Archive - Dec 16, 2009 - News

Sheridan Recreation District Board Discusses Possible Spray Park At Thorne-Rider

Thorne-Rider Park in Sheridan is home to many things, and it may be the future site of a spray park if things pan out.

2010 Will Be A Big Construction Year For Sheridan County

The Wyoming Department of Transportation will begin the reconstruction of North Main Street this spring. The 3rd and 4th floors of the Sheridan County Courthouse will undergo renovation over the next few months. And the Sheridan County Airport will get a new runway next summer.

County Finalizes Many Land Use Fee Changes

Earlier this month the Sheridan County Commissioners approved a new fee schedule that would cover most land use services provided by the county. The new schedule covers everything from conditional use permit applications to subdivision plats. Yesterday, commissioners took the next step in making the changes official.

Sheridan County School District 1 Gets Good Audit Report

Enrollment in Sheridan County School District #1 is falling similar to a decline at the same time last year. Unfortunately, school funding is based on the average daily membership of students in class. The District #1 Board received a positive audit report at their meeting Tuesday night. As student populations decline, funding dries up just when costs are rising.