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 - Court Clerk hours are below
Do not call the Town Clerk regarding Court or Traffic Ticket Matters
Deputy Town Clerk:    Whitney Kehl and Donna Almeter
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:  Donna Almeter  
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 EXCEPT for June meeting will be held June 20. 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Vincent Almeter Memorial Park in Varysburg; August meeting will be held August 22, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sheldon Historical Society on Main Street Strykersville; the November meeting will be held on November 28, 2018 at the Sheldon Town Hall.  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 PUBLIC HEARING

TOWN OF SHELDON PLANNING BOARD

Pursuant to Article VI; §6270 of the Town of Sheldon Zoning Law, NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Town of Sheldon Planning Board shall hold a public hearing on Wednesday, July 11, 2018 at 7:00 p.m. at the Sheldon Town Hall, located at 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, New York 14145, to consider the following:

  1. An Application for a special use permit and site plan review for a chemical dependency rehabilitation facility and adult workforce development program made by Mark Herman and Joseph Parker.

The property is located at 2588 School Road, Varysburg, New York 14167; SBL No.:69.2-2-21.

A copy of the site plan and application for special use permit 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 Town of Sheldon Planning Board at 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, New York 14145 prior to the scheduled date.

Dated: June 14, 2018

By Order of the Town of Sheldon Planning Board,

Wayne Abbott, Chairperson
click here to view application and paperwork for proposed rehab facility
click here to view site map

       

NOTICE OF SPECIAL MEETING

SHELDON ZONING BOARD OF APPEALS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Sheldon Zoning Board of Appeals will hold a Special Meeting on Thursday, July 12, 2018 at 7:00 p.m., at the Sheldon Town Hall, 1380 Centerline Rd., Strykersville, NY 14145 to review town zoning law and discuss regulations pertaining to the housing of chickens in hamlets within the Town.

By order of the Sheldon Town Board

Carol Zittel

Town 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 Thursday, July 12, 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 Nathan Conrad for one (1) area variance, pursuant to an application for the construction of an accessory structure on a vacant lot, prior to the construction of a primary structure.

The property is located on Dutch Hollow Road, Strykersville, New York 14145; SBL No.: 90.-1-16.21.

A copy of the map and application for area variance 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.

Dated: June 26, 2018

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

Walter Youngers, Chairperson

Request for Bids – Town of Sheldon

Renovation of Varysburg Water Pump House

The Town of Sheldon is receiving bids for the renovation of the Varysburg Water Pump House located on the corner of School Street and Route 98 in Varysburg, NY 14167. 

There will be a MANDATORY pre-bid meeting June 26th at 8:00am at the project site.  If a contractor is unable to make the pre-bid meeting on June 26th the contractor must contact the Town Supervisor to arrange another date for on-site meeting.  Bids must be received by 7:00 p.m. on July 18, 2018.  Bids can be mailed or delivered in person to 1380 Centerline Road, Strykersville, NY 14145 attn:  Town Clerk.  Town Clerk office hours are Tuesday 5-7pm, Wednesday 12pm-7:30pm, Thursday 5-7pm.  The outside of the bid envelope must be marked “Bid for Renovations – Varysburg Pump House.”  Bids will be opened at 7:30 pm on July 18, 2018 and documented.  An apparent low bidder will be declared at the regular meeting of the Sheldon Town Board on July 18, 2018 at 8:00 pm.  The Town of Sheldon reserves the right to reject any or all bids offered.

Bids must include a complete copy of the specifications initialed and dated on each page and a copy of the Town agreement initialed and dated on each page.  Copies of the bid specifications and agreement can be received at the Town Clerk’s office during office hours or can be requested via email sheldontownclerk@rochester.rr.com.

The Owner requires the Contractor to give seven (7) days’ notice prior to construction start date for Owner to prepare the building.  Successful bidder will be responsible for all work.

If you have any questions, please contact Carol Zittel, Sheldon Town Clerk, at 585-535-7644.

By order of the Sheldon Town Board

Carol Zittel, Town Clerk

To view the standard work day and reporting resolution for the following officials:  Dave Ricketson, Mike Armbrust, Barb Durfee click here     

Varysburg Water District Report

Click here to read part 1 of the 2017 water report
Click here to read part 2