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Posted on: May 17, 2019

Northbound traffic queuing at Spaulding and Public Road

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The City’s traffic engineers have been monitoring northbound traffic queues at the intersection of Public Road and Spaulding Street during the late afternoon rush hour. To minimize this impact, a timing adjustment to the northbound traffic signa...

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Share your input on the Public Road project... City News
Posted on: May 16, 2019

Residential Smart Water Meter installation project to begin in May

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Beginning in May, the Public Works Department will be managing a City-wide project to replace existing residential water meters with new “smart water meters.” This new equipment will have the capability to provide real-time water usage...

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Updates, FAQs, and more... City News
Posted on: May 10, 2019

$2,000 historic building improvement grants available

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The Historic Preservation Board is offering two competitive grants of up to $2,000 for a historic building improvement project. To be eligible, buildings must be at least 50 years old and located within Lafayette city limits. The project must meet one or ...

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DOWNLOAD a grant application... City News
Posted on: May 9, 2019

Apply for an open position on the Planning Commission or Urban Renewal Authority

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Help guide the future of Lafayette by serving on one of these key City advisory committees. Applications will be accepted through June 5, 2019

Planning Commission

The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on land use issues such as r...

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VIEW ALL volunteer positions with the City... City News
Posted on: April 28, 2019

Provide input on the future of Lafayette's Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails

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Community input is a vital part of the City’s Parks, Recreation, Open Space, and Trails (PROST) Master Plan process, and will assist the City to effectively assess the community’s desires and needs. Two online opportunities are now ava...

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Take the online survey... City News
Posted on: May 6, 2019

The City is seeking to hire a collaborative and empowering Public Works Director

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Seeking to hire a collaborative and empowering Public Works Director for the City of Lafayette

The Public Works Director position is an integral part of the City's leadership team, and serves as a strong leader for the entire department.  The idea...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: May 7, 2019

Art Night Out season to kick-off on May 10!

2019 band announcement

Lafayette’s Art Night Out will feature a fantastic line-up of Colorado musicians. The season will kick off May 10, with the award winning salsa band Conjunto Colores, Colorado's Original Salsa Orquestra.The rest of the bands slated for the 2019 ...

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LEARN MORE about Art Night Out.... City News
Posted on: April 18, 2019

Public Road Corridor Project - construction update

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April 18, 2019Thanks to everyone for your ongoing patience during this phase of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Project. Construction crews have made swift and significant progress over the past two weeks. Please continue to be mindful of the work crew...

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Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan info.... City News
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Seasonal jobs available with the City of Lafayette

Water parks

Do you want to meet new people… enjoy new experiences… play for free… and best of all
- earn money?The Golf Course, Parks, Open Space and Trails, Recreation Center, andDay Camp, are all hiring.


Visit our website to...

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Apply online at the City's website... City News
Posted on: May 3, 2019

Help us celebrate Older Americans Month!

May is Older Americans Month

May is Older Americans Month - celebrate by joining us for these special events.  Click on each link to learn more, and RSVP or register as required.

May 10 - Mother's Day Tea & Pastries

May 10 - Multicultural Potluck

May 15 - Senior Services Op...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: February 5, 2019

Help guide the future of Lafayette

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Help guide the future of your community by serving on a City Board or Commission.The following positions are currently available.  Learn about the function of each board and apply online by clicking on the link.

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View all listings at City News
Posted on: June 25, 2018

8 North’s pending oil and gas applications will not be located in Lafayette

June 25, 2018 update

8 North’s pending oil and gas applications will not be located in Lafayette In a pre-hearing statement submitted to the Colorado Oil and Gas Conservation Commission (COGCC) on June 21, 8 North LLC voluntarily revealed informat...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

The Lafayette City Council is committed to exercising their limited municipal regulatory authority to minimize oil and gas impacts on the community. Oil and gas development is an activity regulated at the state level. Existing state law - solidified by Co...

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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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