are ready for this Wildfire Season.  As always, you are welcome...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

Wildland Urban Interface Code Amendment

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Go to the Teton County GIS map to see red hash marked areas which are the mapped WUI.

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Posted on: June 18, 2021

Wildlife Friendly Fencing Amendment Draft Regulation

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The Teton County Planning & Building Services Department has developed and released amended draft regulations related to Wildlife Friendly Fencing. This update is one component of a series of Natural Resource Land Development Regulation updates within...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Groundbreaking for Mercill Condos

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Today Mercill Partners, Teton County, and the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department broke ground on Mercill Condos, a public-private partnership that will create 30 new Workforce homes in the heart of downtown Jackson. 

 

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

BCC Regular Meeting Action Report

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Teton County Board of Commissioners Meeting

Action Report – June 15, 2021

A summary of actions taken at regular Teton County Board of Commission meetings

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Posted on: June 14, 2021

Expect Delays on a Section of Fall Creek Road

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Motorists and bikers should expect to experience delays over the next two weeks on a section of Fall Creek Road in Wilson.

Teton County Road and Levee crews will be repairing the section on Fall Creek Road between Elk Trail Road and Red Top Meadows, causin...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Be Prepared: Wildland Fire Prevention

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- Due to dry conditions in the valley, Jackson Hole Fire/EMS is taking added measures to get the message out about wildland fires this summer.

  

“We cannot prevent a fire from a lightning strike,” said Fire Ch...

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Posted on: June 10, 2021

Bands Announced for Teton County Fair Kickoff Concert

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The 2021 Teton County Fair will look a lot more like normal this year with the return of live music at the Fair Kickoff Concert. 

This year’s concert features the American Folk duo, Jamestown Revival, and the North Carolina string band q...

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Posted on: June 3, 2021

2021 Teton County Fair Entries Open This Week

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The Teton County Fair is official taking entries for many of its most popular events, including the Figure 8 Races, Blue Ribbon Exhibit Hall, and the Open Class Horse Show.

“Coming off an adjusted 2020 Fair due to COVID-19, we are very excited to...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Weight Restriction on County Roads Lifted

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Effective May 19, 2021, the weight limit restriction for all Teton County roads is lifted, returning to the regular 60,000 lb GVW.  Please contact Road & Levee at 307-733-7190 for additional information or any questions.  

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Opportunity for Public Feedback on the Future Plans for Teton County parcel on Spring Gulch Road

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Teton County has developed a preliminary concept to improve public access and rehabilitate vegetation on a publicly owned parcel on Spring Gulch Road. This Vegetation Mitigation project is a requirement from the 2018 Replacement of the Cattleman&rsquo...

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Posted on: April 21, 2021

Commercial Air Tours Over Grand Teton National Park Resolution

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BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS OF TETON COUNTY

 

RESOLUTION #_______

COMMERCIAL AIR TOURS OVER GRAND TETON NATIONAL PARK

 

WHEREAS, Wind River Air, LLC scenic helicopter tours represents a comm...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Teton County Receives Federal Grant for Teton Pass Corridor

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Teton County, Wyoming has received a federal grant that will go toward improving transportation, outdoor recreation access and wildlife safety on Teton Pass. The County announced today that it was awarded $300,000 from the Federal Land Access Program (FLA...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

The State of the County

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To view the State of the County PowerPoint, click here. 

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

Northern South Park Public Participation Program

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The Northern South Park neighborhood will be designed through a planning process that supports and enhances shared community values. To achieve this objective, public participation is essential to this planning process. The following public participation ...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

Teton Mobility Corridor Improvements Awarded BUILD Tranportation Grant Funding

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The Teton Mobility Corridor Improvements (TMCI) project has been awarded $20 million in federal BUILD (Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development) Transportation grant funding from the U.S. Department of Transportation (USDOT), U.S. Secretary of...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Affordable Home for Sale

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The Housing Department is pleased to open a weighted drawing for a two-bedroom home located at 810 West. Please see details below and email the Housing Department with any questions you may have (housing@tetoncountywy.gov)! 

Unit 11, 810 West:&...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Pilot Preservation Program Launches

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February 1, 2021. The Preservation Program was approved by the Jackson Town Council and Teton County Board of County Commissioners January 11, 2021. This program will use $1,000,000 from the 2019 Specific Purpose Excise Tax ("SPET&q...
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Posted on: September 1, 2020

Housing Department Receives Grant for Emergency Housing

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Tuesday, Sept. 1, 2020, Jackson, Wyo. – Today the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department received a $25,000 grant to secure temporary housing for community members seeking a place to quarantine or isolate due to COVID-19. The grant was...

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Posted on: July 28, 2020

Housing Department Releases Midyear Report

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Jackson, Wyo., Tuesday, July 28, 2020 – The Jackson/Teton County Housing Department released its midyear report today, highlighting the department’s work over the first two quarters of 2020.  

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Scrap Metal Recycling Access Reduced at Recycling Center

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The large scrap metal bin at the Recycling Center will be removed on Friday, April 2nd. Small, residential scrap metal recycling will still be available for drop-off at the Recycling Center, during office hours. Please check in with office staff for bin l...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Summer Service Level Update-Snow King Restroom

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June 15, 2021 - Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation is happy to announce that the restroom at Snow King ballfield will be open to the public starting Wednesday June 16, 2021.  We appreciate the community’s patience while Snow Ki...

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Posted on: June 16, 2021

Floating Flat Creek

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Floating Flat Creek June 16, 2021 – It feels like August! Summer temperatures arrived about a month early this year and that means floating Flat Creek is a popular endeavor. Jackson/Teton County Parks & Recreation (TCJPR) and the To...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Snow King Ballfield Summer Use

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May 6, 2021 - Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation has been working closely with all the stakeholders involved in the Snow King gondola construction for the summer of 2021. Based on construction timelines and impacts on the surrounding areas, the ...

