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Posted on: May 23, 2018

City facility hours and closures for Memorial Day - May 28, 2018

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In observance of the Memorial Day holiday, please be aware of the following City facility schedules and closures for Monday, May 28, 2018.

 

OPEN Facilities

Great Outdoors Waterpark (Grand opening weekend begins May 26!!)10:00am – 6:00pmwww...

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Posted on: May 23, 2018

Teen job fair in Lafayette on May 29

Teen Jobs event May 2018

Get a Job Steps 1 & 2 - Complete an App & Ace an Interview

Local employers are hiring teens NOW!! Summer has barely started and its not too late to land a JOB!! Get help from Workforce Boulder County and the City of Lafayette at this hand-on job fa...

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VIEW all JOBS with the City of Lafayette... City News
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Street sweeping in Old Town scheduled for May 21-25

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Public Works will be street sweeping in Old Town neighborhoods the week of May 21-25, 2018.  Please watch for "No Parking" signs on your block.

You may have seen street sweepers making their rounds through neighborhoods in Lafayette, but...

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WATCH a video of our street sweeper in action... City News
Posted on: May 15, 2018

Participate in local solar without upfront costs and equipment

Lafayette Solar Garden

The City of Lafayette and Community Energy Solar are once again partnering to provide exciting opportunities for residents to advance clean energy by subscribing to a new Lafayette solar garden.With this program, participants are not required to invest in...

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Posted on: May 17, 2018

Watch and learn – recycling, compost or trash?

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Approximately 90% of what we throw away can be recycled or composted.If you’ve ever been unsure if your waste should be placed into a recycling, compost, or trash bin - we’re here to help with a collection of easy to follow videos! &am...

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Watch these recycling and composting videos... City News
Posted on: May 16, 2018

New location announced for the Lafayette Farmers Market!

The Lafayette Farmers Market has moved!  

The 2018 market will operate along the 400 Block of E. Simpson St.  - between S. Iowa Ave. and Michigan Ave.  What better way to celebrate Lafayette's historic Main St. than with a farmer...

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Posted on: May 22, 2018

Take the Lafayette Public Transit Survey by June 1

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The Lafayette Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) and local transportation agencies are seeking to better understand the community's interest in public transit and how to address ridership barriers through a Public Transit Survey.  Y...

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TAKE THE SURVEY ... City News
Posted on: May 7, 2018

What are the City of Lafayette's watering restrictions?

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Now that Spring is here and residents are getting lawns, gardens and sprinkler systems ready, the City would like to remind everyone of the permanent water conservation ordinance guidelines. Lafayette City Council enacted a permanent water conservation or...

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Additional Water Conservation info..... City News
Posted on: May 8, 2018

Apply to join the Lafayette Planning Commission

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The City of Lafayette is seeking residents interested in serving on the Planning Commission. There are two openings. Applicants must be a registered voter, have lived in Lafayette for one full year, submit a letter of interest and resume, and complete a P...

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Additional Info and apply online.... City News
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Boulder County Primary Election on June 26

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New in 2018, unaffiliated voters are eligible to participate in the June Primary ElectionUnaffiliated voters (sometimes referred to as “independent” voters) are permitted to vote in the June 26, 2018 Primary Election, but they can only...

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Additional Info from Boulder County Elections.... City News
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Human Rights Commission is seeking your input

The Human Rights Commission is asking for your input through a community outreach program called Public Listening Tour 2018. The information you share in one of our listening sessions or through our online survey helps us understand how Lafayette can be m...

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Posted on: May 2, 2018

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan Update / Friends of Public Road Working Group

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan working group

Project Background

In February 2018, 17 Lafayette residents were chosen from a pool of 28 applicants to serve on the Friends of Public Road Working Group (FPRWG). This working group was assembled to provide input for the development of a Public Road strate...

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - May 1

Input received for proposed Oil and Gas RegulationsFrom April 2 through April 15, 2018, the City of Lafayette accepted public input on proposed oil and gas regulations that would, if enacted by City Council, update Lafayette’s existing Land Use ...

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VIEW public input on proposed oil and gas regs.... City News
Posted on: March 8, 2018

Orange Zone water line construction project at Arapahoe & 95th Street

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Orange Zone Water Line Construction Project – Arapahoe and 95th Street

Construction of the Orange Zone water line along Arapahoe Road will begin the week of March 12 and continue for approximately four months. All Arapahoe traffic lanes will remain open du...

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LEARN MORE... Orange Zone construction project City News
Posted on: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

On November 22, the Lafayette City Council received a letter from the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA) expressing their concern regarding the City’s six-month moratorium on oil and gas activities.  Read this letter.The Lafayette City Counc...

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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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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 Resolution 20...

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