The MCPD's mission is to be an educational and solution orientated advisory board serving as a network,which is a catalyst and referral organization, promoting self advocacy, equality and accessibility for all people regardless of their disability.
The Mayor's Council for People with Disabilities (MCPD) serves as an advisory board to the Mayor's Office, the Governing Body and Cheyenne City staff for the inclusion of, as well as, on the problems and concerns of persons with a disability or handicap as they relate to activities of daily living; including Accessibility, Recreation, Commerce, Employment, Transportation and Self-Advocacy for people with disabilities and their families in the Cheyenne community.
To bring awareness and educate the community on issues relevant to people with a disability or handicap.
Established in 1993. The 15 Member Board is appointed by the Mayor and Confirmed by the City Council. Our three (3) Executive Officers and 12 Members serve staggering three (3) year terms. Members consist of people with disabilities, members of the general public, family members and non-profit organizations, as well as state and local agencies.
If you are interested in serving on the MCPD, please fill out an application and submit it to the mayor's office. The Council has 3 current openings.
Applications are available in the Mayor's office.
City Council Liaison
Betty Jean Person
MCPD Monthly Meeting
City Hall #122