WPR News
8:56 am
Wed July 9, 2008

Frontier Days Goes Green

Cheyenne, –
Cheyenne Frontier Days is going green. The Rodeo is teaming with Laramie's Trihydro Corporation to develop a major recycling program at Frontier Park during this year's rodeo. Concessions Chairman Darin Westby says that Frontier Days has been working on recycling for a number of years .including collecting and recycling cardboard to collecting manure and placing it in a local composting facility. Westby says this year their focus is recycling plastic.
Westby adds that C-F-D officials have added more water efficient bathroom fixtures and have even stopped using chemicals on weeds all in an effort to become environmentally friendly.