Posts From April, 2017

Draft Pole Mountain Travel Management Decision is Announced 

Public Service Announcement

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT - (April 19, 2017)

 (LARAMIE, Wyo.)  April 19, 2017 – Laramie District Ranger Frank Romero has issued a Draft Decision Notice (DN) and final Environmental Assessment (EA) for the Pole Mountain Travel Management Project.

The Draft DN contains multiple decision aspects.

  •          It will leave the majority of roads on Pole Mountain in their current, open status.
  •          Additionally, select unauthorized routes will be added to the system, parking areas will be added, connectors between existing roads will be added, and the Laramie Ranger District (LRD) will use seasonal closures and designated dispersed camping as management tools.
  •          In order to address access and resource concerns, other management actions include shortening roads, closing roads to public use, and decommissioning roads.

 

 

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Posted by IT Department April 19, 2017

State Wide Test Media Release 

Public Service Announcement

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT - (April 12, 2017)

Albany County EMA-  Wyoming has scheduled state wide tornado warning drill Wednesday morning, at 10:30 am.

At that time plan on hearing the warning on local TV, as well as the radio and outdoor warning sirens.

Meteorologists at the National Weather Service tell us this is a good time to take a moment to consider what you would do if the warning was real.

They say, a basement or a room away from windows is the safest place to be.

 

 

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Posted by IT Department April 12, 2017

Thunder Basin National Grassland Public Workshop Set for April 12 in Newcastle, Second Cooperative Working Group Meeting is April 13 

Public Service Announcement(DOUGLAS, Wyo.)  April 5, 2017

The U.S. Forest Service (USFS) will host two collaborative meetings next week in Newcastle, Wyo. The first will be a public learning workshop on Wed., April 12, from 1-4 p.m. at the Weston County Senior Center. Second will be a cooperative working group meeting on Thurs., April 13, from 9 a.m. – 3 p.m., also at the Weston County Senior Center.

Both events will primarily focus on prairie dog colony management on the Thunder Basin National Grassland (TBNG), and both will be facilitated by the University of Wyoming Ruckelshaus Institute of Environment and Natural Resources. Both are open to the public, however, only government representatives may participate in the working group on Thursday, as is detailed below.

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Posted by IT Department April 05, 2017 Categories: Forest Service

Public Notice 

Public Service Announcement

PUBLIC ANNOUNCEMENT - (April 04, 2017)

 The Albany County Community Juvenile Services Board (CJSB) is accepting applications for member of the Advisory Committee to serve a two-year term beginning May 27, 2017 and ending May 27, 2019. If you interested in serving on the Advisory Committee, we would appreciate if you completed the information sheet. Once completed please email the form to Maria Consuelos at mconsuelos@co.albany.wy.us by April 10, 2017.

 

 

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Posted by IT Department April 05, 2017