News from the Cody Front Porch
Park County Business Launch.
Join your fellow idea generators and business owners/dreamers for interactive workshops!
Apply to pitch your idea, application period runs Feb. 3-March 12, 2020. On Wed. April 29 at the Pitch Night Celebration the top 5 finalists of the Startup Challenge will compete for $20,0000 in prizes!
More info - visit the Park County Business Launch website.
Brought to you by your Park County Economic and Business Development Team: Cody Chamber, Forward Cody, Powell Economic Partnership, Powell Chamber, Powell Makerspace, Wyoming Small Business Development Center, and the Wyoming Business Council.
Prime contractor S&S Builders, LLC, of Gillette and Wyoming Department of Transportation will host the Feb. 13 public meeting, being held prior to the start of construction activities on March 2 in the Sheridan Avenue/10th Street intersection, weather permitting. The meeting will take place at the Cody Auditorium, and starts at 6:30pm.
The Sheridan Avenue project includes removing and replacing existing damaged concrete slabs, resealing existing concrete joints, grinding and texturing existing roadway, upgrading ADA at every corner between 10th Street and Stampede Avenue, and replacing broken curb and gutter and sidewalk.
6th Annual Collision Calendar Forum!
Our annual collision calendar forum will be held on Monday, January 27, 2020 at our Cody Club Roundtable lunch. During this forum, we will discuss community events and happenings and demonstrate how our members can utilize their member information center to add or make corrections to events on our official events calendar. We'll meet at noon in the Cody Club room, attached to the Cody Auditorium on the corner of 13th & Beck Avenue. This forum is free to attend. If you are not able to attend, you can send in your event using this form. Email completed PDF forms to Liz, Executive Assistant, firstname.lastname@example.org. (Events must meet Cody Chamber eligibility requirements and be approved by staff before posting to the calendar.)
Wyoming State Park Permits 2020
2020 Annual State Parks permits are on sale at a discounted price through February 15, 2020! We are an authorized vendor for these permits.
WY Resident Permit Fees for 2020:
$34 Early Bird Day Use (price good through February 15, 2020 ONLY)
$40 Day Use
$12 Additional Day Use Permits
$15 Additional Camping Permits
Locals - please bring along your vehicle registration information and your Wyoming driver's license to confirm your in-state residency. Additional vehicle or replacement discounted permits registered to same household are only offered in person with proof of original receipt!
More information on State Park Permits can be found on the State Parks website.
Thank you all for the donations!
Check out our video coverage of the stellar July 4, 2019 fireworks show! Cody, WY knows how to celebrate!
Express Arrow Bus Service
Express Arrow is operating a limited day schedule route that makes stops in Wyoming at Lovell, Cody, Greybull, Basin, Thermopolis, Shoshoni, and Casper.
Purchase tickets online with a credit card, or locally with cash in Cody at the Wyoming Buffalo Company, 1270 Sheridan Avenue, 10am - 6pm.
The pick up and drop off location in Cody is the Cody Senior Center, 613 16th Street, 307-587-6221.
Contact Express Arrow's main office at 877-779-2999.
The U.S. Chamber Foundation has launched Sharing Solutions, a toolkit to help the chambers and businesses combat the opioid crisis in their communities.
The Chamber Foundation campaign includes: the launch of the resource hub for businesses, a nationally recognized substance abuse expert advising the campaign, and a tour of ten hard-hit communities with workshops and broader community education.
In addition to employer resources, Sharing Solutions shares best practices of companies taking action to address the crisis through changes in business processes, employee engagement, applying core competencies, and community engagement. The interactive site includes engagement functionality so that users can truly share their solutions and build on available resources as a community.
To view the interactive online platform and see the available resources and innovative solutions, please visit sharingsolutions.us.
City of Cody notice to all Cody Business Owners.
This PDF City of Cody - State of WY Liquor 2018 references the State Statute about the distribution and/or sale of alcohol for events. Please read and be aware!