Posted on: April 24, 2017

Historic Building Improvement Grant - Apply by June 1, 2017

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The Lafayette Historic Preservation Board is offering grants to help defray the cost of maintenance, repairs and restoration of historic buildings.  These grants are typically $500 to $1,000.  To be eligible, buildings must be at least 5...

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Historic Building Improvement Grant Application
Posted on: April 24, 2017

SHOP LAFAYETTE and save the earth!

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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 busin...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Help shape the future of Arapahoe Road/State Hwy 7

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Boulder County Transportation is seeking to present information and receive feedback on recent studies

Boulder County Transportation will host a public meeting to present information and collect feedback on recent studies that will help shape the future of...

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Boulder County transporation project website...
Posted on: April 21, 2017

Volunteer at Art Night Out

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It's that time of year again!  We are gearing up for a fabulous Art Night Out SeasonSIGN - UP to Volunteer for the May 12 Art Night Out. The band will be Quemando.   The band will play 6:30 pm – 9:00 pm.  We n...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

Permanently affordable home in Lafayette

A new property has been placed for sale through the Lafayette Permanently Affordable Home Program.  All qualified applicants are encouraged to apply.  A 30 day preference is given for those who live, work or graduated in Lafayette. &...

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Posted on: April 19, 2017

Learn more about current development projects

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Understanding the process for new development projects can be confusing. Follow the link below to learn more about the steps involved, what quasi-judicial proceedings are, and how to provide input. This web page will also reference current projects that h...

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cityoflafayette.com/DEVELOPMENT
Posted on: April 4, 2017

Mental Health First Aid Course Offered in Lafayette on April 28

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Health Partners, our community based mental health center, is offering an8-hour Mental Health First Aid course on Friday, April 28, 8AM-5PM at their
Lafayette location, 1455 Dixon Avenue.   Mental Health First Aid  is agrou...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Home Decor Galore in Lafayette

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...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Apply for a position on the Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority

The City of Lafayette is seeking applicants interested to fill one of two open positions on the Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA).  To apply, please submit a resume and letter of interest addressed to Mayor Christine Berg by May 3, 2017. &...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Coal Creek Trail - temporary trail detour April-May 2017

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Work being performed in the South Public Road area

A construction project on Coal Creek Trail is underway at South Public Rd.  Due to this construction, a portion of the Coal Creek Trail that runs under South Public Rd. will be CLOSED for about 45...

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Coal Creek Trail Closure Map April-May 2017
Posted on: April 13, 2017

Find out how you can help support Mental Health Partners

Mental illness can impact anyone regardless of age, race, or gender, and when one person suffers from untreated mental illness, our community suffers.  While Mental Health Partners continues to serve a growing number of individuals living with me...

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Posted on: March 30, 2017

New Farmers Market launching in June

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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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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Responding to trauma or a critical incident

Emotional or physical response to a traumatic event or critical incident can be very strong.  Sometimes the emotional aftershocks appear immediately after the traumatic event.  Sometimes they may appear weeks or months later.  T...

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Resources Available to People in Emotional Crisis
Posted on: March 29, 2017

Colorado Crisis Services - A starting point for emotional help

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Crises can take many forms for many different people.  If you don't know where to begin getting mental health, substance use or emotional help for yourself or someone you know - start with Colorado Crisis Services.  They provide...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017

Colorado Crisis Services

If you don't know where to begin finding help for a mental health, substance use, or emotional issue, call Colorado Crisis Services at 1-844-493-TALK (8255).  This statewide resource is free, confidential, and offers immediate professional help t...

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Colorado Crisis Services
Posted on: March 31, 2017

Emergency warning sirens to be tested monthly at 10am & 7pm beginning April 3

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Boulder County will begin audible testing of the countywide outdoor emergency sirens at 10am on Monday, April 3. The test is the first of the monthly emergency audible siren tests, which take place annually on the first Monday of each month from April thr...

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MORE... cityoflafayette.com/BePrepared
Posted on: March 21, 2017

What Makes Lafayette Great - photo project winners

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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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Posted on: March 9, 2017

The Spring Lafayette Connection Newsletter is available online

Spring 2017 Lafayette Connection

The Spring edition of the Lafayette Connection Newsletter is available online in a digital format.  Residential water customers will receive a copy of the newsletter in their March water bill.  The Lafayette Connection Newsletter encoura...

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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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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

Recently a letter to the editor was submitted to the Daily Camera in which the Lafayette Police Department was accused of using a Move Over traffic safety campaign as a cover for immigration enforcement.  This was an opinion by a third party that...

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Posted on: March 1, 2017

Work here - play for free!

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The City of Lafayette offers summer positions, some starting as soon as May and lasting until October.  Seasonal employees receive a free pass to the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center.The positions, qualifications, and ages vary.  Please f...

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cityoflafayette.com/JOBS
Posted on: October 21, 2016

2016 Lafayette Green Businesses

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The Lafayette Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) launched its sixth annual Green Business Recognition Program to distinguish businesses taking steps towards sustainability and provide a recognition opportunity. A record 52 Lafayette applican...Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/GoGreen