Although there has been no single major disaster, damages associated with landslides, saturated agricultural lands, flash flooding in Crook County and the record levels in rivers, creeks and streams across Wyoming have compelled Governor Matt Mead to sign a disaster declaration. Mead says the declaration is necessary for the state to qualify for assistance from the federal government.
Wyoming Governor Matt Mead signed an executive order Friday directing the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security and the Wyoming National Guard to deploy small teams to help counties prepare for possible flooding. A release from the Governor's Office says the order came after careful analysis of snowpack levels (which are over 200% of statewide average), weather forecasts, moisture content in the gro
Governor Matt Mead announced today that Guy Cameron will be the next Director of the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security. Cameron is a longtime firefighter from Cheyenne. He was Fire Chief from 2007 to 2010.
It is official, the current Director of the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security has stepped down. Joe Moore made the move to become the U.S. Marshal for Wyoming. Filling the spot of Interim Director of the Office of Homeland Security will now go to Larry Majerus.