December 6, 2017

December Employee Recognition

Melanie Holland was recognized for her 25 years of service by the Lincoln County Commissioners at their meeting on December 5, 2017.  Melanie is a Detention Officer at the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office in Kemmerer. Please join us in congratulating Melanie!

November 15, 2017

Our new website is launched!

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November 9, 2017

November Employee Recognition

At the Commission meeting on November 7th, the following employees were recognized for their years of service with Lincoln County: Chris Strang, 5 years, Deputy-School Resources Officer in Afton; Matt McCloud, 10 years, Superintendent for Road and Bridge and Lindsay Gardner, 10 years, Operator for North Lincoln County Road and Bridge Department. Congratulations Chris, Matt and Lindsay!

October 3, 2017

October Employee Recognition

On Tuesday, October 3rd, the Lincoln County Commissioners recognized Claudette Blair-Higgens, Shonda Hill and Cory Stoof for their years of service with Lincoln County. Claudette and Shonda received their 5 years of service certificate. Claudette is a Scale Clerk at the Kemmerer Landfill and Shonda is a Legal/Child Support Clerk in the District Court office. Cory Stoof received his 10 years of service award with Lincoln County. Cory is a Deputy Sheriff in the Kemmerer area. Congratulations Cory, Shonda and Claudette!

October 3, 2017

Commissioners appoint House District 21 Representative

The Lincoln County Commissioners appointed Evan J. Simpson to the Wyoming House of Representatives - District 21 on October 3, 2017. The Commissioners thanked everyone involved in the process.

September 22, 2017

September Employee Recognition

The Commissioners presented Roy Warren with his 15 years of service certificate at the September 19th Commission meeting. Roy is a Detective at the Lincoln County Sheriff's Office in Afton. The Commissioners also recognized Dain Schwab for his 10 years of service as a Deputy County Coroner also in Afton. Congratulations Roy and Dain!

September 22, 2017

Retirees Honored

Retirees were honored at the Lincoln County Commission meeting on September 19th in Afton

September 7, 2017

Ten Years of Service

At the September 5th Commission meeting, the Lincoln County Commissioners presented a certificate to Jenny Clarke for her ten years of service with Lincoln County. Jenny is the Chief Deputy in the District Court. Congratulations!

August 11, 2017

"Great American Eclipse" News Release #2


“Great American Eclipse” News Release #2
The Great American Eclipse AFTON, Wyoming – The Great American Eclipse, taking place on August 21, 2017, is fast approaching. This event is expected to bring tens of thousands of additional people through Lincoln County as they travel toward the path of totality. Some areas are already experiencing some additional traffic as eclipse-goers

August 4, 2017

August Employee Recognition



Brandon Smith and Clint Nielson were recognized for their years of service with Lincoln County at the Commission meeting on August 1st. Clint is the South Road and Bridge Foreman and received a certificate for his 10 years. Brandon received his 5 year certificate. He is also with the South Road and Bridge.

August 4, 2017

"Great American Eclipse" News Release


Stephen Malik, Public Information Officer Lincoln County Emergency Management pio@lcwy.org http://www.lcwy.org/ facebook.com/LincolnCountyOHS The Great American Eclipse AFTON, Wyoming – August 21, 2017 marks the day of the “Great American Eclipse”, being the first total solar eclipse to traverse the United States from coast to coast since 1918, and the first to be exclusive to the […]

 

July 26, 2017

Planning & Engineering Department has a new Kemmerer address

The Lincoln County Planning & Engineering Department has moved on campus in Kemmerer as of July 24, 2017.  The new location is 925 Sage Avenue, Suite 201, Kemmerer, WY 83101

Offices are now on the second floor of the Lincoln County Courthouse.  The mailing address remains unchanged, however.

July 19, 2017

Steve Dillree – Years of Service Recognition

Steve Dillree, Court Security Officer, was recognized for his five years of service at the Lincoln County Commission meeting on July 18th in Kemmerer. Congratulations Steve!

June 14, 2017

Job Opportunity – Public Health Nurse – Kemmerer

Would you enjoy a work schedule that is conducive to family life? Take advantage of a work environment with independence and a supportive team focused on making a difference to the health and well being of families in the community. 

June 7, 2017

Years of Service Recognition

The Lincoln County Commissioners presented Shane Johnson with his 10 years of service award at their meeting on June 6, 2017 in Kemmerer.  Shane holds the office of Sheriff in Lincoln County.  Congratulations Shane!

