Monthly Archives: May 2019

Special News Release Regarding Area Flooding

The Sheridan County Commissioners issued an emergency declaration this afternoon (Thursday May 30) in response to the Flash Flood watch Issued by the National Weather Service in Billings for tomorrow, Friday May 31.  This is a watch and not a warning, and this declaration is precautionary; there is no imminent threat.  However, as everyone is aware from the recent flood event, streams and tributaries in the county continue to remain out of their banks or continue to run full, and the ground is completely saturated. The emergency declaration sets in motion State assistance from the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security.  Additional loads of sand and sandbags are being deployed to Sheridan and will start arriving tonight and tomorrow morning. Further State assets are available to the county, as circumstances dictate.

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Flood Pictures Needed

At the request of the Wyoming Office of Homeland Security, Sheridan County is asking the public to submit flooding pictures to the email address The county, in turn, will forward these pictures to the State Homeland Security Office in Cheyenne. If pictures were taken at the outset, “pre-flood” pictures are as significant as flood-related pictures. … Continue Reading

Notice of Public Hearing

TO:      John Arens, Harry Washut, Jr., and to all whom it may concern:  at their regularly scheduled meeting on Tuesday, June 4, 2019, at 9:00 a.m., the Board of County Commissioners will Consider Resolution 19-06-013 Vacation of Public Right-of-Way Plat of First Addition to Town of Lodore, the Board having received the report of the… Continue Reading

One Month Left to Apply for SBA Disaster Loans

SACRAMENTO, Calif. – Director Tanya N. Garfield of the U.S. Small Business Administration’s Disaster Field Operations Center-West today reminded Wyoming small nonfarm businesses of the deadline dates to apply for an SBA federal disaster loan for economic injury. These low-interest loans are to offset economic losses because of reduced revenues caused by adverse weather conditions in the following… Continue Reading

Board Opening for Sheridan County Weed and Pest Control District Area 4

Public notice to solicit nominations for a Board Member of the Sheridan County Weed and Pest Control District for area 4. This appointment will complete the remaining term in this area that expires 01/03/2021. Pursuant to the Wyoming Weed and Pest Control Act of 1973 (W.S. 11-5-101 through 11-5-303, notice is hereby given to solicit… Continue Reading