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The Riverton City Council and Mayor Lars Baker welcomed K. Sean Peterson to office Tuesday after a secret ballot vote to fill a vacancy on the municipal ...

Interviews for Riverton council vacancy Tuesday; Ward 1 seat likely to be filled this week

Riverton Mayor Lars Baker and the Riverton City Council are reviewing letters from three candidates interested in filling the Ward 1 council vacancy left by ...

Three meet filing date for council vacancy; interviews set for Tuesday

The last letter of interest for Riverton's Ward 1 City Council vacancy arrived Wednesday, leaving three candidates to be considered.
Patricia Granlund, Phil ...

Letters of interest for council seat due by Thursday; two received so far

With one day left to file, two residents of Ward 1 in Riverton have submitted letters of interest to fill the city council vacancy created by the resignation ...

Riverton city staff will be developing a proposal in the coming weeks for a "pocket park" -- or small park with easy access to the general public -- at the empty ...

Deadline for Ward 1 letters extended by two weeks

The Riverton City Council has decided to allow more time for residents of Ward 1 to submit a letter of interest to fill vacant seat on the seven-member board. ...

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It's unfortunate when elected leaders don't serve their terms, but life can throw curve balls

Interest in the vacant seat representing Ward 1 on the ...

Potential visitors have submitted to city nearly 15,000 requests for info this year

The Riverton Chamber of Commerce has responded to roughly 14,800 requests for information this year from visitors who are interested in seeing the city, ...

First applicant files for Ward 1 vacancy

Candidates must submit letters of interest by Aug. 13.

Residents of Ward 1 in Riverton who would like to serve on the city council must submit their ...

Ward 1 seat on council now empty; applications due Aug. 13

The Riverton City Council has officially declared the vacancy left by Jonathan Faubion, who represented Ward 1 but has moved to a different district.
The ...

City opts for lighted signals at crosswalks; state could help pay tab

The City of Riverton wants to install flashing crosswalk signals at four locations in the city.
The Riverton City Council approved a resolution Tuesday that ...

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

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 ...

Council president to resign as of July 15

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 ...

City taps general fund to buy pothole-filling machine

Riverton will purchase a new pothole-filling machine from NorMont Equipment Company of Montana.
The Riverton City Council previously considered a ...

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

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 ...

Finances taking shape for North Federal Boulevard water and sewer segment

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 ...

After hearing concerns from citizens, city approves replat for apartments

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 ...

Fremont County commissioners tentatively have agreed to contribute money for a plan to obtain a new, reliable airline for Riverton Regional Airport.
The ...

City weighs $33 million fiscal year budget

The plan proposes a cost of living adjustment for municipal employees.

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

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

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 ...

 
 

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