LARAMIE, Wyo. — A project to demolish and clean up a former oil refinery and chemical plant is underway in west Laramie.
Demolition of the old Billings library building is expected to resume this month after asbestos-contaminated debris is removed.
When the new Billings Public Library opened in January, the grand opening for its main entrance, courtyard and parking garden was set for June 30.
By late Tuesday morning, the annex building at McKinley Elementary School was little more than heaps of rubble and a few support beams, marking the next step in a major renovation of the 100-plus-year-old school.
A backhoe tears down a vacant house at 115 N. 22nd St. on Tuesday morning.
A backhoe operated by Willy Lookhart of Cayton Excavation tears down a vacant house at 115 N. 22nd St. on Tuesday morning.
728 Logan Lane, Quigg, Rex A. & Janet F., Rocking Jr. Services LLC, $200
A blighted building in downtown Billings is set to be razed Tuesday.
In addition to a dispute between the demolition contractor and a subcontractor hired to tear down Billings’ old library, the city confirmed asbestos has been discovered in more areas, leading to oversight and testing by the state Department of Environmental Quality.
—210 Clark Ave., Hoellwarth, Kyle, Rhiana, $500
3903 Pine Cove Road, Nordahl, Kathleen A., Cooper Construction, $14,000
Demolition began on the outside of the old Parmly Billings Library on Tuesday.
Remodel#2055 Woody Drive#Roman Catholic Bishop##$68,000
Fence/Roof/Siding#3217 Montana Ave.#Montana Ave Lofts LLC#Buildwerks#$8,900
BUTTE — Commissioners voted 10-2 Wednesday to demolish the Brinck’s and Deluxe buildings after hearing more than an hour of public comment.
Demolition Permit Residential
Demolition crews work on bringing down the house at the Shadow Lawn estate on the corner of Poly Drive and Virginia Lane on Thursday.
CASPER, Wyo. — A stop-work order has left a pile of asbestos-laced rubble at the site of a former elementary school and delayed the demolition of another vacant elementary school, both in Rawlins. Meanwhile, accusations continue to fly.
CASPER, Wyo. — Demolition may begin Sunday or Monday for vacant buildings around Natrona County High School.
CASPER, Wyo. — Vacant buildings near Natrona County High School pose a temptation for students and therefore a safety and liability risk, according to members of the Natrona County School District Board of Trustees.