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March, 29 2022

District Court sends Broulim’s back to the Drawing Board. Listen to the news update on KHOL's news brief, link in story.

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Teton Regional Housing Needs Assessment

March, 15 2022

Who needs what, and where?!

Code Work Sessions Start Wednesday!

February, 28 2022

Land Development Code Draft BOCC work sessions start this Wednesday, March 2nd at 9am. Five weeks of work sessions are scheduled.

Event Center in Alta & BOCC Sets Code Work Session Timeline

February, 14 2022

Teton County, Wyoming Commissioners will continue discussions on the 2 conditional use permit applications submitted for an event location and reception center

Meet VARD's new Executive Director, Niki Richards

January, 28 2022

The board of directors of VARD is very pleased to announce that Niki Richards will become our new Executive Director effective February 1.

Commissioners want more details before approving Alta wedding venue

January, 12 2022

Commissioners did little to address concerns about setting precedents and straining Teton County, Idaho, resources. Instead, their discussion focused on traffic and road safety on the Wyoming side. Family sees events as way to preserve ranch; not all neighbors on board. Link to the JHN&G article below.

Two Sides, One Story

January, 12 2022

When the Planning and Zoning Commission opened the public hearing  for the Land Development Code in May, each person who wanted to speak wrote their name on a list and, when called, they were given three minutes to voice their opinion: for, against, or neutral. 

Frank Russo's Support of VARD

January, 10 2022

Please click on the picture below to hear VARD supporter, Frank Russo, explain why he supports VARD and VARD's 2020 Agenda.

2022 Agenda

January, 7 2022

We are a week into 2022 and no doubt, this is going to be a very exciting year for VARD as we address many development challenges in our valley and embrace new opportunities. We're ready to do the work!

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(208) 354-1707
285 East Little Avenue
PO Box 1164
Driggs, ID 83422



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