The Public Works Department is responsible for:
Maintaining and improving the City’s infrastructure, which includes 133 miles of streets and 36 miles of storm sewers throughout the City.
Managing and maintaining the City’s fleet vehicles and equipment.
Administering all construction activities within the streets rights of way.
The Public Works Department is also responsible for assisting the Community Development Department in reviewing commercial and residential development projects and building permit applications as related to land surveying and engineering matters.
The Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) began construction on I-70 eastbound over Garrison Street on September 19. Working hours are M-F from 7 am-6 pm. Motorists can expect lane closures and lane shifts during the course of the project.
Notice something different about your street at night lately? Do things seem a little brighter? That’s because during the summer Xcel Energy installed LED streetlights along arterial roads throughout City of Wheat Ridge. Read on...
The Regional Transportation District (RTD) and its contractor, Denver Transit Partners (DTP), are beginning to test commuter rail trains along the entire length of the G (formerly Gold) Line through Arvada and Wheat Ridge. Read on...