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The Riverton City Council voted Tuesday to leave the city-owned downtown parking lot unregulated.
The lot in question is on East Fremont Avenue between North ...

Council decides to write regulations for city parking lot

The Riverton City Council made the decision Tuesday to move forward on developing regulations for a city parking lot downtown.
The use of the lot, which sits ...

Beautification committee could help city, council members told

The Riverton City Council is considering forming a new beautification committee, and members discussed different responsibilities the committee could take. ...

Damp summer kept water use lower; new pump to cost $520,000

The Riverton City Council has voted to replace 32-year-old pump at the local water treatment plant.
The pump is one of three that have been in place at the ...

Detox facility hosting an 'empty bowl' fundraiser

The Center of Hope is having its first "Filling an Empty Bowl" fundraiser Oct. 23 in the Fremont Center at the Fremont County Fairgrounds in Riverton.
Helen ...

Citizens speak out on and say 'no' to mandatory trash change

Editor:
Riverton citizens, we are in serious danger in our beautiful community.
Just recently we went again to cast our votes and to make your choices to ...

City OKs grant app for runway work

The FAA will administer the grant to pay for the design, which will be used when the city requests bids for construction next year.

Local officials ...

Alleys and dumpsters

The city ought to keep open the option of limited dumpster service

The problem faced by the City of Riverton in municipal trash collection involving ...

City expects rollout trash receptacles to arrive by November

City council made decision after contentious discussion

The decision to eliminate most of the residential alley dumpsters in Riverton and replace ...

City defends its effort on weed control; hundreds of contacts made

Responding to criticism from residents, Riverton city staff say departmental employees are working to control weeds in town.
The topic came up again Tuesday ...

1 percent tax fund contains $2.36 million; Pure Gas Road project next up

The Riverton City Council has approved a bid advertisement for a widening and overlay project on Pure Gas Road.
The work will be paid for using 1 percent ...

Council cuts trash hours, votes to eliminate alley dumpsters in Riverton

How they voted
Riverton City Council members who voted to cut trash collection hours and require roll-out containers instead of alley dumpsters were ...

EMS director says workers are spread thin in county due to budget cuts

Operational changes at the Fremont County ambulance department will have a direct effect in Riverton, said Emergency Medical Services director Joe Zillmer.
He ...

West Nile virus detected in city

Area residents have been warned to be vigilant in avoiding mosquitoes now that West Nile virus has been detected in city limits.
Local resident and mayoral ...

Cannon blast OK'd at home football games this season

A small-bore cannon will go off every time the Riverton High School football team scores a touchdown at Wolverine Field this fall.
The Riverton City Council ...

The city lot

Is there a bona fide reason to impose new regulations?

The sight of commercial vehicles from a couple of companies occupying spaces around the clock ...

Commercial parking in downtown lot concerns city officials

Riverton city officials are weighing potential changes to parking regulations at the public lot on Fremont Avenue and Broadway.
The lot is not regulated at ...

City seeks bigger voice in county solid waste picture

Members of the Riverton City Council requested more communication from the Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District during a regular meeting this month. ...

Meeting on parks, paths draws mostly negative words

Most comments were negative as Riverton community members shared their opinions about local parks and trails during a city council work session July 8.
Some ...

City OKs City Park site for planned skate park

The skate area will be 68 feet wide and 166 feet long, with
protective berms on either side.

The City of Riverton has approved a location for a ...

 
 

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