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.

Project Planning in Cheney

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

Cheney Standard Details:
Division A:  Streets, Alleys & Bikeways

Division B: Stormwater System

Division C:  Sanitary Sewer System

Division D:  Water System

If your project will require adding water or sewer connections or upgrading your existing service please contact the Public Works Department at 498-9293.  The City will require an New Service Connect/Service Modification Application.

Sewer Systems are maintained on a regular basis.


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

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