Posted on: July 21, 2017

Call for Artists - See & Respond

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Call for Artists and Poets!  The Lafayette Cultural Resources announces a Call for Artists and Poets for the 2017 See & Respond Art Show.  The poetry entry deadline is September 15, 2017; all artwork is due September 28.

Poets and 2-D...

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Additional Info... Arts and Cultural Resources
Posted on: July 17, 2017

Moments in Mexican American History in the Southwest at The Collective

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Moments in Mexican American History in the Southwest, an historical look into Mexican-American history from the Treaty of Guadalupe Hidalgo (1848) to the present, is on display at The Collective in Lafayette.  The exhibit of 23 panels combining t...

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Arts and Cultural Resources
Posted on: July 19, 2017

The Collective Community Art Center Hours

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The Collective –Community Arts Center is a City of Lafayette facility managed by the Arts and Cultural Resources Department.  The Collective Gallery is open Tuesdays and Wednesdays 10:00 am – 5:00 pm; Thursdays and Fridays 10:00 am – 7:00 pm and ...

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Additional Info... Arts and Cultural Resources
Posted on: May 25, 2017

Arts in Education Grant Opportunity for Local Teachers

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Teachers of Lafayette schools may apply for a grant to support arts-related projects with local students. The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is proud to offer Arts in Education Grants to local schools and teachers for the 10th year in a row. Th...

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Additional Info... Arts and Cultural Resources

City News

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Posted on: August 18, 2017

Lafayette featured on 9News

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Follow the link below to read the 9News story which features some of the characteristics that make Lafayette such a wonderful community. 

Why This Town Outside Boulder is so Much More Than a Suburb

Though it could be easily dismissed as just anothe...

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LAFAYETTE featured on 9News..... City News
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Mayor Pro Tem Gustavo Reyna to be honored at the 2017 Multicultural Awards Banquet

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Lafayette's Mayor Pro Tem Gustavo Reyna will be recognized at the 2017 Multicultural Award Banquet on September 7 for his efforts to make a difference in the community.  This awards celebrates people of color who have made significant contributio...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Emerald ash borer detected in Lafayette

This week, the Colorado State Forest Service confirmed evidence of the invasive tree pest emerald ash borer (EAB) within Lafayette city limits. This detection is located in an existing Boulder County quarantine area established by the Colorado Department ...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Sign up for the Boulder County Severe Weather Alert Notification System

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The Lafayette Police Department would like to remind you of Boulder County's free emergency alert system through Everbridge.  This system is for residents of Boulder County to be notified of emergency situations in a variety of ways.  Th...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: August 1, 2017

Interested in running for Lafayette City Council in November?

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Four seats on the Lafayette City Council will be up for election in November 2017.

Eligibility for Elective Office

  • Must be a current Lafayette resident who has resided within city limits for at least one year
  • Must be a registered elector
  • Must be at least 18 y...
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Running for City Council.... City News
Posted on: July 20, 2017

Mosquito Pool in Lafayette Tests Positive for West Nile Virus

Boulder County Public Health has confirmed that mosquitoes in Lafayette have tested positive for West Nile virus (WNV). The positive mosquito pool came from a trap in the northern portion of the Waneka Reservoir near Waneka Lake Park.WNV is transmitted to...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Hot temperatures may impact area water taste

With a prolonged string of temperatures at or surpassing 90 degrees this summer, the water temperature in the reservoirs has raised to the point where an algae bloom has occurred. As algae die off, these small plants release natural compounds that give th...

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City News
Posted on: August 10, 2017

Art Night Out - every 2nd Friday through September

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Lafayette’s Art Night Out event is celebrating 10 years this summer with an updated logo, a new day, and the launch of a new Art Market.Art Night Out is a free, family-friendly community event that takes place from 5:00 to 9:00 pm on the second Friday, Ma...

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LEARN MORE about Art Night Out... City News
Posted on: July 22, 2017

Call for See & Respond artists and poets

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Call for Artists and Poets!  The Lafayette Cultural Resources announces a Call for Artists and Poets for the 2017 See & Respond Art Show.  The poetry entry deadline is September 15, 2017; all artwork is due September 28.

