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Posted on: March 20, 2019

RTD G Line Crossing Attendant Removal

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RTD’s G Line, which connects Downtown Denver to Arvada, Wheat Ridge and Adams County, will soon be removing crossing attendants who have flagged the at-grade crossings on the railroad.

The crossing attendants will be removed in a controlled and phased approach, likely beginning next week, pending Federal Railroad Administration (FRA) final approval. Further notice of the exact dates will be provided once they are known.

To ensure public ...

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Posted on: March 12, 2019

Large Item Pick Up Registration Approaching

Large Item Pick Up

It's almost time to register for this year's Large Item Pick Up event.

What is the Large Item Pick Up Program? 

The first 275 City of Wheat Ridge residences that register for the program will be eligible to have ONE large bulky household item picked up, that your residential trash service will not collect without ext...

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Posted on: March 11, 2019

Open Positions for Boards & Commissions


The City of Wheat Ridge is recruiting residents interested in participating in City government by volunteering on the City’s Boards and Commissions.

Generally, applicants must live in the district for which they are applying except for At-Large and sometimes exceptions can be made, so apply if interested. Applications can be found at

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Community Advisory Committee


The Wheat Ridge Police Department is forming a Community Advisory Committee to engage in open dialogue about the delivery of law enforcement services.

The committee will meet every two months to discuss relevant issues facing law enforcement, such as law enforcement services, alternative service delivery methods, use of force, crime prevention, and mental health services.Qualifications include: a broad ...

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Posted on: March 1, 2019

Refuse To Be A Victim

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WRPD is hosting a free course in personal safety. Participants will learn how to increase awareness, avoid dangerous situations, and prevent criminal confrontation.

Refuse To Be A Victim is an award-winning crime prevention program offering tips and techniques for recognizing dangerous situations and how to avoid becoming a victim.Topics include:– Mental Preparedness– Home Security– Travel Security– Physical Security...

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Posted on: February 26, 2019

Open Position: Director of Public Works


This individual will lead our operations and engineering teams and will also project manage and engineer high level projects in a fast growing inner ring suburb in the Denver metropolitan area.

Are you an innovative and driven leader? If so, apply today for the open position of Director of Public Works at the City of Wheat Ridge!

Learn More and Apply Here ➡️

Posted on: February 26, 2019

Open Position: Sales Tax Auditor

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Wheat Ridge is now hiring a Sales Tax Auditor!

Apply Here 👉

Wheat Ridge is a thriving community 10 miles west of Denver with a population of 31,000. New development is currently underway in a number of locations bringing new residents and businesses to this vibrant comm...

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Posted on: February 7, 2019

WRPD Recruitment

WRPD recruitment 2019

WRPD Police Officer recruitment just opened for Spring 2019. Join today!

Wheat Ridge is flourishing and that means the Wheat Ridge Police Department is growing! Recruitment just opened for Spring 2019. Join today! 👉 (Job posted as "Police Officer Recruit")

Learn more about the Whea...

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Posted on: January 1, 2019

2019 Passport to Wheat Ridge


Tour your way around Wheat Ridge with your very own 2019 Passport to Wheat Ridge to dozens of businesses and events!

This passport includes offers and coupons from businesses across the city, along with information about social events that build relationships within our community.The proceeds from the 2019 Passport to Wheat Ridge are funding the restoration of the Wheat...

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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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