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Posted on: June 15, 2021

E. coli Warning Signs to be Posted on Fish Creek and Flat Creek

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June 15, 2021, Jackson, WY – Signs will be posted this week on portions of Fish Creek and Flat Creek warning recreational users of elevated levels of Escherichia coli bacteria (E. coli). This signage was first place...

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Posted on: June 11, 2021

Teton County Health Department’s Mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, Vaxi Taxi, Hits the Road

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June 11, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department now has a mobile COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic, called Vaxi Taxi, that will host pop-up vaccination clinics around the community.  The Health Depart...

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Shots of Swag: A Hole Community Vaccination Campaign

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update:

Shots of Swag: A Hole Community Vaccination Campaign

June 1, 2021, Jackson, WY – Beginning today the Teton County Health Department is launching the Hole Community Vaccina...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Mask Order in Effect June 1, 2021 Through June 11, 2021 for Public and Private K-12 Schools

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May 25, 2021, Jackson, WY – Statewide Health Order #1, which requires masks in public and private K-12 schools, is set to expire on May 31, 2021.  Most schools in Teton County, WY are in session through Jun...

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Teton County Health Department COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Moving Location and New Hours of Operation

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department’s COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic is moving back to the Health Department’s building, located at 460 E. Pearl Ave, after being at the new Target building since t...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

CDC Updates Mask Wearing Guidance for Individuals Who are Fully Vaccinated

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) today updated their mask-wearing guidance for individuals who are fully vaccinated against COVID-19.  According to the update...

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Posted on: May 13, 2021

Pfizer COVID-19 Vaccine Approved for Use in Those 12+; Vaccine Clinics at Schools

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May 13, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department will begin administering the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine to individuals ages 12 and up.  This is following the decision made by the Advisory Commit...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Into Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19

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May 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is pleased to announce that Teton County, WY has moved down into the Green (New Normal) Risk Level for COVID-19.  This decrease from the Y...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Rescinded Today, May 7,2021, at Noon

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May 7, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, was rescinded today, May 7, 2021, at noon. &...

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Posted on: April 29, 2021

Teton County, WY Mask Order Set to be Rescinded on May 7, 2021

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April 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer Public Health Order #21-3, requiring individuals in Teton County, WY to wear face coverings in certain places, is expected to be rescinded on May 7, 2021 instead of expiring on...

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Posted on: April 28, 2021

Exposure of Laboratory Test Result Data Described

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April 27, 2021

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is announcing a mistaken exposure of laboratory test result data involving the health information of thousands of Wyoming residents and others, as well as describing its plan to respond.

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

FDA and CDC Lift Recommended Pause on Johnson & Johnson (Janssen) COVID-19 Vaccine Use

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Following a thorough safety review, including two meetings of the CDC’s Advisory Committee on Immunization Practices, the U.S. Food and Drug Administration and the U.S. Centers for Disease Control an...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Teton County, WY Moves Into Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19

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April 23, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved down into the Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19. This decrease from the Orange (Moderate) Risk Level has ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Additional COVID Vaccine Appointments Available; Walk-in Appointments Welcome

April 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – Additional COVID vaccine appointments have been released this morning on the Teton County Health Department’s vaccine w...

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Posted on: April 15, 2021

Increased Food License Fee

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HB0049 was signed by the Governor this week (April 12, 2021). The bill is a fee increase for food licenses only and it takes effect on July 1st. All food licenses will be double, so a new license will be $200, renewals will be $100, and temporary permits ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Teton County, WY Extends Local Mask Order

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Teton County, WY Extends Local Mask Order

April 14, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer, Travis Riddell, MD, MPH, has received approval to extend the local health order that requires individuals within Teton Coun...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Vaccine Appointments for the General Public Released Tomorrow

March 29, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is transitioning to Phase 2 of the COVID-19 vaccine distribution. Beginning tomorrow, Tuesday...

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Progress of Phase 1 (1A, 1B, 1C)

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March 19, 2021, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department is currently vaccinating individuals included in Phase 1C and individuals who are in Phase 1A and 1B who have not already received the COVID...

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Posted on: March 18, 2021

Teton County Health Department Encourages Businesses and Organizations to Follow CDC Guidance

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March 18, 2021, Jackson, WY – On March 8, 2021, the Wyoming Governor’s Office announced that the statewide health orders would significantly change to allow bars, restaurants, theaters and gyms to resume normal ope...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Teton County, WY Receives Approval for Local Mask Order

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March 12, 2021, Jackson, WY – Following the March 8, 2021 announcement by the Wyoming Governor’s Office that the Statewide Mask Requirement would be removed, the Teton District Health Officer requested a local health order t...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

B.1.351 COVID Variant Originating in South Africa Detected in Teton County, WY

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March 8, 2021, Jackson, WY – A COVID-19 test collected on a Teton County resident in January 2021 has been genotyped and identified as the COVID-19 variant B.1.351, which was first identified in South Africa in late...

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Posted on: June 4, 2021

Snow King Hill Climb 2021

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Due to construction at Snow King this summer we will not be hosting the 2021 Snow King Hill Climb. Thank you to everyone, from runners to our local sponsors, who have supported this race year after year. We look forward to be running with you once again! ...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Recreation Center Hours Reduced

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The Teton County/Jackson Recreation Center will be reducing operational hours effective June 1st due to staffing constraints. 

Beginning June 1st, the Recreation Center hours will be:

  • Monday-Friday 6:00am-6:00pm
  •  Saturday 10:00am-5:00pm
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