Valley Advocates for Responsible Development is a 501(c)(3) nonprofit located in Teton Valley, Idaho. We are a citizens’ group working to shape policy, guide development, and provide outreach to preserve natural resources, protect rural character, and promote vibrant communities in Teton Valley through civic action.
We've Come a Long Way, Baby!
June, 20 2022
Folks! It’s Go Time! Submit Written Comment and/or Register for Verbal Comment NOW! PUBLIC HEARING to adopt the new Land Development Code, Wed. June 29th!
Land Development Code Final Draft - Comment Time is NOW
June, 15 2022
Help the new Land Development Code cross the finish line! We are at the finish line of a very long legislative effort dating all the way back to 2013.Even if you've written comments, and offered support in the past, THE TIME IS NOW for everyone to participate!
Final draft of the Land Development Code Ready for Review
June, 8 2022
If you have questions, comments, concerns and/or thoughts of how the new LDC could impact your future land use decisions and/or potential property purchases, please reach out to us at VARD! We are all here to talk through scenarios and help you get answers to your questions.
Driggs Council Holds Firm
June, 8 2022
In case you missed it, last night the Driggs City Council unanimously upheld their previous denial of the highly controversial Rivers West development proposal.
RIVER'S WEST RECONSIDERATION HEARING
June, 3 2022
The developer of the controversial Rivers West Subdivision has now filed arequest for reconsiderationof the Driggs City Council'sunanimous denialof his preliminary plat back in April. While Mr. Colby Hackbarth certainly has the right to pay the fee and submit a request for reconsideration by the Council, he only submitted a 4-sentence basis for his appeal.
A Unique Contribution
May, 31 2022
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