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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: February 10, 2021

Jackson Hole Fire/EMS Receives Karl M. Johnson Foundation Donation

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Jackson Hole Fire/EMS received a $15,000 donation from the Karl M. Johnson Foundation in Jackson, Wyoming. The funds are earmarked for additional handheld radios and pediatric medical training. 

 

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Parks and Recreation Community Update

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Due to warmer temperatures and longer days, Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation (TCJPR) will be providing swim opportunities, outdoor tennis courts, and programming for all ages. Please find the schedule for swimming opportunities at TCJPR below.&am...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Teton County Teton County Wins Celebrated Award for Budget Presentation

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For the third time since 2017, Teton County has been awarded the Distinguished Budget Presentation Award by the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) for the presentation of FY21’s budget. Teton County is the only county in the Wyoming ...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

Teton County Extends Deadline to Apply for Vacancies on Tribal Trail Connector Stakeholder Committee

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Teton County has extended the application deadline for three vacancies on the Teton County Tribal Trail Connector Stakeholder Committee. Applicants who are interested in being a sounding board for the project team and to provide input at various stages in...

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Posted on: April 14, 2021

BCC Regular Meeting Action Report

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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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Posted on: March 10, 2021

Governor Gordon Convenes Invasive Mussel Emergency Response Team

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Governor Mark Gordon has convened an emergency response team to mitigate impacts and seek solutions to the discovery of invasive zebra mussels in Wyoming. The team, led by Director Brian Nesvik of the Wyoming Game and Fish Department and Director Doug Miy...

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Posted on: March 8, 2021

Teton County Volunteer of the Year Announced

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Volunteers are the cornerstone of the Teton County Boards and are vital to raising awareness in the communities in which they live and work. Today, the Teton County Board of County Commissioners recognized one of those very special volunteers for their de...

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Teton County Celebrates Centennial

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Teton County Celebrates Centennial in 2021.

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

New Wood Roof Regulation

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Teton County Board of County Commissioners voted on February 16, to implement new regulations which will prohibit wood roofing for new residential construction in the county's Wildland Urban Interface areas (WUI), beginning on March 1, 2021.

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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: October 21, 2020

Parks and Recreation Winter Services Adjustment

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Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation (TCJPR) winter service levels for 2020-2021 have been adjusted from prior years’ due to COVID19 impacts on budgets and staffing levels.   The main impacts will be felt in the timeliness of sid...

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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: 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: December 11, 2020

Housing Authority Seeks Board Member

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The Jackson/Teton County Housing Authority Board is looking for someone to replace outgoing board member Amy Robinson. The deadline to apply has been extended to January 19 at 9am. Applications may be accessed via the Teton County website

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Posted on: November 18, 2020

Home For Sale

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Today the Housing Department announced a new weighted drawing for an Affordable Ownership 50-80% MFI home located near Jackson Hole Golf & Tennis. Home details are provided below. For more information please contact the Housing Department at housing@t...
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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Housing Department Releases Request for Proposals for Future Housing Development

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Tuesday, November 10, 2020, Jackson, Wyo. – Today the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department released a Request for Proposals (RFP) for Horizontal Infrastructure, Planning and Design for 445 East Kelly Avenue in Jackson, Wyoming. &...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Homes Available to Rent or Purchase

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October 28, 2020. The Housing Department is excited to announce a new weighted drawing for an Affordable Rental 0-50% MFI at The Grove. The deadline to enter this drawing is November 10, 2020 by 4pm. The Department has another weighted drawing currently o...
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Posted on: October 21, 2020

2-bedroom 80-120% Affordable Home for Sale

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October 21, 2020. Today the Housing Department announced a new weighted drawing for an Affordable Ownership 80-120% MFI home. 

45 Pine Glades Drive, Unit A: Click this link for all of the details 

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Posted on: October 7, 2020

Home For Sale

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October 17, 2020. 

Today the Housing Department began a weighted drawing for an Affordable Ownership 50-80% MFI home at The Grove.

268 Scott Lane, Unit 202: Click this link for all of the details 

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Posted on: September 22, 2020

King Street Condos Webinar Offered

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Registration is now open for a September 23rd lunch hour webinar hosted by the Jackson Hole Community Housing Trust. The webinar was created to guide interested applicants through the process of purchasing an affordable 1, 2, or 3-bedroom condo a...

