renovation

Workers Map Capitol Dome Ahead Of Renovation
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — A team of specialized workers has been rappelling down the gold-plated dome at the Wyoming Capitol this week. They’re taking photographs and measurements for a planned renovation of the building. The three workers are from an Ithaca, N.Y., consulting firm called V…
UW To Renovate And Expand Half Acre Gym
LARAMIE, Wyo. (AP) — A Laramie construction firm has been selected to renovate and expand the University of Wyoming’s Half Acre Gym into a modern student recreation and wellness center. The UW Board of Trustees voted last week to contract with Groathouse Construction for the $27 millio…
State Board Moves On Capitol Renovation Plans
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — The State Building Commission has approved spending $400,000 on initial design work for renovation of the state Capitol’s interior. The renovation of the building has been estimated to cost up to $50 million. The Legislature would need to approve money for the ren…
Wyo. Lawmakers Move Ahead With Building Plans
CHEYENNE, Wyo. (AP) — State lawmakers are moving ahead with plans to build a new state office building and renovate the state Capitol in Cheyenne despite opposition by Gov. Matt Mead. Mead says now’s not the time to build a new office building while the state faces budget cuts due to l…