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.)
Can You Find Your Fire Hydrant This Week?
If you can't see your nearest fire hydrant because of snow piled around it, then neither can emergency responders! Cheney residents are asked to help clear snow and ice at least 3' away from hydrants...
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 ...
Snow Removal and Parking Policy
New to Cheney this winter? It's important to make sure your vehicle doesn't block City snow plows. The policy outlines what will happen whenever 2" or more of snow accumulates...