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Posted on: September 16, 2020

2 Homes for Sale

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The Housing Department started drawings for two ownership homes today. 

268 Scott Lane, Unit 204: Click this link for all of the details

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Posted on: September 2, 2020

New Affordable Rental Available

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The Housing Department announced a new drawing for an Affordable 0-50% MFI unit today. Details are provided below.

Unit 309 - Grove Phase 1 at 250 Scott Lane: Click this link for all the details

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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: August 26, 2020

Two Homes for Sale

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Today, the Housing Department started drawings for an Affordable Ownership 50-80% MFI home and a Workforce Ownership home. The deadline to enter these drawings is September 8, 2020 at 4pm.

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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: July 1, 2020

Homes Available for Rent & Purchase

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We are pleased to announce we have two homes currently available for local, working households. Please find details, below. If you have questions, please contact the Housing Department at 732-0867 or housing@tetoncountywy.gov. You must have a complete Int...

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Posted on: June 10, 2020

One22 and Housing Department to Offer Free Appointments to Apply for WEHAP

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The Wyoming Community Development Authority (WCDA) released its application for the Wyoming Emergency Housing Assistance Program (WEHAP) last week. This program, funded with $15 million from the recent special legislative session, seeks to aid renters and...

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Posted on: June 4, 2020

Rent & Mortgage Relief Available

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Starting today, June 4, the Wyoming Community Development Authority will begin taking applications for the WY Emergency Housing Assistance Program. This state-run program is open to all Wyoming residents who are renters or homeowners and who have experien...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Public Access Restrictions to End on May 26th

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The Teton County Board of County Commissioners voted today to end public access restrictions at County Buildings as of Tuesday, May 26th with the exception of the Courthouse which will remain locked to public access until June 1st. Social distancing measu...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Covid-19 Housing Assistance / Asistencia de vivienda Covid-19

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In response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department and the Jackson/Teton County Housing Authority Board (JTCHA Board) have taken several actions for JTCHA tenants, JTCHA homeowners, and the community at-large. These actions ...

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Posted on: April 20, 2020

HUD Releases New Median Household Income Numbers

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The median family income in Teton County, WY rose by 8.3% in 2019 in contrast to 3.7% in 2018, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Covid-19 FAQ's

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The following link contain answers to commonly asked questions about Covid-19: Covid-19 FAQs

Please visit jhcovid.com for all local resources relating to Covid-19 in Jackson Hole. 

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Commissioners Restrict Public Access to County Buildings

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In an effort to practice and encourage social distancing, and to limit physical interaction between Teton County staff and the public, The Teton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) voted Friday to restrict public access at all County Buildings effe...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Resources Available During Covid-19 / Recursos disponibles durante Covid-19

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During this dynamic time we recognize that many of you are finding yourselves in need of extra support and/or you may know someone who needs support – neighbors, friends, colleagues. 

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

New Housing Authority Board Appointment

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The Jackson Town Council appointed a new Housing Authority board member on Monday, February 3rd: Estela Torres. She will serve a five-year term.

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Spring Clean Up 2021

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The annual Town of Jackson and Teton County Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling event, Spring Clean Up, will take place from May 10th-May 15th. The Town of Jackson and Teton County Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling are extremely excited to resume Spri...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Temporary Recycling Closure: April 22nd-26th

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Due to upgrades to the electrical system and baler at the Recycling Center ISWR will be temporarily suspending recycling services in Teton County from Thursday April 22nd through Monday April 26th. All recycling sites will either be closed, bins ...

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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: February 1, 2021

Textile Recycling Resumes at the Recycling Center

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Teton County Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling (ISWR) is excited to announce the resumption of textile recycling beginning today, Monday February 1st

 

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Posted on: January 29, 2021

Food Waste Composting Begins Monday, February 1st

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Teton County Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling (ISWR) is excited to announce the grand opening of the Food Waste Composting Facility and the ability to begin accepting food waste on February 1st, 2021. This service is open to residents and businesses w...

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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 29, 2021

Wyoming Records Show Significantly More Deaths in 2020

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Records kept by Vital Statistics Services (VSS), which is part of the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH), show a significant increase in 2020 deaths among residents over what would have been expected before the year began, along with fewer r...

