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Many of these projects in the late stages have only 1 or 2 people on site at any given time with much less chance of exposing people than going to the grocery store.

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If I can still go to Albertson's and get a Starbucks, construction sites should stay open. A few tradesman working on a project are at no more risk than grocery shopping. An argument could be made that halting all commuters from outside of Blaine County would be a good idea.

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Sunvalleysinner commented on Hailey leaders have mismanaged finances

Nobody on the commission is a trust funder, they all had or have careers. I did follow the Old Cutters debacle and the city was asking for ridiculous impact fees that a judge agreed with and the city lost. And to say developers do not risk much money is such a patently stupid ignorant commen…

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Sunvalleysinner commented on Hailey leaders have mismanaged finances

Developers risk millions of dollars and spend years getting projects approved, if the City of Hailey makes this process even more onerous nobody will build anything. Old Cutters and Quigley are great additions to Hailey and many families will look to move there as opposed to Ketchum or other…

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Have you forgotten about the 10,000 cars that drive on Hwy 75 everyday?

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Sunvalleysinner commented on County: Bury the transmission line

Good point!

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Sunvalleysinner commented on County: Bury the transmission line

Just drive out Croy Canyon and look at how the new transmission line destroyed vast amounts of land and costs homeowners untold amounts of money in lost home values. If those proposed power lines started getting erected on HWY 75, people would lose their minds and wonder how could this happe…

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Sunvalleysinner commented on Ketchum scraps property transaction

Northwood abuts HWY 75, Saddle Rd and the industrial zone and is a very busy area. Currently the Community School housing is next door to this parcel. Bigwood bread and a very busy industrial area. This is a laughable lawsuit that unfortunately was effective. Although a private developer cou…

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Sunvalleysinner commented on The realities of housing and land

Joe, you want Ketchum to have as many locals living there as possible, otherwise you end up with a resort instead of a town. People are what gives a town vitality and make it appealing to live in. And how do you explain Aspens's 2500 affordable housing units? or New York's thousands of rent …

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Sunvalleysinner commented on Sun Valley announces ‘Epic’ partnership

SV Co is a private company that is trying to make money with no thought to what locals think. We are still in the middle of nowhere, I would not worry about hordes of crowds descending on Sun Valley, you still have to get here, stay in a hotel, buy meals et.. A free pass is maybe 20% of t…