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The Big Horn County Commissioners are dedicated to preserving the health, safety & welfare of our citizens through conservative, responsive, & thoughtful action based on the premise that all people are entitled to fair, equal, & limited government.

Announcements

Natural Resource Management Plan 

NOTICE TO RESOURCE MANAGEMENT CONSULTANTS

Big Horn County, Wyoming, is soliciting proposals from consulting firms to provide professional services and the writing of a Natural Resource Management Plan for State and Federal Lands in Big Horn County. A complete copy of the Request for Proposals (RFP) may be obtained here or from Lori Smallwood, Clerk, Big Horn County, P.O. Box 31, Basin, WY 82410 (lori.smallwood@bighorncountywy.gov).

Proposals are due by no later than 2:00pm (local time) on May 24, 2016.

Link to RFP

 Links to Work Completed To Date

Plan Draft One

Plan Draft Two 

 

NOTICE TO HVAC DESIGN CONSULTANTS

Big Horn County, Wyoming, is soliciting proposals from consulting firms to provide design and construction ready plans and specs for the removal and installation of a high efficiency HVAC System for the South Big Horn County Senior Citizens Service Center located in Greybull Wyoming. A complete copy of the Request for Proposals (RFP) may be obtained at here or from Lori Smallwood, Clerk, Big Horn County, P.O. Box 31, Basin, WY 82410 (lori.smallwood@bighorncountywy.gov).     Proposals are due no later than 2:00 PM April 29, 2016

RFP Download

 SCHOLARSHIP NOTICE

COUNTY COMMISSIONER SCHOLARSHIPS

DUE DATE: May 13, 2016

Any Big Horn County High School senior, who is not receiving a tuition scholarship and anticipates attending either the University of Wyoming or any of the Junior Colleges of Wyoming, is eligible to apply. (Hathaway recipients are eligible however the need portion of the Hathaway may be reduced depending on individual student) Applications must be received in the office of the County Clerk by May 13th to be considered.

Applications are to be submitted to the following address:

Board of County Commissioners

P.O. Box 31

Basin, WY 82410

Applications are available at the High Schools, the County Clerk’s Office in Basin and online HERE

Job Opening
Big Horn County has a job opening for a full-time janitorial and maintenance person.  Shift is from 5:00 AM to 2:00 PM 5 days per week.  Position includes full benefits-Health, Dental and Vision Insurance as well as Vacation, Sick Leave and Retirement.  Big Horn County is an Equal Opportunity Employer.  Please Contact Fred Werner at 307-568-2358 or pick up an application at the County Clerk’s office.  This position will remain open until filled.   

 

Appointed Board Application

Please consider serving the citizens of Big Horn County. - Click here to download current board openings.

Download application for appoinment to board or commission. 

Agenda

Download Tentative Agenda

 

Big Horn County, Wyoming

Big Horn County, Wyoming is located in the northern part of Wyoming's Big Horn basin.

Big Horn County was created from parcels taken from Johnson, Fremont, and Sheridan counties, and was organized in 1897.

The principal industries in Big Horn County are gas and oil development, bentonite mining, farming, ranching, and tourism.

The people in our communities still understand and exemplify the Old West traditions of hard work, self sufficiency, and mutual support. Our farms are second to none in sugar beet, grain, bean, and hay production.

Many sights of historical and natural interest are easily accessed and enjoyed on a tour through Big Horn County. Our county offers many attractions, including the Bighorn National Forest and Cloud Peak Wilderness, Pryor Mountain Wild Horse Refuge, Medicine Lodge Archaeological Site, Greybull Museum, Red Gulch Dinosaur Track Site, Bighorn Canyon National Recreation Area (also known as Yellowtail Reservoir) , Shell Falls, Paintrock, and the ancient Medicine Wheel. Outdoor recreationists find a wealth of wild game, fish, and outdoor scenery in Big Horn County.

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The people in our communities understand & exemplify the Old West traditions of hard work, self sufficiency, & mutual support.

Photo of Devil's Kitchen in Big Horn County, WY