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Posted on: September 21, 2018

Wheat Ridge Licensing Division Moves Fingerprinting Services to CABS


In accordance with Colorado Bureau of Investigation’s new CABS (Colorado Applicant Background Services) program, WRPD will no longer provide fingerprinting services after Thurs, Sept 27, 2018.

All Colorado residents will be required to have employment, licensing and other background fingerprinting done at one of the state’s approved vendors.

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Posted on: September 24, 2018

National Coffee With A Cop


Join WR Chief Brennan and members of the Wheat Ridge Police Department.

National Coffee with a Cop is being hosted at three locations in Wheat Ridge on Wednesday, Oct. 3 from 8-9 a.m. Stop by for some conversation and a free cup of coffee.Starbucks 38th Avenue and Kipling StreetStarbucks 32nd Avenue and Youngfield StreetLucky...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

2018 Mid Term Election Candidate Meet & Greet Events

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Candidate Meet & Greet Events hosted by the League of Women Voters (LWV) of Jefferson County.

From LWV, "We host candidate debates and forums across the county each year and provide straightforward information about candidates and ballot issues. Through print and online resources, we equip voters with essential information about the election ...

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Posted on: September 12, 2018

Bicycle Claim Notice


Notice is hereby given that on October 4, 2018 final release will be made by the City of Wheat Ridge, CO for unclaimed bicycles held by the Wheat Ridge Police Department.

Claims for custody of goods must be made on or before 4:00 pm MST on the final release date. Call 303-235-2952 with an accurate description, including model and serial number if applicable. Failure on the part of any claimant to contact WRPD will release ...
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Posted on: September 6, 2018

Evening Roadwork on W. 38th, 44th, 50th, and Kipling St.

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Lots of roadwork is taking place in Wheat Ridge and some will occur overnight to minimize traffic impact.

Milling, paving, and repainting will take place overnight in September and into October in order to minimize the impact on rush hour traffic. Construction will occur on the following roadways so please watch for road crews and slow down:

W. 38th between Wa...

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

RTD Testing - Train Horns


As G Line testing approaches the final stages, more trains have been added for trips occurring from 7 a.m. - 7 p.m.

Those living and working along the alignment understand firsthand that this fact has led to an increase in train horns, which are required to be sounded as train operators pass through intersections until all rail crossings are certified by the Colorado P...

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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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