City Reinstates Core Development Incentivization Program

Published on November 24, 2021

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CHEYENNE – At the November 22nd regular meeting of the Governing Body of the City of Cheyenne, the fiscal year 2019 program that allowed waivers of permit fees within the Core Development Incentivization Program Area was reinstated. The reinstated program is effective Saturday, November 27th.

The program area allows for permit fee waivers for properties generally located within 26th Street to the north, Interstate 80 to the south, Missile Drive/Ames Avenue to the west, and Warren Avenue to the east surrounding downtown. A map of the Core Development Incentivization Program Area can be found here: Up to $5,000 in building permit fees per project shall be eligible for the fee waiver. The reimbursement program will be managed by the Planning and Development Department and applications for building permit fee reimbursement can be found at and will expire on June 30th, 2025.  

In the 2019 fiscal year, $31,654.87 was waived for 31 projects with an average refund of $1,021.12.