March 25, 2017
Cheney's state-of-the-art waste water treatment plant, summer 2010.
Construction of Mike McKeehan Way, October 2012.

Public Works Department

The Cheney Public Works Department is responsible for designing and maintaining streets, providing a safe and reliable water supply, recycling and solid waste disposal, and stormwater and wastewater disposal.


Sewer Systems are maintained on a regular basis.



Planning a Project in Cheney?

See the City of Cheney's Engineering & Design Standards for construction of public infrastructure. 


EcoGreen Compost

Garbage Service Information

Public Works Permits:  Curb & Sidewalk Construction & Repair, Right-of-Way Excavation Permits, Access Permits for Driveways, and Right of Way Licenses

Recycling Services

Street Division

Wastewater Division

Water Division

Yard Waste Disposal



The mission of the Cheney Public Works Department is to provide:

  • Clean and plentiful drinking water
  • Environmentally safe and responsive measures for collecting and treating wastewater and reusing wastewater byproducts
  • Collection and disposal of solid waste and operation of a recycling facility open to the public
  • Transportation facilities that efficiently and safely accommodate multiple modes of travel
  • Assurance of safe, quality building construction in compliance with adopted building, plumbing and mechanical codes


Public Works 

112 Anderson Road
Cheney, WA  99004

Monday-Friday, 8-5

(509) 498-9293

(509) 498-9249

Staff Contacts:

Todd Ableman
Public Works

Dan Ferguson
Wastewater Treatment

Don Mangis
Solid Waste/
Wastwater Collections

Daryce Hoffman
Office Operations Mgr