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  1. 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

    Request an absentee ballot
    You can send in your request for an absentee ballot or email the completed form to:

    Read resolution in support of ballot questions

    Watch video about merger below.