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Ketchum mayor wants to move city hall to Forest Service Park

Actress Mariel Hemingway read from her memoirs in summer 2016 at Ketchum's Forest Service Park. Photo by Teya Vitu.

Rocked by overwhelming voter rejection of a $23.1 million new city hall, Ketchum Mayor Nina Jonas now is fleshing out an $875,000 idea to move the city’s administrative offices to the city-owned Forest Service Park. Jonas is assembling a committee ...

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Paid parking is headed for Ketchum (access required)

Ketchum has converted some street parking to two hours and two city parking lots will become paid lots in summer. Map created by Erika Sather-Smith.

The city of Ketchum intends to convert two city parking lots into paid parking some time in summer. It will be the first paid parking in the Blaine County city, other than $15-a-day public parking at the Limelight Hotel Ketchum. ...

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Awaiting litigation, Ketchum finds another way to impose affordable housing fees (access required)

Ketchum City Hall. File photo.

As Ketchum’s ordinance to have developers include affordable housing in certain projects remained tied up in litigation, the City Council on March 6 approved on emergency motion to move forward with the spirit of the ordinance through individual agreements with ...

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Boise city council member sues Ketchum over affordable housing development fees

Ketchum City Hall. File photo.

Boise City Council member Scot Ludwig has sued the city of Ketchum over the affordable housing fees the city charges for development projects that exceed a certain size. Ludwig got a charge of $840,000 from Ketchum in community housing in ...

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Ketchum switches to monthly water bills, adds electronic payment (access required)

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The city of Ketchum will start accepting credit cards for water bill payments that will be sent out every month starting in November. Ketchum is shifting from quarterly to monthly water bills because many customers get sticker shock with their ...

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