First 1 percent sales tax project in Lander started today

(Lander, Wyo.) – Crack sealing work began today on South Second Street in Lander. The $102,000 project is the first project in the City of Lander to be paid for by the optional 1 percent sales tax.

The tax was approved by voters in November 2012 and was first collected in April 2013. Pavement Maintenance Inc. of Cody won the bid for this initial 1 percent tax project. An end date for the work was not readily available.