Public Comment

GENERAL PUBLIC COMMENT

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ITEMS CURRENTLY OPEN FOR 45-DAY Public Comment Period


NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT REVISIONS TO TITLE 1 - FACILITIES RULES AND REGULATIONS

The Title 1- Facilities Rules and Regulations was approved by the Board of County Commissioners in December 2018 and revised in 2020. Revisions currently proposed include the following: 

  • Chapter 1- Clarification of office hours and animals in buildings 
  • Exhibit A- Updates to limited use, fee basis and leasable space 

The 45-day public comment period began Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The proposed rules can be viewed HERE.

Written comments may be emailed to Teton County Facilities Manager Paul Cote at pcote@tetoncountywy.gov, or mailed to P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, WY 83001.

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT REVISIONS TO TITLE 2 - PROCUREMENT RULES AND REGULATIONS

In January 2019, the current Teton County Rules and Regulations went into effect. Title 2- Procurement, is being revised at this time to clarify some sections. Overview of the changes: 

  •  Chapter 1 – none
  • Chapter 2 – Amount increased from $5000 to $7500 before informal bid process must be completed. Clarification was made to the Information Technology purchasing. Section for Federal Funds was added.
  • Chapter 3 –Additional details were added to the RFQ process. 
  • Chapter 4- Clarification was made to type of bonds required. 
  • Chapter 5- Clarification was made to the vendor suspension section. Resident bidder preference was removed. 
  • Chapter 6- None.
  • Chapter 7- Definition for Responsible bidder was added. 

The 45-day public comment period began Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The proposed rules can be viewed HERE.

Written comments may be emailed to Teton County Director of General Services Sarah Mann at smann@tetoncountywy.gov, or mailed to P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, WY 83001.

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT FAIRGROUNDS FACILITY FEES

The Teton County Fairgrounds hosts a variety of events and activities on the Fairgrounds, specifically in the Exhibit Hall, Grassy Arena, and in the Heritage & Rodeo Arenas. The Facility Fees clarify the rental, use, and charges for all facilities on the Fairgrounds that are available for public use. The updated facility fees may potentially increase revenues for the Teton County Fairgrounds. 

The 45-day public comment period began Tuesday, September 20, 2022. The proposed fees can be viewed HERE

Written comments may be emailed to Teton County Fair and Fairgrounds Manager Rachel Grimes at rgrimes@tetoncountywy.gov, or mailed to P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, WY 83001.

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT REVISIONS TO JACKSON/TETON COUNTY HOUSING DEPARTMENT RULES AND REGULATIONS

In June of 2018, the Town Council and Board of County Commissioners adopted the Jackson/Teton County Housing Department Rules and Regulations. Staff brings proposed changes to the Council and Board annually for approval. 

On February 28, 2022, the Town Council and Board of County Commissioners identified a list of topics to be analyzed by staff and discussed at the annual Rules and Regulations Update. 

On June 13, 2022 and July 6, 2022, the Council and Board considered the list of topics and directed staff to make changes to the Rules and Regulations.

The 45-day public comment period began Monday, September 21, 2022 and closes on November 5, 2022. The proposed changes can be found HERE

Written comments may be emailed to Teton County Housing Director April Norton at anorton@tetoncountywy.gov, or mailed to P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, WY 83001.



CLOSED COMMENT PERIODS:

NOTICE OF INTENT TO ADOPT TETON COUNTY PUBLIC TRANSIT TITLE VI (CIVIL RIGHTS) RULES 

Notice is hereby given pursuant to Wyoming Statute §16-3-103 that TETON COUNTY, WYOMING intends to consider the adoption of Teton County Public Transit Title VI (Civil Rights) Rules. The proposed rules will be adopted to protect individuals from being discriminated against based upon race, color, or national origin in transit related activities and programming in violation of the Civil Rights Act of 1964 and related federal law and regulations and the rules address the responsibilities of Teton County as a recipient of federal assistance provided through and administered by the Federal Transit Administration (FTA).   All interested parties may obtain a copy of the proposed rules at the Teton County Clerk located at 200 S. Willow St., Jackson, Wyoming. The proposed rules are posted HERE.

