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:  John Knab
Town Clerk:  Carol Zittel
Deputy Town Clerk:  Gertrude Hyman                                      
Town Clerk Hours:  Wednesday 11am-7pm, Friday 9am-3pm, Saturday 9am-12pm
Town Board:  Vince Kirsch, Brian Becker, Mike Armbrust, James Fontaine
Highway Superintendent:  Dave Ricketson
Deputy Highway Superintendent: Kevin Amedick
Highwaymen:  John Herrmann, Jeff George, Jimm Crow
Highway Phone:  585-535-0257
Town Justices:   Justice Fran Lefort
  Justice Laura Kirsch
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 2014 Assessment Rolls:
Town Assessor:  Kenneth Pike
Assessor Office Hours:  Thursday's from 3pm-7pm 
Assessor Phone: 585-861-8088,
Tax Collector: Donna Almeter
Tax Collector Phone:  585-535-0329
Mail payments to: 3014 Bartz Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145
Zoning Officer:  Ken Martin
Zoning Officer Phone:  585-535-7409
Deputy Zoning Officer: Ed Logel
Registered Town Historian: Barb Durfee
Phone:  585-535-7322
Youth Recreation Director:  Lydia Kehl
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 Tuesday of the month at 7:00pm at the Sheldon Town Hall.  Due to the cancellation of the November 18th meeting the Town Board will be meeting on Saturday, November 22nd at 10:00am at the Town Hall.  
Planning Board Meetings:  Second Wednesday of the month at 7pm at the Sheldon Town Hall.  Special meetings will be upcoming to review the comprehensive plan. 
The Planning Board welcomes the input of Sheldon residents as they update the Town Comprehensive Plan.
To view the Town's Comprehensive Plan from 2001 please click

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

Attention Varysburg Water District Users:




Sealed Bids for the construction of the Varysburg Water System Improvements will be received, by the Town of Sheldon, at the office of the Sheldon Town Hall, 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, NY 14145 until 11:00 a.m. local time on January 19, 2015, at which time and place the Bids received will be publicly opened and read. The Project consists of Contract A: Water Main Replacement and Contract B: Water Storage Tank.

Bids will be received for a single prime Contract. Bids shall be on a lump sum and unit price basis, with additive alternate bid items as indicated in the Bid Form.

The Issuing Office for the Bidding Documents is: Town of Sheldon, 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, NY 14145. Prospective Bidders may examine the Bidding Documents at the Issuing Office on Wednesday 11:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., Friday 9:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. and Saturday 9:00 a.m. to 12:00 p.m., and may obtain copies of the Bidding Documents from the Issuing Office as described below.

Bidding Documents also may be examined and obtained at the office of the Engineer, Chatfield Engineers, 2800 Dewey Avenue, Rochester, NY 14616, on Mondays through Fridays between the hours of 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.

Printed copies of the Bidding Documents may be obtained from the Issuing Office, during the hours indicated above, upon payment of a deposit of $100.00 for each set. Bidders who return full sets of the Bidding Documents in good condition (suitable for reuse) within 30 days after receipt of Bids will receive a full refund. Non‐Bidders, and Bidders who obtain more than one set of the Bidding Documents, will receive a refund of $50.00 for documents returned in good condition within the time limit indicated above. Checks for Bidding Documents shall be payable to “Town of Sheldon”. Upon request and receipt of the document deposit indicated above plus a nonrefundable shipping charge, the Issuing Office will transmit the Bidding Documents via delivery service. The shipping charge amount will depend on the shipping method selected by the prospective Bidder. The date that the Bidding Documents are transmitted by the Issuing Office will be considered the Bidder’s date of receipt of the Bidding Documents. Partial sets of Bidding Documents will not be available from the Issuing Office.  Neither Owner nor Engineer will be responsible for full or partial sets of Bidding Documents, including Addenda if any, obtained from sources other than the Issuing Office.  A prebid conference will be held at 11:00 a.m. local time on January 12, 2015 at the Varysburg Fire Department, 2446 Route 20A, Varysburg, NY 14167. Attendance at the prebid conference is highly encouraged but is not mandatory.

Bid security shall be furnished in accordance with the Instructions to Bidders.

Owner: Town of Sheldon By: Carol Zittel 
Title: Town Clerk
Date of Town Board resolution:  July 15, 2014

2013 Water District Report available - click here
Water district test results - click here