Managing a coordinated plan
Carbon County Emergency Manager pursuing coordination center to aid in future events
September 23, 2020
by Joshua Wood
Lenny Layman hasn’t been the Carbon County Emergency Manager for very long, having taken the job in May, but recent events—such as the RR 316 Fire in Hanna—have kept him busy. For Layman, that fire provided a great example of why Carbon County is in need of a coordination center.
It just so happens that the Layman and the Board of Carbon County Commissioners (BOCCC) recently accepted a check for $15,000 from the Sinclair Oil Corporation (Sinclair) to go towards such a facility. The Carbon County Coordination Center, or C4 as Layman calls it, is still in the early stages...