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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Virtual City Council Meeting - March 30, 2020

City Council Meeting

On Monday, March 30, 2020, at 7 p.m. the City Council meeting will be held virtually.

City staff, City Council and elected officials, and members of the public will not be in attendance in Council Chambers. Residents wishing to participate in public comment, may do so by connecting through video conferencing or by calling in.

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

wh-EAT ridge


City Council has asked staff to find creative ways to support WR businesses during the emergency presented by COVID-19.

With that goal in mind, a new resource has been created online at to highlight those businesses open in Wheat Ridge along with any procedures required by Public Health or orders set in place by the Governor. We are asking that businesse...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Emergency Declaration

Emergency Declaration  Mayor signed  18 March 2020

Bud Starker, Mayor of the City of Wheat Ridge, Colorado has declared and proclaimed a civil emergency to be in existence.

“I take this action pursuant to Section 6-24 of the Wheat Ridge Code of Laws, and declare that based on my review of the present circumstances due to the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and the associated public health crisis and my consultations w...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

NEW! Online Right-of-way Permits and Licensing

Online Permit and licensing

Online permitting is now available for Right-of-way Permits and Licensing.

Fill out the Right-of-way permit here. 

Fill out the Municipal Contractors License here. 

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Building Department Functions Temporarily Online/Limited


Building Division Staff is accepting building permit applications and contractor licensing by online form only during this time. Inspections will be limited.

Permit Applications Temporarily Online and Inspections Limited      

With the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus, City of Wheat Ridge facilities, including city hall, are closed to the public at least through March 29, and th...

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Posted on: March 6, 2020

What’s Up Wheat Ridge

WR.Whats Up Final

Have you checked out the new resident engagement website yet?

 Learn more about the Census and Wadsworth Improvements on What’s Up Wheat Ridge!

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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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