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Committee eyes Riverview Road for improvements

Revenue from Fremont County's optional 1 percent tax likely will pay for construction on two Riverton-area roads within the next four years.
Officials said ...

Safe infrastructure tops on 1-percent tax list

Fremont County's revenue from the optional 1 percent sales tax will be focused on improving the safety of infrastructure. An advisory committee of citizens ...

'Penny Power' sign suggested to highlight 1-percent tax jobs

A political action committee member is asking the county and its cities to consider posting the sign alongside its projects.

Kyle Lehto, a member of ...

Projects funded by 1 percent tax could begin this summer

Early work would replace concrete pieces on road segments throughout Riverton.

Riverton residents could see their optional 1 percent tax dollars at ...

Governments ready to start receiving extra tax revenues

County government is ready to receive revenue from the 1 percent sales tax increase that took effect April 1.
Residents approved the increase to a 5 percent ...

The 1 percent bite

There's not much point in obsessing about the new sales tax -- instead, try to mitigate it

The optional 1 percent sales tax now in effect across ...

1 percent sales tax kicks in Monday

Sales tax rates in Fremont County will increase to 5 percent from 4 percent on Monday, five months after voters approved an optional 1 percent sales tax in ...

Here comes the tax

The extra penny per dollar kicks in April 1 -- no fooling

After more than a year consumed by considering, educating, lobbying, campaigning, voting, ...

Citizen panel will help direct county's 1-percent fund use

A countywide committee of citizens to advise leaders on uses for money generated by the new 1 percent sales tax is filling up, though it still needs volunteers ...

County to set up citizen committee on uses for 1 percent tax

Fremont County is establishing a committee of citizens to advise on the spending of optional 1 percent tax revenue.
The Fremont County Commission on Feb. 5 ...

County to make sure citizens see 1-percent tax money in use

Municipal and county leaders in Fremont County want to make sure the public knows how they spend money from the 1 percent optional sales tax. The Fremont ...

Governments pledge transparency as new sales tax takes effect

The passage of the optional 1 percent tax and developments at Wind River Transit Authority were the focus of the Nov. 15 meeting of the Fremont County ...

Approval of optional sales tax shows confidence in the future

Editor:
Wow talk about an early Christmas! What an exciting time for Riverton and Fremont County. The successful end to the 1 percent sales tax campaign. I ...

Investing in streets, sidewalks, is economic development

Editor:
I had the great privilege of serving as the interim city administrator of Riverton from April to September of last year. Most mornings, I would arise ...

Riverton residents had a chance this week to put their money where their priorities are when it comes to roadwork within city limits.
During a Tuesday work ...

Community meeting Tuesday targets road priorities

Voters next month will be asked to approve an additional sales tax to fund road improvements.

The City of Riverton invites members of the public to ...

FCAG votes against using consultant for 1 percent tax advertising

The Fremont County Association of Governments board voted unanimously not to use a consultant to publicize the 1 percent optional sales tax that will be on the ...

Sales tax initiative an insult to constituents and consumer

Editor:
As the November election approaches, municipal leaders will be accosting voters to support a 25 percent sales tax increase for their share of ...

Positive news in community this spring

Editor:
Three "good news" items appeared on the front page of the April 20 issue of The Ranger. They motivate us to offer comment.
1. Bebout to Run for ...

Municipal leaders in Fremont County are planning to generate voter support for the optional 1 percent sales tax by creating campaigning teams to disseminate ...

 
 

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