May 31, 2017

10 Years of Service

Dirk Jensen was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners at their meeting on May 24, 2016 for his 10 years of service with the county.  Dirk works at the Thayne landfill in Star Valley. Please join us in congratulating Dirk!

May 12, 2017

iDoc Market to replace Lincoln County's legacy iDoc Public Records system.

Lincoln County will replace the current iDoc system as of May 24, 2017.  All users who wish to utilize services beyond this date must sign up for the new service.  Instructions for the move are found on our Public Records page.

April 20, 2017

April 2017 Years of Service Recognition

At the Lincoln County Commission meeting on April 18th Rebekah Johnson was recognized for her 10 Years of Service with Lincoln County. Rebekah is the Office Manager at the Public Health Office in Afton. Please join us in congratulating Rebekah for her service!

March 22, 2017

Donlee Jackson

Chairman Robert King, Vice-Chairman Kent Connelly and Commissioner Jerry Harmon presented Donlee Jackson with his 35 Years of Service certificate and Chamber Bucks at their mid-month meeting in Afton on March 21, 2017.  Donlee works at the north Lincoln County Road and Bridge department. Please join us in congratulating Donlee for his many years of service with Lincoln County!

February 10, 2017

February 2017 Years of Service Recognition

The Lincoln County Commissioners recognized the following employees at their February 8th

Commission meeting for their “Years of Service” with Lincoln County:

Amy Butler, 5 Years, Lincoln County Engineer;

Lynne Rodgers, 15 Years, Lincoln County Detention (Sergeant);

Jim Lytle, 15 Years, Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office (Deputy in Star Valley).

Congratulations Amy, Lynne and Jim!

January 10, 2017

December 2016 Employee Recognition

During the December 2016 Commission meetings the Commissioners recognized the following county employees for their years of service:

Fred Campbell, 5 Years, South Lincoln County Road and Bridge

Maryanne Christensen, 10 Years, North Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

Savanna Krall, 10 Years, South Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office

Congratulations Fred, Maryanne and Savanna!

November 10, 2016

Equipment for bid – tandem axle bumper pull trailer

Lincoln County will be accepting bids for a homemade 7ft x 16ft bumper pull trailer.  This trailer is tandem axle with a gross weight of 7000lbs.  Minimum bid is $500.00.

 

November 3, 2016

15 Years of Service

The Lincoln County Commissioners would like to congratulate Brandon Brooks for his 15 Years of Service with Lincoln County. Brandon holds the position of Cokeville Supervisor at the landfill in Cokeville. Congratulations!

October 19, 2016

Years of Service Recognition

At the mid-month October meeting, Joe Cole was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners for his 10 years of service with Lincoln County. Joe is a Deputy County Attorney in the Afton Office. Please join us in congratulating Joe!

September 29, 2016

Invitation to Bid – Kemmerer Courthouse & Law Enforcement Facility Project

Separate sealed BIDS for the construction of the Courthouse Renovation and Law Enforcement Facility Demolition Project will be received by Lincoln County, Wyoming at the office of   Lincoln County Planning and Engineering at 520 Topaz Street, Suite 109, Kemmerer, Wyoming until 3:00 p.m. local time October 26th, 2016 and then at said office publicly opened and read aloud.

September 21, 2016

Commissioners Rescind Fire Ban

The Lincoln County Commissioners have now rescinded the fire ban that has been in effect since early August. Download the resolution for the full text.

September 7, 2016

September Years of Service

At the September 6th Commission meeting, the Lincoln County Commissioners recognized Gerry Larson for his 10 years of service with Lincoln County. Gerry holds the position of Equipment Operator at the Cokeville Landfill. Please join us in congratulating Gerry!

August 8, 2016

Years of Service Recognition

On August 2nd the Lincoln County Commissioners recognized the following employees for their years of service with Lincoln County: David Hammond 5 years – Sheriff’s Office in Afton; Judith Nield 10 years – County Attorney’s Office in Afton and John Jackman 10 years – Sheriff’s Office in Kemmerer. Congratulations David, Judi and John!

August 3, 2016

Fire Restrictions enacted within the County, Forest, and Parks

The Lincoln County Commissioners, as well as US Forest Service have enacted fire restrictions on County and forest lands. Download the pdf documents for the full text.

July 26, 2016

County Budget To Revenue Report Available

The Lincoln County Clerk has released the FY2016-2017 Budget to Revenue report, available for download in our Clerk Documents.

