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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan community meeting on Nov. 18

Nov 18 2019 LL Meeting Flyer (English-Spanish)

Drawing from community input gathered throughout the summer, this meeting will present and discuss a series of concepts for various elements of the new Lafayette Comprehensive Plan. These include concepts addressing:

• Future Land Uses• T...

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VIEW the meeting flyer in English and Spanish.... City News
Posted on: November 12, 2019

Chat with Council on November 14 at 6:30pm

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The Lafayette City Council hosts a series of monthly chat sessions. The format is a casual group conversation that may be prompted by a specific topic, but always includes participant-led questions and discussions.These monthly events provide residents wi...

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Posted on: November 11, 2019

Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority announces bookstore move to Old Town

When Louisville-based Book Cellar announced it was closing in April, after almost two decades in business, friends Deirdre Appelhans and Barbra Huntting didn’t quite know how the details of their concept were going to evolve, but instinctively k...

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

Lafayette November election results

Unofficial results updated November 6 at 7:52pmResults for the 2019 Coordinated Election are available on the Boulder County Final Election Results webpage;https://election.boco.solutions/ElectionResults2019C 

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

HOA Pay-as-You-Throw/Composting Program information

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What is the PAYT (Pay-as-you-throw) program?

The City's PAYT program is a three-cart volume-based system that encourages recycling and composting of waste. The program rate structure incentivizes customers to recycle and compost as much as possible.

The Cit...

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VIEW the videos and SHARE your input online .... City News
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Lafayette Police are looking for a few good Santas!

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The Lafayette Police Department's Santa Cop Program coordinates gift donations for Lafayette families in need and relies largely on donations to run the program.  New toys for children aged 2-15, or monetary donations are appreciated.  

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Posted on: November 5, 2019

RTD needs to hear Lafayette's input on possible service reduction

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RTD has announced that its shortage of bus and rail operators is impacting their ability to provide riders with the reliable service you deserve. This situation is also requiring many of RTD's operators to work six-day work weeks which affects everyone, f...

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Take RTD's online SURVEY.... City News
Posted on: November 5, 2019

Apply to join the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee

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The City of Lafayette is seeking applicants interested in serving on the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee.  There are currently one regular and four alternate positions open that will expire after four years.  Applications will be acce...

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Apply online by December 17, 2019... City News
Posted on: November 1, 2019

Apply to Join the Planning Commission

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The City of Lafayette is seeking applicants interested in serving on the Planning Commission.  There is currently one position open with a term that will expire June 20, 2022.  Applications will be accepted through 3:00pm on December 20,...

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Posted on: October 25, 2019

Fall Leaf Drop-Off: October 28 - November 29

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The City of Lafayette Public Works Department will open the Service Center for the popular, no-cost Fall Leaf Drop-Off program. Lafayette residents may dispose of LEAVES and PUMPKINS (tree branches are not accepted*) during the program dates listed below....

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Posted on: October 10, 2019

Waneka Centennial Farm and Open Space purchase

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Purchasing proposal presentation to City Council on October 15

The Waneka family name is synonymous with Lafayette history. Henry Adolf Waenecke (later changed to Waneka) emigrated from Germany to the United States with his family in 1854. In 1861, they bu...

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VIEW a map of the Waneka Farm properties... City News
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Check out Lafayette-Listens.com

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The City of Lafayette values residents’ opinions and believes effective community participation is an essential part of productive and successful municipal projects.  This is especially significant right now as we continue working on a ...

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Access the Lafayette-Listens.com site.... City News
Posted on: October 9, 2019

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

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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.  These committees typically meet once per month and act as resident advisors to City Council. 

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View all listings at cityoflafayette.com/Volunteer City News
Posted on: October 22, 2019

Historic Preservation Master Plan - Kick-Off on October 30

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Join us to attend the kick-off meeting for Lafayette's first Historic Preservation Master Plan, which will provide historic preservation goals for the next 20 years.  Wednesday, October 30, 20197-8:30pmCity Council Chambers | 1290 S. Public RdThe...

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LEARN MORE at www.Lafayette-Listens.com ... City News
Posted on: October 24, 2019

Make your home more comfortable and energy efficient!

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Join Boulder County’s Climate Action and retrofit or install your first Air Source Heat Pump! 

Comfort365 is a Boulder County EnergySmart service that provides a cleaner, more efficient, and comfortable option to heat and cool your home. This serv...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Water bill issues - October 8 information update

October 8 UPDATE

The City has identified a one-time programming error with the communication devices used to transmit water usage data to our billing system.  This issue has affected up to 183 customers out of the 2,768 meters currently installed....

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VIEW the list of potentially affected addresses... City News
Posted on: October 18, 2019

Oil and Gas update - October 18, 2019

Moratorium extensionOn October 15, Lafayette City Council passed on first reading Ordinance No. 30, Series 2019, a 6-month extension of the City’s current oil and gas moratorium.  Originally approved in November 2017, the order places a...

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Posted on: May 8, 2019

Phase two of the residential Smart Water Meter installation project

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In May, the Public Works Department began 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 data, allow...

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Updates and more information... City News
Posted on: June 5, 2019

Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan

We need your input to honor our past and shape the future!

Necesitamos tu ayuda para crear una Visión para la Comunidad y un Plan Integral para los próximos 20 años de LafayetteVisitar www.legacylafayette.org The City of Lafayette is seeking the c...

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WATCH the Comp Plan video... 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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