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APPLICATIONS AVAILABLE

WYOMING PUBLIC LANDS INITIATIVE

PARK COUNTY ADVISORY COMMITTEE 

The Park County Commissioners are seeking applicants interested in participating on the Wyoming Public Lands Initiative (WPLI) Advisory Committee. Committee members will be selected by the Board of County Commissioners based on training, experience or affiliation pertinent to the goals of the WPLI initiative. Successful applicants will be Park County residents able to make a two- to three-year commitment to serve on the committee and must be able to work cooperatively in a group comprised of diversified interests to develop a unified recommendation. One representative from each of the following areas will be appointed: agriculture/ranching, conservation, sportsman, energy, motorized recreation, non-motorized recreation. Four members representing the general public will be appointed.

Applications are available at the Park County Commissioners' office, 1002 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming 82414; available for download below; or by email to sromero@parkcounty.us.

The deadline to submit applications is 5:00 p.m., Friday, April 8, 2016.

 

Wyoming Public Lands Initiative Commitee Announcement (Click to Download)

Wyoming Public Lands Initiative Committee Application (Click to Download)

 

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NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY

TANF/CPI GRANT FUNDS

THROUGH THE PARK COUNTY BOARD OF COMMISSIONERS

The Board of County Commissioners of Park County, Wyoming is announcing the availability of grant funding through the Temporary Assistance for Needy Families/Community Partnership Initiative (TANF/CPI). The funds are made available to Park County through the Wyoming Department of Family Services.

The primary goals of the funding are to:

•  Ensure community-wide collaboration in planning and implementation efforts;

•  Award TANF funding based on data-driven, community-based decision making;

•  Implement and evaluate effective, research-based programs and strategies;

•  Provide services that will assist families in moving toward self-sufficiency; and

•  Enhance sustainability of community efforts beyond the funding period.

The ultimate goal is to serve the TANF-eligible population in the most effective way possible in order to aid them in reaching self-sufficiency.

TANF/CPI funds shall be used only for one (1) or more of the following:

•  Provide assistance to needy families so that children may be cared for in their own homes or in the homes of relatives;

•  End the dependence of needy parents on government benefits by promoting job preparation, work and marriage;

•  Prevent and reduce out-of-wedlock pregnancies; and

•  Encourage the formation and maintenance of two- (2) parent families.

Applications may be requested from the Park County Commissioners Office, 1002 Sheridan Avenue, Cody, Wyoming 82414, 527-8510, or electronically from sromero@parkcounty.us, and is available for download below.

The deadline to submit an application is Friday, April 1, 2016.

 

NOTICE OF AVAILABILITY - TANF/CPI GRANT FUNDS (Click to Download)

TANF/CPI GRANT FUNDS Application (Click to Download)