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
TDD (Device for the Deaf) number:  1-800-662-1220
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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
Town Clerk Hours: 
Tuesday 5pm-7pm, Wednesday 11am-7:30pm, Thursday 5pm-7pm
Please note:  These are the Town Clerk's hours NOT the Court Clerk's hours
Do not call the Town Clerk regarding Court or Traffic Ticket Matters
Deputy Town Clerk:  Gertrude Hyman  and Whitney Kehl
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
Court Clerk:    Laurie Dillon
Court email:
Court is held every Monday (except holidays) at 6:30pm
Court Phone:  585-535-0468       Court Fax 585-535-0115
Town Bookkeeper:  Katie Chmura
***Assessment Rolls Available Online***
Please visit the following link to access 2017 Assessment Rolls:
Town Assessor:  Wyoming County Office of Real Property Tax Services
Assessor Office Hours:  Contact Wyoming County Real Property Services at 585-786-8828 

Tax Collector: Donna Almeter
Tax Collector Phone:  585-535-0329
To view or print a copy of your current or past tax bill, please click here
Mail payments to: 3014 Bartz Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145
Zoning Officer:  Wyoming County Building & Codes, 585-786-8820
Registered Town Historian: Barb Durfee
Phone:  585-330-9551
Varysburg Water District Collector:  Janet Bonner 585-535-0312
Youth Recreation Director: Whitney Kehl, 585-356-3805
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 6am.  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
To contact Waste Management, please call 1-800-333-6590 - you will be calling an out of state call center - please let them know you are calling from Wyoming County, NY.
Town Board Meetings:  Third Wednesday of the month at 7:30pm EXCEPT FOR the December 2017 meeting which will be held on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. Notices of special meetings will be published below under notices and events.  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 Annual Election of the Varysburg Fire District will take place on December 12, 2017 between the hours of 6:00 p.m. and 9:00 p.m. at the Varysburg Fire Station located at 2446 Rt. 20A, Varysburg, New York 14167 for the purpose of electing the following fire district officers:

                One Fire Commissioner for a five (5) year term, commencing January 1, 2018 and ending December 31, 2022.

                All candidates for Fire District Commissioners shall be residents of Varysburg Fire District, not convicted of any degree of arson and file in writing their name with the secretary of the Varysburg Fire District, at 2446 Rt. 20A, PO Box 591, Varysburg, New York 14167, which writing must be received by the Fire District Secretary on or before November 22, 2017.

                Any elector of the Varysburg Fire district who shall be registered voter with the Wyoming County Board of Elections on or prior to November 23, 2017 and who shall have resided in the Varysburg Fire District for at least thirty days preceding such election shall be qualified to vote.

November 6, 2017                                                           LEN KNAGGS, SECRETARY

                                                                                                VARYSBURG FIRE DISTRICT                                                                                          



NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sheldon Town Board will hold their regular December board meeting on Wednesday, December 27, 2017 at 7:30 p.m. at the Sheldon Town Hall, 1380 Centerline Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145.  


By order of the Sheldon Town Board

Carol Zittel

Town Clerk


Varysburg Water District Report

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