RANCH CREEK ROAD PROJECT
GRAVEL WILL BEGIN TO BE HAULED AND LAID AFTER THE 4th OF JULY HOLIDAY.
EXPECT AND A HALF HOUR TO HOUR DELAY ON BOTH ENDS OF THE ROAD
Powder River County has contracted with Gardner Weed & Pest, who will be spraying weeds on county roads for the summer of 2019. The chemical used is a broadleaf chemical & it is not harmful to livestock. Powder River County Weed Department will also be spraying but will be adding dye to their chemical. Please contact the County Commissioners for any questions or concerns, 436-2657.
Powder River County Library Board has an open position for a new member. The board term runs 5 years and will begin on July 1, 2019. Please contact the county commissioner’s office at 436-2657 if you have any interest. If you have any questions regarding the open position, call Diane Stuver at the library at 436-2812.
NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING ON
PRELIMINARY COUNTY BUDGETS
Notice is hereby given that the Board of County Commissioners has completed its preliminary annual budget for the fiscal year ending June 30, 2020. The proposed budget has been placed on file and is available for inspection in the office of the County Clerk and Recorder.
The Board will meet in their office in the Courthouse at 2:00 PM on Monday, August 26, 2019, for the purpose of fixing the operating budget and making appropriations at which time any taxpayer in said county may be heard for or against any part of the said budget. On Tuesday, September 3, 2019, at 10:00 AM, the Board will adopt the final budget and fix the tax levies.
The County (School)Transportation Committee will meet and approve/disapprove individual transportation contracts and review the bus routes for the 2019-2020 school year. This will take place on August 30, 2019 at 9:00am in the Election Room in the courthouse.