Code Enforcement

Meet Cody The Code Ranger

The City of Wheat Ridge Municipal Nuisance Code is intended to benefit everyone while making our neighborhoods safe, strong and attractive. Compliance can reduce vandalism, deter crime, maintain property values and prevent deterioration of your neighborhood.

Wheat Ridge codes are a collection of regulations and procedures to provide safe, healthy, and attractive living conditions for all residents.

Code Enforcement

We ensure our community's quality of life and integrity through the enforcement of the Wheat Ridge Municipal Nuisance Code:
  • Families will feel safe and secure in any place in the City
  • People will move to and live in Wheat Ridge for the sense of community values
  • The City will be neat and clean
  • Homes will be well-maintained and attractive
  • Wheat Ridge City facilities, parks, and open spaces are now Smoke and Vapor Free

Top 10 Code Violations

  • Tall grass and weeds
  • Inoperable vehicles
  • Outside storage of junk
  • Graffiti
  • Illegal dumping
  • Deteriorating residences and buildings
  • Outside storage
  • Littering
  • Garage sales without a permit
  • Residential parking