News

City News

12 Stories
Posted on: April 19, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - April 19

On April 17, 2018, Council approved the first reading of a 90-day extension on the City’s existing oil and gas moratorium. Second reading is expected to be considered at the May 1, 2018 meeting.In November 2017, Lafayette City Council passed Ord...

Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/OilAndGas City News
Posted on: April 19, 2018

2017 LURA Annual Report

2017 LURA Annual Report

The mission of the Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA) is to encourage revitalization and redevelopment in the Old Town Urban Renewal and the South Boulder Road Urban Renewal Areas by working in partnership with property owners to improve existing st...

Read on...

City News
Posted on: April 10, 2018

How to pronounce Lafayette - as seen on 9News

Mayor Berg on 9News

Mayor Berg had some fun last week enlightening Kyle Clark of 9News on how to pronounce Lafayette.  Here was her first stab at it via a phone interview:http://www.9news.com/video/entertainment/television/programs/next-with-kyle-clark/what-do-you-s...

Read on...

Watch the video... City News
Posted on: April 9, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - April 9

The April 30/May 1 hearing scheduled for 8 North LLC's spacing and density applications at the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) has been continued (rescheduled) again to July 30/31, 2018. This COGCC hearing will be held to consider 8 N...

Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/OilAndGas City News
Posted on: April 6, 2018

Pedestrian crosswalk project on Hwy 7 at N. Burlington Ave

BNSF Crosswalk

A pedestrian crosswalk installation project will begin April 9 on State Highway 7 (Baseline Rd.) at N. Burlington Ave., and is expected to continue for 2-3 weeks.  During construction, traffic will be reduced to one lane in both directions.&n...

Read on...

Crossing area overview... City News
Posted on: April 5, 2018

Spring Clean Up Program

2018 SpringCleanup map with dates

The City of Lafayette will perform a Spring Clean up for private trash customers noon the City’s 3-cart program on April 24 and May 1.Residents on the City’s 3-cart program (serviced through Republic Services) will ...

Read on...

Visit the 2018 Spring Clean Up webpage... City News
Posted on: April 4, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - April 4

The Lafayette City Council is dedicated to protecting the health, safety, and welfare of residents from the potential impacts of oil and gas operations, and are exploring many fronts to address the pending 8 North LLC applications. Staff has recently rece...

Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/OilAndGas City News
Posted on: March 8, 2018

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

Orange zone work map_March 2018

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...

Read on...

LEARN MORE... Orange Zone construction project City News
Posted on: March 14, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - March 14, 2018

The Lafayette City Council is dedicated to protecting the health, safety, and welfare of residents from the potential impacts of oil and gas operations, and are exploring many fronts to address the pending 8 North LLC applications. Staff has recently rece...

Read on...

MORE... at cityoflafayette.com/OilAndGas 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...

Read on...

www.cityoflafayette.com/oilandgas 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...

Read on...

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...

Read on...

City News