1. Fireworks are not allowed in Lafayette

    All fireworks are illegal in Lafayette

    If you witness a fireworks violations in your neighborhood and wish to file a report, follow the link to learn more Learn more...
  2. Stage 1 Fire Restrictions_news flash graphic

    Lafayette enacts Stage 1 Fire Restrictions on June 17, 2022

    Restrictions are being implemented due to low moisture conditions, the forecast for high temperatures, and increased fire danger Read on...
  3. City logo on a patriotic background with the words Happy Independence Day

    Independence Day hours and closures for Monday, July 4

    In observance of the Independence Day holiday, please review the following City facility hours and closures for Monday, July 4, 2022. Read on...
  4. Coal creek corridor river

    What is City Council working on? June 21 meeting recap

    Stay engaged and keep informed of the issues your Lafayette elected officials are working on by following the City Council Meeting Recap. Additional Info...
  5. Icon of a security around a home

    Lafayette City Council approves firearm safety ordinances

    The Lafayette City Council approved four firearm ordinances on their second reading Tuesday, June 22. The ordinances will go into effect Friday, July 1. Read on...
  6. 3 days per week  watering limit

    New three days per week irrigation limit enacted

    Outdoor irrigation is now limited to a maximum of three days a week for Lafayette water customers Read on...
  7. Water for our future message with sprinkler

    Water for our future | Agua para nuestro futuro

    Message from Lafayette City Administrator Fritz Sprague | Mensaje del administrador de la ciudad de Lafayette Fritz Sprague Read on...
  8. BCPH heat advisory woman fanning herself

    Extreme summer temperatures are expected for Boulder County

    Prepare for the heat with tips from Boulder County Public Health Additional Info...
  9. Conservation Tips 3 days a week watering and allowable hours

    Water conservation tip of the week

    The City has year-round water conservation requirements in effect. Learn what they are to keep in compliance with efforts to conserve regional water supplies. Learn more...
  10. Independence Day event on July 2 at Waneka Lake

    July 2 Independence Day Fun and Fireworks event

    Join your friends neighbors at Waneka Lake Park, rain or shine, to enjoy an old-fashioned Independence Day celebration. Fireworks show at dusk. Read on...
  11. Willoughby Corner logo with Boulder County Housing and Human Services logo

    Willoughby Corner receives key funding from the Colorado Housing and Finance Authority

    Willoughby Corner, a Boulder County HHS development of 400 permanently affordable homes in Lafayette, received funding to help move the project forward Read the full press release...
  12. boathouse closure_photo of low lake water levels

    Waneka Lake Boathouse to remain closed for the 2022 season

    Due to regional water concerns and statewide drought conditions, the Waneka Lake Boathouse will not open for boat rentals this summer Read on...
  13. Screenshot of the Lafayette Connection newsletter in English and Spanish
  14. Conservation Tip of the Week_fix broken sprinkle heads

    Water conservation tip of the week

    Check to make sure sprinkler heads are operating correctly so water isn't spraying onto roads and sidewalks. Learn more...
  15. Conservation Tip of the Week water only two days

    Water conservation tip of the week

    Watering twice a week will make grass roots grow deeper and allow the grass to last longer without water. Learn more...
  16. Conservation Tip of the Week lawn mower

    Water conservation tip of the week

    Let grass grow longer before cutting it. A taller lawn provides shade to the roots and helps retain soil moisture so your lawn requires less water. Learn more...
  17. Conservation Tip of the Week_rain

    Water conservation tip of the week

    When it rains, water accordingly. It's not necessary to water when Mother Nature is doing it for you. Learn more...
  18. Electric vehicle charging station at the recreation center

    Lafayette joins forces with Drive Clean Colorado

    Partnering with Drive Clean Colorado increases funding opportunities for alternative transportation and supports healthier air quality initiatives. Read the full press release...
  19. Art Night Out in Lafayette 2022

    Art Night Out is back - and better than ever!

    Art Night Out is back this summer and you can be part of this fun event every second Friday through September Read on...
  20. updated request to delay irrigation

    Updated request - Delay and save

    By delaying the use of sprinkler systems, you can save money on your utility bill and help the City conserve up to 8 million gallons of water a day Read on...
  21. apply today city advisory board

    Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

    Serve on one of these Boards and Commissions: Cultural Arts Commission and Public Art Committee, Historic Preservation Board, Senior Advisory Board, or Waste Reduction Advisory Committee Read on...
  22. Trinity sculpture with swirls

    Art on the Street has arrived

    Art on the Street is the largest on-loan outdoor sculpture program in Boulder County with 20 new sculptures installed in Old Town Lafayette. Read on...
  23. wildfire awareness_controlled burn torch can in open space

    Wildfire awareness and Open Space

    Learn about wildfires, the steps Lafayette is taking to protect the community and Open Space, and what residents can do to be prepared Additional Info...
  24. South Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project map showing a traffic shift westbound

    New traffic configuration on South Boulder Road

    Starting Wednesday, May 11, westbound South Boulder Road traffic will have one through travel lane and one left turn only travel lane. Read on...
  25. Stop sign covered by branches

    Maintaining visibility at intersections

    Trimming bushes, grasses, or other plants improves visibility and makes intersections safer Read on...
  26. Illustration of a home with defending lines for home ignition zones

    May 7 is National Wildfire Community Preparedness Day

    Take action to learn about risks and how to protect homes again the threat of wildfires Read on...
  27. Waste Services News_News flash graphic

    Three Cart Program - proposals simplified | Programa de los tres carros: propuestas simplificadas

    We’ve simplified information to help you better understand the waste hauler proposals. City Council will resume discussions at the April 5 meeting. Read on...
  28. ebilling graphic

    Sign up for utility eBilling

    Receive your City utility bill quickly, more securely, avoid hassles and delays associated with paper bills and mail delivery, and reduce environmental impacts. Learn more...
  29. Ride Free Lafayette

    Ride Free Lafayette

    There’s a new way to get around the City of Lafayette, and it’s free to use! A free, on-demand, door-to-door bus service that connects people to places within the City of Lafayette. Read on...
  30. Shop local

    Shop local Lafayette

    Lafayette businesses are vibrant pillars in our community. Many have been hit hard by the COVID-19 pandemic and need our continued support to keep their business thriving. Read on...
  31. computer and cell phone with the man in blue icon and the Audio Eye accessibility toolbar icon

    New website accessibility tool

    We're working to ensure all community members, including people with disabilities, are able to access City information and have a positive user experience. Additional Info...
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