Welcome to the City of Cheney, Washington! We are a thriving community with a population of 11,440 and located just 17 miles southwest of Spokane. Our quality of life is unmatched because of a small town atmosphere and family-friendly environment.
Home of Eastern Washington University
Close to Spokane and an abundance of recreational opportunities
Excellent K-12 educational system, with four elementary schools, two middle schools, and one high school (visit Cheney School District)
Great place to raise a family!
NOTICE: While our online system for utility and court payments is still not available, we are able to accept credit card payments over the phone for no extra charge. For utility payments, please call 498-9209. For court payments, please call 498-9231. We apologize for any inconvenience.
(Updated March 15, 2016.)
Posting of Flyers on Light Poles
Those convenient wooden poles may seem like a good place to tack yard sale signs and flyers, but don't make that mistake: posting signs on light poles represents a safety hazard to utility workers who may have to climb the poles! Read on...
Special SATURDAY Compost Sale!
To help the gardeners and landscapers in our community get ready for the season, the City is offering a special, one-time, SATURDAY compost sale, from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on May 7...
Tree Trimming Begins in April
Trees and power lines just don't mix...