Poets and 2-D...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: July 28, 2017

Lafayette businesses encouraged to apply for the 2017 Green Business Recognition Program

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The City of Lafayette’s Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) is announcing the launch of its sixth annual Green Business Recognition Program. Local businesses have the opportunity to receive free recognition and support for steps taken to beco...

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Lafayette Green Business Recognition Program.... City News
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Neighborhood volunteers needed for the Lafayette Farmers Market

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Support the Lafayette Farmers Market and help spread the word to your friends and neighborsWe're looking for 20 volunteers to manage one or two promotional yard signs. Each volunteer will be responsible to place their sign in a designated location on Wedn...

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City News
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Old Town Building Permit Moratorium in effect as of July 5

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Old Town Building Permit Moratorium in Effect as of July 5, 2017

In response to concerns raised by residents living in Lafayette’s Old Town district regarding residential redevelopment and a desire to maintain the unique character of the Old Town...

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VIEW the Old Town area map.... City News
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Lafayette Connection Newsletter - Summer 2017 Edition

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The Summer edition of the Lafayette Connection Newsletter is available online in a digital format or as a downloadable pdf.  Residential water customers will receive a copy of the newsletter in their June/July water bill.  The Lafayette ...

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READ the Lafayette Connection Newsletter... City News
Posted on: March 30, 2017

The new Lafayette Farmers Market runs every Thursday

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An exciting collaboration with Boulder County Farmers Markets (BCFM) will offer Lafayette residents a new, weekly, producer-only farmers market beginning June 8. BCFM’s three decades of experience supporting local agriculture and making fresh pr...

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More info at cityoflafayette.com/FarmersMarket ... City News
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Oil and gas wells in Lafayette

Oil and Gas map 2017

Many residents have inquired about the location of oil and gas wells in Lafayette. The link below will allow you to download a map that illustrates the location of existing well sites within Lafayette city limits.There have been no new wells drilled in La...

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DOWNLOAD the Lafayette Oil and Gas Well Map.... City News
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

In December 2016 the Lafayette City Council adopted Resolution 2016-96 affirming the City’s commitment to ensure equal protection and services for all residents and to build a diverse, inclusive, and just community. Read a Spanish version of Res...

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City News

Posted on: July 18, 2017

Neighborhood volunteers needed for the Lafayette Farmers Market

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Support the Lafayette Farmers Market and help spread the word to your friends and neighborsWe're looking for 20 volunteers to manage one or two promotional yard signs. Each volunteer will be responsible to place their sign in a designated location on Wedn...

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City Volunteers
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Apply to join the Historic Preservation Board

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Historic Preservation Board! Learn more about the position, deadlines,  and how to apply at: http://www.cityoflafayette.com/joinHPB.

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City Volunteers
Posted on: May 22, 2017

Apply to join the Public Art Committee (PAC)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Public Art Committee (PAC)! The PAC, a subcommittee of the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC), is an advisory group appointed by City Council to review proposals and make recommendations regarding the se...

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City Volunteers
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Apply to join the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC)! LCAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing, promoting, nurturing, and celebrating arts opportunities in Lafayette. View full position information, deadlines, ...

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City Volunteers
Posted on: July 1, 2017

Apply to join the Senior Advisory Board (SAB)

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents interested in serving on the Senior Advisory Board. Learn more about the position and how to apply at http://www.cityoflafayette.com/joinSAB.

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City Volunteers
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Apply to join the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC)

The City of Lafayette is looking for residents to serve on the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC). These Council-appointed positions with four-year terms will promote the committee’s values to the community and advise the City Council on ...

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City Volunteers
Posted on: July 6, 2017

Apply to join the Zoning Board of Adjustment

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Historic Preservation Board! Learn more about the position, deadlines,  and how to apply at: http://www.cityoflafayette.com/joinzoningboard.

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City Volunteers
Posted on: May 16, 2017

Announcing the Second Annual Volunteer Poster Contest

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The City’s Volunteer Committee announces the annual poster contest.  Any one can submit an iconic volunteer image that can be reproduced on a 11 x 17 poster. Entries are due in July.

In recognition of all volunteers in the City of Lafaye...

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Additional info / download an entry form... City Volunteers

Posted on: July 7, 2017

Old Town Building Permit Moratorium in effect as of July 5

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Old Town Building Permit Moratorium in Effect as of July 5, 2017

In response to concerns raised by residents living in Lafayette’s Old Town district regarding residential redevelopment and a desire to maintain the unique character of the Old Town...

