The Special Workshop will begin at 2 p.m. The Department Director will provide updates from the Community Development, Finance, Housing, and Parks & Rec departments. Photo: Nick Sulzer // Buckrail

Update: Aug. 16, 9:30 a.m.: This morning, the Town of Jackson announced that it was erroneously indicated that Parks & Rec Director, Steve Ashworth would present about the expansion of the Rec Center and the shift in construction costs since SPET funding for this project was approved by voters in 2019. However, Mr. Ashworth will not be presenting on this topic.

Town Council has resumed virtual meetings in response to the recent increase of COVID cases in our community. Details for watching and participating in meetings are contained in the attached press release.

JACKSON, Wyo. — Before its regular meeting tomorrow, the Jackson Town Council will hold a Special Workshop to provide updates on several topics of high community interest.

The Special Workshop will begin at 2 p.m. The Department Director will provide updates from the Community Development, Finance, Housing, and Parks & Rec departments. Next, Pathways Coordinator Brian Schilling will continue to lead a discussion about Bike Lane Connectivity with a particular focus on linking pathways through Town. After that, Public Works, Director Floren Poliseo and Community Development Director, Tyler Sinclair will present Sewer and Water Policy Consideration regarding water connection requests outside of the Town and existing contracted service areas.

Following that, Sinclair will be joined by Building Official Kelly Sluder to present updates to Title 15 including Building and Construction codes. Finally, Parks & Rec Director, Steve Ashworth will present about the expansion of the Rec Center and the shift in construction costs since SPET funding for this project was approved by voters in 2019.

Community members can participate in the Town Council’s Aug. 16 Workshop at 2 p.m. via Zoom. Click here to access the link and use the password 83001. Anyone can make a public comment for up to three minutes by using the “Raise Hand” feature to be called upon within Zoom.

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Caroline Chapman is a Community News Reporter. She enjoys reading non-fiction, skiing, hiking, and playing piano in her downtime. Her favorite aspect about living in Jackson is the genuine admiration that Wyomingites share for the land and the life that it sustains.