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How about a tent city right in the middle of Ketchum.


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I too received a Cease and Desist order for staying in my ground floor art studio 3 -4 months during the summer. Although my studio complies with most fire codes, I would have to add fire rated walls separating my studio from adjoining units AND get new zoning to allow legal live work on …

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Hummingbird commented on One idea for affordable housing

Dorms could be the solution for affordable housing for employees that service both our community and the visiting tourists who keep Ketchum and Sun Valley thriving. NIMBYS are preventing any affordable housing, as are those who make comments like below. Instead of such sarcasm, why not o…

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Hummingbird commented on Don’t fold on housing

Ha! Those NIMBYS of multi million dollar homes in the Northwood subdivision North of Saddle Road should welcome a 80 unit affordable housing complex at the corner of Saddle Rd and Northwood Way. Just wait until a developer builds a 48' high industrial building with access via Saddle Rd by n…

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Hummingbird commented on Shop locally

All the more reason to support Affordable Housing in all areas of Ketchum and further South. Supporting more live-work in the Light Industrial offers opportunity to live and work in same space, and will bring more businesses, not keep them away. NIMBYS are just as much at cause of failing…

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Hummingbird commented on Ketchum mayor’s actions are divisive

So are you saying just because you contribute to non profit organizaions in Ketchum that you should be "entitltled" for whatever compromise works best for you? You are no differrent that all the other NIMBY'S in Ketchum, except you have more money than others. Everyone has to com…

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Hummingbird commented on City should comply with YMCA agreement


What happened to our new Mayor’s platform for more affordable housing and live-work in the Light Industrial, He Never mentioned taking over the parking lots at the YMCA for affordable housing! He woud never have been elected Mayor if the community knew what his real agenda would be. Th…

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Hummingbird commented on P&Z supports 48-foot buildings in LI

I am disappointed that the Mt. Express chose to quote only Toni Bogue before validating her complaints that were misdirected toward certain units when actually it is other commercial units who are abusing their parking rights and use of public spaces. Apparently Toni Bogue needs no back …

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Hummingbird commented on Give housing a chance

I have been advocating a new "Light Industrial" that includes more affordable housing for local employees, AND LIVE/WORK for businesses that need housing for themselves and or their employees. I have met with Planning and Development, City Council, and our Mayor ( who campaingned …

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Hummingbird commented on Bigger trucks are a menace

New proposal from Ketchum P&Z and Planning and Development include higher ground floors to accommodate BIG TRUCKS! Sounds like a mutual agreement to allow bigger trucks to roll through the Wood River Valley, destroy our roads and endanger lives.