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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

 NOTICE OF PUBLIC MEETING

The Big Horn Commissioners will hold a public meeting Tuesday December 6th at 6:00 PM to discuss an Advisory Committee for the Big Horn County Fair. This public meeting will be held at the Big Horn County Fair Grounds.

 

 General Election 2016 Results

Click here for Official election night results.  

 

APPLICATIONS REQUESTED

Applications are requested from residents of Big Horn County who are interested in serving on the Big Horn County Planning and Zoning Commission.  Applications are due by 5:00 p.m. on December 15th, 2016.  Please submit applications to the County Clerk Office, P.O. Box 31, Basin, WY 82410, or in person.   Application forms are available from the Clerk’s office or the Big Horn County website at www.bighorncountywy.gov

Appointed Board Application

Download application for appoinment to board or commission. 

 

NOTICE

Public notice to solicit nominations for Directors of Big Horn County Weed and Pest Control District.  Appointments to be made on the 3rd day of January, 2017, time 1:00 p.m.

            Pursuant to the Wyoming Weed and Pest Control Act (W.S. 11-5-101 through 11-5-303), notice is hereby given to solicit nominations for appointments to the Big Horn County Weed and Pest Control District.  Appointments shall be made in accordance with W.S. 11-5-104.

            Prior to appointment, the nominee for Director shall submit a petition signed by at least ten (10) landowners, to the Big Horn County Weed and Pest office in Greybull WY on or before December 15th 2016. 

            Directors are being sought for Area 5, South at Large and North at Large.  A map of district areas can be found by downloaded here 

            Petition forms can be picked up from the Weed and Pest Office, Big Horn County Clerk’s office or downloaded here

                                                                                                     Signed Jerold S. Ewen

Chairman, Big Horn County Commissioner

Commission Meeting Agenda

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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.

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