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Posted on: May 29, 2020

COVID-19 Testing

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A giant thank you to the 1,000 plus Teton County residents that showed up to participate in the first ever mass pandemic testing performed in Teton County

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Posted on: December 31, 2019

Thermal Fuse Campaign Kicks off for Teton County

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Wyoming has a fire problem. The problem is civilian deaths in home fires that have medical oxygen in use. In the last year more than fifty percent of the deaths in residential structure fires throughout the state have been in homes with medical oxygen.

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Wyoming Property Tax Refund Program

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Residents must match the description below to qualify for the current Property Tax Refund/Credit/Deferral Program in Wyoming. The deadline to apply is Monday, June 1, 2020.

Wyoming Statute § 39-13-109(c)(iii)(C). A refund granted under th...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

How To Participate in County Commissioner Meetings

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OPTIONS FOR ATTENDING COUNTY COMMISSIONER MEETINGS

PDF document can be found here

Due to recommended social distancing practices the public is encouraged to view meetings online and participate remotely. Elected officials, presenters, and staff members may ...

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Posted on: May 6, 2020

LDR Revisions

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DRAFT 2019-2020 LDR CLEANUP RELEASED FOR PUBLIC REVIEW 

Teton County planning staff undertakes an initiative biennially to clean up the Teton County Land Development Regulations (LDRs) with an LDR text amendment. The project number associated with...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

Free Showers at the Recreation Center

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Teton County/Town of Jackson Parks and Recreation will begin offering free showers to the community at the Recreation Center starting this Saturday, April 25th. "We recognize in talking to many of our partners in the different systems of care organiz...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

Using the Pathways System Amid COVID-19

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With so many people out on the pathways right now, a lot of whom might not regularly use pathways and are perhaps a little rusty on their pathways etiquette, Friends of Pathways and the Jackson/Teton County Pathways program would like to remind the commun...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

2020 Census Goal to Count Every Person in Teton County

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Today kicks off the United States Census Bureau’s effort to count every single person living in the United States and five U.S. territories, and now it is easier than ever to be counted.

For the first time since the United States started counting...

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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: 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: 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.

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

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Posted on: March 11, 2020

1-Bedroom Workforce Home For Sale

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We are excited to announce the sale of a 1-bedroom Workforce Unit. 

This unit will be sold on a first come, first served basis. Please note this is not a weighted drawing. The first household to submit a complete application to the Housing Departm...

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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. 

The Town of Jackson in conjunction with countless com...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

RFQ for Low-Income Housing Tax Credit Developer

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The newly adopted Housing Supply Plan calls for a Low-Income Housing Tax Credit ("LIHTC") project to begin this year with a Request for Qualifications for developers with extensive experience building LIHTC projects as the first step. The RFQ Co...

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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.

Estela moved to Jackson in 1981, and raised two daughters here. She is employed at One22 as an Immigrant Suppor...

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Posted on: January 30, 2020

RFQ for the Housing Nexus Study Released

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The Jackson/Teton County Affordable Housing Department released a Request for Qualifications (RFQ) for an Employee Generation by Land Use Study (Housing Nexus Study) today.

The Housing Nexus Study will document current links between the construction of new...

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Posted on: January 23, 2020

West Kelly Housing, Nexus Study on the Agenda 1/28

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On Tuesday January 28, 2020 the Board of County Commissioners and Town Council will consider a draft Request for Qualifications for a Housing Nexus Study that will provide information about the maximum affordable housing requirement the Town and County co...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

2018 Annual Report Now Available

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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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Posted on: May 30, 2019

5 Developers Seek to Build Mercill Housing

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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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Posted on: April 11, 2019

Jackson Housing Ombudsman Program: Mediation for Housing Conflicts

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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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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Recycling Center Updates

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The Teton County Recycling Center will be open to the public beginning Tuesday, May 26th.    Only one member of the public is allowed in the office at a time.  If you see the office is o...

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

An Account is Required to Use the Trash Transfer Station

An account is required at the Trash Transfer Station

for all commercial and residential use of all services. Call 733-7678 to have a card on file account set up. Account set up may take up to 24 hours.

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Emergency Dispatcher

EMERGENCY DISPATCHER – APPLY ONLINE HERE or PDF ApplicationSTARTING SALARY: $46,791JOB TYPE: Full TimeLOCATION: Jackson, Teton County, WY

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Jobs Postings
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Detention Officer

The Teton County Sheriff’s Office is hiring for the position of Detention Officer. Candidates with or without experience are encouraged to apply.  Successful applicants will become part of a key component in the criminal justice system ...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Health Recommendation #8 from the Teton District Health Officer Supersedes Recommendation #7

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MEDIA RELEASE

Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

May 29, 2020, Jackson, WY- Teton District Health Officer, Travis Riddell, MD, MPH issues Health Recommendation #8 recommending ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Restrictions Ease Under Updated Public Health Orders

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MEDIA RELEASE 

Contact: Jodie Pond 

Phone: 307-732-8461 

Fax: 307-733-8747 

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov 

For Immediate Release: 

May 14, 2020, Jackson, WY – Wyoming Governor Mark Gordon and S...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

Teton County Variance to Statewide Orders #1 and #3 Set to Expire at 12:01am on May 11, 2020

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MEDIA RELEASE 

Contact: Jodie Pond 

Phone: 307-732-8461 

Fax: 307-733-8747 

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov 

For Immediate Release:

May 8, 2020, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer, Travis Riddell...

