Worland City Council

The Washakie County Commissioners and Worland City Council will both meet in regular sessions today. The county commission will begin their agenda at 9:00 A.M at the Washakie County Courthouse. In addition to updates from departments across the county–the commissioners will also have members from WYDOT coming in at 11:00 A.M. to discuss the State…

The Worland City Council met Tuesday night for a regular meeting at City Hall. Mayor Jim Gill began the meeting with a moment of silence for Dennis Koch who passed away last week. Gill noted that Koch was a great councilman and will be dearly missed. The council had a short agenda–but one of the…

The Worland City Council designates a part of each meeting to any citizen’s concerns that may need to be addressed. At Tuesday’s meeting a Worland resident brought to the board’s attention the issue of unkempt yards and the storing of junk vehicles and other debris in public view. The issue the resident had was a…

HarvestFest comes to Worland each year in early-September and the event is looking to grow in it’s diverse vendors and activities. Steve Radabaugh with the Worland-Ten Sleep Chamber of Commerce was at Tuesday night’s Worland City Council meeting with information regarding the possibility of hosting a 3-on-3 basketball tournament during this year’s HarvestFest. Pepsi-Admiral Beverage…

The Worland City Council accepted a resignation at Tuesday night’s meeting at City Hall. Melissa Rivera–councilwoman for Ward 3–submitted a letter of resignation from the board as she has accepted a new job outside of town. The council voted to accept the resignation and as well declared a vacancy. Clerk-Treasurer Tracy Glanz will now publish…

The Worland City Council will open a public hearing on the 2019-2020 fiscal year budget at tonight’s meeting. The public is always welcome at local meetings unless an executive session is called for and approved by the council. Most executive sessions that take place are known ahead of time and listed on the agenda–which can…

The 2019 Double Gutter, Curb and Gutter, Sidewalks and Miscellaneous Street and Concrete Upgrades project bid was awarded at Tuesday evening’s Worland City Council meeting. City Engineer Mike Donnell informed the council that he and others had opened and inspected the two bids that were received for the project. The bid that came in lowest…

A Memorandum of Understanding between the City of Worland and the Town of Kirby was discussed and approved at Tuesday’s City Council meeting. City Attorney Kent Richins presented to the board the Memorandum that would make the City of Worland the backup water system operator for the Town of Kirby. Kirby officials — in a…

Mayor Jim Gill — at Tuesday’s Worland City Council Meeting — brought to the attention of the council and those in attendance — that the ongoing Wal-Mart discussion is quote — “stirring up dust in the community again,” end quote. Gill received an anonymous voicemail last week in which a caller accused the Mayor of…

Local issues are in the spotlight at both the Washakie County Commissioners and Worland City Council meetings today in Worland. The County Commissioners, who meet beginning at 9:00 A.M., will discuss traffic on a pair of roads, Washakie Ten in Worland and the Lower Nowood Road near Ten Sleep. The Northern Wyoming Daily News reports…


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