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Posted on: March 25, 2021

Albertson’s and Smith’s now Offering COVID Vaccine Appointments

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Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

March 25, 2021, Jackson, WY – Albertson’s and Smith’s Pharmacies are now offering community members who fall into Phase 1c COVID-19 vaccine appointment...

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Posted on: March 24, 2021

Free COVID-19 Testing for Community After Spring Break

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March 24, 2020, Jackson, WY - Teton County Health Department is now offering free COVID-19 testing for the community after spring break. The Health Department is encouraging all community members who traveled for spring break to test ...

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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 11, 2021

Teton County, WY is in Orange (Moderate) Risk Level for COVID-19

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March 11, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved up into the Orange (Moderate) Risk Level for COVID-19. This increase from the Yellow (Low) Risk Level is primarily du...

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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: March 2, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Registration Now Open for People in Phase 1c Employment Groups

March 3, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department has now opened registration for both the employment and higher risk population-based Phase 1c...

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Posted on: February 25, 2021

Teton County, WY is in Yellow (Low) Risk Level for COVID-19

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February 25, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved into the Yellow (Low) Risk Level. This decrease from the Orange (Moderate) Risk Level has resulted from c...

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Posted on: February 22, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Wyoming Department of Health: COVID-19 Vaccine Demand Can Lead to Fraud

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February 16, 2021

The Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is warning residents to be on alert for suspicious, potentially fraudulent activity as efforts to help prevent COVID-19 deaths and illnesses by providing free, safe and effective vaccinations continu...

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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Teton County, WY is in Orange (Moderate) Risk Level

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February 11, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved into the Orange (Moderate) Risk Level. The change from the Red (High) Risk Level is due to continued improvements in some of t...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Teton County, WY is Back in Red or High-Risk Level

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Teton District Health Officer Rescinds Variance to Statewide Health Order #1 and Recommendation #11

February 4, 2021, Jackson, WY – Teton County Health Department is announcing that Teton County, WY has moved into the Red (High) Risk Level. The C...

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Posted on: January 16, 2021

More Contagious COVID-19 Variant Has Been Detected in Teton County, WY

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January 16, 2021, Jackson, WY – A COVID-19 test collected on a Teton County resident has been  genotyped and identified as the more contagious COVID-19 variant first identified in the Uni...

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Posted on: January 8, 2021

Teton County, WY COVID-19 Vaccination Update

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Preparations Finalized for Next Sub-Groups in Phase 1b

January 7, 2020, Jackson, WY – Teton County, WY is now ready to begin vaccinating sub-groups in phase 1b as described in the Wyoming Department of Health-Phase 1a and 1b COVID-19 Vaccine Prior...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Walton Levee Closure

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Beginning Tuesday, April 20th, between 7:30 am and 7:00 pm, the Walton Levee at Emily's Pond will close to the public.

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Jackson Hole Spring Runoff 5K Run/Walk

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5K Course9:00 am run/walkers/fun division startRace Start: North Park (Murie Family Park), Jackson, WY 

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Posted on: April 13, 2021

Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation- Community Update

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April 13th, 2021 Jackson, Wyo. –As the weather gets warmer and the daylights gets longer, Teton County/ Jackson Parks and Recreation, will be providing swim opportunities, open outdoor tennis courts and programming for all ages.  Below ...

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Men's and Women's Softball League

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Teton County/ Jackson Parks & Recreation wants to welcome you to the kickoff of this summer’s Adult Softball League. Whether you are very competitive and searching for an awesome softball league or simply looking to recreate on weeknights, o...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Winter Service Levels Survey

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4/5/21-Winter Service Levels Survey

Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation would like you to take a few minutes and participate in our annual survey related to winter service levels in Teton County and the Town of Jackson.   We want to hear y...

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Posted on: March 19, 2021

Spring Sports 2021

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2021 SPRING 3-ON-3 LEAGUE

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Spring 3-on-3 is open to boys and girls grades 1 through 8 interested in playing basketball at either the recreational league or travel league level.  3-on-3 provides a fast, fun version of th...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Exploratory Well Drilling

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The Town of Jackson will be drilling at the corner of Rangeview Park to determine if this is a feasible location for a new municipal water well to meet water supply needs in southwest Jackson neighborhoods.

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