screenshot of flyer with Boulder County Public Health's recommendation to wear a mask in public Opens in new windowBoulder County’s universal mask requirement ends 5pm on Friday, Feb. 18. Boulder County Public Health recommends all individuals 2 years of age and older wear a mask while around others. 

Read more about our facility hours during the pandemic and Boulder County's full release.

Performing City business online

To promote the safety of our community and staff during the current pandemic, please call us or take advantage of our convenient online services for doing business with the City. We respectfully ask that you do not visit City Hall unless absolutely necessary. 

Keep yourself and others safe

Coronavirus disease (COVID-19) is an infectious disease caused by the SARS-CoV-2 virus. The best way to prevent and slow the spread is to be well informed about the disease and how the virus spreads.

Vaccine providers

The COVID-19 vaccine is free for everyone 5 and older. You don’t need ID or insurance to get vaccinated. 

Find a vaccine provider near you at Boulder County Public Health vaccine page at or call the Colorado COVID-19 Vaccine Hotline at 877-268-2926. You can also check with your health care provider, local pharmacy, clinic, or visit the CDC's Vaccine Provider locator.

Testing sites

Check with your healthcare provider and insurance company for testing options. Boulder County has several free sites at or find a testing site on the state's map

Free testing sites in Lafayette

  • COVIDCheck Colorado at Centaurus High School, 10300 W. South Boulder Rd. open Monday-Friday, 9am-5pm. Register online or call 720-419-1087.
  • Kaiser Permanente (for members only), 280 Exempla Cir. If you need assistance, call 303-338-4545 or 1-800-218-1059 (TTY 711).

Free at-home tests

Every home can order four free at-home COVID-⁠19 tests by going to No insurance or ID is required. You can also apply to get a free rapid at-home testing option using BinaxNow through the state.

Free tests at the Library

Stop by the Lafayette Library, 775 Baseline Rd, to pick up free Rapid At-Home tests. This is part of the state's expanded free Rapid At-Home testing program. Find more locations on their map or view their website at

5 ways to prevent COVID-19

  1. Get vaccinated
    Vaccines are safe, effective, and easy to access. Find a provider near you to get vaccinated against COVID-19, the flu, and get your booster. Learn more about getting kids vaccinated at
  2. Wear a mask
    Boulder County Public Health recommends everyone 2 years of age and older to wear a mask while around others. 
  3. Practice social distancing and being in rooms with good ventilation
    Stay six feet away from others whenever possible. If indoors, bring in fresh air by opening windows and doors, if possible.
  4. Wash your hands
    Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. Use an alcohol-based hand rub that contains 60% alcohol if soap and water are not available. 
  5. Stay home if you’re sick
    If you feel sick (fever, cough, difficulty breathing, fatigue, body aches, headache, loss of taste or smell, or sore throat), stay home, get tested, and isolate or quarantine if necessary. 

Additional COVID-19 resources