Boards & Commissions

The Mayor appoints citizen boards to advise the Mayor and City Council on various specialized topics. Boards and commissions usually meet monthly, and meetings are open to the public.

Planning Commission and Park Board Vacancies


The City of Cheney is seeking someone to fill current vacancies on the Cheney Planning Commission and on the Park Board.  Serving on a city board or commission affords citizens the opportunity to participate in the citywide effort to address important issues.  If you are interested, are a registered voter, and live within the city limits, please
apply online here, or call the Mayor’s Office at 509-498-9200 to have an application form sent to you.  Persons interested in future vacancies are also encouraged to apply.

Service on a Board or Commission


Service on a board or commission is a great way to gain understanding of how local government functions, and can be a springboard to service in an elected office.

Member Terms


Board and commission members are generally appointed to 3- or 4-year terms, beginning in January.  Please see each commission or board's page to learn more.