Welcome to the City of Cheney, Washington! We are a thriving community with a population of 11,650 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.)
Compost Sales to Resume March 31
Cheney's popular Eco Green compost will be sold on the first & last Fridays of the month, beginning the last week in March...
When Will the Yard Waste Bins Open?
Daylight hours are lengthening, and while the snow is still melting, Cheney gardeners' hearts are turning toward Spring! City offices are starting to receive calls about when the yard waste disposal site will open...
Have you ever wondered how modern sewer systems work? Do you want to be better informed about city revenues and expenses? Are you curious about our streets? Click through to view short, interesting videos ...