365 Things To Do In Jackson Hole, WY: No. 2

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Commercial Real Estate Agent with Contour Investment Properties

James Mathieu with a collector's item hubcapJoin Rotary in the Spring Cleanup!

The second Saturday in May each year is the annual Town Clean Up, sponsored by the lunch Rotary Club. Jackson Hole is covered in snow from November to April, and when it finally melts, the roadsides have accumulated a lot of litter. Who still throws garbage out of their cars anyway??

The Rotary Club sponsors a cleanup day every May. The day starts with coffee, juice and donuts on the Town Square, and then friends and businesses all set out for different areas of town and sections of the highway. Trash bags are donated, hundreds of people show up to participate. The work only takes 2-3 hours, and then everyone meets back at the Square for a huge free hamburger cookout, live music, and storytelling.

Everything is donated, so all you need is a good attitude and some work gloves.

Our best find today was a small bottle of nipple cream. How exactly do you lose a bottle of nipple cream on the side of a highway?

To find the best place to pick up trash, or to learn about the Jackson Hole commercial real estate market, call me!


Tim Bradley
Owner/Broker
Contour Investment Properties
172 Center Street, Suite 200
PO Box 1152
Jackson, WY 83001
(307) 733-6400
www.contourproperties.com

CCIM logoTim Bradley is an owner of Contour Investment Properties, the only brokerage firm in Jackson exclusively focused on commercial and investment property in Jackson Hole and Teton Valley. Tim has earned the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute as well as the CCIM designation from the CCIM Institute.

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Tim Bradley
Owner/Broker
Contour Investment Properties
172 Center Street, Suite 200
PO Box 1152
Jackson, WY 83001
(307) 733-6400
www.contourproperties.com

CCIM logoTim Bradley is an owner of Contour Investment Properties, the only brokerage firm in Jackson exclusively focused on commercial and investment property in Jackson Hole and Teton Valley. Tim has earned the MAI designation from the Appraisal Institute as well as the CCIM designation from the CCIM Institute.

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Kathryn Acciari
Realtor - CDPE, CIAS, Sturbridge MA Real Estate
RE/MAX Professional Associates, with offices in Sturbridge, Charlton, Auburn, Spencer, and Shrewsbury

Woo, that is pretty darn funny!  What a treasure.  :-)  Wyoming is on my list of places to visit - it looks like a gorgeous state.

May 15, 2011 07:27 AM
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Tim Bradley
Commercial Real Estate Expert in Jackson Hole, WY
Contour Investment Properties

Hi Kathryn, Wyoming is gorgeous, and that's why the community pitches in to clean up each year. We like it this way!

May 15, 2011 11:38 AM
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Gretchen & Mel Ahrens
ColumbiaGorgeFSBO.com

It is amazing what you can find cleaning up the side of the road.  I worked at a ski resort for several years - each year in the spring and fall we cleaned a section of freeway - always had a prize for the person who picked up the weirdest/gross items. Was always a great team building experience.

Mel

May 16, 2011 01:15 AM
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Tim Bradley
Commercial Real Estate Expert in Jackson Hole, WY
Contour Investment Properties

Mel & Gretchen: the only thing better would be if people wouldn't throw the trash out their windows in the first place.

May 16, 2011 09:00 AM
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Nestor & Katerina Gasset
Realtors, Wellington Florida Homes For Sale
International Properties and Investments LLC
Hi Tim, this is one way of showing your support to the community. Hope it continues to the next coming years. Thank you for sharing and keep up the good work!
April 27, 2013 09:35 AM
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Erika Rogers
St George Utah Real Estate & local info.
Re/Max First Realty
Hope this years clean up was a well attended event. Thanks Tim for sharing no. 2 on 365 things to do in Jackson Hole WY. All the best.
May 21, 2013 03:31 AM
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Petra Norris
Realtor, Lakeland FL Homes for Sale
CDV TransAtlantic, Inc.
I just love seeing the community in action. Congratulations on a successful clean up drive Tim.
May 22, 2013 06:15 AM
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Melissa Muse Wiggans
CRS, GRI, ABR - San Antonio Tx Real Estate
Real Estate Muses
This is one event that every community must have to educate and provide awareness to it's citizen on how to properly dispose their waste products. Thanks Tim for providing a good example. 
May 22, 2013 06:21 AM
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Pat & Ed Okenica
Lake Oconee Ga Real Estate
RE/MAX Agents Realty Lake Oconee Ga
Hello Tim, just dropping by to say my congratulations on a very successful clean up drive. Wishing you a fruitful 2013 ahead.
May 29, 2013 05:10 AM
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Waynette Hoover Araj
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It's good to see that your No.2 things to do in Jackson Hole is to give back to the community. Hope every year is as successful as the previous one. All the best Tim.
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