JACKSON HOLE, WYO \u2013 The Jackson Ranger District of the Bridger-Teton National Forest announced a 21-day extension to the public scoping period (public comment period) on the proposal from Snow King Mountain Resort for improvements to the ski area. The Forest previously extended the comment period from September 4 to September 13 earlier this summer.\r\n\r\nThe town and county\u2014both cooperating agencies\u2014requested an extension of the comment period. The extended comment period would better coordinate with the town and county\u2019s Joint Information Meeting coming up in October.\r\n\r\nThe extension now makes the Forest Service comment period a total of 62 days in length as opposed to the required 30 days. Anyone with comments on the proposal is asked to submit them in writing or electronically by October 4, 2018. While comments will be accepted any time during the process, to establish standing for objection eligibility, comments must be received during this designated opportunity to comment, which is August 3 to October 4, 2018.\r\n\r\nAddress handwritten comments to:\r\n\r\nSnow King Mountain Resort On-mountain Improvements Project\r\nMary Moore, District Ranger\r\nPO Box 1689\r\nJackson, WY 83001\r\n\r\nThe office business hours for those submitting hand-delivered comments are 8:00am to 4:30pm, Monday through Friday, excluding holidays.\r\n\r\nElectronic comments must be submitted to:\firstname.lastname@example.org. An objection period will follow. For objection eligibility, only those who have submitted timely, specific written comments during any designated opportunity for public comment may file an objection. Please state "Snow King Mountain Resort On-mountain Improvements" in the subject line when providing electronic comments.