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Posted on: October 16, 2017

WRPD Partners with Lutheran Medical Center for National Drug Take Back Day

Drug take back day logo and information

On Saturday, October 28, 2017, from 10 a.m. - 2 p.m., the WRPD and the DEA will give the public an opportunity to prevent pill abuse and theft by ridding their homes of potentially dangerous expired, unused, and unwanted prescription drugs.

Pills and patches can be dropped off for disposal at Lutheran Medical Center’s main entrance at 8300 W. 38th Ave. in Wheat Ridge. (The DEA cannot accept liquids, needles or sharps, only pills or patches.) The service is free and anonymous. No questions wi...

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Posted on: October 10, 2017

Tree Branch Drop-off Site for Wheat Ridge Residents


The City of Wheat Ridge is offering a designated site to drop off broken tree branches from 8 a.m. - 7 p.m. on October 21 - 22.

The City of Wheat Ridge Parks, Forestry and Open Space Division (PFOS) is offering a designated site for Wheat Ridge residents to drop off broken tree branches in the aftermath of the latest snow storm.  This drop-off site is for Wheat Ridge resi...

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Posted on: August 17, 2017

Section of Clear Creek Trail Closure Extended

Clear Creek Closure

In conjunction with the Prospect Park construction project, a section of the regional Clear Creek Trail will be closed through October 27.

A detour will be in place from the bridge across Clear Creek at Prospect Park to the Moore Street bridge at 43rd and Moore St. This detour will take trail users onto a non-paved surface. For this detour, we will be allowing bikes in the conservation area ...

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Posted on: September 13, 2017

Roadway Project on 25th-52nd and Sheridan Blvd Continues through Fall

Sheridan Blvd.

The Colorado Department of Transportation and Jalisco International Inc. began a roadway improvement project Sept. 20 on Colorado Highway 95 (Sheridan Boulevard) between 25th and 52nd Avenues with nighttime paving.

Work includes curb ramp accessibility improvements, sidewalk replacement, street light installation, traffic signal improvements and an asphalt overlay. This project also includes repairs to the bridge over Clear Creek just north of Interstate 76. Constru...

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Posted on: August 14, 2017

Wheat Ridge Elections 2017

Stained Glass At the Active Adult Center

Information about Wheat Ridge City Council and Mayoral Elections is available on the City Clerk's web page.

Please check here for updates on candidates and the 2017 elections.

Posted on: September 15, 2017

Grazing Goats Return

Goat grazing

Goats will be grazing along the Clear Creek Trail near the Kipling West Trailhead through the end of October.

The goats will be in fenced in grazing areas north and south of the main Clear Creek Trail. Please DO NOT feed or touch the goats. Keep dogs away from the fence.

There are many benefits of this sustainable join effort between Wheat Ridge Parks & Recrea...

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Posted on: October 17, 2017

ALERT: Wheat Ridge City Council Study Session Video for Oct. 16

Channel 8

Our videotaping equipment failed last night so we were unable to stream/air the City Council Study Session. We are in the process of repairing the system and will have notes from the meeting posted as soon as possible.

Videotape of the City Council meeting for Monday, Oct. 16, 2017 will not be available online or on Channel 8.We had a piece of equipment fail and will be working on the repair in order to resume streaming/online viewing for the meeting this coming Monday ...

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