January 4, 2017

Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr announces “Fight the Blight” task force

Photo of Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr announcing members of her Fight the Blight task force.

CHEYENNE –  Cheyenne Mayor Marian Orr, on Wednesday, announced the members of her “Fight the Blight” task force. This task force — made up of members from the real estate, development, and legal professions — is charged with putting together recommendations for remediating the problem of abandoned commercial and residential buildings which lead to safety hazards in the community.   …

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October 11, 2016

Marian Orr Discusses Her ‘Fight the Blight’ Initiative

Marian Orr

Cheyenne mayoral candidate Marian Orr on Tuesday released a video discussing her Fight the Blight initiative. Hi, this is Marian Orr. I’ll built my campaign around listening.  And as a result, people reach out to me and ask for my help. Like with this abandoned house, or this one, or you remember this one where the foundation is collapsing in …

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July 16, 2016

Marian Orr’s “Fight the Blight” initiative targets abandoned homes

Marian Orr "Fight the Blight"

Cheyenne mayoral candidate Marian Orr discussed her “Fight the Blight” initiative on Friday stating that it goes beyond abandoned commercial buildings and includes abandoned homes as well. ——– A couple reached out to me on Facebook asking for my help with an abandoned house whose foundation is caving in on itself and has a large family of skunks living in …

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June 7, 2016

Cheyenne mayoral candidate Marian Orr live streams parking meeting

Cheyenne mayoral candidate Marian Orr

Cheyenne mayoral candidate Marian Orr attended the Cheyenne Downtown Strategic Parking Plan meeting on Tuesday and live-streamed the meeting from her iPhone. I live-streamed the meeting because the parking study is important and all of Cheyenne should be able to participate.  One of my initiatives that I outlined during my announcement speech was to provide a more transparent government and to …

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May 12, 2016

Marian Orr discusses another tool in her “Fight the Blight” initiative

Marian Orr, Itching Pot, Hitching Post

Road trip! The Joint Revenue Committee of the Wyoming State Legislature met today in Douglas to discuss funding of local governments in light of our state’s shrinking revenue. One particular topic and presentation from the Wyoming Business Council caught my attention – and I wanted to learn more. So, off to Douglas I went. I’ve been attending and participating in these …

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