Members of the Teton County Board of Commissioners and the Jackson Town Council jointly selected new members to serve on joint powers boards Wednesday. County Commission Chairman Paul Vogelheim says … Continue Reading
Five hunt areas are closed now as the 2013 wolf hunting season in Wyoming continues. The quota of three wolves was recently met in area three located north and west of the North Fork of the Shoshone River outside Yellowstone National Park. Two of the four other hunt areas that are closed are … Continue Reading
Grand Teton National Park Superintendent Mary Gibson Scott has been recognized during the annual George B. Hartzog, Jr. Environmental Awards Program ceremony earlier this month at Clemson University for exemplary leadership in addressing several environmental issues and concerns. Scott received the … Continue Reading
The Community Recycling Site at Hoback Junction has been relocated from the Hoback Fire Station to the east side of the round-about in the new park and ride lot. The Community Recycling Sites are for residential use only. Recycling bins had been located at the Hoback Fire Department during the road project to make room for staging road and bridge construction equipment. Meanwhile, work in the area is progressing toward to anticipated opening of the new bridge to traffic by the end of the year with the rest of the project to be completed in the months thereafter.
The Wyoming Department of Transportation will move forward with its scheduled construction of two truck arrestor systems, also known as catch-nets, for 2015. The first arrestor system will be constructed at milepost 8, near one of the existing runaway truck ramps. Motorists traveling down the pass will see this arrestor first. A recent public meeting … Continue Reading