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Oct
29

Notice is hereby given that Converse County, Wyoming, will receive sealed bids for the Anderson Dairy Road - North Platte River Bridge Approach Improvements Project. Bids will be received at the Converse County Courthouse, 107 North 5th Street, Suite 114, Douglas, Wyoming, until 2:00 p.m. (local time), November 20, 2014 at which time and place said bids will be opened publicly and read aloud.

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Oct
23
November 4 Agenda has been posted.
Oct
23
October 14 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Oct
23

NOTICE is hereby given that the following Public Hearing will be held on November 5, 2014 at 11:30 a.m. in the Converse County Commissioners' Office, Converse County Courthouse, 107 N. 5th Street, Douglas, Wyoming to obtain citizens' comments on the following proposed subdivision.

Proposed is the one (1) parcel Powder River Junction Minor Subdivision, located in a portion of the SE 1/4 of Section 4, T35N, R70W, 6th P.M., Converse County.

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Oct
13
October 21 Agenda has been posted.
Oct
10
October 7 & 8 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Oct
10

NOTICE is hereby given that at its meeting on October 8, 2014, the Board of County Commissioners of Converse County, WY reduced the speed limits on the following County roads: Irvine Rd (CR 1) and Anderson Dairy Rd (CR 2).

Resolution 12-14 also has penalties for violations of the posted speed limits and, in particular, for those vehicles with a gross vehicle weight (GVW) exceeding twenty-six thousand (26,000) pounds. The following language reflects the penalties:

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that every person convicted of a violation of this Resolution may be fined a maximum of five dollars ($5.00) per mile for each mile per hour in excess of the posted speed limit, but not less than twenty-five dollars ($25.00), and assessed Court costs.

BE IT FURTHER RESOLVED that, in addition to any other penalty, every person convicted of violating this Converse County Resolution or any similar law or ordinance by exceeding the posted speed limit by six (6) or more miles per hour, while operating a vehicle or combination of vehicles with a gross vehicle weight or gross vehicle weight rating exceeding twenty-six thousand (26,000) pounds shall be fined three hundred dollars ($300.00).

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Sep
18
October 7 & 8 Agenda has been posted.
Sep
18
September 16 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Sep
08
September 16 Agenda has been posted.
Sep
08
September 2 & 3 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Aug
22
September 2 & 3 Agenda has been posted.
Aug
22
August 19 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Aug
8
August 19 Agenda has been posted.
Aug
8
August 5 Meeting Minutes have been posted.
Aug
5
The Converse County Weed & Pest District will be holding a special board meeting on Wednesday, Aug. 6th at 7:00 PM at the Converse County Weed & Pest office. The board will discuss landowner concerns of greasewood spaying on private land in the Thunder Basin Grasslands. For further information please contact Cheryl Schwartzkopf at 307-358-2775.
Apr
16
Proposed Douglas Recreation Center Information
Mar
9
Converse County has numerous boards where citizens can serve to make a difference in our County. In June 2014, the Hospital, Library and Parks & Rec Boards have terms expiring. In addition, the County has openings on other boards where the terms expire throughout the year. These boards include: Planning and Zoning, Airport, Natural Resource Planning and Tourism.

Typically board members focus on a direction the board will take that affects the future of the County, as well as a commitment to the residents to meet a variety of purposes, including recreation.

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Jan
23
This January of 2014, the Converse County Treasurer's Office is releasing what we hope to be an annual publication: a Report to the Citizens of Converse County. The report contains statistical and financial data about the county, as well as general information about all of the assets that make the county great.

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