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VIEW the Old Town area map.... Community Development
Posted on: July 24, 2017

What's developing in Lafayette?

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Curious what new development is in process within the City of Lafayette? View a list of projects at www.cityoflafayette.com/Development.Understanding the process for new development projects can be confusing. Follow the link above to learn more about the ...

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cityoflafayette.com/DEVELOPMENT Community Development

Posted on: July 28, 2017

Lafayette businesses encouraged to apply for the 2017 Green Business Recognition Program

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The City of Lafayette’s Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) is announcing the launch of its sixth annual Green Business Recognition Program. Local businesses have the opportunity to receive free recognition and support for steps tak...

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Lafayette Green Business Recognition Program.... Environmental Sustainability
Posted on: July 18, 2017

Enjoy bike riding or commuting with an Electric Bike

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Electric bikes can assist people of all ages and fitness levels to enjoy bike riding. Go farther, faster with a smile on your face today. Boulder County can help by giving you access to big discounts on electric bikes. Visit www.BoulderCountyDeals.org to ...

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Additional Info... Environmental Sustainability

Posted on: May 11, 2017

Fire Fighter Testing

Do you want to get on Firefighter eligibility hiring lists throughout the Front Range?  The Colorado F.I.R.E. Fighter Testing Consortium is holding testing processes in October.  Application period is now open with an application deadlin...

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Colorado F.I.R.E. Fighter Testing Consortium Human Resources

Library

8 Stories
Posted on: August 13, 2017

Library CLOSED Labor Day weekend, Sep. 2, 3, 4; Bookdrops LOCKED from Fri. at 5pm - Tue. at 8:30am

The Library will be CLOSED Saturday through Monday of Labor Day Weekend, Sept. 2, 3, and 4. The book drops will be LOCKED from Friday at 5 pm until Tuesday at 8:30 am. No items are due while the Library and book drops are closed.

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Library
Posted on: August 13, 2017

Limited Account Access During Labor Day Weekend

The library will be closed Labor Day Weekend, September 2nd, 3rd and 4th. During this time the servers that host the Flatirons Library Consortium catalog will be migrated to the Marmot Library Network and library patrons will have limited access to online...

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Library
Posted on: June 30, 2017

On the Same Page Community Read

Sing for your life

Read the New York Times bestseller Sing for your Life, about a young black man’s journey from violence and despair to the threshold of stardom.  Get your copy, and be prepared for our community book discussions and programming in September and Oc...

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Library
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Get your High School Certificate online through the Library!

High School Diploma online

Career Online High School Diploma through Boulder Public Library

Boulder County residents 19 and older - Apply to get a high school diploma through Career Online High School using Boulder Reads at Boulder Public Library. Don’t miss this valuable opportunit...

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Library
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Launchpad tablets for kids, teens & adults available at the Library!

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Every Playaway Launchpad is pre-loaded with high quality, ad free learning apps and games, providing hours of interactive learning and play.Apps are grouped onto Launchpads by subject area, theme, grade level, and age. Featuring popular characters and bra...

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Library
Posted on: April 28, 2017

Colorado Backpacks with a seven day pass for Colorado State Parks available for checkout

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We have two Colorado Backpacks available for checkout - they include a 7 day pass for Colorado State Parks. Check them out, and take a hike in a Colorado State Park!

 Better put a hold on the backpack kits - they are VERY popular!

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Library
Posted on: March 31, 2017

LPL en Español

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We are committed to offering access to information for ALL in our community! Here are a few of the ways we reach out to our Spanish-speaking community (and folks that would like to speak it better),  both inside and outside the library.

At the lib...

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Library
Posted on: May 24, 2017

FREE Audiobooks for Teens this summer

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SYNC is a free summer audiobook program for teens. Sync gives away two complete audiobook downloads a week - pairs of high interest titles, based on weekly themes. Sign up for email or text alerts and be first to know when new titles are available to down...

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Library

Posted on: July 24, 2017

World War I Centennial Display

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The Lafayette Historical Society has created a display of artifacts from the World War I era, highlighting Lafayette's participation in the war.

Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Meet Lafayette Public Library at Josephine Commons

Join Lafayette Public Library during the Senior Lunch Program at Josephine Commons, on the 2nd Monday of each month, from 11:15-12:30.