July 8, 2016

July 2016 Years of Service Recognition

At the Lincoln County Commission meeting on July 5, 2016 the Commissioners recognized the following employees for their Years of Service with Lincoln County:

 

June 7, 2016

15 Years of Service

Jodie Gunter was recognized on June 7th by the Lincoln County Commissioners for her 15 years of service with Lincoln County. Jodie is with the office of Homeland Security in Kemmerer.  Congratulations Jodie!

May 20, 2016

Public Notice – Request for Proposal

Office of Planning and Engineering Lincoln County, Wyoming

520 Topaz Street

Suite 109 1-800-442-9001 (in Wyoming)

Kemmerer, Wyoming 83101 FAX: (307) 877-6439

(307) 877-2101

May 17, 2016

Candidates Filed for 2016 Primary Election

May 17, 2016

Advertisement for Bids – Bridge Project

Notice is hereby given that Lincoln County Board of County Commissioners are requesting bids for the Lincoln County Road 136 MCG Bridge Project consisting of the approximately the following items:

May 17, 2016

Advertisement for Bids – Kemmerer Landfill

PHASE II KEMMERER LANDFILL

CELLS 1 AND 2 CONSTRUCTION

Geosynthetics Procurement and Installation

ADVERTISEMENT FOR BIDS

April 26, 2016

Reported scam affecting Lincoln County residents

Our County Assessor’s Office has been notified that some residents are receiving documentation from “RECORD TRANSFER SERVICES” asking for a fee in exchange for giving you a copy of a property assessment profile. An example document is attached to this post. This is NOT affiliated with Lincoln County Government. If you have any questions, contact the Assessor’s Office @ 307-877-9056.

April 15, 2016

It's Flood Season! Here are some tips to help you prepare.

As the runoff season come into full swing, the chance for localized flooding increases.  If you live near waterways, or in drainage areas, preparing early can make a big difference in mitigating the potential for flooding and decreasing the chance of damage to your property.  For more local flood information, contact our Emergency Management office.

April 7, 2016

March Years of Service Recognization

At the Commissioners April 5th meeting two employees were recognized for their years of service with Lincoln County. Scott Sargent received his certificate for 5 years and is a Deputy County Attorney in Kemmerer. Wayne Harmon works in Cokeville for the Road and Bridge Department. Wayne has been with the County for 25 years.  Congratulations Wayne and Scott!

March 23, 2016

Commissioners Appoint Lincoln County Attorney

On March 23, 2016 the Lincoln County Commissioners appointed Spencer L. Allred to fill the unexpired term of Joshua T. Smith who recently resigned as Lincoln County Attorney. The County is looking forward to Mr. Allred taking the Attorney’s Office to the level of service the people want. The Commissioners wish to thank Joshua Smith for his past work as County Attorney. Appreciation is also given to the Lincoln County Republican Party for their work in this process.

Lincoln County Commission

Jerry T. Harmon Chairman

Kent Connelly, Vice-Chair

Robert E. King

March 21, 2016

Special Commission Meeting

The Lincoln County Commission will hold a special meeting on Wednesday, March 23, 2016 at 2:00 p.m. to appoint a new County Attorney. The meeting will be held at the Lincoln County Courthouse, Commission Board Room in Kemmerer with video conference to the Branch Office Conference Room in Afton.

February 2, 2016

10 Years of Service

Commissioners Harmon, Connelly and King recognized Matt Mochel for his 10 years of service with Lincoln County. Matt is the South Lincoln Facilities Manager in Kemmerer. Congratulations Matt!

January 19, 2016

25 Years of Service

Debbie Larson was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners for her 25 years of service with Lincoln County.  Debbie holds the office of the Lincoln County Assessor.  Please join us in congratulating Debbie!

January 7, 2016

January 2016 Years of Service Recognition

Chairman Jerry T. Harmon and Vice-Chairman Kent Connelly recognized Kathy Tomassi for her 5 years of service with Lincoln County.  Kathy holds the office of Lincoln County Treasurer.  Congratulations Kathy!

December 17, 2015

Robby Hillstead Recognized by Lincoln County Commissioners

At the Commission meeting on December 15th the Lincoln County Commissioners recognized Robby Hillstead for his 30 Years of Service with Lincoln County.  Robby is with the Road & Bridge Department in Star Valley.  Join us in congratulating Robby!

December 9, 2015

Request for Qualifications and Proposal

Request for Qualifications and Proposal

Description of Project:

The Lincoln County old stone jail (now used as a county office building), located at 520 Topaz Street in Kemmerer, Wyoming was built in 1913 and extensively remodeled in the late 1980s. The interior was totally stripped to the rock walls and dirt floor, however, no significant exterior work was done. The building is sandstone that was quarried locally. The columns on the front of the building, various sills and some rocks show deterioration. The grout joints also need to be inspected for deterioration and the mortar needs to be checked for suitability of the mortar material. The project, which may need to be phased, is a request for a proposal to perform a complete masonry restoration and repair of the existing masonry.

