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Bozeman looks at new angle to deal with housing | BDC

It will be interesting to see if this spurs some affordable housing creation. Bozeman looks at new angle to deal with housing By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer Jun 2, 2022 Bozeman officials are proposing another angle to try to increase the supply of affordable housing in the city. The latest step in an overhaul …

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Bozeman commissioners take next steps on county-island annexations | BDC

There are numerous ‘islands’ of county zoned property within City of Bozeman borders. This has been a discussion on and off for year. Bozeman commissioners take next steps on county-island annexations By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer May 11, 2022 Bozeman commissioners this week took a step in the process to initiate annexation of the …

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Residents voice opposition to zoning proposal | LE

This is a process that has been going on for several years in Park County. The commission has revisited it numerous times and likely will again in the future. Residents voice opposition to zoning proposal – Livingston Enterprise John Carrol 6/22/2022 Dozens of residents voiced opposition to enhanced zoning regulations in Park County on Tuesday. …

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City to discuss new direction for Bozeman housing policy | BDC

Changes could be coming soon to the UDC. City to discuss new direction for Bozeman housing policy By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer Feb 27, 2022 With changes to state law nixing a key part of its affordable housing strategy and an ever-intensifying market, Bozeman officials are planning to consider an overhaul of the city’s …

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Mayor: Bozeman strong despite challenges of 2021 | BDC

Few key take aways from Mayor Andrus’s speech – including changes in zoning on the table to allow for more affordable housing and possible future increased limitations on short term rentals in city limits. Mayor: Bozeman strong despite challenges of 2021 By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer Feb 2, 2022 Big problems — namely COVID-19, …

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Annexing county ‘islands’ again on Bozeman agenda | BDC

Over 500 properties could be affected… Annexing county ‘islands’ again on Bozeman agenda By Nora Shelly Bozeman Daily Chronicle Staff Writer Nov 10, 2021 Bozeman city commissioners want city staff to develop policies to guide annexing county islands within the city, but if the discussion during their Tuesday night meeting was any indication, there are …

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BDC – Work remains to implement Bozeman’s new growth policy

The growth policy was recently revamped and adopted in Bozeman – the policy acts as a blueprint for future planning and zoning decisions as the area grows. Work remains to implement Bozeman’s new growth policy By Nora Shelly Chronicle Staff Writer 11-29-2020 The city commission passed a new growth policy earlier this month and set …

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Commission to discuss regs for Bozeman vacation rentals – BDC

The vacation rental saga continues.  It appears that the commission is looking through a more restrictive lens for future action. Commission to discuss regs for Bozeman vacation rentals By Eric Dietrich Chronicle Staff Writer Apr 23, 2017 An effort to hammer out city regulations for Airbnb-style vacation rentals is headed before Bozeman commissioners for discussion …

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Bozeman commissioners may extend temporary vacation rental limits

The commissioners will most likely extend the temporary ban on conditional use permits allowing for vacation rentals in R-1, and R-2 zoning areas while they continue to study the public input and impact of short term rentals in Bozeman. What are your thoughts on this issue? Did you fill out the online survey or attend …

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