Casper City Council

City Council Candidates Forum Set for Monday
Candidates running for Casper City Council will speak at a forum in council chambers at 6:30 p.m. Monday, according to a prepared statement from the Natrona County Public Library. The session will also be broadcast on Cable Channel 3. The forum will be moderated. Candidates will respond to questions…
Casper City Council Holds Hearing on Community Development Funds Use
The Casper City Council will receive comments during a public hearing about the annual report of the Community Development Block Grant program at its regular meeting at 6 p.m. Tuesday at City Hall. The program assisted hundreds of elderly, disabled, homeless and low-income people with tickets for th…
Casper City Council Passes ‘Removal of Officials’ Ordinance
Casper City Council voted 6-3 for a long-contested ordinance for a process to remove council members at its meeting Tuesday. The ordinance, passed on third reading, would penalize direct violations of the city’s code of ethics, as well as sexual harassment, workplace violence and the creation…
Casper City Council Tweaks Community Promotions Requirements
Casper City Council on Tuesday agreed to tweak the criteria used for selecting events that are eligible for community promotions funding. Organizations must now meet two requirements if they want cash to help put on certain events in Casper. The event must now be able to better the quality of life o…
Casper City Council Agrees to Ordinance Amendments
Casper City Council has informally agreed to add amendments to proposed ordinances regarding the city’s code of ethics and the removal of elected officials. With a two-thirds vote after a hearing, council may choose to either censure or remove a council member found guilty of ethics violation…
Council Approves $68 Million One-Cent Spending List
Casper City Council has approved a $68 million city of Casper optional one-cent sales tax spending list for the next four years. The list indicates that $48 million in one-cent sales tax revenue will go toward water, fire, streets and police – once again, in order, the four areas that ranked …
Council Member Removal Ordinances Pass First Reading
Casper City Council on Tuesday gave first-reading approval to a pair of ordinances that would make it easier to remove elected council members found guilty of committing ethics violations. Council approved both ordinances 6-3 after about 40 minutes of discussion. The dissenting votes were cast by Wa…

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