 

December 7, 2015

Notice of Special Meeting Dec 8, 2015

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING
The Lincoln County Commissioners will hold a special meeting Tuesday, December 8, 2015 at 8:00 a.m. at the Lincoln County Branch Office in Afton. Interested parties may attend by video conference in the Lincoln County Courthouse, Commission Board Room. The business to be transacted is in regards to Lincoln County obtaining a Title V right of way which connects County Road 340 and Sevenmile Gulch Road and extends approximately 1.75 miles. The County will also consider whether to adopt the right of way as a county road and an MOU for the maintenance and construction of the road.

December 3, 2015

December Years of Service Recognition

On December 1st the Lincoln County Commissioners recognized Caleb Ellis for his 5 years of service with Lincoln County.  Caleb is a Deputy in South Lincoln County. Congratulations Caleb!

November 16, 2015

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST THE RELEASE OF FUNDS

NOTICE OF FINDING OF NO SIGNIFICANT IMPACT AND NOTICE OF INTENT TO REQUEST THE RELEASE OF FUNDS

November 3, 2015

Years of Service Recognition for November 2015

John O’Connor was recognized by Commissioners Harmon, Connelly and King for his 5 years of service with Lincoln County at their meeting on November 3, 2015.  John is a Deputy in the Star Valley area.  Congratulations John!

October 13, 2015

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING 2015 BUSINESS READY COMMUNITY GRANT AND LOAN PROGRAM APPLICATION FOR A PLANNING GRANT FOR A TARGETED INDUSTRY STUDY PROJECT

The Wyoming Business Council is seeking grant and loan applications from counties, incorporated cities, towns, joint powers boards, and tribes for the Business Ready Community (BRC) Grant and Loan Program. The intent of this program is to ready a community for new business development through economic or educational development projects which may include, but not limited to, water, sewer, streets and roads, telecommunications, airports, purchase of rights of way, purchase of land, buildings, facilities, industrial and business parks, industrial site or business district development, amenities within a business or industrial park, landscaping, recreational and convention facilities, and or other physical projects.

October 8, 2015

October Years of Service Recognition

Earl Blackham was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners at their October 6, 2015 Commission meeting. Earl has 5 years of service in the South Lincoln Maintenance department. Congratulations Earl!

September 14, 2015

September 15th Meeting Location Moved

The Lincoln County Commission meeting location for Tuesday, September 15, 2015 has been moved to the Lincoln County Courthouse, Commission Board Room in Kemmerer.  They will not be meeting at the LaBarge Town Hall.

August 13, 2015

Salary Report as of August 2015

Pursuant to Wyoming State Statute 18-3-516 (i), the following are the names, positions and gross monthly salaries of each full-time employee and each elected official, not including any fringe benefits such as health insurance costs, life insurance benefits and pension plans. The salaries do not include any overtime that the employees may earn which would be paid by the county.

August 12, 2015

August 2015 Recognition

Jeanette Fagnant was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners for her 10 years of service with Lincoln County. She is the Development Administrator at the Planning Office in Kemmerer.  Todd Bateman, who is a Equipment Operator at the Thayne Facility, received his 15 years of service award. Congratulations Jeanette and Todd!

July 9, 2015

Notice of Public Hearing – Lincoln County Proposed Budget

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN THAT A PUBLIC HEARING WILL BE HELD ON THE PROPOSED BUDGET FOR LINCOLN COUNTY FOR FISCAL YEAR ENDING JUNE 30, 2016 WHICH IS NOW BEING CONSIDERED BY THE BOARD OF COUNTY COMMISSIONERS. SAID HEARING WILL BE HELD IN THE COUNTY COMMISSIONER’S BOARDROOM AT KEMMERER, WYOMING ON THE 20th DAY OF JULY 2015, AT 5:00 P.M. ANY AND ALL PERSONS INTERESTED MAY APPEAR AND BE HEARD RESPECTING SUCH BUDGET.

July 9, 2015

July 2015 Recognition

The Lincoln County Commissioners recognized the following employees at their meeting on July 8th

Debra Dryden, 5 Years, Communications Supervisor at the Sheriff’s Office in Kemmerer

Shane Robinson, 10 Years, Physical Facilities Supervisor in Afton

Jonathan Teichert, 10 Years, Senior Planner at the Planning Office in Kemmerer

Jill Hubbard, 15 Years, Extension Office Secretary in Afton

Congraulations to Debra, Shane, Jonathan and Jill, we appreciate all you do!

