renovations http://wyomingpublicmedia.org en House Discusses Capitol Renovation http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/house-discusses-capitol-renovation <p>The Wyoming House of Representatives began working on a bill that would fund a $269 million renovation of the State Capitol building and the adjacent Herschler Building.&nbsp;<br /><br />It would repair and modernize both buildings and enhance office space.&nbsp; Some lawmakers questioned the need for the upgrade, but Speaker of the House Tom Lubnau says it is long overdue. Lubnau noted that the building features a number of hazards and limitations.</p> Tue, 25 Feb 2014 00:44:12 +0000 Bob Beck 54501 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org House Discusses Capitol Renovation Yellowstone overhauls visitor center near Mammoth Hot Springs http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/yellowstone-overhauls-visitor-center-near-mammoth-hot-springs <p></p> Fri, 27 Sep 2013 23:47:08 +0000 Jordan Harper 47601 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Yellowstone overhauls visitor center near Mammoth Hot Springs Buffalo Bill Museum wraps up renovations http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/buffalo-bill-museum-wraps-renovations <p>The Buffalo Bill Historic Center in Cody will host a &ldquo;First Look&rdquo; at the museum&rsquo;s reinstallation. The Buffalo Bill Museum recently wrapped up a two-year campaign, during which it raised 2-point-7-5 million dollars to cover renovations and update technology.</p><p>Executive Director Bruce Eldredge says the museum will offer updated website components, videos and smart phone apps that share additional information about objects in exhibit.</p> Thu, 17 May 2012 12:04:39 +0000 Rebecca Martinez 24198 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org Buffalo Bill Museum wraps up renovations UW Geological Museum to close for renovations http://wyomingpublicmedia.org/post/uw-geological-museum-close-renovations <p>The University of Wyoming Geological Museum will close on May 7 for its first significant renovation in decades.</p><p>The museum closed briefly in the summer of 2009 due to state budget cuts, drawing attention from fans of the museum from around the world. When the museum reopened in August 2009, it was with the help of private funds from the UW Foundation.</p><p>It now has an endowment fund of more than $1 million.</p> Mon, 30 Apr 2012 11:31:22 +0000 The Associated Press 23315 at http://wyomingpublicmedia.org UW Geological Museum to close for renovations