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    • Notice of Special Election – Polling Place

      TO WHOM IT MAY CONCERN, and, particularly, to the electors of the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District of Jefferson County, Colorado: NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that a polling place election will be held on the 4th day of October, 2016 on the questions of dissolution of the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District and inclusion of those same properties into [...] Read more...

    • Election 2016 – Resolution No. 2016-007

      Resolution of the Board of Directors Supporting Ballot Questions of Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District and West Metro Fire Protection District is available from THIS LINK >> Read more...

    • Wheat Ridge Fire and West Metro Fire Rescue Merger Information

      Wheat Ridge Fire and West Metro Fire Rescue are merging. What is the time frame for this merger? The merger will be operational in April 2016, with an intergovernmental agreement between both fire agencies. On October 4th, 2016 citizens of the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District will vote on inclusion into the West Metro Fire Protection District. Will [...] Read more...

    • A Letter from Fire Chief Bob Olme

      To the Citizens of the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District: As has been presented previously, the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District has been working to collaborate to find the quality service for all of you. Click to read the entire letter… Read more...

    • Public Notice: 2016 Meetings

      Notice is hereby given pursuant to Colorado Revised Statutes, that the following are dates for Regular Meetings of the Board of Directors of the Wheat Ridge Fire Protection District. The meetings will be held at Fire Station #2, 10901 West 38th Avenue, Wheat Ridge, Colorado 80033. The starting time for the meetings is 6:00 p.m., [...] Read more...

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    Wheat Ridge Fire has merged with West Metro Fire Rescue.

    West Metro website: www.westmetrofire.org


     

    Request for Mail-in Ballot

    Click HERE to download Request for Mail-in Ballot
    The request can be submitted electronically to kbreweratwestmetrofiredotorg  (kbreweratwestmetrofiredotorg)  , or by mail to Kim Brewer, DEO, West Metro Fire Rescue, 433 S. Allison Parkway, Lakewood, CO 80226


    West Metro, Wheat Ridge Fire Merger Vote

    West Metro Fire Rescue and Wheat Ridge Fire have merged and are operating as one fire district under an intergovernmental agreement. On October 4, 2016 residents of Wheat Ridge and Edgewater will vote on whether to dissolve the old Wheat Ridge district and include their properties into the new district, which will lower their property taxes.

    Voting is at three locations from 7 am to 7 pm:

    Wheat Ridge Fire Station 16
    3880 Upham Street
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

    Wheat Ridge Fire Station 17
    10901 W. 38th Avenue
    Wheat Ridge, CO 80033

    City of Edgewater
    5845 W. 25th Avenue
    Edgewater, CO 80214

    Watch video about merger below.

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