Gov. Matt Mead

Governor Mead Proclaims EMS Week in Wyoming
Governor Matt Mead proclaimed May 19th-25th  Emergency Medical Services Week in Wyoming. The governor says Wyoming residents can take comfort in knowing that well trained, caring men and women are only a phone call away. He says emergency medical technicians (emts)…
Gov. Mead Unveils His Energy Strategy
(Amy Richards/TSM) Gov. Matt Mead has unveiled a state energy policy “Leading the Change:Wyoming’s Action Plan for Energy, Environment and Economy:”  Governor Mead said in the absence of a federal energy plan, Wyoming needed to develop its own plan. The policy advocates mai…
Gov. Mead To Unveil Wyoming Energy Policy Today
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead is releasing an official state energy policy for Wyoming. The document to be unveiled Monday has been in the works for two years. State officials say the policy will focus on four areas: Economic competitiveness, efficient regulation, natural resource cons…
Wyoming Nearing Important Mining Milestone
The state of Wyoming will celebrate an important industrial milestone later this month. Data from the Wyoming State Geological Survey indicates that Wyoming will mine its 10 billionth ton of coal during the month of May. Marion Loomis, the executive director of the Wyoming Mining Association, says t…
Mead Trip Spurs Saudi Interest In UW Research
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Gov. Matt Mead tells The Associated Press that his trip to Saudi Arabia last week has succeeded in drawing interest to energy research going on at the University of Wyoming. He says officials from Saudi Arabia’s state-owned oil giant Saudi Aramco and King Fahd Uni…
Gov. Mead Applauds Fracking Decision
Governor Matt Mead said he is pleased with District Judge Catherine Wilking’s order affirming Wyoming’s policy regarding the disclosure of hydraulic fracturing components. Environmental groups had requested the ingredient lists from the Wyoming Oil and Gas conservation commission,…
Gov. To Help Mark Annual Veterans Welcome Home Day
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — Wyoming Veterans Welcome Home Day will be held on April 1 with ceremonies in Sheridan, Riverton, Afton and Rock Springs. Gov. Matt Mead will be among those attending and speaking. The day of welcoming veterans was codified in state law in 2011 by the Legislature. All Wyo…
Gov: WYDOT Can Help Plow Yellowstone If Communities Pay For It
Governor Matt Mead has decided that Wyoming Department of Transportation equipment and labor will be made available if the Cody and Jackson communities raise money to pay the state to get the roads to the east and south gates of Yellowstone National Park open on time. Governor Mead credits the citie…

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