Legal Notices

PUBLIC HEARINGS AND MEETINGS


NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that during its regular meeting on Monday, June 22, 2020 at 7:00p.m., the Wheat Ridge City Council continued the required public hearing for Council Bill 11-2020, which hearing was originally scheduled to take place on that date, but has now been continued:

  • 11-2020 - An Ordinance approving the rezoning of property located at 9800 W. 38th Avenue from Residential-One (R-1) to Planned Residential Development (PRD) with an Outline Development Plan (ODP): CONTINUED TO July 13, 2020 at 7:00 PM

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.

The July 13, 2020 Council meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Council’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written documents or comments must be received by noon on July 13 and may be submitted by email to zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us; posted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org; or mailed to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 966 9872 7781
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

 Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Danitza Sosa, Assistant to the Mayor and City Council, at 303-235-2977 by noon on July 13. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of Council and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge City Council will conduct a Public Hearing on Monday, July 27, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider Council Bill:

  • 12-2020 - An Ordinance approving the rezoning of property located at 11700 W. 46th Avenue from Agricultural-One (A-1) to Residential-Two (R-2)

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.

The July 27, 2020 Council meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Council’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written documents or comments must be received by noon on July 27 and may be submitted by email to zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us; posted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org; or mailed to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 968 3379 6033
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

 Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Danitza Sosa, Assistant to the Mayor and City Council, at 303-235-2977 by noon on July 27. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of Council and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms

Liquor Authority Board  

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN of the following City of Wheat Ridge Liquor License Authority Board Meetings and events that have been either cancelled, postponed or continued:

  • April 9, 2020 New Liquor License Application Spectrum Inc. dba I-70 and Kipling Service. RESCHEDULED TO May 14, 2020, due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, this hearing has been RE-SCHEDULED UNTIL JULY 23, 2020

You are hereby notified that pursuant to C.R.S. Sec. 44-3-311 SPECTRUM INC. dba I-70 & HARLAN SERVICE, located at 6065 W. 48th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, CO, 80033 requested the Liquor Licensing Authority of the City of Wheat Ridge, Colorado, to grant a new Retail Fermented Malt Beverage (Beer) Off Premises Consumption License.

Spectrum Inc. consists of officer Shahab (Shawn) Kordouni of 10488 Hobbit Ln.  The application date is February 25, 2020

The proposed July 23, 2020 Liquor Board meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF THE BOARD OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC.  All interested citizens are invited to submit written comments to Deputy City Clerk Robin Eaton at reaton@ci.wheatridge.co.us.  Individuals with disabilities are encouraged to participate in all public meetings sponsored by the City of Wheat Ridge. 

Planning Commission

PUBLIC NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, the meeting of the Wheat Ridge Planning Commission at the following date and time, HAS BEEN CANCELLEDThursday, June 18 at 7:00 p.m. 

All agenda items previously scheduled for the Meeting, including the public hearing on Case No. WZ-20-04 (submitted by Mary Ann Fake for a zone change at 11700 W. 46th Avenue) are RESCHEDULED TO:  Thursday, July 16 at 7:00 p.m.

Public notice of the rescheduled hearing for Case No. WZ-20-04 will be republished and posted in accordance with the Code of Laws.

GIVEN AND POSTED in the office of the City Clerk this 15th day of June 2020.

Posted in the office of the City Clerk and on the city’s website on June 15th, 2020.

Emailed to all Planning Commission members on June 15th, 2020.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider Case No.: WZ-19-06 - An application filled by Foothills Credit Union for approval of a Specific Development Plan for a 15,000 square foot office building.

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.

The July 2, 2020 Planning Commission meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Commission’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written comments may be submitted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org until noon on June 30.  Alternatively, written documents or comments must be received no later noon on July 2 by emailing zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us or mailing to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 922-7883-1687
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Tammy Odean, Assistant to the Community Development Department, at 303-235-2846 by noon on July 2. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of the Commission and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms.

Legal Description:  BLOCK 2, LOT 2, CLEAR CREEK CROSSING SUBDIVISION FILING NO. 3, CITY OF WHEAT RIDGE, COUNTY OF JEFFERSON, STATE OF COLORADO

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 2, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider Case No.: ZOA-20-03 - An ordinance amending Chapter of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws, concerning the form and timing of cash-in-lieu payment for parkland dedication requirements.

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.

The July 2, 2020 Planning Commission meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Commission’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written comments may be submitted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org until noon on June 30.  Alternatively, written documents or comments must be received no later noon on July 2 by emailing zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us or mailing to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 922-7883-1687
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Tammy Odean, Assistant to the Community Development Department, at 303-235-2846 by noon on July 2. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of the Commission and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider Case No.:  WZ-20-04 - An application filed by Mary Ann Fake for approval of a zone change from Agricultural-One (A-1) to Residential-Two (R-2) located at 11700 West 46th Avenue. (Legal description is provided below)

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.  Specific plans for the proposed changes are available for inspection at the Wheat Ridge City Hall.

The July 16, 2020 Planning Commission meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Commission’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written comments may be submitted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org until noon on July 14.  Alternatively, written documents or comments must be received no later noon on July 16 by emailing zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us or mailing to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 922 6201 9446
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Tammy Odean, Assistant to the Community Development Department, at 303-235-2846 by noon on July 16. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of the Commission and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms.

