(Lander, Wyo.) – Residents of the Apple Valley have been complaining for several weeks about a potent odor that has been wafting over town. The City of Lander has responded with the following statement released this afternoon:
(Lander, Wyo.) – A public meeting will be held tonight at the community center to address an upcoming optional one-cent sales tax street project. See the announcement below:
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander last week adopted it’s 2015-16 budget and it includes a significant contribution to the revenue guarantee to attract a new air carrier to Riverton Regional Airport. Some $2.1 million is needed to attract another carrier to the airport. The revenue guarantee, however, would only be used if ticket sales did not approach that number. The state has already committed $1.2 million for the guarantee and other funds are being sought.
(Cheyenne, Wyo.) – The City of Lander is well represented this week at the annual winter meeting of the Wyoming Association of Municipalities in the state capitol.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The engineering firm conducting the update to the Lander Airport Master plan has scheduled its second public meeting for Wednesday evening, January 14th at Lander City Hall.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander City Council tonight will get to hear how the city did with it’s finances in fiscal year 2013-14.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander City Council has a light agenda Tuesday evening, almost entirely focused on wrapping up paperwork on the Lander Community and Convention Center.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander started its Christmas decorating this week. Driving downtown the last couple days, including this morning, you might have seen a crane aiding the effort to get lights in trees along Main Street. The folks at City Hall say decorating, which includes the garlands on light posts and more, will be completed over the next couple weeks.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The process has started to work on a new airport master plan for Lander’s Hunt Field, the busiest general aviation airport in Wyoming.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander Area Chamber of Commerce Beautification Committee’s downtown clean-up day drew a small cadre of volunteers. The alleys on the north and south side of Main Street were given a cleaning, with trash and other assorted items scooped up.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander is updating the master plan for Hunt Field Airport and the public is invited to a meeting where the project will be explained. The session is set for Wednesday, October 1st at 6 p.m. at Lander City Hall.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander announced today that the Rural Water House on Buena Vista will be closed for the day, Wednesday, Sept. 17. The closure is for a water main leak repair. Those low on water are suggested to fill up today.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Workers are busy applying the final touches to the new Lander Community and Convention Center which will be opened for public inspection in just over two weeks, on Saturday, Sept. 13th at 1 p.m. Wyoming Secretary of State Max Maxfield is scheduled to attend according to Lander Community Resource Coordinator Gary Michaud. As a member of the State Loan and Investment Board, Maxfield supported construction of the center.
(Lander, Wyo.) – Today the City of Lander excitedly announced that Tegeler and Associates is sponsoring a $25,000 Hole-in-One Challenge for the Lander Community Center Fundraising Tournament. The event will be held on Saturday, August 23rd at the Lander Golf Course.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Lander City Council tonight has a lengthy agenda covering everything from airport planning to the budget to catering permits.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander’s Fiscal Year 2015 General Fund Budget has nearly the same bottom line as the current year’s, but it didn’t come without work. Treasurer Charri Lara said the budget process was different this year, with the city council more involved.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The Fremont County School District 1 Board of Education is currently exploring ideas for ways to decrease costs and increase revenues for the swimming pool, especially now that the City of Lander has bowed out of the current agreement.
(Lander, Wyo.) – The City of Lander is extending its request water customers for no unnecessary outdoor watering until further notice. Deputy Clerk Tami Hitshew said the city’s crews were unable to get the clogged valve replaced at the Water Treatment Plant as quickly as expected.
(Riverton, Wyo.) – Riverton Mayor Ron Warpness told the city council last week that the city has been approved for $256,500 in county consensus funds for two projects.