Town of Sheldon 
A Right to Farm Community
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Welcome to the Town of Sheldon website!
1380 Centerline Road Strykersville, NY 14145
Ph. 585-535-7644  Fax 585-535-0216

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The Town of Sheldon, formed March 19, 1808, is located in 
Wyoming County, NY

Town Officials & Information
Supervisor:  Brian Becker
Town Clerk:  Carol Zittel
Office Hours:

Dear Town of Sheldon residents: the Town Clerk’s office will be operating via email, phone, text or mail. The office window will not be open to the public. If anyone needs to reach the Town Clerk please call or text 716-598-0378 or email Wishing everyone good health. Please be safe and continue to be good neighbors and we will get through this together. Blessings and thanks to our first responders and healthcare workers.

Take care,

Please note:  These are the Town Clerk's hours NOT the Court Clerk's hours - Court Clerk hours are below - please, do not call the Town Clerk regarding Court or Traffic Ticket  Matters
Town of Sheldon residents who need to reach the Town Clerk on non-office hour days, please feel free to call 716-598-0378 (please, do not call this number for court questions)
Deputy Town Clerk:    Donna Almeter and Kate Meyer
Town Board:  Vince Kirsch, Mike Armbrust, Jim Fontaine, Joseph Meyer
Highway Superintendent:  Dave Ricketson
Deputy Highway Superintendent: John Herrmann
Highwaymen:  John Herrmann, Jeff George, Jimm Crow, Kevin Becker
Highway Phone:  585-535-0257
Town Justices:    Justice Laura Kirsch
                                    Justice Paul Romesser
Justice Court is closed until further notice.  To leave a message for the Court Clerk please call 585-535-0468 or email
Court Clerk:  Donna Almeter  
Court email:
Court is held every Monday (except holidays) at 6:30pm
Court Phone:  585-535-0468  (this is the only number to call for court matters)      

Court Fax 585-535-0115
Town Bookkeeper:  Katie Chmura
Town Assessor:  Wyoming County Office of Real Property Tax Services
Contact Wyoming County Real Property Tax Services at 585-786-8828 
Tax Collector: Donna Almeter
Tax Collector Phone:  585-535-0329
To view or print a copy of your tax bill, please click here
Mail payments to: 3014 Bartz Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145
Zoning Officer:  Wyoming County Building & Codes, 585-786-8820
Town Historian: 
Jeanne Mest,
Phone:  716-474-3156
Varysburg Water Operator:  AJ Dyrbala
Varysburg Water District Collector:  Janet Bonner 585-535-0312

Recreation Director: Now Hiring - See Youth & Senior Page
High Sheldon Wind Farm Community Hotline:  1-866-378-4580
Garbage Pick-Up:  Wednesday mornings by Waste Management.  Please have trash and recycling out by 6:00 a.m.  Garbage Pick-up Holiday Schedule:  If your collection day is on or follows any of these holidays during that week, your collection will be one day later.  New Year's Day, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day, Thanksgiving and Christmas.
To view the new garbage and recycling guidelines click here
NEW - If you have a complaint about garbage pickup or if your garbage or recycling was not picked up - please call Wyoming County Planning Department at 585-786-8820. 
Town Board Meetings:  Meetings are held on the third Wednesday of each month at the Sheldon Town Hall at 7:30 p.m. except for the following: the May meeting will be held on Wednesday, May 13, 2020 at the Town Hall, the June meeting will be held at the Vincent Almeter Memorial Park in Varysburg on June 17, 2020 and the August meeting will be held at the Sheldon Historical Society on August 26, 2020 at 7:30pm. Legal ads are published in the Batavia Daily newspaper.
Planning Board Meetings:  Second Wednesday of the month at 7pm at the Sheldon Town Hall. 
Official Newspaper:  The Batavia Daily
"The Town of Sheldon is an equal opportunity provider and employee.  If you wish to file a Civil Rights program complaint of discrimination, complete the USDA Program Discrimination Complaint Form, found online at, or at any USDA office, or call (866) 632-9992 to request the form.  You may also write a letter containing all of the information requested in the form.  Send your completed complaint form or letter to us by mail at U.S. Department of Agriculture, Director, Office of Adjudication, 1400 Independence Avenue, S.W., Washington, D.C. 20250-9410, by fax (202) 690-7442 or email at"

*******NOTICES & EVENTS*******



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sheldon Town Board will hold a Special Meeting on February 19, 2020 at 7:00 p.m., at the Sheldon Town Hall, 1380 Centerline Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145.  The purpose of the meeting is to enter into Executive Session to meet with the Town Assessor to discuss an employment contract for assessment services.  The regular February meeting will begin at 7:30 p.m.


By order of the Sheldon Town Board

Carol Zittel

Town Clerk

Varysburg Water District Report

Click here to read part 1 of the 2018 water report

Click here to read part 2 of the 2018 water report