- October 26, 2017

Input Sought For River Management

by Jackson Hole. Media


The Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation Department is holding two public open houses on Monday, October 30, 2017 to discuss the summer season on the Snake River and solicit input on the Snake River Management Plan. Schedule and location details are as follows:

  • • Monday, October 30, 2017 o 9:00am to 10:00am, Teton County Extension Offices (255 W. Deloney St.)
  • o 5:00pm to 7:00pm, Teton County Board of Commissioners Chambers (200 S. Willow St.)

The goal of these open houses and other components of this process is to gather information, review past years’ data, and develop a plan for 2018 and beyond. In addition to open houses and other input-gathering strategies, an online survey is available to provide ideas and feedback:


The survey will be open until November 3, 2017.

The anticipated schedule (subject to change) for the rest of the process includes the following dates:

  • • October 30: Public Open Houses
  • • November 9: Rough draft of 2017 Season-End report presented by staff to Parks & Recreation Advisory Board
  • • December 1: Draft of final report and recommendations posted for public comment
  • • December 14: Update to Parks & Recreation Advisory Board on 2017 Season-End Report, review of recommendations
  • • December 19: Introduce Report and Recommendations to Board of County Commissioners
  • • January 2018: Board of County Commissioners makes decision regarding recommendations and long-term permit process

Any members of the public that are unable to attend the public open houses are encouraged to contact Mike Estes with input, Teton County/Jackson Parks & Recreation Outdoor Recreation Programmer:

Michael Estes, Outdoor Recreation Programmer

Teton Co/Jackson Parks and Recreation Dept.

PO Box 811

Jackson, WY 83001

Direct Ph. (307)-732-5761

Cell (307)-699-1558

Park and Rec Ph. (307)-733-5056

Fax. (307)-739-9068


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