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Understanding Economic Transitions in Energy-Focused Communities

By | 2019-08-22T06:18:16+00:00 August 22nd, 2019|General|

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 [...]

Sheridan Community Perspective for June 2019

By | 2019-07-28T09:31:24+00:00 June 25th, 2019|Community Perspectives|

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 [...]

Lockheed Martin Visits Sheridan

By | 2019-07-28T11:38:20+00:00 May 1st, 2019|Manufacturing, Technology|

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 [...]

Sheridan Community Perspective for April 2019

By | 2019-07-28T09:31:36+00:00 April 10th, 2019|Community Perspectives|

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 [...]

Sheridan Community Perspective for March 2019

By | 2019-07-28T09:31:47+00:00 March 15th, 2019|Community Perspectives|

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 [...]