Complete Streets

Friends of Pathways advocates adoption of a ‘Complete Streets’ approach to design and implementation of transportation projects and enhancements. Complete Streets enable all users to have safe access to public streets: including pedestrians, cyclists, motorists, and bus riders of all ages and abilities. Friends of Pathways brings our professional resources to assist in this effort and helps to bring national expertise to Jackson Hole.

Friends of Pathways Asks the Candidates: Snow King

Snow King Mountain Resort is proposing a significant expansion on US Forest Service, Town and private lands within Teton County. What role do you think the Town and County should play to ensure this proposed expansion aligns with our Comprehensive Plan?
From the Jackson Hole […]

October 20th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

Vote FOR the General Revenue Sales and Use Tax

Vote ‘FOR’ the county sales and use tax

THE FACTS:
– The tax will fund worker housing and transportation projects. 
– The amount of tax you pay will NOT increase.
– Visitors pay roughly 2/3 of general sales tax.
 

This is not a blank check:

Both the town and county have […]

October 20th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

Friends of Pathways Asks the Candidates: 1% General Sales Tax

Do you support the 1% local option sales tax for housing and transportation? If not, how do you propose to fund the goals set out in the Integrated Transportation Plan?

Candidates for Mayor
Sara Flitner: 

I do. And while I understand we all hate taxes, we also […]

October 18th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

Friends of Pathways Asks the Candidates: Integrated Transportation Plan

The Jackson/Teton County Integrated Transportation Plan (ITP) was adopted in September 2015 by the Board of County Commissioners and the Jackson Town Council. Have you read the ITP? And if so, what are your top three priorities?

Candidates for Mayor
Sara Flitner: Yes.

My top priorities are […]

October 18th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

Friends of Pathways Asks the Candidates: Bike Share

Do you support Bike Share as a program of START? Will you fund a Bike Share program in the 2017/18 Budget?

Candidates for Mayor
Sara Flitner: 

I led the charge to get us over the hump on Bike Share, in part because the County was so generous […]

October 18th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

Friends of Pathways Asks the Candidates: Last Time on a Bike

When was the last time you rode a bike, and where?

Candidates for Mayor
Sara Flitner: 

I got a great ride in during last week’s sunny weather, from my house out towards  the Village. As far as errands go, I use my cruiser a lot…I would use […]

October 18th, 2016|Complete Streets, News|

2016 News | Pathways & Trials: On a Mission for Sustainable Transportation and Heathy Recreation

 Hot off the Pathways Press – Exciting News for the entire community. 

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE: April 19, 2016

Contacts: Katherine Dowson, katherine@friendsofpathways.org

Kathryn Brackenridge, communications@friendsofpathways.org

 

Friends of Pathways Announces Evolved Mission Statement Based in Founding Principals and Broadened to Support New Efforts

 

Jackson, WY – Friends of Pathways […]

TODAY: Integrated Transportation Plan at JIM

Town and County officials, working with transportation planner, Jim Charlier, have spent the last 18 months reviewing the draft Integrated Transportation Plan, collecting public comment, and deliberating on the future of traffic growth and management in Jackson Hole. Today they will be considering this document for […]

July 6th, 2015|Complete Streets|

SPET Propositions #2, 3 & 4 Pass!

After an exciting evening at the polls, Friends of Pathways took a moment to connect with Brian Schilling at Town of Jackson/Teton County Pathways.  His thoughts on the support for this year’s SPET Propositions follow:

For over a decade, the Town of Jackson/Teton County Pathways […]

Vote YES on SPET Propositions #4, 3 & 2!

Friends of Pathways supports and encourages the community to VOTE YES on SPET Initiatives # 4, 3 & 2. For more information and what folks are saying, visit the links below:

Proposition #4 South Park Loop Pathway
Vote YES to complete South Park Loop connecting 3 […]