Legal Notices

PUBLIC HEARINGS

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge City Council will conduct Public Hearings on Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Municipal Building at 7500 West 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, to consider Council Bill 20-2019: An Ordinance approving conveyance of real property to the City of Arvada, and in connection therewith approving termination of an easement agreement and conveyance of real property to the City.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge City Council will conduct Public Hearings on Monday, December 9, 2019 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Municipal Building at 7500 West 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, to consider Council Bill 21-2019: An Ordinance amending the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning contributions to the Police Pension Fund.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN pursuant to CRS 31-12-108 and Section 26-109 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws of a public hearing to be held at 7:00 P.M. on January 13, 2020, at Wheat Ridge Municipal Building, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, to determine:

  1. Whether a petition for annexation of territory comprising right-of-way located along 52nd Avenue between Ward Road and Tabor Street, (legal description attached as Exhibit A), which petition has been presented to the City Council of Wheat Ridge, Colorado and found to be in apparent compliance with the applicable provisions of law by Resolution No. 59, Series 2019 (copy attached as Exhibit B), complies with the applicable requirements of law (Case No. ANX-19-01); and
  2.   Whether to approve zoning of the same property (Case No. WZ-19-08), if the property is annexed. The zoning of the property is proposed to be a combination of Industrial Employment (I-E), Mixed Use – Commercial Transportation Oriented Development (MU-C TOD), and Mixed Use – Neighborhood (MU-N) to match the zoning of the adjacent properties on the south side of 52nd Avenue that are currently within the City of Wheat Ridge boundary.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge City Council will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, January 13, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. in the City Council Chambers, Municipal Building at 7500 West 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, to consider Council Bill 19 - 2019; the City's adoption by reference of the 2018 International Building Code (“IBC”), 2018 International Mechanical Code (“IMC”), 2018 International Plumbing Code (“IPC”), 2018 International Property Maintenance  Code (“IMPC”), 2018 International Energy Conservation  Code (“IPMC”), , 2018 International Furl and Gas Code (“IFGC”), 2018 International Energy Conservation Code (“IECC”), 2018 International Residential Code (“IRC”), 2018 International Fire Code (“IFC”), International Existing Building Code (“IEBC”), 2018 International Swimming Pool and Spa Code (“ISPSC”),  and 1997 Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings (“UCADB”), each of which are promulgated and published by the International Code Council, Inc., 4051 West Flossmoor Road, County Club Hills, IL 60478-579; 2017 National Electrical Code (“NEC”), and  2018 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 99) Standard for Health Care Facilities, each of which are promulgated and published by the National Fire Protection Association, One Batterymarch Park, Quincy, MA 02169-7471.

 The purpose and subject matter of the IBC is to set forth comprehensive provisions and standards regulating the erection, construction, enlargement, alteration, repair, moving, removal, conversion, demolition, occupancy, equipment, use, height, area and maintenance of buildings and structures for the purpose of protecting the public health, safety and general welfare.

Copies of each of the Codes referenced in this Notice are on file with the City of Wheat Ridge Municipal Clerk and are open to public inspection during regular business hours.

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Copies of the proposed ordinances are also available in printed form in the City Clerk’s Office.
 

Liquor Authority Board  

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Planning Commission

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a Public Hearing to consider Case No. WZ-19-08 an application filed by Steve Durian/Jefferson County for approval of initial zoning for the north half of 52nd Avenue between Ward Road and Tabor Street currently in unincorporated Jefferson County and proposed to be annexed (case # ANX1901) by the City of Wheat Ridge will be held in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado, on December 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m.  

 LEGAL DESCRIPTION:

Notice is hereby given that a Public Hearing is to be held before the City of Wheat Ridge PLANNING COMMISSION on December 19, 2019 at 7:00 p.m., in the Council Chambers of the Municipal Building at 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado.

The following case shall be heard:  Case No. ZOA-19-05 - An ordinance amending the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws to amend references to the Public Works and Community Development Directors, Departments, Divisions and Staff.

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Board of Adjustment

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance

Building Code Advisory Board

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Urban Renewal Authority 

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Community Development Department

Housing Authority

All interested citizens are invited to speak at the Public Hearing or submit written comments. Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. Call Sara Spaulding, Public Information Officer at 303-235-2877 at least one week in advance of a meeting if you are interested in participating and need inclusion assistance.

Office of the City Treasurer

 NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge City Treasurer has adopted Resolution No. 1 Series of 2016, A Resolution Amending the Sales and Use Tax Regulations of the City of Wheat Ridge to Authorize the Rounding of Fractional Dollars on Tax Returns.

Resolution Effective February 25, 2019
The official newspaper for City of Wheat Ridge publications and notices is the Wheat Ridge Transcript.  The official public notice postings shall be located on the first floor of the Municipal Building, 7500 West 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado.

NOTICE OF SPECIAL CITY COUNCIL MEETING

OTHER COUNCIL EVENT NOTIFICATION

RECENT ORDINANCES ADOPTED BY COUNCIL

Ordinance 1662 - An Ordinance approving the Rezoning of property located at 6985 W. 38th Avenue from Commercial-One (C-1) to Mixed Use-Neighborhood (MU-N)

Ordinance 1663 - An Ordinance approving a Zone change from Agricultural-One to Planned Residential Development with an Outline Development Plan for property located at 4440 Tabor Street.

Ordinance 1664 - An Ordinance amending Section 2-53 and 11-52.5 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning appointees to Boards and Commissions and the Liquor Licensing Authority.

Ordinance 1665 - An Ordinance amending Sections 11-51, 11-52, 11-53, 11-56, 11-63, 11-64 and 17-27 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning the licensing and use of alcohol beverages and making additional housekeeping revisions to said Code updating statutory citations to conform to recent legislative changes.

Ordinance 1666 - An Ordinance amending Section 16-132 and Subsection 16-133(H) of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws to Exempt Needle-Stick Prevention and Syringe Exchange Program participants from criminal prosecution

Ordinance 1668 - An Ordinance approving the rezoning property at 3300 Ames Street from Residential-Three to Planned Residential Development with an Outline Development Plan.

Ordinance 1669 -  An Ordinance reappointing presiding Municipal Judge Christopher Randall and approving a presiding Municipal Judge services agreement.

Ordinance 1670 -  An Ordinance amending Chapter 26 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning the regulation of animal-related facilities

Ordinance 1672 - An Ordinance amending Sections 11-51, 11-53, and 11-63 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning the licensing and regulation of alcoholic beverages.

Ordinance 1673 - An Ordinance amending the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning procedures for protests under Section 5.10 of the Home Rule Charter

Ordinance 1674 - An Ordinance amending Chapter 26 Article VIII, of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws to add floodplains in the Sloan’s Lake watershed to the City’s Floodplain maps as a Local Flood Hazard Area

Ordinance 1675 - An Ordinance amending Section 26-205 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning the regulation of minor accessory structures in the Residential-One zone district.

Ordinance 1676 - An Ordinance vacating any interest held by the City in a portion of West 38th Avenue

Ordinance 1677 -  An Ordinance amending Sections 2-30, 2-31 and 2-32 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning the Duties of the Chief of Police, Public Works Director and Community Development Director and authorizing changes to the City’s organizational chart

CODIFICATION 
Notice is hereby given that Ordinances 1663 through 1668 (minus 1667) will be codified into Supplement 63 for insertion into the Code of Laws of the City of Wheat Ridge.
Except where stated in the ordinances, Supplement 63 will be effective July 22, 2019

For the entire Wheat Ridge Code of Laws go here: Document Center