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Posted on: March 28, 2020

Stay at Home Order Issued for those Over 65 and Those with High Risk Medical Conditions

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To view this Public Health Order, click HERE.

Following the spread of COVID-19 through confirmed community transmission, and the increase of individuals diagnosed to 13, The Teton District Health Officer, with authorization from the Wyoming State Health Of...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

New COVID-19 Cases Announced

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The Teton County Health Department believes community transmission is present in Teton County, WY after follow up by the Wyoming Department of Health for the third (3rd) COVID-19 case identified last night was completed.  The Teton County Health ...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Teton District Health Officer Recommendations

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Today the Teton District Health Officer Dr. Travis Riddell provided recommendations on ways community members can help decrease the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Teton County.  It sh...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

How to Access Health Department During Closures

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With the Teton County Board of County Commissioner’s vote on Friday to restrict public access at all County Buildings effective Monday, March 23, 2020 through April 3, 2020, Teton County Health Department wants to let the community know how they...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Commissioners Restrict Public Access to County Buildings

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On Friday, March 20th, the Board of County Commissioners voted to restrict public access to all County Buildings effective Monday, March 23 through Friday, April 3rd. County offices and departments will remain open and available to provide services to the...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Public Health Order Exception Allows Uphill Travel at Snow King

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 Uphill travel on Snow King Moutain is allowed per a Public Health Order signed by Teton District Health Officer Dr. Travis Riddell. 

 All personal uphill recreation at Snow King is allowed and Snow King is allowed to keep groomi...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

More Details on Teton County's First Confirmed Case of COVID-19

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After learning details of the epidemiological follow up completed by the Wyoming Department of Health regarding the COVID-19 case announced Wednesday, March 18, 2020 in Teton County, the Teton County Health Department has been notified there is no identif...

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Posted on: March 18, 2020

First Case of COVID-19 in Teton County

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On March 18, 2020, St. John’s Health announced the first case of COVID-19 in Teton County. To read the full release from the hospital, please click here. 

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Emergency Order Related to COVID-19

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EMERGENCY ORDER RELATED TO COVID-19

Following guidance issued by the President of the United States, entitled “Coronavirus Guidelines for America: 15 Days to Slow the Spread,” Teton County’s Health Officer, Travis Riddell issu...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Living Document of Closures

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Below is a list of closures/cancellations within Teton County Government and local businesses, organizations, agencies throughout Teton Valley. To be added to the list, please e-mail information to: kwaters@tetoncountywy.gov. NOTE: NOT ALL CLOSURES IN THE...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Parks and Recreation Mitigation Plan for COVID-19

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On Thursday March 12, 2020 the Teton Board of County Commissioners (BCC) and the Jackson Town Council provided policy direction to implement strategies of risk mitigation for the spread of COVID-19 within the community of Teton County.  This dire...

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Posted on: March 13, 2020

Public Encouraged to Watch Meetings Virtually

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As part of the Teton County Board of County Commissioners (BCC) desire to practice social distancing, the Board is asking members of the public to refrain from attending the Teton County BCC Voucher and Regular meetings scheduled for the week of March 16,...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

COVID-19 Update and Special Events Discussed at JIM

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Amid growing concerns on the spread of the Coronavirus (COVID-19) in Teton County, and the community’s increasing desire to practice social distancing, the Jackson Town Council and Teton County Commissioners voted unanimously  today in ...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

Winter Trail Grooming Continues Through March 28, 2020

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Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation grooms several locations in and around the valley for recreational opportunities including Cache Creek; Game Creek; High School Fields; Wayne May Park; Emily Steven’s; Stilson/Centennial area; and Sout...

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Posted on: March 5, 2020

Health Department Activates COVID-19 Hotline

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Members of the public with questions or concerns about the novel coronavirus disease known as COVID-19 can now call a hotline to get up-to-date information on the disease in Teton County.

The Teton County Health Department activated the hotline Thursday, M...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus Update in Teton County

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The Teton County Health Department and St John’s Health are actively monitoring an outbreak of a disease called COVID-19 that is occurring around the world and in other parts of the United States. COVID-19 is caused by a novel (new) coronavirus ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

New Hours for the Planner of the Day

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The Teton County Planning Division will soon have new hours of availability for walk-in meetings with the Planner of the Day.

Beginning March 2, 2020 hours of walk-in availability for the Planner of the Day will shift from Monday through Friday, 8:00 a.m. ...

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Fairgrounds Ice Rink to Close

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Currently all the rinks are in great shape for late February as temperatures and weather have been very cooperative recently.  It has been a great year for the rinks!  The Fairgrounds rink will be closing for the season Thursday, March 5...

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Posted on: February 21, 2020

Feedback Requested on Wastewater Facility Permit Regulations

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Below is a set of draft small wastewater facility permit regulations that are open for public review and feedback. A change to the rules and regulations has not yet been made or put before the Teton County Board of County Commissioners. The Teton County E...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

First Public Meeting on Hoback Water Project

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Nearly six months after the formation of the Hoback Drinking Water Quality Stakeholder Group, the stakeholders, along with Teton County and Teton Conservation District, are ready to present ideas that could help improve the quality of drinking water in Ho...

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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Public Meeting for Tribal Trail Connector Road

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Nine months after the first public meeting of the Tribal Trail Connector Road, Teton County, in cooperation with the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) and the Tribal Trail Stakeholder Advisory Committee, is hosting a second public meeting to up...

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Posted on: January 31, 2020

Everything You Need to Know About the 2020 Census

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Wyoming Census 2020

The U.S. has counted its population every 10 years since 1790 as mandated by the U.S. Constitution. Wyoming’s first Census was in 1870. 

The census can shape many different aspects of your community. Census data guides...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

Program Aimed to Reduce Fire Risk for Medical Oxygen Users

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In conjunction with the National Community Risk Reduction (CRR) Week, “Getting Ahead of the Call”, Jackson Hole Fire/EMS is launching a prevention program aimed at reducing risk and injury to home medical oxygen users. The program is a...

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Posted on: November 1, 2019

Seasonal Dog Park Opening

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The Teton County/Jackson Parks and Recreation Department will be setting up the seasonal dog park located on the west side of the Teton County Fairgrounds on Snow King Avenue.  Parks & Recreation in collaboration with PAWS of JH will again se...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Septic Systems Installation Seasonal Closure

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Winter may not officially start until December 21, but Teton County is already experiencing sub-zero temperatures and wintery conditions. The Teton County Engineering Division is reminding the public that all small wastewater facilities (septic systems) p...

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