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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Lafayette Finance Department recognized for excellence in reporting

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The Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting has been awarded to the City of Lafayette by the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) for its comprehensive annual financial report (CAFR). &...

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More City awards and recognitions... City News
Posted on: March 8, 2019

The Lafayette Connection Newsletter - Spring 2019

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The Lafayette Connection Newsletter encourages residents to “Be a Part of It” – engaged and informed about community life, healthy lifestyles, and sustainable living in Lafayette.

The Connection is published three times a year...

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Click here to CONNECT.... City News
Posted on: March 15, 2019

Friends of the Library Spring Book Sale March 23-31

Friends book sale March 23-31

Friend of the Library Book SaleMarch 23-31, 2019Lafayette Library (Upper and Lower Lobbies) | 775 W. Baseline RdHeld during regular Library hoursFind great fiction and non-fiction books for both adults and children; some will be specially priced, but most...

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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 cityoflafayette.com/Volunteer City News
Posted on: February 26, 2019

Carolyn Cutler appointed to City Council

Carolyn Cutler

At a special meeting on February 25, Councilors interviewed seven candidates to fill an open seat on the Lafayette City Council and appointed Carolyn Cutler to fill the vacancy prompted by the resignation of former Mayor Christine Berg.  "We...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Your input is needed for the 2019 Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails Master Plan

Whitetail Park

Help shape the future of an active Lafayette by providing input for the 2019 Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Trails (PROST) Master Plan.

The Parks, Recreation and Open Space Department has contracted with GreenPlay, LLC to update the City's Parks, Recr...

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VIEW INFO AT cityoflafayette.com/PROST City News
Posted on: March 1, 2019

Photos Wanted – What Makes Lafayette Great?

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Let's put those photos sitting in your phone to good use! We're looking to update our website with images that represent what you think makes Lafayette great.Photographers whose photos are selected will receive $25 in Lafayette Chamber Bucks as well as a ...

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More details at cityoflafayette.com/PHOTOS .... City News
Posted on: February 11, 2019

Seasonal jobs available with the City of Lafayette

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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 www.cityoflafayette.com/jobs to...

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Apply online at the City's website... City News
Posted on: February 6, 2019

Alexandra Lynch selected as new Mayor of Lafayette

Mayor Alexandra Lynch

At their February 5 meeting, the Lafayette City Council selected Alexandra Lynch to the position of Mayor. Lynch has served as a City Councilor since 2011 and is replacing former Mayor Christine Berg who resigned in January."It is an honor to be sele...

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Posted on: December 28, 2018

Lafayette City Council hires Fritz Sprague as new Administrator

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After a thorough recruitment, interview, and public input process, Mayor Christine Berg and City Council are pleased to announce the selection of Fritz Sprague as the new Lafayette City Administrator.  Sprague will replace Gary Klaphake who earli...

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Fritz Sprague summary page City News
Posted on: February 12, 2019

Boulder County Youth Corps is hiring teens for the Lafayette team

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Summer jobs are available for local teens.  Boulder County Youth Corp is hiring for the Lafayette team.  Application deadline is April 3, 2019.  Visit the Boulder County website to apply or call 303-678-6104 for more details.

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Go to Boulder County Youth Corp website... City News
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Public Road traffic signal removal to begin the week of January 21

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The first implementation phase of the Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan will begin the week of January 21. During this week, contractors and City staff will turn off traffic signals at Emma and Simpson Streets and install 4-way stops signs. The traffic ...

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MORE at: cityoflafayette.com/PublicRoadPlan City News
Posted on: December 3, 2018

So. Boulder Road/120th Street utility undergrounding project

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Utility work to bury overhead electrical lines along South Boulder Road and 120th Street will begin the week of December 17 and is anticipated to run through April 2019. The construction area includes South Boulder Road east of Saratoga Drive to 120th Str...

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VIEW map... City News
Posted on: January 7, 2019

Power line work on South Boulder Road from Centaur Village to Cimarron

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Xcel Energy will be installing power lines along the north side of South Boulder Road from Centaur Village Drive west to Cimarron Drive beginning January 9.  Work is expected to continue through early April and will include intermittent west-boun...

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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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www.cityoflafayette.com/oilandgas 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 Res...

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