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Posted on: February 11, 2021

Make your voice heard!

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Make your voice heard! We want your opinion on potential actions the City may take in the future. Let us know what you think about some decisions facing the City. 

You can complete the survey online at: https://polco.us/sws74f

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City News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

Roadway improvements for drivers, pedestrians, and bikers along S. Boulder Road are coming soon - with construction beginning in March. Sign up for construction updates by visiting the additional info link.

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Stay off the ice

Stay off ice

With recent colder weather, ice has formed on many of the open waterways, lakes, and ponds around the City. While ice can seem solid, most of our bodies of water in the City retain a very thin layer of ice throughout the season. This means you or your pet...

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Posted on: February 18, 2021

Plug and abandon operation to begin on Feb. 22

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Extraction Oil and Gas, Inc., has notified the City of a plug and abandon operation that will begin around Feb. 22 on a well site east of 120th Street and south of Highway 7. The operation is expected to last approximately 2-3 weeks.

Community inquiries ca...

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Posted on: February 17, 2021

What is City Council working on? Feb. 16 meeting recap

Newsflash 2.16.21_Council meeting recap

Stay engaged and keep informed of the issues your Lafayette elected officials are working on by following the City Council Meeting Recap.

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Follow the progress of the Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan

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A new Comprehensive Plan for Lafayette has been developing since Spring of 2019. Residents have expressed an aspiration to remain a unique place to live and to have the ability to maintain their future lives here as they move through life...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Sigue el progreso del Plan Comprehensivo “Legacy Lafayette”

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Sigue el progreso del Plan Comprehensivo “Legacy Lafayette” Un Nuevo Plan Comprehensivo (Integral) para Lafayette se ha estado desarrollando desde la primavera de 2019. Los residentes han expresado la aspiración de seguir siendo ...

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City News
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Fire Department to conduct training exercises

Fire department training newsflash

The Fire Department will be conducting training exercises intermittently between Feb. 13 and April 6 from 10am-3pm at the abandoned gas station on the corner of Baseline and Public Road at 210 N. Public Road. 

The Fire Department will be using the...

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City News
Posted on: February 9, 2021

COVID special enrollment period with Connect for Health Colorado.

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Colorado, mirroring the Biden Administration’s actions for the federal Marketplace, has opened a COVID Special Enrollment Period for any who are uninsured. Boulder County residents can get free, unbiased, and confidential help with enrolling in low-cost o...

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City News
Posted on: January 4, 2021

County moves to Level Yellow on the State's new COVID-19 Dial 2.0

Boulder County Public Health

The change to Level Yellow means fewer restrictions for many businesses, including restaurants, gyms, events, and more.

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Boulder County's 5 Star Certification Program has been approved

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Business applications are now open. View a list of certified businesses.

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

February Lafayette Connection newsletter

October Connection Newsletter

The Lafayette Connection newsletter, encourages residents to Be a Part of It and engage in information about Community Life, Healthy Lifestyles, and Sustainable Living in Lafayette.

Regular features inform readers about important and exciting things happen...

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City News
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Message to the community from City Administrator Fritz Sprague

Community Message

Feb. 2, 2021

Dear fellow Lafayette residents, 

 I hope this message finds you all safe and healthy.As we’re already through the first month of the New Year, I have high hopes for 2021 and know that whatever this year may bring, t...

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City News
Posted on: February 3, 2021

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

apply today city advisory board

Help guide the future of your community by serving on a City Board or Commission. The following positions are currently available.  These committees typically meet once per month and act as resident advisors to City Council.

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Volunteer for Boulder County's 5 Star Program

Volunteer!

Volunteer for Boulder County's 5 Star Program

We need your help!  In order to make Boulder County's 5 Star program possible and keep the costs down for businesses, Boulder County is seeking volunteers to help administer its 5 Star business varianc...

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City News
Posted on: January 28, 2021

The Library is open!

The Lafayette Library is open!

The Lafayette Public Library is now open for limited browsing and holds pickup in the Lobby. All visits are limited to one hour and cloth facial coverings are required.

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine supply remains limited

Boulder County Public Health

Boulder County Public Health has information about where and how eligible residents, aged 70 and above and moderate-risk health providers can receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Designated curbside pickup zones

Designated Curbside Pickup Zones

Support Lafayette local businesses by ordering curbside pickup. We now offer designated curbside pickup parking spots in Old Town Lafayette with 10-minute public parking spots.

