Posted on: April 6, 2017

Wheat Ridge City Council Holds Annual Planning Retreat

The annual Wheat Ridge City Council Retreat was held March 3-4 to prioritize a wide range of City goals and recap recent accomplishments.

Among those in attendance for the retreat were Mayor Joyce Jay, Wheat Ridge Council Members, City Manager Patrick Goff and heads of various departments and divisions including Parks and Recreation Director Joyce Manwaring and Wheat Ridge Police Chief Dan ...

Read on...


Home

9 Stories
Posted on: April 17, 2017

Tea with the Treasurer, Mayor and City Council May 4, 2017

Big Tea

Join the Mayor, Treasurer and City Council members for Tea with the Treasurer on Thursday, May 4 from 6:30-8 p.m. at the Wheat Ridge Recreation Center in the Columbine Room at 4005 Kipling Street.

Mayor Joyce Jay will share information about the new Environmental Sustainability Committee. City Treasurer Jerry DiTullio will provide an update on financial reports and City Council members Janeece Hoppe and Monica Duran will provide additional insight ...

Read on...

Posted on: April 7, 2017

The City of Wheat Ridge Invites Non Profits to Apply for Outside Agency Contributions

OAC 2017

Applications Now Being Accepted through Friday, May 5, 2017

The Outside Agency Contributions Program is one way the City helps support those non-profit organizations providing valuable local services to those in need.  Eligible organizations must be non-profit, non-denominational, and able to demonstrate ...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: April 6, 2017

UPDATE: Denver Water Construction Will Close Sheridan This Weekend from 28th-32nd

Denver Water logo

Denver Water construction from 28th to 32nd on Sheridan continues this weekend with a closure at the 29th Ave intersection that begins this Sat. April 29 until Tues. May 2. Please travel to WR from Sheridan using 26th Ave westbound or 38th Ave westbound.

As part of Denver Water's ongoing efforts to provide a reliable water supply and maintain water quality, maintenance work will begin on the conduit and vaults that run under Sheridan Blvd at 29th Ave. north to 32nd Avenue. Denver Water has established a t...

Read on...

Posted on: April 5, 2017

Registration for the Large Item Pickup Starts April 10

garbage-1591761_960_720

The Large Item Pickup Program for residents is a seasonal program held in the spring.
Registration is required. Registration starts April 10 - May 5. Please call 303-205-7611 to register.

  • Verification of Wheat Ridge residency and pre-approval of type of item to be picked up are required at the time of registration.
  • The first 275 City of Wheat Ridge residences to register will be eligible to have one large bulky household item picked up (an ...
Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 31, 2017

Mayor Joyce Jay Announces Wheat Ridge Environmental Sustainability Committee

Sustain small

The newly-announced Wheat Ridge Environmental Sustainability Committee (WRESC) aims to involve the community in recommending and prioritizing sustainability goals for the City of Wheat Ridge municipal operations and other community-wide efforts.

The WRESC will provide recommendations on effective environmental programs and policies to the City Council and will serve as a forum for the community to offer input concerning environmental sustainability within the following six topic areas: 

  • Green...
Read on...

Posted on: March 29, 2017

Discovery Park Playground Closed 4/17/17 to 5/12/17

Discovery Park Playground

The Parks & Recreation Department is adding 2,700 sq. feet of ADA compliant rubberized playground fall surfacing to existing playgrounds.

Thank you for your patience while we make improvements to the playgrounds. Questions? Call 303-205-7553

Posted on: March 22, 2017

CANCELLED! Kite Flite Festival and Child Safety Fair

Kite

Due to the weather forecast that includes snow and cold temps for Saturday, April 29, 2017, the planning committee is disappointed to announce the cancellation of this year's event.

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 21, 2017

Highway Closures and Detours Planned in Late February through June 2017

CDOT Notification.jpg

CDOT will be replacing five overhead sign bridges and cantilever sign structures along I-25, I-70 and I-76 between February and June 2017.

The majority of the work will be performed during the day and outside of travel lanes. The project will require intermittent, overnight lane closures. Motorists should expect short-term traffic impacts while sign structure work takes place at these work z...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 2, 2017

CDOT Construction on I-70 Retaining Walls

CDOT Crew working

Starting in early February, crews will begin work on two retaining walls along I-70 near the Carr Street underpass west of the I-70 & Wadsworth Boulevard interchange.

The Colorado Department of Transportation and contractor partner, Hamilton Construction Company, will soon begin repairing damaged retaining and sound walls at nine locations throughout the Denver metropolitan area. The most extensive work will occur at I...

Read on...

Additional Info...