News Home
The original item was published from 1/5/2022 9:13:00 AM to 1/22/2022 12:00:05 AM.

News

City News

Posted on: December 23, 2021

[ARCHIVED] Lafayette receives $42,838 grant to support sustainability initiatives

Sustainability news with a sustainability icon

The City of Lafayette has been awarded a $42,838 grant from the Boulder County Sustainability Matching Grant Program. This funding will support the following projects; 

  • augmenting Boulder County Partners for a Clean Environment (PACE) business sustainability incentives
  • marketing support for Lafayette's Green Business Program
  • support for a part-time staff member
  • the purchase of electric and handheld tools and native plants for volunteer open space restoration events
  • the hosting of a community hard-to-recycle event
  • the organization of an electric vehicle and eBike event in partnership with nearby municipalities. 

This grant will help to create programs that meet Lafayette residents’ needs and support initiatives in the City's Sustainability Plan and City Council’s Strategic Priorities by providing our community with a more sustainable future.  Boulder County’s Environmental Sustainability Matching Grant Program assists the county to leverage community resources for a coordinated, countywide approach to environmental sustainability.

 Learn more about Lafayette’s sustainability goals and programs at lafayette-listens.com/sustainability-plan.

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City News

Conservation Tip of the Week lawn mower

Water conservation tip of the week

Posted on: May 12, 2022
Hands in the shape of a heart with the City of Lafayette logo in the middle

What do you love about Lafayette?

Posted on: May 3, 2022
updated request to delay irrigation

Updated request - Delay and save

Posted on: April 12, 2022
wildfire awareness_controlled burn torch can in open space

Wildfire awareness and Open Space

Posted on: April 21, 2022
ebilling graphic

Sign up for utility eBilling

Posted on: November 16, 2021
Ride Free Lafayette

Ride Free Lafayette

Posted on: July 22, 2020
Shop local

Shop local Lafayette

Posted on: April 7, 2021
computer and cell phone with the man in blue icon and the Audio Eye accessibility toolbar icon

New website accessibility tool

Posted on: January 24, 2022