October 24, 2019

Running for public office is a privilege and an honor. The only way I am able to run for office is because I have a supportive partner, family and friends that will watch and love my kids and colleagues that let me off the hook if I need to leave work early etc.

August 8, 2019

Let's get things done for Wheat Ridge, together!

On city council I will work hard to build the relationships with residents and businesses to proactively move forward with sustainable and responsible development, transportation, infrastructure, attainable housing and pu...

November 1, 2017

Today's #wheatridgewednesday features my grandmother and her sisters dressed in their grandmother Bacher's clothes for "Blue and Gold Days" in 1935. Generation after generation our family has been proud to call Wheat Ridge home.

October 31, 2017

Please vote. Local elections are important and your vote counts!

Vote! Vote! Vote! If you have any questions please send me a message at val@val4wheatridge.com or call 303-350-0772.

October 25, 2017

Today's #wheatridgewednesday is very dear to my heart. Saturday I received a call from a 93 year old Wheat Ridge resident that said she knew my whole Bacher family. She was younger than my grandmother Jeanette and her sister Betty pictured here for their 1938 Wheat Rid...

October 18, 2017

This week's #wheatridgewednesday features our family homestead. The home and buildings were located at 46th and Wadsworth.

The home was built in 1904 and this photo was taken in 1905. The property was renamed Hillcrest in 1915. The neighborhood in the area is named...

October 13, 2017

This week's #wheatridgewednesday is dedicated to our snowstorm on Monday. Here is a picture of sledding on Wadsworth in 1941. 

#tisaprivilegetoliveincolorado #coloradofam #val4wheatridge

October 13, 2017


October 10, 2017

Wheat Ridge schools just "Don't Quit!" 
So great that Governor Hickenlooper came to Wheat Ridge to present Everitt Middle School with $100,000 for a Don't Quit! Fitness Center. The grant is from the National Foundation for Governors' Fitness and three schools in Colora...

September 21, 2017

It is #wheatridgewednesday and here is another photo of Wheat Ridge this time in the 1920's. This is my grandmother and her sister and in the background- looking north from 44th and Wadsworth.

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