The City of Sheridan will begin a search immediately for a new City Public Utilities Director. Current Director Mike Cole has accepted a position with the City of Gillette as a project manager in charge of the new Gillette Regional Water Supply Project. This water system development will be one of the largest publicly funded projects in Wyoming’s history. Sheridan Mayor Dave Kinskey on the loss of Cole.
Cole will continue his duties as utilities director for the remainder of the month, and will begin his new job in Gillette on August 3rd. Assistant Utilities Director Chris Knodel will be promoted to Interim Utilities Director while the City searches for Cole’s replacement.