Planning Board

We are updating the Growth Policy!

Choteau Acantha newspaper article 

If you live in Teton County, we would love to hear your feedback!

Link to Growth Policy Survey here:

Or scan the QR code below:


September 6 2023 Minutes

Next meeting:  Wednesday, August 2nd at 5:30 pm.

October 4 2023 Agenda

County Growth Policy Presentation to Planning Board

Growth Policy Fact Sheet

Montana Code Annotated 2021

All Planning Board Meetings are open to the public.

Guidance Documents:

Planning Board by-laws Sept 2022


2016 Teton County Growth Policy

2013 Teton County Subdivision Regulations

2021 Land Use Statutes

About the Planning Board

The Planning Board works to maintain and improve quality of life in our community. Acting upon such issues as growth, transportation, environmental protection, agriculture, historical preservation and conservation, the Planning Board is largely responsible for setting land use and protecting resources throughout the county.

The Planning Board considers large- and small-scale plans for new development and provides guidelines for the pattern and pace of future development.  The meet on an as-needed basis to review and approve plans and requests.

Planning Board Members

  • Ben Rhodes
  • Brad McBratney
  • Chris Hindoien- Choteau
  • Dale Hanson
  • Lee Huidekoper- Chair
  • Nancy Moorhouse
  • Pandora Rhodes
  • Rich Clough
  • Ross Salmond- Teton Conservation District
  • Chuck Brown- Fairfield
  • Candace Ellsworth- Dutton

Planning Board Meeting Minutes

All Planning Board Meeting Minutes are available in the Teton County Courthouse and will be posted on this webpage.

Contact Us

If you have questions or comments for the Planning Board, please contact:

Brian Colesworthy, Planner

406-750-6788 cell



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