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Posted on: May 7, 2020

Teton County Public Health Recommendations #4 and #6 Revoked as Statewide Directive Expires

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MEDIA RELEASE

Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

For Immediate Release:

May 7, 2020, Jackson, WY – Teton District Health Officer, Travis Riddell, MD, has anno...

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Posted on: May 5, 2020

Teton County Roadmap to Recovery Plan and Public Health Guidance Available

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

May 5, 2020, Jackson, WY – The Teton County Health Department has released Teton County’s overall plan for ...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Individuals with Symptoms—Even Mild Symptoms—Should Get Tested

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

April 29, 2020, Jackson, WY- Teton County Health Department has announced it is now offering free COVID-19 active disease testi...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Teton District Public Health Order #20-4 Set to Expire on April 30, 2020 at Midnight

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

April 29, 2020, Jackson, WY- Teton District Public Health Order #20-4 that restricts gatherings to only individuals within the same hous...

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Posted on: April 23, 2020

First COVID-19 Related Fatality in Teton County

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

For Immediate Release 

First COVID-19 Related Fatality in Teton County, WY

April 23, 2020, Jackson, WY- A hospi...

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Posted on: April 15, 2020

COVID-19 Testing: Joint letter from Teton County Health Department and St. John's Health

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Dear Community Members,

We want to respond to the questions that many of you have asked about COVID-19 testing in Teton County, WY.

There are two types of COVID-19 testing. The first is active disease testing and the second is antibody testing. T...

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Posted on: April 6, 2020

Targeted Use of Personal Face Coverings Recommended for Wyoming Residents

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Monday, April 6, 2020

Contact: Kim Deti

Phone: 307-777-6420

Targeted Use of Personal Face Coverings Recommended for Wyoming Residents

With new national recommendations encouraging the targeted use...

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Posted on: April 5, 2020

Governor's Directive added to State and County Health Orders

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Click here for a press release summarizing the current Health Orders, including the Governor’s recent Directive to self-quarantine for 14 days if traveling into Wyoming from another state or country. 

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Stay at Home Recommendation for all Individuals within Teton County

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

For Immediate Release

Teton County District Health Officer Issues Stay-at-Home Recommendations for All People in Teton County, W...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Teton County, WY

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Contact: Jodie Pond

Phone: 307-732-8461

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: jodie.pond@wyo.gov

 For Immediate Release:

Additional Cases of COVID-19 in Teton County, WY: Community Spread Confirmed

March 25th, 2020, J...

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Posted on: March 24, 2020

Cómo Acceder a los Servicios del Departamento de Salud

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COMUNICADO MEDIÁTICO 

Contacto: Rachael Wheeler 

Teléfono: 307-732-8446 

Fax: 307-733-8747 

Dirección de correo electrónico: Rachael.wheeler@wyo.gov 

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

How to Access Teton County Health Department Services During Closures to the Public

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Contact: Rachael Wheeler

Phone: 307-732-8446

Fax: 307-733-8747

Email address: Rachael.wheeler@wyo.gov

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Posted on: March 21, 2020

Probable Cause of Teton County COVID-19 Case Announced: No Community Spread Established at this Time

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After learning details of the epidemiological follow up completed by the Wyoming Department of Health regarding the second Teton County, WY, COVID-19 case announced Friday, the Teton County Health Department has been notified that the probable cause of a ...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Emergency Order Related to COVID-19

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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 issued a Public Health Order to require...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Fight Germs. Wash Your Hands!

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Hand washing is an easy step to help prevent from getting sick and spreading germs to others. Watch this hand washing demonstration video to help learn effective ways to stop spreading germs.

Do you still have questions about hand washing and hand sanitize...

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Posted on: February 7, 2020

2020 Census

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What is a census and why is it important?

Once a decade, America comes together to count every resident in the United States, creating national awareness of the importance of the census and its valuable statistics. The decennial census was first taken in 1...

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Posted on: May 29, 2020

Parks & Rec Protocol for Facility Reservations

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Organizations considering resuming when ORANGE risk level is established by Teton County should have an operational plan in place to mitigate the risk of spreading COVID-19.

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Posted on: May 28, 2020

Camp Jackson 2020- Update

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Camp Jackson 2020

Locations: JES, Mike Yokel and Powderhorn Park

*Only Mike Yokel and Powderhorn Park have seats open for Summer 2020* 

When: June 15th- August 21st 

Cost: $45 a day 

Time: 8:30am-5:30 pm

 

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

TCJPR Reopening May 26th

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As Parks and Recreation department reopens we have developed our reopening plan to match the county’s public health color scheme of red, orange, yellow and green. All our parks, programs, aquatic center and recreation center falls under this pla...

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