All posts tagged "SPET"

  • THE BUZZ: Needs and Wants

    A SPET darling, the Parks and Rec housing and maintenance project is on pause. JACKSON HOLE, WY – The only housing project voters approved in the May SPET election is stalled for now. A sole construction bid...

    • Posted July 25, 2017
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  • SPET Sound Off

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – Results from the SPET election poured in Tuesday evening and they reflected a shift from what the community once identified as key priorities: transportation and housing, at least among the 45 percent of...

    • Posted May 3, 2017
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  • SPET Voting Today

    Some Quick SPET Beta Vote today for 11 capital projects for housing, transportation, public safety, education, senior care and recreation to be funded by SPET. Polls are open till 7 p.m. and unregistered Teton County voters can...

    • Posted May 2, 2017
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  • SPET Showdown Garners Large Audience, But No Adams

      JACKSON HOLE, WY – The only empty chair in the Elks Club Wednesday was the one reserved for Justin Adams, co-founder of Save Historic Jackson Hole. Town Councilor Jim Stanford invited Adams to the club to debate...

    • Posted April 27, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Traffic Tribulations

    Some want action on Stilson and START now to mitigate motor vehicle congestion. JACKSON HOLE, WY – When town and county electeds discuss traffic and transportation during joint informational meetings this week, they will be presented with...

    • Posted April 25, 2017
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  • SPET Showdown

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – In response to a series of ads published by “Keep Wyoming Wild” and Save Historic Jackson Hole criticizing the SPET tax, Jackson Town Councilman Jim Stanford has challenged Justin Adams, co-founder of SHJH,...

    • Posted April 21, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 3: To SPET or Fret

    Opponents are wary of the price tag while SPET supporters say this is the last hope to address community needs. JACKSON HOLE, WY – Polls are open for the SPET election, but a debate has ensued since...

    • Posted April 4, 2017
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  • Make Sense of SPET

    JACKSON HOLE, WY – After two months of seemingly interminable town and county deliberation, it is now up to the public to decide which SPET initiatives are worthy of their cents. To learn more, the Town of...

    • Posted March 14, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Four’s a Crowd

    Senior center, Children’s Learning Center, CWC and boat ramp stalled in SPET discussion. JACKSON HOLE, WY – County commissioners and town councilors failed to reach a decision Monday with what Teton County Commissioner Mark Newcomb called the...

    • Posted February 15, 2017
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  • THE BUZZ 2: Redmond and Hall Moves Forward

    Town and county officials vote to pour $1.95M into the affordable housing project in East Jackson. JACKSON HOLE, WY – A treacherous storm on Monday that prompted officials to shut down Teton Pass highlights this area’s deepening...

    • Posted January 10, 2017
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