All posts tagged "Start Bus"

  • START It Up: Four proposed schemes could raise up to $5 million for START service

    After Teton County voters chose not to enact several proposals in May 2017 to expand funding for the county’s START bus system, officials from the town of Jackson and Teton County have begun looking elsewhere to shore...

    • Posted January 17, 2018
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  • THE BUZZ: Back of the Bus

    The valley’s only public transit will be studied for its ridership and funding. JACKSON HOLE, WY – To define “fairness” in START funding, town and county electeds voted last week to approve a 10-member funding task force...

    • Posted May 9, 2017
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    Embrace your election grief As we navigate the emotional landscape of the current political climate one may wonder if the five stages of grief apply. All signs point to yes—we are suffering a certain kind of death...

    • Posted March 8, 2016
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  • GUEST OPINION: Dude, Where’s My Car?

    Trading your car keys for a seat on the bus could ultimately result in more housing options. Jackson, WY – One of the most striking things I notice while walking (and yes, driving) around Jackson is how...

    • Posted December 29, 2015
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  • THE BUZZ: Presentation Without Taxation

    Officials stall on best approach to fund housing and transportation. Jackson, WY – Civic leaders continue to struggle with the best approach for funding their commitment to provide for future housing and transportation needs in the valley....

    • Posted December 8, 2015
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  • START Bus director hired

      JACKSON HOLE, WYO – An exhaustive search for a new START Bus director has ended with the appointment of Darren Brugmann to head the valley’s transit agency. Brugmann is a 25-year veteran of transit management. His...

    • Posted June 26, 2015
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    START continues to expand but is everybody on the bus? Teton County’s mass transit system begins and ends with START. The Southern Teton Area Rapid Transit authority has grown (some would say ballooned) by leaps and bounds...

    • Posted May 19, 2015
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    Equality State’s inequality Aaron Schrank’s fine piece for Wyoming Public Media was broadcast over the weekend. Titled, “Inequality In The Equality State: Disparities Abound In Wyoming’s Renowned Ski Town,” the five-and-a-half minute radio story explores the chasm-like...

    • Posted January 13, 2015
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