Johnson County Road and Bridge Supervisor Scott Pehringer updated the county commissioners on the county's chip seal projects that will be going to bid next month with the Wyoming Department of Transportation (WyDOT).
Buffalo's City Council approved a Resolution backing the Wyoming Association of Municipalities' Legislative Agenda which will hopefully persuade lawmakers in Cheyenne to allocate more funding for local governments throughout the state.
The State of Wyoming has a new program available for local governments to participate in that will help them save costs associated with compiling information for their Multi-Hazard Mitigation Plans, and combine those plans into a few regional documents instead of numerous individual city and county plans, according to Johnson County Emergency Management Coordinator Marilyn Connolly.
Johnson County's Commissioners discussed and eventually accepted agreements for CMAQ (Congestion Mitigation Air Quality) for dust abatement, and an agreement accepting a Wyoming Department of Transportation (WyDOT) Transportation Alternatives Program (TAP) Grant.
Auctioneer Larry Brannion during a previous pie auction at the Buffalo Senior Center
The Buffalo Senior Center's annual Pie Auction fundraiser will be this Friday night, February 5th at the center, beginning at 6:30. The annual event raises funds that supports the many programs at the senior center located at 671 W. Fetterman.
Johnson County Healthcare Center Hospital Administrator Sandy Ward gave an update on the 2018 Capital Construction Project to the board of trustees at a recent meeting, saying the tentative move-in for the new nursing home facility has been set back to the third week in April.
The Buffalo Chamber of Commerce's Winter Gathering was this past Saturday evening.
It was a fun event featuring a four-course gourmet meal with a wine pairing, music, prizes and a chance to honor some of the volunteers that have made chamber events possible for a number of years.