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Sundance backs countywide garbage district

The Sundance City Council has agreed to lend its weight to renewed efforts to create a countywide garbage district with its landfill based in Moorcroft.

Dick Claar, Mayor of Moorcroft, again visited with the council on Tuesday ahead of his scheduled presentation to the county commissioners on December 2.

“I’m asking for you to write a letter to the commissioners, either in support, which is where I assume you are, or if you’re not [then to] state that,” said Claar.

Claar was not sure if the commission will decide whether to support the district idea on December 2 or will take some t...