A hearing to take testimony on the proposed rules shall be held on August 23, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. during the regular meeting of the Teton County Board of County Commissioners at the County Commissioner’s Chambers located at 200 S. Willow St., Jackson, Wyoming.   Written comments may be emailed to Heather Overholser, Director of Public Works at hoverholser@tetoncountywy.gov or mailed to P.O. Box 1727, Jackson, WY 83001 before the hearing date to be included in the hearing. Pursuant to W.S. §9-5-304, the agency anticipates non-applicability to the Wyoming Regulatory Takings Act.

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING- July 5, 2022

A Public Hearing will be held on Tuesday, July 5, 2022 at 9:00 a.m. by the Teton County Board of County Commissioners to consider Tip Fees for the Integrated Solid Waste and Recycling Division pursuant to Wyoming Statute §16-3-103. The hearing will be held in the County Commissioners chambers inside the Teton County Administration Building located at 200 S. Willow Street. Information regarding the proposed Tip Fees can be found at ISWR (3270 S. Adams Canyon Road) any time between 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., Monday through Friday, or by calling 307-733-7678. Information can also be obtained through the Teton County Clerk's Office, located in the basement of the Teton County Administration Building. To review the full public notice, please click here

To review the staff report, please click here

The Public Comment period for this project has CLOSED 


NOTICE OF 45 DAY COMMENT PERIOD FOR ADOPTION OF 2022 BUILDING CODES AND FIRE CODE RESOLUTIONS 

More information here.

TThe Public Comment period for this project has CLOSED 

WILSON DOWNTOWN IMPROVEMENT PLAN

Teton County, in partnership with the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT), Federal Highway Administration (FHWA), and the community of Wilson, has developed a preliminary concept to safely accommodate motorists, transit users, bicyclists, and pedestrians on and parallel to Wyoming Highway 22 through Wilson from approximately Elliott Cemetery Road to Wenzel Lane. The Planning Team is looking for feedback from the public via a virtual open house that will be open through May 17, 2021. This is the final opportunity for public feedback on the Wilson Downtown Improvement Plan. To review the virtual open house, please click here https://wilson.altaplanning.cloud/..

The Public Comment period for this project has CLOSED 

Wildlife Friendly Fencing Proposed Amendments to Land Development Regulations

For more information, click here.

To provide feedback, click here

Opportunity for Public Feedback on the Future Plans for Teton County parcel on Spring Gulch Road

For More information, click here.

The Public Comment period for this project has CLOSED. 

NOTICE OF 60 DAY COMMENT PERIOD FOR SMALL WASTEWATER FACILITY PERMIT REGULATION UPDATES

More information here.

This public comment period is CLOSED.

Potential Transfer of Ownership of BLM Parcels to Teton County, Wyoming Government 

For information on the proposed transfer of the fourteen BLM Parcels, click here.

The Public Comment period for this project has CLOSED. 

45 Day Comment Period on Housing Rules and Regulations Changes

For more information, please click here: 2021 Jackson/Teton County Housing Department Rules and Regulations Draft Public Comment Document.

The Public Comment period has CLOSED


TRIBAL TRAIL CONNECTOR ROAD

Teton County is in the preliminary stages of an environmental study, design, and potential construction of the 2,600-ft long (approximately 0.5-mile) segment of Tribal Trail Road that extends from Cherokee Lane North to Wyoming Highway 22 (WYO 22). The Wyoming Department of Transportation (WYDOT) is serving as an agent to the project to deliver the project and implement the National Environmental Policy Act (NEPA) process. An Environmental Assessment is being prepared consistent with NEPA. Teton County is currently seeking feedback from the community on the Tribal Trail Connector Project.

  • To learn more about the Tribal Trail Connector Project, click here.
  • To provide Teton County and WYDOT with feedback, click here, or drop/off mail to the Teton County Administration Building: 200 S. Willow Street, Jackson, WY 83001.