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Posted on: September 20, 2018

RTD to hold meetings to discuss proposed service changes

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RTD has scheduled six (6) public meetings to discuss service changes proposed for January 13, 2019. These meetings are designed to inform the public and to obtain input on the proposed changes. View the changes impacting Lafayette riders: http://www.rtd-d...

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Posted on: September 20, 2018

Studio 775 Makerspace is now open at the Library!

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Studio 775, the Lafayette Public Library's new mini-makerspace, is a collaborative, community-driven space where users of all ages can learn to use new tech tools in creative ways. Located in the light-filled north end of the upper level, the mini-makersp...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

City Council approves IGA with Rocky Mountain Fire District

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In March 2018, Lafayette City Council supported a proposal to explore the development of an intergovernmental agreement (IGA) with Rocky Mountain Fire District (RMFD) which would establish a consolidated operating structure intended to improve service del...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

The Lafayette Oatmeal Fest comes to an end

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

Lafayette Chamber of Commerce, 303-666-9555E-mail: events@lafayettecolorado.com Lafayette Oatmeal Fest to EndAfter 20+ years of financial support for the Lafayette Oatmeal Festival, the Quaker Oats company has decided to end ...

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Lafayette Chamber of Commerce... City News
Posted on: September 13, 2018

Comments sought for Oil and Gas Pollution Tax issue

The November 6, 2018, ballot will include Lafayette Issue 2A - Oil and Gas Pollution Tax, a question governed by the Taxpayer’s Bill of Rights (TABOR). TABOR requires public notification of issues that increase debt, or raise or renew taxes. The...

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Read Resolution No. 2018-28... City News
Posted on: September 11, 2018

Well abandonment work to begin September 19 at Dillon Road and Hwy 287

Updated 9/13/18: The project start date has been moved back a week from September 12 to September 19

Extraction Oil & Gas will begin work on or around September 19 to permanently plug and reclaim a well located on the northwest corner of Highway 287 an...

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Posted on: September 7, 2018

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.

Human Rights Commission - position...

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View all listings at cityoflafayette.com/Volunteer City News
Posted on: September 6, 2018

New private banquet/meeting room available at Indian Peaks Golf Course

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Indian Peaks Golf Course (IPGC) will impress your guests with expansive views of the northern Front Range while enjoying the courteous staff and appetizing catering service.  Able to fully cater your event, IPGC offers a variety of options to sui...

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Posted on: August 29, 2018

Front Porch streetscape construction project to begin September 4 on Public Road

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The Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA) is pleased to announce the start of the Public Road Front Porch Streetscape Construction Project. This Old Town enhancement will create a pedestrian-friendly area along the east side of Public Road between Gene...

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Posted on: September 5, 2018

Art on the Street 2019 - call for sculptors

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Art on the Street 2019 - Now Open!The City of Lafayette Public Art Committee is looking for submissions for the 2019 Art on the Street program.   Art on the Street is the largest sculpture on loan program in Boulder County. Twenty works will be s...

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Posted on: September 1, 2018

Call for Artists - for City gallery walls

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The City of Lafayette is looking for artists to exhibit their work in one of three city gallery spaces during 2019 - 2020.  The City of Lafayette Arts & Cultural Resources invites Colorado artists and arts groups to submit work to be displaye...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Oil and Gas - September 4 activity update

September 4, 2018 UpdateThe 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 future and pending applications.

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Posted on: August 22, 2018

Oil and Gas update - August 22, 2018

At their August 21 meeting, City Council voted to approve a six month extension of the City's current oil and gas moratorium in order to determine the outcome of two statewide initiative petitions (97 and 108), and the pending COGCC v. Martinez Supreme Co...

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Posted on: July 19, 2018

Comcast construction project to run July - November, 2018

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Comcast is launching an Advanced Fiber Network project in the City of Lafayette in late July 2018, with work to end in early November 2018. This multi-month engineering and construction project will bring fiber optic infrastructure deeper into Lafayette n...

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Details and map: cityoflafayette.com/Comcast City News
Posted on: July 11, 2018

New E. Simpson location 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 Street than with a far...

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Lafayette Farmers Market website... City News
Posted on: July 2, 2018

Hot temperatures may impact area water taste

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With a prolonged string of temperatures at or surpassing 90 degrees, reservoir water temperatures have elevated to the point where an algae bloom has occurred. As algae die off, these small plants release natural compounds that give the water an unpleasan...

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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 reveale...

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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

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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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