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The City of Gillette Parks Division is pleased to announce that the City Pool will open for the season on Saturday, May 30th at 1:00 P.M. The pool is located at 909 S. Gillette Avenue, just south of City Park and Twin Spruce Junior High School.

The swimming pool facility includes a deep well for diving, a lap swim area, a zero depth/shallow pool area, a bathhouse, a concession area, a sand
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead joined Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and representatives from The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to announce the release of 14 final environmental reviews for land use plans that address greater sage-grouse habitat across Wyoming and nine other states.

The plans include elements intended to
SourceGas Release:
 
SourceGas experienced a service disruption this evening affecting 142 customers in the Indian Hills area in east central Gillette. This requires us to turn off gas service temporarily while we manage this situation safely.
 
SourceGas has crews on hand now, turning off natural service in the affected area. We expect to begin relighting customers’
Press Release -  On May 29th, a WyDOT contractor, Hardrives Construction, will begin a Crack Sealing project on Highway 59 south of Gillette from Mile Marker 96 – Mile Marker 102. It will basically begin at the end of the 5 lane section just south of Gillette and continue 6 miles. 

Motorists can expect traffic control operations including flagging operation and a pilot
Press Release: The Campbell County Fire Department responded to the following incidents: May 28, 2015
 
At 11:47 a.m. to 904 Country Club Rd. (Candlewood Suites) for an automatic fire alarm. Firefighters arrived on scene and reported moderate smoke in the first floor of the hotel. The smoke was a result of a cooking fire in Rm 124 that was extinguished by a hotel maintenance person
State News
Press Release - A fatal crash on May 27th resulted in the death of 52 year old Port Coquitlam, British Columbia, Canada resident Mary M. Sataya. The crash occurred at 7:40 p.m. near mile post 38 on Wyoming State Highway 24 approximately two miles west of Aladdin, Wyoming. 



Mary Sataya was operating a 2011 Suzuki motorcycle when the motorcycle collided with a deer on the roadway.
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead joined Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and representatives from The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to announce the release of 14 final environmental reviews for land use plans that address greater sage-grouse habitat across Wyoming and nine other states.

The plans include elements intended to
Press Release -  On May 29th, a WyDOT contractor, Hardrives Construction, will begin a Crack Sealing project on Highway 59 south of Gillette from Mile Marker 96 – Mile Marker 102. It will basically begin at the end of the 5 lane section just south of Gillette and continue 6 miles. 

Motorists can expect traffic control operations including flagging operation and a pilot
Washington, D.C. – U.S. Senator Mike Enzi, R-Wyo., is encouraging Wyoming students who will be juniors in high school to apply to be a Senate page for the fall session in Washington, DC.  There are a total of 30 page positions in the United States Senate each session and Senator Enzi is fortunate to have the opportunity to sponsor a young adult from Wyoming to serve in one of these
Press Release – Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) release of the final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule.
 
“Instead of reaching a reasonable solution, today the EPA has ignored millions of Americans and taken more control over private land in our country.
Regional News
Press Release – Governor Matt Mead joined Department of the Interior Secretary Sally Jewell and representatives from The Bureau of Land Management (BLM) and the U.S. Forest Service (USFS) to announce the release of 14 final environmental reviews for land use plans that address greater sage-grouse habitat across Wyoming and nine other states.

The plans include elements intended to
Press Release – Today, U.S. Senator John Barrasso (R-Wyo.) released the following statement regarding the Environmental Protection Agency’s (EPA) release of the final “waters of the United States” (WOTUS) rule.
 
“Instead of reaching a reasonable solution, today the EPA has ignored millions of Americans and taken more control over private land in our country.
Press Release - With Wyoming’s warmer months expected, the Wyoming Department of Health (WDH) is reminding residents to avoid mosquitos and ticks when spending time outdoors because these insects can carry potentially serious diseases.
 
Mosquitos spread West Nile virus (WNV) when they feed on infected birds and then bite people, animals and other birds.  In Wyoming, diseases
Press Release – Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) Administrator Gina McCarthy called Governor Mead to announce that she is signing the controversial Waters of the United States rule. Wyoming, along with a number of other states, asked McCarthy to work on concerns with the rule. Consultation with governors is required under the Clean Water Act.

"I am disappointed at the lack of
Press Release – Due to wet conditions and forecasts predicting additional precipitation, some seasonally closed roads on the Black Hills National Forest will remain closed through the holiday weekend.
 
The areas listed below are seasonally closed for big game winter range, and will remain closed to motorized vehicles until roads dry out:
 

Black Hawk area north of Rolling
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