  • We offer books, audio books, large print books, and magazines to check out. We can also sign you up for a library card, h...
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Check out the Library Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Lafayette Book Group To Go Kits - New Titles Available!

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We have added several new titles to our Book Group To Go Kits. Titles include Sing for your Lifeour current Lafayette Reads! selection; The Water Knife; and All the Light We Cannot See. Enjoy sharing these best sellers with your book g...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: May 24, 2017

Tumblebooks - Animated, talking story books for kids!

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Kids, parents, and teachers all love Tumblebooks! These story books are animated talking picture books that are accessible at any time, with any devicethat has an internet connection! Find it on our website. Easy - great stories, wonderful for kids (and p...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: June 30, 2017

Strategic Planning is Underway! Data Lovers Needed

The Library board and staff are in the beginning stages of developing a new Strategic Plan. This will be a multi-month undertaking and we will need help from the community along the way.

Most immediately, we are looking for 2 or 3 people who can volunteer ...

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Library - Featured Resources
Posted on: May 31, 2017

Meet Lafayette Public Library at Affinity Senior Living Apartments

Join Lafayette Public Library at Affinity Senior Living Apartments, on the 3rd Wednesday of each month, from 2-3 pm.

We offer books, audio books, large print books, and magazines to check out. We can also sign you up for a library card, help with your book...

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Check out the Library Library - Featured Resources

Posted on: May 11, 2017

Volunteer with the Friends - Be a Friends Fundraiser!

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Friends of the Lafayette Library Foundation work hard for our community, and they need our help! 

How can YOU help? Here are two easy ways:

Be a Friend! Join the Friends - it’s fast and easy to join; your membership provides much-needed re...

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Be a Friends Fundraiser! Library - Friends

Posted on: January 25, 2017

Teen Zone: Your space @ LPL

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Computers, games, puzzles, place to stretch out, chat, and work...the Library's Teen Zone is the space for grades 6-12 only...all day, every day. Check out book picks from the Teen Collection Connection as well as staff picks, do DIY crafts, read...

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Library - Teens
Posted on: December 9, 2016

Booklovers unite! Join the TCC to have fun and earn service hours!

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Join the Teen Collection Connection now! 

Members of the TCC will have the opportunity to contribute short book reviews that will be featured on the library’s blog and on the shelves next to the book. TCC is open to teens grades 6-12 and takes pla...

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Apply Online Library - Teens

Posted on: June 11, 2017

Library Volunteer Opportunities Available!

The Lafayette Library is always looking for open-hearted adults and teens to help us make a difference in the lives of others in our community. Opportunities vary seasonally, but please fill out an application if you are interested in any of the ...

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Library - Volunteers
Posted on: December 9, 2016

Teens - Join the Teen Collection Connection

Join the Teen Collection Connection now! 

Members of the TCC will have the opportunity to contribute short book reviews that will be featured on the library’s blog and on the shelves next to the book. TCC is open to teens grades 6-12 and takes pla...

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Apply Online Library - Volunteers
Posted on: June 11, 2017

Volunteer with the Friends - Be a Friends Fundraiser!

Friends Recruitment 170

Friends of the Lafayette Library Foundation work hard for our community, and they need our help! 

How can YOU help? Here are two easy ways:

Be a Friend! Join the Friends - it’s fast and easy to join; your membership provides much-needed re...

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Be a Friends Fundraiser! Library - Volunteers

Police

3 Stories
Posted on: August 14, 2017

News Media Case Report Summary 08/07/17.

This is a brief summary of events that occurred from 08/07/17 to 08/13/17.

View Summary. Police
Posted on: August 9, 2017

Boulder County Severe Weather Alert Notification System

EAP

The Lafayette Police Department would like to remind you of Boulder County's free emergency alert system through Everbridge.  This system is for residents of Boulder County to be notified of emergency situations in a variety of ways.  Th...

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Additional Info... Police
Posted on: August 7, 2017

News Media Case Report Summary 07/31/17.

This is a brief summary of events that occurred from 07/31/17 to 08/06/17.

View Summary. Police

Posted on: August 11, 2017

Volunteer for Zero Waste at Lafayette Peach Festival, Saturday, August 19th!