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Weekly virtual COVID-19 updates from Boulder County Public Health

BOCO COVID update

BCPH will host a weekly COVID-19 update every Wednesday at 3:30pm that includes the latest pandemic information and an opportunity for residents to ask questions.

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Lafayette 2020 year in review video

2020 Year in Review

Take a look at the City's 2020 successes by viewing our annual video production. Acompáñenme a repasar los éxitos que obtuvimos en 2020 viendo nuestra producción de vídeo anual.

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Posted on: December 5, 2020

Arts in Community Grants available

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Lafayette’s Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is pleased to announce that the 2021 Arts in Community Grant application is available! LCAC invites applications from Lafayette artists and cultural arts organizations and groups.   Artists an...

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Lafayette awards over $464,000 in second small business grant program

Lafayette awards over $464,000 in second small business grant program

In October, the City, in collaboration with the Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA), launched a second round of COVID-19 small business sustainment grants. The Small Business Sustainment Grant Program is intended to provide short-term bridge funding ...

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City News
Posted on: November 4, 2020

What do you think of the 2020 refreshed website design?

Share your Input

The City would like to hear your input on the new website design refresh. Complete our survey to share your thoughts.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

City Council adopts the 2021 Budget

2021 annual budget graphic

While the unprecedented local and national events of 2020 have caused many challenges and operational constraints throughout the year, Lafayette’s cautious spending, diversity of revenue, and blend of businesses within the City have provided a level of fi...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Ride Free Lafayette

Ride Free Lafayette

There’s a new way to get around the City of Lafayette, and it’s free to use!

Boulder County Transit is now offering Ride Free Lafayette, a free, on-demand, door-to-door bus service that connects people to places within the City of Lafayette. Ride Free Lafa...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Notice of security breach for City of Lafayette residents, employees, and customers

Notice of Security Breach

NOTICE OF SECURITY BREACH – August 24, 2020This public notice is intended to advise residents, employees, and customers of an incident involving a cyberattack on the City of Lafayette’s computer network system, and possible security br...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Cyberattack causes City computer outage

News Release

In the early morning hours of July 27, a ransomware cyberattack on the City’s computer system disabled network services resulting in disruptions to phone service, email, and online payment and reservation systems. 9-1-1 and emergency dispatch services wer...

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Lafayette City Council reaffirms Resolution No. 2016-96 & signs My Brother’s Keeper Alliance pledge

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On Tuesday, July 7, the Lafayette City Council issued a proclamation reaffirming Resolution No. 2016-96 and Lafayette‘s commitment to build a diverse, inclusive, and just community ensuring equal protection and services for all residents. In addition, Cit...

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

A statement from the Lafayette City Council

 No toleramos y no toleraremos actos de racismo, opresión, intimidación, acoso, prejuicio o discrimi

As your elected City Council members, we have the honor, responsibility, and privilege of being seated in positions of power. This status allows, and requires us, to effect and influence positive change for the good of our community and all Lafayette resi...

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Posted on: October 25, 2020

COVID-19 - Coronavirus Information

COVID-19

View COVID-19 city closures, up-to-date information, and connections to Boulder County Department of Health and State of Colorado resources.

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Posted on: April 10, 2020

Watch the COVID-19 Q&A video featuring Mayor Jamie Harkins

Watch the COVID-19 Q&A video featuring Mayor Jamie Harkins

Join Lafayette Mayor Jamie Harkins as she walks you through some of the best practices and frequently asked questions surrounding the COVID-19 virus.

WATCH the video here.

Unete a Jamie Harkins, Alcaldesa de Lafayette, mientras te explica las mejores prátic...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

La información de COVID-19 está disponible en español

COVID-19

La Ciudad tiene información y varios recursos de COVID-19 disponibles en español en nuestra página web aquí:

Lea el mensaje del 27 de marzo a la comunidad del Administrador de la Ciudad Fritz Sprague aqu&iacu...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Check out Lafayette-Listens.com

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The City of Lafayette values residents’ opinions and believes effective community participation is an essential part of productive and successful municipal projects.  This is especially significant right now as we continue working on a number of ...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

Resolution 2016-96

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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