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City awards bids for $1M in 1 percent tax projects

Jul 2, 2015 - From staff reports:  Some of the money will fund a survey of Riverton's streets.

Several pavement projects are slated to begin this summer in Riverton.
The Fix Our ... [more]

Council president to resign as of July 15

Jul 1, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council will be looking for a new member soon, due to the coming resignation of Ward 1 Councilman and current council president Jonathan ... [more]

City taps general fund to buy pothole-filling machine

Jun 25, 2015 - From staff reports:  Riverton will purchase a new pothole-filling machine from NorMont Equipment Company of Montana.
The Riverton City Council previously considered a ... [more]

Fireworks OK'd for July 2 and July 18 in city

Jun 23, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Pyrotechnics are set to go off on July 2 and July 18 for two separate celebratory events in Riverton.
The Riverton City Council has approved both fireworks ... [more]

Finances taking shape for North Federal Boulevard water and sewer segment

Jun 19, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  When the Wyoming Department of Transportation reconstructs North Federal Boulevard in 2017, the city of Riverton will be able to use $200,000 in general fund ... [more]

After hearing concerns from citizens, city approves replat for apartments

Jun 19, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council voted Tuesday to approve the replat of lots for the new Copper Mountain Apartments.
The apartments will be constructed by BlueLine ... [more]

County on board to contribute $200,000 for better air service

Jun 19, 2015 - By Eric Blom, Staff Writer:  Fremont County commissioners tentatively have agreed to contribute money for a plan to obtain a new, reliable airline for Riverton Regional Airport.
The ... [more]

City weighs $33 million fiscal year budget

Jun 17, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The plan proposes a cost of living adjustment for municipal employees.

City staff has presented a balanced budget of roughly $33 million to the ... [more]

City approves one apartment plan, delays a second one amid objections by citizens

Jun 12, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Developers cannot begin construction for a new apartment complex west of Hill Street and east of Wolf Creek Drive after the Riverton City Council delayed ... [more]

Project specs changed, bid awarded

Jun 9, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The move will allow the drainage work to be done sooner, addressing problems at a mobile home park.

All bids the City of Riverton received for the ... [more]

City picks out-of-state firm for pavement assessment work

Jun 4, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Of the six companies that submitted bids, IMS Infrastructure Management ranked the highest.

Riverton City Council members had trouble deciding if ... [more]

Council expects $675K in visitor spending for fiscal year 2015-2016

Jun 4, 2015 - From staff reports:  The Wind River Visitors Council estimates a 2015-2016 fiscal year revenue of $675,000 from 4 percent lodging tax collections.
The revenue for the 2014-15 ... [more]

Bare-knuckle rule approved by city; bouts will require outside license

Jun 4, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council issued final approval Tuesday for a new ordinance requiring organized bare-knuckle boxing in the city to be sanctioned by an adopted ... [more]

City council approves 31 liquor license renewal applications

May 21, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The City of Riverton approved 31 liquor license renewal applications in February. The city is due to receive about $39,500 from application fees in addition to ... [more]

City approves money from reserves to buy pothole machine

May 10, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has voted to purchase a pothole-filling machine, despite worries over how the city would pay for it.
Riverton had been renting the ... [more]

Ordinance would require approval for bare-knuckle fights

May 7, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Local officials entered into another round of discussions about bare-knuckle fighting in Riverton this week.
City staff -- with the guidance of Riverton ... [more]

Riverton will move to regulate bare-knuckle fights via city ordinance

Apr 16, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Riverton city staff plan to draft an ordinance to regulate bare-knuckle fighting in the city.
The Riverton City Council agreed Tuesday night during a work ... [more]

Mayor signs service day proclamation

Apr 10, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Volunteers with the Foster Grandparents program said the group will celebrate its 50th anniversary this year.

Riverton Mayor Lars Baker proclaimed ... [more]

Air service, beautification, fast Internet among city's goals for year

Apr 1, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has identified a set of goals that will help guide the local decision-making process throughout the year.
Council members began ... [more]

Council hears defense of bare-knuckle fights; chief called 'predator'

Mar 25, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council did not make a decision regarding bare-knuckle fighting regulations during a regular meeting this month.
Instead, council members ... [more]

Next three 1 percent jobs coming

Mar 17, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has approved seeking bids for three neighborhood concrete repair projects recommended by the city's Fix Our Roads Citizens Committee. ... [more]

City offering 24-hour malt beverage, catering permits

Mar 12, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton clerk's office will approve all future permits instead of the city council.

The City of Riverton now can issue 24-hour malt beverage and ... [more]

City to take ownership of Big Bend drainage

Feb 26, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  The Riverton City Council has decided to take ownership of the Big Bend Drainage District after hearing about the benefit the system could provide for the ... [more]

City renews 31 liquor licenses

Feb 26, 2015 - From staff reports:  The Riverton City Council approved 31 liquor license renewal applications during its regular meeting Feb. 17.
The city received 32 applications: 22 were for ... [more]

City considers changing procedures for alcohol, home business permits

Feb 20, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Two more city council readings must pass before any changes take place.

The process applicants must follow to obtain certain permits from the City of ... [more]

Faubion to be council president

Feb 10, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Under Mayor Lars Baker's new administration, Teresa McKee will remain municipal judge, and Rick Sollars returns as city attorney.

Riverton City ... [more]

Air service task force to go forward

Feb 3, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  With a drastic drop-off in passenger boardings for 2014 confirmed at Riverton Regional Airport, the Riverton City Council plans to proceed with the creation of ... [more]

Tuesday notes

Jan 27, 2015 - By Steven R. Peck:  Time well spent?
Let's hope the Wyoming Legislature doesn't have to spend much time at all "debating" the place the jackalope deserves in the statutory ... [more]

Jibben to fill Ward 2 council slot

Jan 21, 2015 - By Alejandra Silva, Staff Writer:  Holly Jibben is Riverton's new city council member.
She was selected Tuesday night to represent Ward 2 on the council, replacing Todd Smith, who resigned to ... [more]

City council selects Jibben as new Ward 2 representative

Jan 21, 2015 - Staff:  The Riverton City Council selected Holly Jibben to be the new Ward 2 representative during its regular meeting Tuesday.
Five candidates were interviewed for ... [more]