When MoJo met with a planning expert in 2017 who projected population growth for Bozeman/Gallatin County based on existing data, he said the area would reach Minneapolis proper size (440,000 people) by the mid to late 2060s. The Covid pandemic accelerated the growth rate beyond 2017 levels.. Meanwhile, the corridor connecting Idaho Falls to Rexburg-Teton Valley-Jackson Hole-Star Valley currently holds a population equivalent to current-day Salt Lake City proper (225,000 people) and is expected to add another 225,000 more. Without planning and zoning, wildlife habitat will not be protected,
When MoJo met with a planning expert in 2017 who projected population growth for Bozeman/Gallatin County based on existing data, he said the area would reach Minneapolis proper size (440,000 people) by the mid to late 2060s. The Covid pandemic accelerated the growth rate beyond 2017 levels.. Meanwhile, the corridor connecting Idaho Falls to Rexburg-Teton Valley-Jackson Hole-Star Valley currently holds a population equivalent to current-day Salt Lake City proper (225,000 people) and is expected to add another 225,000 more. Without planning and zoning, wildlife habitat will not be protected,