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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Operation Blue Santa 2019

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Operation Blue Santa collects toys and donations every year that are distributed by the Optimist Club and the Wheat Ridge Police Department during the holidays to families in need.

On Saturday, Nov. 30, from 9 a.m. - 2 p.m. at the Lakeside Walmart, the Wheat Ridge Police Department (WRPD), the Lakeside Police Department and the Wheat Ridge Optimist Club will host Operation Blue Santa. 

This year WRPD's Blue Santa, aka Jeffco...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Chief of Police

Chief of Police Opening

Based on input from a recent community/staff survey and community forums, a national search is underway to attract a highly-qualified individual to become the next Chief of Police for the City of Wheat Ridge.

This community of more than 30,000 residents is located in the heart of the Denver Metropolitan area. Wheat Ridge seeks an accomplished leader to continue its strong police-community relationship while advancing the City’s commitment to public s...
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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Boards and Commissions Positions Open

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The City of Wheat Ridge is recruiting residents wanting to participate in local 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 Board positions. Exceptions can be made, so apply if interested. Applications can be found online or at City Hall, and can be submitted to the City Clerk&r...

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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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