THANK YOU FOR ENGAGING!

Comment is now closed for the WQMP.  

Please join us Tuesday, March 12th at 9am

for a presentation before the

Teton County Board of County Commissioners

200 S. Wilson Street, Jackson, WY 83001

in the chambers.  

Public comment will also be taken at that workshop.  

If you'd still like to review the draft:  You will find the draft WQMP here

or you can click the individual links below. 

Thank you again for your input.

You are helping to shape Water Quality Management in Teton County over the next 20 years. 

 

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Provide your public comment here.

Closed for Comments

Teton County is developing a 20-year vision and implementation Water Quality Management Plan that protects surface water and groundwater resources from future degradation and improves water quality where known degradation is occurring.  The Plan will address management of wastewater, stormwater, and drinking water, as well as surface and groundwater resources. 

Project Partners:

Teton County

Teton Conservation District

Town of Jackson

Protect Our Water JH

Trihydro

Flitner Strategies, Inc. 

The values of inclusion, transparency, and trust that drive this project align with the county’s values of collaboration, accountability, and innovation. 

complete
complete
Phase 1

Trihydro compiles existing information 

December 2021 - July 2022

In-person Public Meeting (with virtual option): May 5, 2022 

See recordings under the "Meetings" tab

complete
complete
Phase 2

Vulnerability Analysis 

 Fall 2022 - Spring 2023

In-person Stakeholder Meeting (with virutal option): October 20, 2022 

complete
complete
Phase 3

Characterize existing and future ground and surface water conditions 

December 2022 – Spring 2023

Virtual Stakeholder meetings (Vulnerability and Sensitivity Analysis discussion): January 24-26

See recordings of each meeting under the "Meetings" tab

complete
complete
Phase 4

Identify Mitigation Strategies

Spring - Summer 2023

Virtual Stakeholder meetings (Mitigation strategy options and selection process): March 21-23

See recordings of each meeting under the "Meetings" tab

complete
complete
Phase 5

Prepare Water Quality Management Plan

Summer 2023- January 2024

In-person Stakholder Meeting (with virtual option): August 29, 2023

Public Comment period: November 15, 2023 EXTENDED TO January 18, 2024 

Public Meetings: Teton County Public Library on 125 Viriginian Lane in Jackson, WY

  • November 15, 2023 @ 4-5:30 pm --> Draft WQMP presentation
  • December 13, 2023 @ 4-6 pm --> Public Meeting with Q&A and public comment

Board of County Commissioners meeting: January or February 2024

 

planned
planned
Phase 6

Review and incorporate public comment

Present Draft and summary of public comment to the Board of County Commissioners- March 12th  at 9am.  Additional public comment welcome.

Plan adoption by the Board of County Commission- early Spring 2024