The Cheney City Council approved the Sidewalk Installation/Replacement Program for 2014.
The purpose of this policy is to assist homeowners with the installation of new sidewalks that connect to existing sidewalks as well as replacing sidewalks in disrepair.
Criteria for consideration of
a sidewalk grant:
Click here for a sidewalk grant application form
The City of Cheney will reimburse
property owners for half (1/2) the cost of public sidewalk, located in the
street easement, installation/replacement up to $500.00 per building lot
will occur based measurements determined by the City at a cost of $2.50 per square foot. Measurements will be rounded to the nearest
foot. This policy applies to only projects undertaken within the 2014 calendar
year unless approved in 2012 but not yet constructed.
receive only one grant in 2014 Sidewalk
replacements will receive priority and awarded funds first.
Grants will be
awarded on a first come basis. The City
reserves the right to prioritize some replacements based on severity and need
Requests in 2013
not funded may receive priority for 2014 if the program continues.
If funds are
available after all replacement requests have been filled, new sidewalks will
be considered on a first come basis.
must link to existing sidewalks.
construction must comply with Cheney city codes regarding specifications for 5’
The City will pay
for the installation of ADA
approaches on corner lots and make those arrangements.
A permit is
required for sidewalk installations and must be approved by the City building
be received at City Hall by October 1, 2014 for consideration.
be completed by December 15th, 2014 to receive payment.
Payment will be
made by check on the regular payment schedule for the City.
The City of Cheney reserves the right
to refuse projects based on condition of the sidewalk.
All bad sections
or the entire sidewalk must be included in the application.