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Wheat Ridge Summit on Education – Wednesday, September 17, 2014

Education Summit 09-17-14Save the date for the first ever Wheat Ridge Summit on Education on Wednesday, Sept. 17, 6:30 p.m., at the Wheat Ridge Recreation Center, 4005 Kipling St.  All citizens are invited to hear directly from area principals about what’s going on with local schools.  Learn about each school, ask questions about old rumors, find out about exciting programs, and discover the goals for local education.

The summit is sponsored by the Wheat Ridge Committee for Excellence in Education.  The Wheat Ridge Committee for Educational Excellence consists of members from city council, city staff, school principals, district staff, school board and concerned citizens. The Committee identified 18 local schools to work with, including public, private, and faith-based. The committee is working to improve awareness of the quality of Wheat Ridge schools to promote and cause more families to choose and support our schools.

For more information, contact Genevieve Wooden, the chairman for the Education Committee and Wheat Ridge City Council Member of District IV, and can be contacted at gwoodenatcidotwheatridgedotcodotus or 303-204-9504.

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Explore Wheat Ridge Tour – October 11, 2014

Have you ever wanted an easy way to explore the new and exciting things happening in Wheat Ridge? How about getting the inside scoop on some of the funny stories and influential characters in our city’s past? What if you could do all of this on a comfortable bus surrounded by your fellow neighbors? Join Wheat Ridge 2020 for the Explore Wheat Ridge Bus Tour and you can!

Date: October 11, 2014
Time: 2-4 p.m.
Location: All around Wheat Ridge
Cost: $10

The tour will begin and end at Brewery Rickoli at 4335 Wadsworth Blvd. (44th and Wadsworth). The $10 cost includes a beverage ticket (beer or in-house brewed black cherry soda or root beer) at Rickoli’s. The tour is sponsored by Wheat Ridge 2020 and FirstBank.

The tour is limited to 50 people.  Purchase tickets through the link below.  If you have any questions regarding the tour, please call Wheat Ridge 2020 at 720-259-1030 or you can email  (receptionatwheatridge2020dotorg)   us.

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Wheat Ridge Garage Sales

The City of Wheat Ridge requires you to obtain a permit from the City for all garage sales.  Permits are free of charge and are available at City Hall, 7500 W. 29th Avenue or you can complete the online application.  Visit the City’s garage sale webpage for more information.

WR Connection - Garage Sale reminders Spring Summer 2014



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Comments (0) Aug 29 2014

2014 Community Outreach Meetings – Make Your Voice Heard

Community Outreach FlyerThe City of Wheat Ridge is hosting a series of Community Outreach Meetings to solicit input from residents. We encourage you to attend a meeting and bring along your Wheat Ridge friends and neighbors. Help shape the future of Wheat Ridge!


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