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

  • SMOKY RIVER GOLF COURSE
    Sat, August 18, 2018

    MEN'S OPEN/HANDICAP--$40.00 PER PERSON--LUNCH

    SUBJECT TO CHANGE

    We no longer have rental carts... Please call if you need one, we will try to make arrangements to get you one. 

    Any questions please call and leave a message at the Clubhouse 719-767-5021

    Like us on Facebook to keep up on all our tournaments and news about the course. 

  • TELEPHONE BUILDING MUSEUM
    Sat, August 18, 2018

    The Telephone Museum is located at 50 South 1st. in Cheyenne Wells, CO. 

    Museum opening May 26th on Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m.

    Museum will close for the winter on September 2, 2018.  

    To tour the museum during off hours please call Sherrie LeFlore at 719-767-5035 or Town of  Cheyenne Wells at 719-767-5865 or email leflorehome@gmail.com

    Commemorates the era of the first radio wave telephone system in the country featuring a 1920's era original phone booth and switchboard. 

  • SMOKY RIVER GOLF COURSE
    Sat, August 25, 2018

    BOYS HIGH SCHOOL GOLF TOURNAMENT

    COURSE CLOSED 

    SUBJECT TO CHANGE

    We no longer have rental carts... Please call if you need one, we will try to make arrangements to get you one. 

    Any questions please call and leave a message at the Clubhouse 719-767-5021

    Like us on Facebook to keep up on all our tournaments and news about the course. 

  • TELEPHONE BUILDING MUSEUM
    Sat, August 25, 2018

    The Telephone Museum is located at 50 South 1st. in Cheyenne Wells, CO. 

    Museum opening May 26th on Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m.

    Museum will close for the winter on September 2, 2018.  

    To tour the museum during off hours please call Sherrie LeFlore at 719-767-5035 or Town of  Cheyenne Wells at 719-767-5865 or email leflorehome@gmail.com

    Commemorates the era of the first radio wave telephone system in the country featuring a 1920's era original phone booth and switchboard. 

  • TELEPHONE BUILDING MUSEUM
    Sat, September 1, 2018

    The Telephone Museum is located at 50 South 1st. in Cheyenne Wells, CO. 

    Museum opening May 26th on Saturday and Sunday from 1-4 p.m.

    Museum will close for the winter on September 2, 2018.  

    To tour the museum during off hours please call Sherrie LeFlore at 719-767-5035 or Town of  Cheyenne Wells at 719-767-5865 or email leflorehome@gmail.com

    Commemorates the era of the first radio wave telephone system in the country featuring a 1920's era original phone booth and switchboard. 

  • SMOKY RIVER GOLF COURSE
    Sat, September 8, 2018

    3 PERSON SCRAMBLE--$40.00 PER PERSON--LUNCH

    SUBJECT TO CHANGE

    We no longer have rental carts... Please call if you need one, we will try to make arrangements to get you one. 

    Any questions please call and leave a message at the Clubhouse 719-767-5021

    Like us on Facebook to keep up on all our tournaments and news about the course. 

  • UNITED METHODIST BAZAAR
    Sat, November 3, 2018

    The United Methodist bazaar offers a soup luncheon, crafts for sale and an opportunity to come out and visit with friends while looking for Christmas gifts. 

    For more information contact Wendy Dickey at 719-342-2101

    wdickey@wdins.com

  • METHODIST ORNAMENT EXCHANGE
    Sun, December 2, 2018

    Join in on the fun at the Methodist Women's Ornament exchange!  There is a meal served along with wonderful entertainment.  All that is requested is that you bring an ornament to exchange at the end of the program. 

    For more contact Wendy Dickey at 719-342-2101.

    wdickey@wdins.com

  • METHODIST ORNAMENT EXCHANGE
    Sun, December 2, 2018

    Join in on the fun at the Methodist Women's Ornament exchange!  There is a meal served along with wonderful entertainment.  All that is requested is that you bring an ornament to exchange at the end of the program. 

    For more contact Wendy Dickey at 719-342-2101.

    wdickey@wdins.com

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Cheyenne Wells residents it’s time to renew your burn permits for yard debris for 2018 at the Town Clerk’s office the cost is $10.00. 

Cheyenne Wells residents remember you are required to file a building permit for all new structures, fences, sidewalks, patios, and driveways at the Town Clerk’s office cost will depend on type of construction.

 

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 NEXT REGULAR TOWN COUNCIL MEETING WILL BE TUESDAY, AUGUST 14, 2018  AT 6:00 P.M. 


Mr. &  Miss Tumbleweed Pageant will be Saturday July 21, at 9:00 am 

Practice for the pageant will be Friday July 20, on Courthouse steps at 5:30 pm. 

Sponsored by The Town of Cheyenne Wells 

 




  

    

 




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.