Sheridan served as a case study for recent research from the Western Rural Communities Program on how energy-focused communities adapt to a changing energy market. Here is an excerpt of the report from its Executive Summary: In recent decades, the economy of the Intermountain West has shifted dramatically along with changes in the national [...]
Forward Sheridan will be providing the Sheridan City Council a brief update of our activities on Monday July 1. Our board of directors welcomes these events to inform interested entities about our activities. Our constituency is Sheridan’s business community for the most part and Council activities and decisions can and do affect us. One Cent [...]
Forward Sheridan joined in meetings with members of the Wyoming Business Council Board and JAC members in conjunction with Casper and other Wyoming communities to address manufacturing opportunities in our state.
Starting in November, FS established communication with Lockheed Martin Space. Lockheed is one of the prime contractors in Colorado and has stated demand to seek possible subcontractors to assist with their corporate mission. Lockheed came to Sheridan, Gillette, and Casper in April. Our approach with Lockheed was three pronged. First, we needed [...]
Governor Mark Gordon visited Sheridan to get a feel for our community economy. This was a great opportunity for some of our businesses to interact directly with the new Governor. Clearly the State of Wyoming has been very productive enabling infrastructure as well as buildings to aid our advanced manufacturing efforts. The diversity of our [...]
Forward Sheridan conducted our annual strategic planning session March 7. These sessions enable our board members to voice their concerns and provide priorities around our scope of work. We are fortunate to have board members that take the time and are engaged about our role and the efforts we make. We are driven by A3 [...]