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Eco-Cycle is excited to team up with the Lafayette Chamber and the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC) to go for Zero Waste at the 18th Annual Lafayette Peach Festival on August 19th from 9am till 4pm (Rain or Shine)!

Volunteering at a Zero Waste Eve...

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Sign Up Online... Public Works
Posted on: July 7, 2017

Hot temperatures may impact area water taste

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With a prolonged string of temperatures at or surpassing 90 degrees this summer, the water temperature in the reservoirs has raised to the point where an algae bloom has occurred. As algae die off, these small plants release natural compounds that give th...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 6, 2017

Republic Services Spring Newsletter Arriving in Mailboxes This Week

2017 Republic Services Spring Newsletter

**FOR REPUBLIC SERVICES CUSTOMERS ONLY**  

Republic Services Spring 2017 Newsletter is arriving in mailboxes this week (April 3, 2017).  Please check your mailbox carefully so you don't miss out on all of the valuable dates and i...

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View Republic Newsletter... Public Works
Posted on: June 30, 2017

2017 Water Quality Report (CCR) available online

Printed versions can be picked up at City Hall at the Public Works counter

Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: March 15, 2016

Water Rate Increases start April 2016

Water rates will increase by 5% through 2021.

Additional Info... Public Works

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Fall Kids 2017 Supplement Available

Kids News

Copies are available at the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center lobby or can be viewed via download here.

Ready to register for an activity? Recreation
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Fall Facility Hours in Effect Starting 8/21

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See the schedule for Lamont Does Pool Here: www.cityoflafayette.com/lamontdoes

See the Waneka Boathouse Schedule here: www.cityoflafayette.com/boathouse


Recreation
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Save the Date: Grandparents Day Portrait Contest!

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New this year! Have the little ones participate in our first Grandparents Day Portrait Contest! Participation is FREE and suitable for all ages. 

Draw a portrait of Grandma or Grandpa through your own artistic eyes - these make a great gift and ar...

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View on our calendar Recreation
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Effective 9/5, new requirements for equipment checkout are in effect at the Rec Center

Effective 9/5/2017, the only acceptable forms of identification for checking out equipment at the Bob Burger Recreation Center will be member passes (such as an annual pass or punch card) valid school or college ID's, or a Bob Burger Equipment Check Out C...

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Recreation
Posted on: July 31, 2017

There will no Wednesday Zumba classes in August.

There will no Wednesday Zumba classes in August. Classes will remain on the normal schedule for Tuesday, Thursday & Sundays. View the full drop in fitness schedule at www.cityoflafayette.com/fitness.


View the full drop in fitness schedule Recreation

Posted on: February 22, 2017

Sign up to be notified for fitness class cancellations by text, phone or email!

Want to stay on top of class changes and cancellations? Go to our Notify Me page, scroll down to News, and select the notification type you want for the list Lafayette Recreation - Fitness Class Cancellations. (Tip--you can sign up for any other Rec or Ci...

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Sign up now! Recreation - Fitness Class Cancellations

Posted on: August 16, 2017

Senior Law Day

One-on-one consultations with local attorneys.  Limited 15-minute sessions available.  Register on-site starting at 8am.  First come first served.  Included in admission fee.  There are 20 session providing edu...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Conversation Project

We want to help you clarify your values and prepare to talk to your family about end of life wishes.  Conversation Project offers free confidential coaching, also.

Location:  Lafayette Senior Center, 103 S. Iowa Ave

Date:  Septemb...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 15, 2017

Younger Onset Alzheimer's Support Group

Support group for people with younger onset Alzheimer's disease and their Care Partners.  Sponsored and facilitated by the Alzheimer's Association and hosted by Lafayette Senior Services.  Call 1-800-272-3900 for more information.

