Our Team

Find all the contact information you need to live and work in and around our town, including information about our Mayor and Town Council, Town Staff & Departments, and Official Committees.  The Town Government is made up of a Mayor and six Council Members. Council meetings are scheduled for the second Tuesday of the month at 7:00 p.m. The Town has finished construction on their new City Complex. The dedication of the new complex was July 22, 1995. The building houses the Town Offices, Council Chambers, Library, and Auditorium.


Discover Cheyenne Wells

Learn more about living, learning, and growing in and around Cheyenne Wells, a small town with big city amenities located at the junction of Highways 385 and 40 in Eastern Colorado.  We have several exciting events that happen in our small town during the year. Cheyenne Wells is the host of the Cheyenne County Fair, Tumbleweed Festival, and also the PBR Enterprise Bull Riding tour, just to mention a few. If you are in the area, stop in and let us show you our small town hospitality.



Local Events

  • CHEYENNE CO. OLD JAIL MUSEUM AND MOUNTAIN STATES TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH MUSEUM
    Sat, May 23, 2020

    The Cheyenne County Old Jail Museum and the Mountain States Telegraph Museums will open May 23, 2020 (Memorial Day Weekend) and Close September 6, 2020 (Labor Day).

    The Museum's are open 1:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday's and Sunday's.  

    Cost for out of County visitors is $5.00.

    Please call 719-767-5865 for assistance scheduling a time to visit the museum during closed hours. 


  • CHEYENNE CO. OLD JAIL MUSEUM AND MOUNTAIN STATES TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH MUSEUM
    Sat, May 30, 2020

    The Cheyenne County Old Jail Museum and the Mountain States Telegraph Museums will open May 23, 2020 (Memorial Day Weekend) and Close September 6, 2020 (Labor Day).

    The Museum's are open 1:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday's and Sunday's.  

    Cost for out of County visitors is $5.00.

    Please call 719-767-5865 for assistance scheduling a time to visit the museum during closed hours. 


  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Mon, June 1, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Tue, June 2, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Wed, June 3, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Thu, June 4, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Fri, June 5, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE CO. OLD JAIL MUSEUM AND MOUNTAIN STATES TELEPHONE & TELEGRAPH MUSEUM
    Sat, June 6, 2020

    The Cheyenne County Old Jail Museum and the Mountain States Telegraph Museums will open May 23, 2020 (Memorial Day Weekend) and Close September 6, 2020 (Labor Day).

    The Museum's are open 1:00-4:00 p.m. on Saturday's and Sunday's.  

    Cost for out of County visitors is $5.00.

    Please call 719-767-5865 for assistance scheduling a time to visit the museum during closed hours. 


  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Sat, June 6, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Sun, June 7, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Mon, June 8, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Tue, June 9, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Wed, June 10, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Thu, June 11, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

  • CHEYENNE WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Fri, June 12, 2020

    Cheyenne Wells Swimming Pool is located at 435 North 2nd East. 


    The swimming pool is open Mon-Friday 1:00-5:00 p.m. and Saturday & Sunday 1:00-6:00 p.m.  Adult exercise hour is 5:00-6:00 p.m. Mon-Fri. 

    Schedule your swim parties, meetings, reunions, or any events you would like to hold under the pavilion by calling 719-767-5958 or contact Dana Unruh 719-343-0881.

Missing animals, or found strays please call 719-767-5865. To check on lost animal or post about missing pets please check out our Facebook group Cheyenne Wells Dog Pound found here www.facebook.com/groups/cheyennewellsdogpound. Connect through Facebook icon on bottom of page. 


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Every resident within city limits who operates a business out of their house or in a residential zone must apply for a Condition Use Permit to operate a business in a residential zoned area.  This is a one- time application.  Please stop by the Town Clerk’s office for more details.

 


THE TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS NEXT REGULAR MEETING IS TUESDAY, APRIL 14TH AT 6:00 P.M. 


Election Declaration 2020.docx


TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS NOTICE OF CANCELLATION OF THE REGULAR TOWN ELECTION ON APRIL 7, 2020 AND DECLARING THE ELECTION OF CANDIDATES.  
       Pursuant to CRS 31-10-507 and Resolution #03-20 of the Board of Trustees of the Town, the Town Clerk has been authorized and directed to cancel the regular Town Election scheduled for April 7, 2020, there being an equal number of candidates and vacancies and there being no ballot issues to be decided to said election.  Pursuant to Resolution #03-20 and the Cheyenne Wells Municipal Code, the following candidates are declared to be elected to the Board of Trustees:  Mayor-Syl Mireles 4-year term, Trustee-Linda Corbin 4-year term, Trustee-Marion Henderson 4-year term, Trustee-Carl Smalley 2-year term, and Trustee-Kara Uhland 2-year term.  Given and posted at 151 South 1st Cheyenne Wells, CO  80810 this 11th date of March, 2020     

     

EFFECTIVE MARCH 23, 2020 THE TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS WILL NOT ALLOW PUBLIC ACCESS INTO THE TOWN HALL OR THE TOWN SHOP. 

THE OFFICE STAFF WILL WORK REGULAR HOURS 8-12 & 1-4. MON-FRI. 

TO PAY ACCOUNTS ONLINE PLEASE GO TO PAYMENTS ON THIS SITE FOR INSTRUCTIONS.  WE WILL ACCEPT PAYMENTS THROUGH THE DROP BOX ON THE FRONT EAST SIDE OF THE CITY COMPLEX (TOWN HALL).  YOU MAY CALL AHEAD AT 719-767-5865 IF YOU NEED TO SCHEDULE A TIME TO FILL OUT BUILDING PERMITS, BURN PERMITS, DOG TAGS, OR TO PAY YOUR WATER BILLS. 

THANK YOU FOR YOUR UNDERSTANDING WE MUST ALL WORK TOGETHER TO GET THROUGH THIS.









  

 
   

 




History of Cheyenne Wells

Cheyenne Wells got its name from the Cheyenne Indians and their water well. The original Town was located near the fork of the Smokey Hill River, which is five miles north of its present location. When it was located north, it was a regular stop for the stagecoach line from Kansas City to Denver.

The Kansas Pacific Railroad reached the Town of Cheyenne Wells on March 3, 1870. The Town had a population of 695 then. Cheyenne Wells was the division point of the Union Pacific Railroad from 1890 to 1908. The Town was incorporated on March 14, 1890. When it was incorporated it had an area of 520 acres.

Cheyenne Wells is the County seat of Cheyenne County and has a population of approximately 920. The climate and environment are very healthy. The water supply is pure and unlimited.