Community Development

Department Mission

To promote the general health, safety, and welfare of the citizens of Riverton, to provide quality services to assist the citizens with Code and Permit Processes and Planning and Zoning Processes, to work with owners, developers and contractors in achieving their goals, and to work with other City departments for a coordinated effort toward excellence in customer service.

Eric Carr, Community Development Director


Eric P. Carr, P.E. - Community Development Director


The Community Development Department provides services to the citizens of the City of Riverton related to planning, zoning, building construction and code enforcement.

The CD Department is responsible for reviewing building plans, issuing building permits, performing inspections, reviewing plats, zoning properties, issuing home occupation and child care permits, code enforcement, assisting developers, updating city maps and a variety of related jobs. The Planning Commission and the Construction Board of Appeals are the two citizen committees directed by the CD Department that assist with decisions and recommendations to the City Council regarding planning, zoning and building code issues. The CD Department consists of four (4) full time positions, Building Inspector, Permit Technician,  CD Clerk, and Engineering Technician.

Striving to provide quality service to contractors, property owners, developers, homeowners, and other citizens in and around our community is the continual goal of the Community Development Department.

Contact Information:

Eric P. Carr, P.E.
Community Development Department Director
PH:  307-857-7709  
E-mail:  ecarr@rivertonwy.gov

Connie Carr
Community Development Clerk 
PH:  307-857-7711
E-mail:  conniec@rivertonwy.gov

Dave Paskett
Building Inspector
PH:  307-857-7708
E-mail:  dpaskett@rivertonwy.gov

Kristi Petersen
Permit Technician 
PH:  307-857-7710
E-mail:  kpetersen@rivertonwy.gov 

Bob Sprague
Engineering Technician
PH:  307-857-7714
E-mail:  bsprague@rivertonwy.gov

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