Locatio...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 16, 2017

Active Living Every Day

Looking for a realistic way to fit physical activity into your life? Try Active Living Every Day! This 12-week program teaches you skills such as overcoming barriers, goal setting, utilizing social support and managing time to help you fit physical activi...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 18, 2017

Grandparents Day

This is the day we devote to celebrating Grandparents.  Get together with grandchildren at the Lafayette Senior Center and participate in activities that are friendly for all generations.  If you would like to participate in our Fun Frid...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 7, 2017

Arm Chair Traveler (Travel Bug Club)

Join us at the Lafayette Senior Center, 103 S. Iowa Ave. as we travel to new and exciting places from the comfort of our chairs. Lafayette Library staff will facilitate discussion of a different travel DVD or book each month.  Join us in the conf...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Fun Fridays at the Lafayette Senior Center

Like to play Mexican Train?  Love to play Mah Jongg?  Like to cook for a group and meet new people?  Then we have the activity for you!  Join us every Friday for games and potluck.  Bring something to share and...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Adult Fall Trips with the Lafayette Senior Center

Join us as we travel around to various sites around the metro area.  Trips leave from the Lafayette Senior Center, 103 S. Iowa Ave. with check in 15 minutes before the listed departure time.  Feel free to pack a lunch and/or snack for th...

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Senior Services
Posted on: August 4, 2017

Table Massage for Adults at the Lafayette Senior Center

Lafayette Senior Services offers 30 and 60 minute massage appointments that encourage well-being and optimum functioning by improving circulation. To schedule an appointment, call Lafayette Senior Services at 303-661-1492 or stop by the front desk, 103 S...Read on...

Senior Services

Posted on: August 17, 2017

Lafayette featured on 9News

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Follow the link below to read the 9News story that features some of the characteristics that make Lafayette such a wonderful community. 

Why This Town Outside Boulder is so Much More Than a Suburb

Though it could be easily dismissed as just another...

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LAFAYETTE featured on 9News..... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: July 24, 2017

What's developing in Lafayette?

Miners Crossing

Curious what new development is in process within the City of Lafayette? View a list of projects at www.cityoflafayette.com/Development.Understanding the process for new development projects can be confusing. Follow the link above to learn more about the ...

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cityoflafayette.com/DEVELOPMENT Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: June 29, 2017

Lafayette Connection Newsletter - Summer 2017 Edition

Summer 2017 covers

The Summer edition of the Lafayette Connection Newsletter is available online in a digital format or as a downloadable pdf.  Residential water customers will receive a copy of the newsletter in their June/July water bill.  The Lafayette ...

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READ the Lafayette Connection Newsletter... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: July 5, 2017

Breakfast abounds in Lafayette!

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Breakfast Abounds in Lafayette!

Who doesn’t love a relaxing morning that involves a satisfying assortment of breakfast delectables and a warm cup of java? Don’t even think about leaving Lafayette city limits to partake in the most important meal of the day...

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Additional Info... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: May 1, 2017

Shop Local - New Businesses in Lafayette!

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GRAND OPENINGS

Deli-Cious Z's Restaurant

802 South Public RoadWebsite  /  FacebookGrand Opening Celebration: Tuesday, May 2; 4:00-7:00pm

Whether you’re craving something for breakfast or lunch, Delicious Z’s...

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Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: April 24, 2017

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth!

Earth Day Shop Local

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth! 

April 22 is Earth Day. As we endeavor to support our environment and live more sustainably, we encourage you to make a conscious effort to support Lafayette businesses striving to do the same. Shop these local b...

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VIEW this email in your browser.... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Home Decor Galore in Lafayette

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Home Decor Galore!

Are you taking advantage of all the great shopping and dining options in Lafayette? It's so easy to Shop Local!Lafayette has recently seen the opening of a number of new home décor boutiques that you should know about. And while we're at...

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Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: April 4, 2017

What Makes Lafayette Great - photo project winners

Craig Kitzman

What Makes Lafayette Great - photo project winnersThank you to Lafayette residents who submitted creative and genuine photographs for this project. All the photos were a great tribute to "What Makes Lafayette Great"!Selected photographs may be v...

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View the SELECTED PHOTOS here.... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Oil and gas wells in Lafayette

Oil and Gas map 2017

Residents have inquired about the location of oil and gas wells in Lafayette. The link below will allow you to download a map that illustrates the location of existing well sites within Lafayette city limits.There have been no new wells drilled in Lafayet...

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DOWNLOAD the Lafayette Oil and Gas Well Map.... Spotlight - Home Page features
Posted on: June 23, 2016

Only service animals are allowed at city-sponsored events

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Hot pavement, crowds, and other dogs can impact pet safety and well-being at public events. Effective with the passing of Resolution 2016-44 in June 2016, the City is requiring event attendees to leave pets at home to provide a safer and more positive ex...Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/NoPetsPlease Spotlight - Home Page features