Public Works


The Public Works Department is responsible for:
  • Maintaining and improving the City’s infrastructure, which includes 133 miles of streets and 36 miles of storm sewers throughout the City.
  • Managing and maintaining the City’s fleet vehicles and equipment.
  • Administering and monitoring all construction activities within the streets rights of way.
    The Public Works Department is also responsible for assisting the Community Development Department in reviewing commercial and residential development projects and building permit applications as related to land surveying and engineering matters.

    Public Works Mission Statement
    1. Utilities installation on West 29th Avenue

      Wheat Ridge Water and Sanitation will begin the water and sewer line installation on W 29th Avenue from Kendall St to Fenton St as part of the City's Reconstruction Project. Starting on April 22, 2019. A detour will be in place during construction. Read On...
    2. Traffic Signal on W 29th Avenue at Fenton Street

      Traffic Signal Flashing at W 29th Avenue and Fenton Street. Read On...
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