Solid waste district gets tentative support
Mayor concerned that a reduced version of the plan won’t be enough to keep the landfill open
December 10, 2020
Moorcroft Mayor Dick Claar met with the Crook County Commissioners last week to request the formation of a solid waste district in an attempt to save the municipal landfill for the benefit of everyone within the county.
After a concentrated effort, the Moorcroft mayor was able to show, via letters, support from Sundance, Pine Haven and Moorcroft for a district. However, even with this, Commissioners Jeanie Whalen and Kelly Dennis did not appear receptive to any realistic arrangement and would consider only a small district involving Sundance, Pine Haven and Moorcroft.
According to the Claa...