LEGAL DESCRIPTION FOR SUBJECT PROPERTY:

 A PARCEL OF LAND SITUATED IN THE WEST ONE-HALF OF LOT 14, LEE’S SUBDIVISION, DESCRIBED AS FOLLOWS:

BEGINNING AT A POINT OF THE NORTH LOT LINE OF SAID LOT 14, WHICH POINT IS LOCATED 331.16 FEET WEST OF THE NORTHEAST CORNER OF THE SAID LOT 14; THENCE WEST ALONG THE NORTH LOT LINE OF THE SAID LOT 14, A DISTANCE OF 165 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE SOUTH ON AN ANGLE OF 90 DEGREES TO THE LEFT A DISTANCE OF 85 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE EAST ON AN ANGLE OF 90 DEGREES TO THE LEFT A DISTANCE OF 165 FEET TO A POINT; THENCE NORTH ON AN ANGLE OF 90 DEGREES TO THE LEFT A DISTANCE OF 85 FEET TO THE TRUE POINT OF BEGINNING, COUNTY OF JEFFERSON, STATE OF COLORADO.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the Wheat Ridge Planning Commission will conduct a Public Hearing on Thursday, July 16, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. to consider Case No.:  ZOA-20-04 - An ordinance amending Chapter 26 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws, concerning notice requirements for continued and postponed public hearings.

The proposed ordinances and accompanying documents are available in electronic form on the City’s official website, www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/legal-notices.   Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, upon appointment, request and notification, copies are also available in printed form.

The July 16, 2020 Planning Commission meeting will be conducted as a virtual meeting. NO MEMBER OF COUNCIL OR STAFF WILL BE AT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING, AND THE BUILDING WILL BE CLOSED TO THE PUBLIC. Any person wishing to submit written documents for the Commission’s consideration at the hearing must file them with Community Development staff.  Written comments may be submitted on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org until noon on July 14.  Alternatively, written documents or comments must be received no later noon on July 16 by emailing zoning@ci.wheatridge.co.us or mailing to City of Wheat Ridge, Attn: Planning Division, 7500 W. 29th Avenue, Wheat Ridge CO 80033. 

All interested citizens are invited to participate in the virtual meeting in any one of the following ways:

  • Provide comments in advance on Wheat Ridge Speaks at www.wheatridgespeaks.org
  • Join the live meeting through the Zoom web link provided on the calendar on the City’s website at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/calendar
  • Join the live meeting by calling (669) 900-6833 with code 922 6201 9446
  • Watch the meeting live on Comcast Channel 8
  • Watch the meeting live on YouTube at www.ci.wheatridge.co.us/view

Individuals who, due to technology limitations, are unable to participate in the meeting virtually (via the Zoom platform) or by calling in on the telephone may contact Tammy Odean, Assistant to the Community Development Department, at 303-235-2846 by noon on July 16. Arrangements will be made for those individuals to access City Hall during the meeting to view the meeting and provide public comment if desired. These comments will be heard and seen in real time by members of the Commission and City staff. Individuals accessing City Hall must practice social distancing, wear a mask or other facial covering and be free of COVID-19 symptoms.

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.

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. 

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.

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. 

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 02-2020: Effective January 13, 2020
The official newspaper of general circulation for City of Wheat Ridge publications and notices shall be the Wheat Ridge Transcript; except that, where circumstances make publication ineffective or otherwise undesirable, the City may publish official notice on the City’s website. 

 The official public notice posting of public meetings 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 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

Ordinance 1678 - 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.

Ordinance 1679 - An Ordinance amending the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning contributions to the Police Pension Fund.

Ordinance 1680 - An Ordinance approving the annexation of land located in Section 17, Township 3 South, Range 69 West of the Sixth Principal Meridian, County of Jefferson, State of Colorado

Ordinance 1681 - An Ordinance approving I-E, MU-C TOD, and MU-N zoning on property being considered for annexation to the City of Wheat Ridge.

Ordinance 1682 - An Ordinance adopting by reference the 2018 editions of the International Building Code, International Mechanical Code, International Plumbing Code, International Property Maintenance Code, International Energy Conservation Code, International Residential Code, International Fire Code, International Existing Building Code, International Swimming Pool And Spa Code, and International Fuel Gas Code; the 2017 edition of the National Electrical Code; the 2018 National Fire Protection Association (NFPA 99) Standard for Health Care Facilities; the 1997 Uniform Code for the Abatement of Dangerous Buildings; adopting certain amendments to such codes; providing penalties for violations of the same; and amending Chapter 5 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws accordingly.

Ordinance 1683 - An Ordinance amending the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws to amend references to the Public Works and Community Development departments, divisions, directors, and staff.

Ordinance 1684 - An Ordinance amending Chapter 26 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws, concerning residential group home and substance abuse clinic zoning requirements.

Ordinance 1685 - An Ordinance amending Section 1-5 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning penalties for municipal court violations.

Ordinance 1686 - An Ordinance amending Chapter 26 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws pertaining to the design and platting of multifamily development and attached single family homes.

Ordinance 1687 - An Ordinance vacating any interest held by the City in a portion of Youngfield Service Road, a public roadway:

Ordinance 1688 - An Ordinance amending Article II of Chapter 9 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning smoking in public places.

Ordinance 1689 - An Ordinance amending Chapter 21 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws concerning streets and sidewalks

Ordinance 1690 - An Ordinance approving an amendment to the existing Planned Mixed Use Development (PMUD) zoning to increase the allowable height for hospital uses at Clear Creek Crossing, generally located west of I-70, south of Hwy 58, and north of 32nd Avenue.

CODIFICATION 
Notice is hereby given that Ordinances 1669 through 1683 has been be codified into Supplement 64 for insertion into the Code of Laws of the City of Wheat Ridge.
Except where stated in the ordinances, Supplement 64 will be adopted, effective January 27, 2020

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