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Posted on: January 24, 2020

Coffee With The Mayor


Come join Mayor Bud Starker for a free, fresh cup of coffee, and conversation about the issues that are most important to you.

This is a great opportunity to talk one on one with someone who cares about the City as much as you do. 

  • February 8, 2020
  • 9 - 10 a.m.
  • Vinnola’s Italian Market
    • 7750 W. 38th Ave., Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033
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Posted on: January 22, 2020

Spread The Love Nominations

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The City of Wheat Ridge, Compass Montessori School and Localworks, are teaming up to assist Wheat Ridge seniors and disabled residents with small household clean-up projects.

Each year, Wheat Ridge Compass Montessori School students spend February 14th, Valentine’s Day, volunteering in the community during their “Spread The Love” campaign. Along with the students, the Wheat Ridge Police Department...

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Posted on: January 21, 2020

WRPD Recruitment Open House

WRPD Recruitment Open House Feb 2020

Come to the WRPD Recruitment Open House to learn more about a career in law enforcement!

  • February 19, 2020
  • 6 - 8 p.m.
  • City Council Chambers at City Hall, 7500 W. 29th Ave., Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

6 - 6:30 p.m.Meet and Greet! Mingle with members of our department.6:30 - 8 p.m.Hear first-hand experiences about day-to-day calls for service from a pa...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Boards and Commissions Positions Open

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The City of Wheat Ridge is recruiting residents wanting to participate in their government by volunteering on the City’s Boards and Commissions.

Generally, applicants must live in the district for which they are applying for, but under certain circumstances exceptions can be made, so apply if interested.

Applications can be found at the bottom of this page or at City Hall. Applications must be subm...

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Posted on: January 8, 2020

Channel 8 Technical Difficulties

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Our local Channel 8 is having technical difficulties.

Please access our YouTube channel, or live streaming on our website for viewing access to City Council and Study Session meetings.  

Stay tuned for updates. Thank you for your patience.

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Posted on: January 3, 2020



Wheat Ridge Parks & Recreation offer a free Christmas tree recycling program now through the end of February for Wheat Ridge residents.

 Drop off sites are open daily from sunrise until sunset at the following parks:

 🌲 Prospect Park, 11300 W 44th Ave. 🌲 Panorama Park, W 33rd Ave & Fenton St.

 On site signage will direct you to the exact location of...

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Posted on: December 30, 2019

Community Meeting: Artspace

Community Meeting Artspace Information

Imagine creating spaces for artists to live and work here in Wheat Ridge.

This year, the City of Wheat Ridge and Localworks agreed to fund a feasibility study to assess bringing Artspace to our community. Artspace, a nationally successful program, creates live/work spaces for artists. 

As part of the feasibility study, ...

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Posted on: December 17, 2019

City of Wheat Ridge Launches New Online Public Hearing Platform in February of 2020

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The City of Wheat Ridge has finalized plans to establish a new online public hearing website, created by People Speak, that will allow local residents to participate in public hearings anytime, anywhere.

The City of Wheat Ridge website will be powered by People Speak, the same Boulder-based firm that partnered with Lakewood to create their platform. People Speak allows public hearing video presentations and supporting materials to be published online week...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

"New" Quick Links Icon on the City Website


We've created a new icon on the Home page of the City website where visitors can easily find important documents, information, and a list of departments within the City of Wheat Ridge.

The new icon next to Police, Parks & Rec, Bids & Proposals, provides easy access to links for those web pages most often visited. After trying it out if you don't find what you need, please contact our Public Information Officer for additional hel...

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