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
Email:  sheldontownclerk@rochester.rr.com
Town Clerk Hours:
Tuesday 5pm-7pm, Wednesday 12pm-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:  sheldoncourt@rochester.rr.com
Court is held every Monday (except holidays) at 6:30pm
Court Phone:  585-535-0468       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
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. 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 http://www.ascr.usda.gov/complaint_filing_cust.html, 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 program.intake@usda.gov."


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

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

TOWN OF SHELDON

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sheldon Town Board will hold a special meeting on Saturday, February 24, 2018 at 1:00 p.m. at the Varysburg Fire Hall, 2446 Route 20A, Varysburg, NY 14167 to meet with the Varysburg water district advisory board to discuss 2018 projects, plans and other water district business.

 

By order of the Sheldon Town Board

Carol Zittel

Town Clerk

TOWN OF SHELDON NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that on February 21, 2018 at 8:00 p.m. the Town Board of the Town of Sheldon will hold a Public Hearing at the Sheldon Town Hall, 1380 Centerline Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145 on the proposed franchise agreement with Time Warner Cable Northeast LLC, locally known as Charter Communications. 

All persons interested will be heard at such time and place.  A copy of the proposed agreement is on file in the Town Clerk’s office, where it is available for inspection during regular business hours.

By order of the Sheldon Town Board.

Carol Zittel

Town Clerk


NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING

TOWN OF SHELDON

LOCAL LAW TO OPT OUT OF CERTAIN ENERGY SYSTEM REAL PROPERTY TAX EXEMPTIONS

 

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a public hearing will be held by the Town Board of the Town of Sheldon at the Town Office in the Town of Sheldon, New York on the 21st day of February 2018 commencing at 8:15 p.m. to give citizens the opportunity to consider a proposed local law.

The Town Board is considering a proposed local law to opt out of New York State Real Property Tax Law exemptions for any increase in value due to the construction of a solar, wind, farm waste, or micro-hydroelectric energy systems, fuel cell electric generating systems, micro-combined heat and power generating equipment systems, and electric energy storage equipment and systems.

ALL PERSONS INTERESTED IN THE SUBJECT MATTER OF THIS HEARING WILL BE ENTITLED TO BE HEARD AT THE TIME AND PLACE THEREOF

Copy of the proposed local law is also available for review at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular office hours.

Carol Zittel, Clerk

NOTICE OF PUBLIC HEARING - 

TOWN OF SHELDON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

Pursuant to Addendum II and III of the Town of Sheldon Zoning Law, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Sheldon Zoning Board of appeals shall hold a public hearing on Tuesday, February 27, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sheldon Town Hall, located at 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, New York 14145, to consider the following:

An Application made by Ben Matteson for three (3) area variances, pursuant to an pending application for a land separation.

The property is located at 3159 Route 98, Varysburg, New York; SBL No.: 81.-2-14,

A copy of the map and application for the proposed land separation and area variances are available for review at the Town Clerk’s Office during regular business hours.

Persons wishing to offer arguments for or against the proposal may appear at the hearing or write to the Zoning Board of Appeals at 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, NY prior to the scheduled date.

By Order of the Town of Sheldon Zoning Board of Appeals,

Walt Youngers, Chairperson

Varysburg Water District Report




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