June 24, 2015

Years of Service Recognition

On June 23, 2015 Corry Bassett and Robert Andazola were recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners for their “Years of Service” with Lincoln County.  Corry is a Patrol Deputy with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in Star Valley and has 10 years of service.  Also with the Lincoln County Sheriff’s Office in Star Valley Robert is a Patrol Deputy with 10 years of service.  Congratulations Robert and Corry!

June 16, 2015

Public Hearing – Microbrewery License

NOTICE OF APPLICATION FOR A MICROBREWERY LICENSE

Notice is hereby given that on the 8th day June 2015, Melvin Brewing Company, LLC filed an application for a Microbrewery License in the office of the clerk of Lincoln County for the following described place: 100’ x 20’ room in southern part of the building for dispensing, and a 100’ x 180’ room in the northern part of the building for manufacturing   – T37N R118W S30 – 624 CR101.   Protests, if any there be, against the issuance of the license will be heard at the hour of 10:30 a.m. on the 23rdth day of June 2015 in the Council Chambers at Star Valley Ranch, Wyoming located at 171 Vista Drive.

June 16, 2015

Public Notice CDBG Application

PUBLIC NOTICE

The Board of Commissioners of the County of Lincoln is seeking public input and public comments on a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application.  Lincoln County is interested in obtaining funding for a planning only grant to determine a feasible location for a center to serve senior citizens in southern Lincoln County.  The grant request contemplated will not exceed $15,000.

June 5, 2015

Lincoln County Board Training **CANCELLED**

Hosted By The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners and University of Wyoming Extension

This three-hour workshop will give appointed and elected board members the tools they need to succeed in their positions. A separate track will be offered for special district board members.

June 4, 2015

June 2015 Recognition

Greg Corpening, Deputy County Attorney in Kemmerer, was recognized by the Lincoln County Commissioners for his 15 years of service with the County.  Congratulations Greg for your service!

May 22, 2015

Public Hearing CDBG Application

The Lincoln County Board of Commissioners will hold a public hearing on June 2, 2015 at 10:15 a.m. in the Commission Board Room of the Lincoln County Courthouse.  The purpose of the public hearing is to explain the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) program and accept public comment on a proposed application for the Kemmerer Senior Citizens project.

May 7, 2015

May 2015 Years of Service Recognition

At the Commission meeting on May 5, 2015 Chairman Jerry Harmon, Vice-Chair Kent Connelly and Commissioner Robert King recognized Lincoln County employees for their years of service with the county. 

February 5, 2015

February Employee Recognition

At the Lincoln County Commission meeting on February 3rd, the Commissioners recognized April Brunski and Scott Wakeman for their 20 years of service with Lincoln County.  April works in the County Clerk’s Office in Kemmerer and Scott works at the Landfill near Kemmerer. Congratulations April and Scott!

January 13, 2015

January 2015 Years of Service Recognition

The following employees were recognized by Commissioners Harmon, Connelly & King at the January 6-7, 2015 Commission meeting: Stephen Malik, 10 Years, Homeland Security and IT Department; Kent Connelly, 10 Years, Commissioner; Anthony Cazier, 10 Years, North Road & Bridge; Ken Roberts, 20 Years, Clerk of District Court and Dorothy Painter, 25 Years, District Court.  Congratulations to all!

January 8, 2015

Public Notice – Weed & Pest Board Appointment Meeting

PUBLIC NOTICE

Please take notice that on February 4, 2015, the Lincoln County Commissioners will meet for the purpose of appointing two directors to the Lincoln County Weed and Pest Board. Persons interested in serving on said board should submit a petition signed by at least ten (10) landowners of Lincoln County to be submitted at least five (5) days before the date of the meeting. Petition forms may be obtained from the Lincoln County Weed and Pest Office in Afton or from the County Commissioners’ Office in Kemmerer.

January 8, 2015

Public Notice – Adoption of Rules for Indigent Burial

Please take notice that on March 3, 2015, Lincoln County intends to adopt RULES REGARDING INDIGENT BURIAL PROVIDED BY LINCOLN COUNTY, WYOMING (“Rules”). Copies of the proposed Rules may be obtained from the Lincoln County Commissioners’ Office: 925 Sage Ave., Suite 302, Kemmerer, WY 83101.