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Sundance agrees to take part in county land plan

Like all municipalities in Crook County, the City of Sundance has been invited to take part in the process to update the county’s comprehensive land use plan. Even at this early stage, the council can see merit in cooperation.

“This is one of those times where we can hang together or hang separately,” said Mayor Paul Brooks, noting that the city began its own planning in the 1980s and it took many years to strike the necessary balance.

If there’s something that can bring the city more up to speed, he said, “I’m all about being a part of it.”

Consultant Jayna Watson attended the council meeting...