Edge Fest 2016

September 26, 2016

Thanks to everyone who came out to the West Edge for Edge Fest 2016! The music, food, and crowd were fantastic, we can’t wait to do it all again next year.

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Area Wide Plan

September 26, 2016

A public hearing will be held to discuss the Area Wide Plan : October 3, 2016 @ 6:00 pm Room 118 2101 O’Neal Avenue Download the Area Wide Plan (PDF, 31.2MB)

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Pump House Park construction could begin at end of year

March 27, 2016

CHEYENNE – Movement continues on infrastructure improvements in Cheyenne’s West Edge district, and one of the next phases is Pump House Park. The city is currently reviewing proposals for the first phase of the park, which will be designed for flood control, water quality improvements and recreation. Named for the

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Cheyenne steam plant plans starting to take shape

January 24, 2016

CHEYENNE – Not too long from now, workers in downtown Cheyenne will be able to have lunch at a food court in a space where turbines once hummed to provide electricity for the city. New apartments or offices will exist where massive coal bins used to feed those turbines. And

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Historic Steam Plant Has a New Owner

October 2, 2015

“Cheyenne’s first power plant is getting re-energized, and city officials hope the building’s renovation will spark more investment on the west edge of downtown.”

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Second life for steam plant?

October 2, 2015

CHEYENNE – Cheyenne’s first power plant is getting re-energized, and city officials hope the building’s renovation will spark more investment on the west edge of downtown. Two local entrepreneurs, Chet Halvorson and Craig Riley, are buying the building at 800 W. 17th St. through their venture, West Edge Development Co.

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Entrepreneurs to purchase vacant steam plant building

October 1, 2015

CHEYENNE – Two Cheyenne entrepreneurs are purchasing the vacant steam plant building on the city’s west end, according to a news release sent out by the city. West Edge Development Co., owned by Chet Halvorson and Craig Riley, will buy the building with a tentative closing date of January 2016.

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Public Workshop Meeting & Edge Fest Concert

September 18, 2015

On September 18th the City of Cheyenne Planning team held a West Edge Planning meeting and public work shop.  During the meeting the public learned about the vision of Cheyenne’s historic West Edge, and participated in a fun work shop where participates got hands on experience with landscape architecture. The

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West Edge Hits $15 Million

May 13, 2015

Cheyenne’s West Edge Project is proud to have landed another big grant, this one from the Federal Emergency Management Agency, adding to the already impressive tally. FEMA’s $3 million announcement brings the project’s total funding to $15 million. Read More …

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West Edge Lands $200K Planning Grant

May 10, 2015

The City of Cheyenne has been selected by the Environmental Protection Agency (EPA) as a recipient of a $200,000 Area-Wide Planning Grant to help advance the strategies identified in the West Edge Visionary Blueprint. The City will work with the community and other stakeholders to address a number of initiatives

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Request for Qualifications – Planning Initiatives

February 20, 2015

The City of Cheyenne Urban Planning Office is requesting qualifications statements for professional services to provide four core elements in support of catalyzing investment in our West Edge District.  Packaged together in this request for qualifications are services to develop a streetscape design suite, architectural design standards, a district land

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Request for Proposal | Revolving Loan Fund

July 23, 2014

The City of Cheyenne has issued a request for proposal for services from a Qualified Environmental Professional to assist in managing the City’s EPA Cleanup Revolving Loan Fund. The QEP will provide turnkey services in helping manage the program, coordinating public outreach, filing required progress reports, evaluating and monitoring cleanup

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July 21, 2014 – Public Hearing and Review of the West Edge Strategic Blueprint

July 21, 2014

The West Edge Strategic Blueprint will be the topic of discussion at the upcoming August 4th City of Cheyenne Planning Commission meeting. The Commission will take public comment on the document which outlines the community’s approach to managing stormwater, mitigating brownfields, creating civic open spaces, and motivating reinvestment in the

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New West Edge Website Kicks Off

May 13, 2014

The new CheyenneWestEdge.com kicks off this week with new information and layout geared toward moving the project into the future.  The previous website allowed us to gather great feedback on the direction you wanted to see West Edge head.  Now that vision has come together in the form of a

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