Snow King is an example of what we’re faced with as a community. The owners claim they need more whiz-bang amenities to attract more users. It needs to get bigger and louder they say. And it has to happen fast or they’ll lose out to the competition.
The ceaseless promotion of Jackson Hole follows much the same path. “If we’re not growing we’re dying” is the mantra preached by the Big Growth Coalition. We need to be Bigger and Grander or the tourists will stop coming and we’ll starve.
Here is the Other Side of the Story of August 22nd:Give Town Leaders Some Credit