Monthly Archives: May 2018

Public Notice Regarding Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) Application

The County Commissioners of the County of Sheridan are seeking public input and public comments on a Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) application.  The County is interested in obtaining funding for construction under the Community Facilities Grant Program for facility relocation for Compass Center for Families.  The grant request contemplated will not exceed $500,000.

Other possible CDBG applications may be considered provided they support at least one of three National Objectives:

  1. Benefit to low and moderate income persons
  2. Aid in the prevention or elimination of slums or blight
  3. Activities designed to meet community development needs having a particular

The Wyoming Business Council administers the CDBG Program and lists the available funding on their web site at


A public Hearing to take public testimony and solicit public opinion on this matter will be held on June 5, 2018 at 9:00 a.m., or as soon thereafter as possible in the Commission Chamber, second floor courthouse addition, 224 S. Main St., Sheridan, WY  82801.   Accommodations will be made for handicapped and non-English speaking minority individuals who wish to attend the Public Hearing.

Program rules are available at the Wyoming Business Council web site at



By Mike Nickel, Chairman

Sheridan County Commission

Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees Opening

The Sheridan County Commission is now accepting applications for a Sheridan Memorial Hospital Board of Trustees position that will begin July 2, 2018. This is a 5 year term. Interested individuals may apply for the open position by completing a board application on the Sheridan County web-site and submitting it with a cover letter no later than June… Continue Reading

2018 Dust Suppressant Schedule for County Roads

Sheridan County will begin applying dust suppressant to County Roads on May 14th.  Please see the schedule for locations and dates.  Schedules are subject to change due to inclement weather, mechanical issues, or product delivery issues.  Road and Bridge will make every effort to update schedules as changes require. Please slow down and use caution… Continue Reading

Local Agencies to Host Fuels Mitigation Workshop

Sheridan County is partnering with the Wyoming Forestry Division, the US Bureau of Land Management, and the US Forest Service in hosting a free fuels mitigation workshop on June 2, 2018 at the Best Western Sheridan Center. Fuels mitigation involves, in addition to other measures, reducing vegetation around homes and other structures. The workshop will… Continue Reading