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 WELLS SWIMMING POOL
    Thu, August 13, 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, August 14, 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, August 15, 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, August 15, 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, August 16, 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, August 17, 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, August 18, 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, August 19, 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, August 20, 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, August 21, 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, August 22, 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, August 22, 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, August 23, 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, August 24, 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, August 25, 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.

THERE WILL BE A TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS SPECIAL MEETING JULY 17, 2020 AT 12:00 P.M.

THE TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS NEXT REGULAR TOWN MEETING WILL BE TUESDAY,  AUGUST 11, 2020 AT 6 P.M.

EMPLOYMENT OPPORTUNITY-The Town of Cheyenne Wells is accepting applications for the Town Superintendent position. This position works under the supervision of the Mayor and is responsible for directing, administering, and coordinating the activities of the Town in support of policies, goals, and objectives established jointly with the Town Council by performing the duties set forth.  The applicant must possess a high school diploma or GED equivalent and experience in the field of government would be beneficial. Applicant must possess excellent communication skills and high integrity. Salary will range from $42,000 to $62,000 based on experience. Benefits to include employee Health Insurance and Retirement Plan.  Applications, job description, and questions for this position may be obtained from Town Clerk’s office located at 151 So. 1st Street, P.O. Box 125, Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810, via the Town website; www.townofcheyennewells.com, or requested by email at chtcw@rebeltec.net. Position opened until filled. Please contact Cindy L. Hoffman, Town Clerk, at 719-767-5865 for more information. The Town of Cheyenne Wells reserves the right to accept or reject any or all applications. The Town of Cheyenne Wells is an equal opportunity employer. No Discrimination or prejudice will be made because of race, creed, color, religion, national origin, ancestry, sex, age, or handicap, unless related to a bonafide occupational qualification.

TOWN OF CHEYENNE WELLS
POSITIONS OPEN FOR APPOINTMENT

The Town of Cheyenne Wells Town Council is seeking an appointment for two Town Trustee positions. Qualifications for this appointment are: individual must be 18 years of age, registered voter, and live within the city limits. The appointments will remain on the Town Council until April of 2022.

If you are interested in working with the Council for the Town of Cheyenne Wells please submit a letter of interest to Cindy L. Hoffman, Town Clerk P.O. Box 125, 151 So. 1st Cheyenne Wells, CO 80810 or call at 767-5865 if you have any questions concerning the position.

                                           






   

 
   

 




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.