CASPER, Wyo. — Casper’s Municipal Court is adopting an Order issued by the Wyoming Supreme Court, extending COVID-19 emergency orders until May 31, 2020.
The announcement was made by Casper Mayor Steve Freel, and a public COVID-19 informational briefing hosted by the Natrona County Emergency Operations Center.
Michael K. Davis, Wyoming Supreme Court Chief Justice, on On April 1, 2020 issued an Order extending the COVID-19 Emergency Orders until the end of May.
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“The Casper Municipal Court is adopting this Order and will be resetting any previously scheduled hearings into June,” Mayor Freel said.
Persons involved in previously scheduled court hearings will receive a call prior to your the scheduled hearing. Freel says that if if you do not receive a call, please call the Municipal Court and leave a message at 307-235-8267.
Payment to municipal court are encouraged to be conducted by mail, sent to 200 N. David Street, Casper, WY 82601.
Payments can also be made online at www.caspertix.com, by phone at 1 (877) 794-1215 or you can drop a payment at the drive up window at City Hall which is labeled City Parking Tickets.
“When dropping off payments, please include your name, date of birth, charge, current mailing address, and citation number. Payments will be processed daily and a receipt will be mailed to the address provided,” Freel said.
If you have any questions regarding payments, charge information, resetting hearings, wishing to submit proof of driver’s license, insurance, registration, or any other general questions, please call and leave a message at 307-235-8267, or please email MuniCourtClerk@cityofcasperwy.com.
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What to do if you are feeling sick: In the wake of the COVID-19 outbreak, the Casper-Natrona County Health Department says that people who are feeling sick or exhibiting symptoms should contact their primary physician.
If you do not have a primary care provider, and live in Natrona County, please contact the COVID-19 hotline, operated by the Casper-Natrona County Department of Health. The line is open Monday – Friday 8:00 am – 5:00 pm 577-9892. Hotline services are intended for Natrona County residents and may not be able to provide specific information to persons calling from out of county.
Officials ask that you please do not self-report to the Emergency Room. Persons experiencing problems breathing should call 9-11.
For general inquiries and non-symptom related questions about COVID-19, please contact the Casper-Natrona County Health Department via email: email@example.com
- Practice Social Distancing by putting distance between yourself and other people. This is especially important for people who are at higher risk of getting very sick.
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds especially after you have been in a public place, or after blowing your nose, coughing, or sneezing. If soap and water are not readily available, use a hand sanitizer that contains at least 60% alcohol.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick
- Stay home if you’re sick
- Cover coughs and sneezes. Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze or use the inside of your elbow.
- Clean AND disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily. This includes tables, doorknobs, light switches, countertops, handles, desks, phones, keyboards, toilets, faucets, and sinks.
A list of area closures attributed to COVID-19 are available here.