A family-owned daily newspaper serving Riverton, Lander and Fremont County, Wyoming since 1949

Related Content: Riverton City Council

City expected to trim funds for firefighters, R Recreation and other outside agencies

Riverton city staff has proposed a 15-percent reduction in funding for all nine agencies with contracts to provide city services.
Affected groups are Youth ...

Skate park nears halfway point on fundraising; city turns down new request

Members of the Central Wyoming Skateboarding Association were hoping to secure another donation from the City of Riverton in the next fiscal year for their ...

The city-owned vacant lot at 422 E. Main St. in downtown Riverton will be the new home for the farmers market this summer -- at least for now.
The Riverton ...

City OKs new, renewed day care permits

The Riverton City Council has approved two new day care licenses during its regular meeting April 15.
Jessica Casper, 315 E. Monroe Ave., and Kara Hancock, ...

Former Riverton City Councilman Lars Baker is running for mayor.
Baker announced his candidacy Wednesday. He said he believes Mayor Ron Warpness will not seek ...

Potential farmers market sites compared

Organizers continue to consider new location options for the weekly farmers market that has taken place in downtown Riverton for the past several ...

By the numbers

City report summarizes police, building, trash, utility statistics

City staff shared a completed 2013 annual report with the city council April 15. ...

City considers detox ownership request; no simple answer found

The center's operators would like to acquire the building from the City of Riverton, but a simple transfer of deed is not permissible.

The city of ...

Public quiet on proposals about development of Honor Farm land

The Riverton City Council heard no public comment during a meeting April 1 about the development of the Honor Farm property between Honor Farm Road and ...

City council OKs plan making rec spending fairer to state students

The Riverton city council has approved a resolution supporting a move to make recreation spending more equitable for Wyoming students.
State law allows local ...

Three city employees recognized for service

Riverton's mayor and city council gave appreciative and heartfelt farewells to three retiring city employees on April 1.
Gold watches were presented to ...

City approves lowest bid for concrete work

The Riverton City Council has selected contractor Major Equipment of Riverton for an upcoming miscellaneous concrete repair project on city streets.
The ...

City hears complaints, suggestions about farmers market spot

The Riverton City Council met with downtown business owners and street vendors to discuss options for a new farmers market location in Riverton.
There was a ...

City OKs airport group, sets four goals

Great Lakes Airlines operates at Riverton Regional Airport and has been dealing with pilot shortages and other issues that have affected local air service. ...

Council members disagree on utility improvement project

Several Riverton city council members have disagreed about the details of an ongoing utility improvement project that was designed to add capacity to the ...

Proposals sought for new operator at Airport Cafe

Great Lakes still battling shortage of pilots; bigger planes now in use
The City of Riverton will accept proposals through 5 p.m. Friday from companies or ...

City asks for public's ideas in developing state parcel

The City of Riverton hopes to receive public comment Tuesday night during the city council meeting regarding a conceptual plan property north of Riverton and ...

City no longer requires $100 deposit for using parks

The Riverton City Council has amended the fee system for reserving city park facilities after discussion in a previous work session.
The amendment was ...

City to offer ideas to WAM on retirement and liquor rules

The Riverton City Council plans to submit three new resolutions for consideration during this year's Wyoming Association of Municipalities convention.
Members ...

City might end fees for park reservations and certain business licensing

The City of Riverton is considering loosening regulations pertaining to city park reservations and business service licenses.
City council member voiced no ...

 
 

County Weather

Photo Gallery

Twitter Feed (Follow Us!)

© 2015 Riverton Ranger, Inc.