Residents’ bitter opposition fails to convince land board to put off controversial commitment said to generate $21 million from state land over the project’s lifespan.
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Instead of a high-end subdivision, developer now backs a conservation plan for 640 acres near Teton Village, possibly confounding the state's efforts to cash in on valuable real estate.
Conservation proposals dominate the offers but some of those could generate millions of dollars for schools.
Conservation supporters hailed key players in the public and private sectors Friday who raised $46 million to conserve 640 acres in Grand Teton National Park