All posts tagged "jackson hole housing"

  • THE BUZZ 2: Rice’s Apartments Become Reality

    In an effort to address a mounting housing crisis, town council approves once contentious Sagebrush Apartments. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Tuesday’s Jackson Town Council meeting was a victory for restaurateur Joe Rice and for some of the...

    • Posted June 28, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Housing Neutrality

    Some say forget the emotions, just give us the numbers. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The clock is ticking for Joe Rice’s 90-unit apartment complex on 550 W. Broadway, known as Sagebrush Apartments. Town councilors moved to continue...

    • Posted June 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Hotels not Housing?

    Large Town Square hotel project gets nod of approval from planning commission, drawing ire from residents. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Less than a year after housing advocates marched through Jackson holding signs that read, “Housing not Hotels,”...

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: Livin’ on a Prayer

    Some electeds say proposed amendment tied to new apartment project would help developers but could hurt people who need housing most. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Town chambers filled to the brim Monday night with people in support...

    • Posted March 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ: Woeful Imbalance

    A new study zeroes in on the unhealthy, widening gap between residential potential and demand, and everything else that isn’t housing. JACKSON HOLE, WY – But first, let’s play a game What happens when you take a...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
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  • FEATURE: Art Fueled Revolution

    A new exhibit on the housing crisis reminds viewers the integral role art plays in politics and society. JACKSON HOLE, WY – In any fractious election year, you can be certain that artists will have a field...

    • Posted October 11, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: It Takes a Village

    How an activist, two aspiring politicos and a community solved a housing crisis. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Two town candidates missed primary day. They were not at election headquarters when results came in. While their peers knocked...

    • Posted August 23, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: House of Cards

    Families are faced with the prospect of homelessness after an affordable housing fiasco. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Connie Jones has no problem being the “face” of the housing crisis. She wants to make sure her landlords read...

    • Posted August 16, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ: Tenement Tenting

    Homeless shelters pop up in canyons, mountains, and creeks, prompting electeds to once again consider temporary labor camps. JACKSON HOLE, WY – As the summer season hits full swing, worker shortages continue to be an issue for...

    • Posted June 21, 2016
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  • THE BUZZ II: Authority Always Wins

    Electeds create new housing authority out of hot air. JACKSON HOLE, WY – County commissioners and town councilors met Tuesday to make two important decisions put off at past meetings. The joint board of 10 signed off...

    • Posted March 15, 2016
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