The Sheridan County Planning and Zoning Commission is recommending that the county put a freeze on any future subdivisions that are located within the Class 5 Groundwater Vulnerability areas. County Planner Mark Reid on why the freeze is needed.
A routine traffic stop 13 miles west of Laramie Tuesday morning resulted in the seizure of a large quantity of psilocybin mushrooms, which ended up being largest single seizure of mushrooms ever made by state troopers. Wyoming Highway Patrol Sergeant Stephen Townsend.
Part of the Sheridan County Comprehensive Plan stated that Sheridan County should think about regulating development in areas where the groundwater is vulnerable to contamination. The Wyoming Department of Environmental Quality classifies the potential for contamination based on several factors including groundwater levels.
Sheridan County Commissioners met Tuesday at the courthouse for their regular meeting. The County will spend nearly $100,000 for improvements to Upper Cat Creek Road. They awarded the contract to DCM Construction in Sheridan.