Open House 2013

Annual Open House Wrap-up

Over 200 people came out to the Sheridan Inn last Thursday to support SCLT at our Annual Open House. This year, in honor of the completion of the audio CD to accompany the Black Diamond Byway project completed last year, we decided to put a Polish spin to the event with accordion music by Mike Kuzara and Polish food. Everyone enjoyed Polish treats generously donated by local community members, as well as authentic Polish sausages by Legerski’s Sausage Company and Black Tooth Brewing donated beer for the event. We also sold over 300 tickets for our Spring Bounty Raffle with …

Brad BauerAnnual Open House Wrap-up
McMeans' Property

McMeans Family Preserves Property on the Tongue River

In 2012, Mike and Vicky McMeans purchased 160 acres west of Dayton from Dan Scott, who had already placed the northern 80-acres under conservation easement.  The McMeans immediately began conversations with Sheridan County and the Sheridan Community Land Trust (SCLT) to determine their options for protecting the remaining property along the Tongue River. “We wanted to make sure that the working ranch and land along the river that make this property special would be there forever,” said Vicky. The McMeans chose to protect the remaining 80 acres with SCLT in coordination with Sheridan County’s conservation subdivision process, becoming the first …

Brad BauerMcMeans Family Preserves Property on the Tongue River