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No work on North Federal until after eclipse

The estimated $12.62 million North Federal Boulevard highway improvement project in Riverton isn't expected to fully begin until after the Aug. 21 solar ...

City settles on one fee for all temporary sellers

The Riverton City Council has scratched a proposal to issue four separate permit fee options to temporary merchants, instead agreeing to a one-year application ...

'Archaic' city ordinances targeted for repeal

The Riverton City Council has agreed to repeal several "archaic" city ordinances on first reading.
Two additional readings are required.
Interim Riverton ...

Overhauled recycling plan sees more people using curbside service

A month ago, the City of Riverton decided to try a new curbside recycling system for its residents and as a result saw an increase in customers.
Part of the ...

Local committee IDs new spot for repairs

Local residents have told the Fix Our Roads Citizen's Committee that the alley behind Rocky Mountain Sports, 709 N. Federal Blvd., needs extra ...

Traffic deaths on 5-year downward trend; booze, drugs in most

Last in a series

A comparison of data records shows traffic fatalities have fallen in Fremont County over recent years.

DUI deaths
From ...

Fremont County's juvenile services program gets 75 percent of its case activity in Riverton.

Fremont County's juvenile justice program recorded ...

Drunk-driving incidents in county decline over decade

First in a series

Efforts to curb drunken-driving in Fremont County appear to be paying off.
Data analysis since 2006 shows a decrease of 46 ...

Lance Goede is the new representative for Ward 2 on the Riverton City Council.
The council interviewed Goede and three other candidates during a meeting ...

Finalists set for open slot on Riverton City Council

Riverton residents Richard Bennett, Lance Geode, Rebecca Schatza and Scott Wilcox will be interviewed Tuesday during the regular meeting of the Riverton City ...

Higher utility rate OKd by city; kicks in next month

Beginning next month, Riverton residents will see in their utility bills. The Riverton City Council approved the high rate during a regular council meeting ...

City to start over on admin search; no deal with finalist

After an executive session Thursday, the Riverton City Council voted to rescind the city administrator offer of employment it had agreed to make to its top ...

Riverton council moves forward on duck proposal

The Riverton city council voted on several items at its March 7 council meeting including the second reading of an ordinance amendment allowing ducks in city ...

Council sets 2017 agenda

The Riverton City Council approved a new set of council goals for 2017 during a recent council meeting. Among the new target areas, the city plans to review ...

The Riverton City Council will find out Tuesday night whether former administrative services director Courtney Bohlender will accept the interim city ...

With the City of Riverton set to confirm the resignation of city administrator Steven Weaver on Tuesday, Feb. 7, the Arizona-bound official cites the ...

City asks county to lower 'tipping fee' for trash haul

The Riverton City Council in January approved writing a letter formally asking the Fremont County Solid Waste Disposal District to lower the tipping fee ...

Council member recovering after brain tumor removed

Councilman Lee Martinez still has a mass in his kidney.

Riverton City Council member Lee Martinez is back home recovering after undergoing surgery in ...

Proposed city-tribe trash agreement raises questions for Riverton officials

Part two of two

The Northern Arapaho tribal official offering a cooperative trash disposal arrangement to the City of Riverton says past problems in ...

The Riverton City Council has chosen its new council president and vice-president.
Mike Bailey was voted in as president, while Kyle Larson was elected ...

 
 

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