Notice of Commission Opening - DDA

Posted on 11/04/2022
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Notice of Commission Openings

The City of Sheridan presently has vacancies on the Commissions listed below, providing an opportunity for engaged and motivated city residents to give back to their community.  The term of appointment is three years.  Interested individuals should send a brief bio and cover letter to the City of Sheridan by November 30, 2022 either via e-mail at [email protected] or regular post to:

City of Sheridan
Mayor’s Office
55 Grinnell Plaza
Sheridan, WY 82801


Role: The Downtown Development Authority is to:

  1. Promoting the health, safety, prosperity, security, and general welfare of the Sheridans downtown district, its property and business owners, and its inhabitants;
  2. Halt or prevent the deterioration of property values or structures within the central business district;
  3. Halt or prevent the growth of blighted areas within the central business district;
  4. Assist in the development and redevelopment of the downtown district, including the overall planning to restore or provide for the continuance of the health of the district;
  5. Provide parking management functions within the district;and
  6. Manage the funding of tax increment financing (TIF) within thedistrict


Time Commitment: The Downtown Development Authority meets quarterly.  Occasionally, as needed the DDA holds monthly meetings to address topics of specific concern.  Regular meetings run about an hour.


Qualifications: The Downtown District Authority Board members shall reside, be a lessee, or own property in the Downtown Development Authority district boundary. Said boundary may change from time to time by action of the City of Sheridan. The district boundary may be viewed upon request.