Economic Development

The Wheat Ridge Economic Development Division is dedicated to both the businesses and citizens of Wheat Ridge by providing you with a phenomenal array of resources right here in your own community. 

Wheat Ridge has an excellent business community with a convenient location and easy access to major thoroughfares. Give your business what it deserves, a business friendly community neighboring both Downtown Denver and the I-70 Corridor.

Enjoy the outstanding quality of life with miles of open space, trails, and parks all nestled in the foothills of the Rocky Mountains. The resources the Economic Development Division has access to will help your business grow and thrive. We are the business partners you need!
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Economic Development Newsletter-March 2017

We've launched our new enewsletter format this month and additional article content will be posted here to make each edition easy to skim. When you want to dig deeper into an article or learn more, you can click the link and Read More on the Economic Development Newsletter page on our website. If you know of a realtor, real estate broker or realtor who would like to receive updates on projects in Wheat Ridge, please ask them to email me at or click on our subscription link above. If you did not receive this month's edition, please call or send me an email.  
Latest Editions:
Econ Dev Newsletter December  2016
Econ Dev Newsletter March 2017

Economic Development Strategic Plan

The Economic Development Strategic Plan (EDSP) consists of information taken from other planning documents that have gone through the public review and input process and have also been approved by Wheat Ridge City Council, including the Neighborhood Revitalization Strategy (NRS), various Renewal Wheat Ridge plans, and Envision Wheat Ridge

Project Updates



Econ Dev Business Resource Guide 2017
Click on the picture to the left to view the Business Resources Guide.