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Planning and Zoning Commission Board Openings

The Board of County Commissioners for Sheridan Countyis now accepting applications to fill two (2) open positions on the Planning and Zoning Commission that run July 01, 2022, through June 30, 2025. Applicants must reside in an unincorporated area of the county. Applicants must complete a cover letter and board application provided on the Sheridan County website at www.sheridancounty.com. Applications must be received no later than May 22, 2022 at 5:00pm. Applications can be emailed to bocc@sheridancounty.com or mailed to Board of County Commissioners, 224 S Main St, Suite B1, Sheridan, WY 82801.

The Planning and Zoning Commission is a public advisory board and its purpose is to review and advise the County Commissioners on public and private activities involving the physical development of the County. It affords residents the opportunity to actively participate in the planning of the County and its welfare; to learn all facets of the regulations governing such functions; interact with a wide variety of citizens participating in shaping Sheridan County’s future; and assume an active role in regulation changes involving zoning and subdivision activity.

The Planning and Zoning Commission has the responsibility for maintaining the County’s comprehensive plan. This document includes County policy statements on growth, transportation, services and facilities, natural resources and regional cooperation. The Commission reviews the comprehensive plan and periodically conducts special studies to keep the plan current. The Commission advises the County Commissioners on implementation of the comprehensive plan, zoning related issues, and subdivision development.

Sheridan County and SCSD3 to Host Storm Spotter Class

Sheridan County and Sheridan County School District 3 with NOAA of Billings will be hosting a Storm Spotter Class on May 18th, 6:00 PM to 8:00 PM. Class will be hosted at Clearmont School in the Multi-purpose Room, 1600 Meade Ave, Clearmont, WY. The class will be presented by a NOAA meteorologist. Click here to… Continue Reading

Request for Proposal – Website Design and Development

Sheridan County is seeking the assistance of an experienced company to update its website to enhance the user experience, simplify content management, and provide improved citizen-centric information and customer server to its community. Click here to view the full RFP. Submissions must be received by February 28, 2022 as defined. Continue Reading

Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP) launches Thursday, April 29

Renters in Sheridan County may be eligible for housing stability assistance through Wyoming’s Emergency Rental Assistance Program (ERAP), with the online application officially opening at 8 a.m. on Thursday, April 29. The ERAP pays landlords and utility companies on behalf of Wyoming residents who are unable to pay rent, internet and/or utility payments due to… Continue Reading

SHERIDAN COUNTY CLERK ELECTION OFFICE Closed to Walk-In Traffic

The Election Office will be closed to walk-in traffic until further notice due to COVID-19.    Deputy Clerk Staff and all other county employees who are not currently working in the Election Office should use all options listed below as needed.   The Election Office is available for phone calls, emails, and to schedule meetings if… Continue Reading

Absentee Voting Begins, Secretary of State Outlines Quarantine Voting

CHEYENNE, WY – Absentee voting is now occurring across Wyoming. As absentee voting gets underway, the Secretary of State’s Office and health officials are providing helpful information to any voter in quarantine on November 3, 2020. “Wyoming’s citizens can begin to cast their ballots in the general election. In these unprecedented times, it is crucial… Continue Reading

SHERIDAN COUNTY MONITORING NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (August 20, 2020 UPDATE)

Below is the current confirmed case count for Sheridan County residents. Total Lab Confirmed Positive Cases: 82 Recovered: 52 Active COVID-19 Cases: 29 Currently Hospitalized: 0 Death: 1 COVID-19 Best Practices The public is encouraged to follow these guidelines outlined by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and Wyoming Department of Health (WDH): • Avoid… Continue Reading