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City buzzing with eclipse planning

With less than two weeks until a total solar eclipse graces Riverton's skies, the city's government is finalizing plans on how it will handle the thousands of ...

City moves on plan to limit garage sales

The Riverton City Council is moving forward with a proposal to limit the number of garage and yard sales residents are allowed to have each year.
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Senior center reworks city agreement; closer to stabilizing finances

The deal covers gas and electricity, while the City of Riverton will continue to pay water, sewer and sanitation for now.



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City frees up more than $1 million; will go to N. Fed. rebuild

Some surplus money Riverton staffers found while finalizing last year's budget will be used to help fund the upcoming North Federal Boulevard construction ...

A new agreement between the City of Riverton and its air service consultant includes an incentive to generate increased revenues.
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Repeal city vagrancy ordinance, interim RPD chief advises

The Riverton Police Department has proposed the city repeal its current vagrancy ordinance in order to protect the constitutional rights of citizens.
"We are ...

City's budget 'not beeneasy,' but it's done

The Riverton City Council has finalized its $26 million budget last for fiscal year 2017-2018, after two months spent ensuring balanced finances in municipal ...

City says 'yes' to alcohol in park for summer 'Live at Five' events; first June 21

An alcohol ban at City Park has been lifted for Riverton's Chamber of Commerce Alive at Five concerts this summer.
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After first finalist out, administrator search continues; no consultant yet

The Riverton City Council has not found outstanding candidates for the city administrator position yet. On May 18, the city held a special meeting to discuss ...

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.
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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
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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 ...

 
 

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