News Flash

Posted on: August 15, 2019

Housing Rules & Regulations Update

2019 Rules and Regulations for 45-day public comment - cover page

At the July 23rd JIM (Joint Information Meeting), the Housing Department was directed by the Town Council and County Commissioners to make some changes to the Housing Rules and Regulations. Wyoming state statute requires a 45-day public comment period bef...

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2019 Housing Rules & Regulations Update Housing News
Posted on: July 3, 2019

2018 Annual Report Now Available

2018 Annual Report Cover

Each year, the Housing Department publishes the Annual Housing Report that provides information on Housing Department programs, community indicators, new projects, and more. The 2018 Report is now available via the link below.

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2018 Annual Report Housing News
Posted on: June 17, 2019

Finalists for 105 Mercill Avenue Chosen

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The 105 Mercill Avenue housing development will bring at least twenty-two new, permanently deed restricted housing units to the local market by the end of 2021. Five teams responded to the Request for Proposals to develop housing at the site. Four of thes...

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Housing News
Posted on: June 5, 2019

New Housing Development Open House

440 W Kelly

In January, the Town and County purchased two lots at 440 West Kelly Avenue for the purpose of building permanently deed restricted community workforce housing. This neighborhood, located directly north of the Fairgrounds and south of the Cowboy Village R...

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Housing News
Posted on: May 30, 2019

5 Developers Seek to Build Mercill Housing

105 Mercill

The RFP (Request for Proposal) to develop housing at 105 Mercill Avenue closed last week. Click here to check out our timeline and the 5 responses we received.

To read the Jackson Hole News & Guide article that covers these RFPs, please click the link ...

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Jackson Hole News & Guide Article Housing News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

HUD Releases New Median Household Income Numbers

2019 Small Income Range Chart

The median family income in Teton County, WY rose over 3% in 2018, according to the Department of Housing and Urban Development.

Community members seeking safe, stable housing through the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department, Jackson Hole Community Hous...

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Affordable Housing Income and Asset Limit Chart Housing News
Posted on: April 11, 2019

Jackson Housing Ombudsman Program: Mediation for Housing Conflicts

Calvin & Susie Argue

The new Town of Jackson Housing Ombudsman program was created to assist persons in the town of Jackson with housing concerns. They are here to assist and mediate landloard & tenant disputes, assist in resolving conflicts, and document & identify i...

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TOWN OF JACKSON HOUSING OMBUDSMAN PROGRAM (link) Housing News
Posted on: April 10, 2019

2019 Housing Supply Plan Approved

HSP Page 1

In 2015, the Housing Action Plan provided a map for a community-driven course for the future of housing production, preservation, and management. It is based on policy directives from the Jackson/Teton County Comprehensive Plan and informed by eight housi...

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Housing News
Posted on: March 18, 2019

New Housing Authority Board Appointment

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The Jackson/Teton County Housing Authority Board appointed a new member on Friday, March 15th: Annie Kent Droppert. She will serve a five-year term.

Ms. Droppert is a partner at Geittmann, Larson, and Swift LLP and owns an Attainable Home through the Jacks...

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Housing News
Posted on: September 25, 2018

PARKing Day 2018

parking day news flash

Last Friday the Housing Department had the opportunity to participate in PARKing Day. This event is held all over the world and serves as an opportunity for communities to think about how we utilize public spaces. Locally, Jackson Hole Public Art coordina...

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Housing News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

New videos released on Final Policy updates!

engage newsflash

You can watch these handy videos to learn more about the updates for the Housing Rules and Regulations, as well as for the Housing Requirements and Town Zoning:

Town Zoning Update

Housing Requirements Update

Housing Rules and Regulations Update

Teton County C...

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Housing News
Posted on: November 8, 2017

Town Reviews Affordable Housing Proposals

ToJ newsflash

The RFP is for the long-term ground lease and development of the Town-owned property located downtown and currently home to the Jackson Hole Children’s Museum and one employee housing unit.  

“This project represents an excellent opportunity to pr...

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