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Posted on: January 13, 2022

Some City facilities to close amid Omicron surge

Megaphone icon: City facilities closed due to the pandemic - City Hall and Senior Center

Due to the surge in COVID cases, the City of Lafayette will close City Hall and the Senior Center to the public beginning on Tuesday, Jan. 18, until further notice. Certain services will be offered by reservation or appointment only at the Senior Center. ...

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Posted on: January 24, 2022

New website accessibility tool

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

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Posted on: January 21, 2022

Reimagine RTD - share your input by Feb. 9

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As part of the on-going Reimagine RTD process, RTD released a draft System Optimization Plan (SOP) for public review. The SOP provides a route-by-route guide for service growth between now and 2027. RTD developed the draft SOP to: 

  • Reverse / mitig...
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City News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Get a free rapid COVID-19 test sent to your home

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All U.S. households can order up to four free, in-home rapid antigen tests by going to covidtests.gov. Shipping is also free, and the rapid tests are expected to arrive within seven to 12 days.

According to The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (C...

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Posted on: January 3, 2022

Apply to serve on the Planning Commission

Planning Commission

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to apply to join the Planning Commission. Members provide recommendations to Council on a variety of land use decisions. Applications will be accepted through Feb. 1.

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Posted on: January 19, 2022

What is City Council working on? Jan. 18 meeting recap

Jan. 18 Council meeting recap photo of Imagination artwork in snow

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: January 1, 2022

Volunteer and donation resources | Recursos de voluntariado y donaciones

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Thank you for your support of the Boulder County community during this difficult crisis. As our region begins the recovery process, listed be...

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City News
Posted on: January 5, 2022

Tips to avoid fraudulent donation solicitations after a disaster

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The Boulder Office of Emergency Management advises that the community outpouring of support for those impacted by the Marshall fire has been tremendous. Please be aware that fraudulent donation solicitation can occur after a disaster.

The Lafayette Police ...

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Posted on: January 11, 2022

Read the January Lafayette Connection newsletter

October Connection Newsletter

El boletín La Conexión de Lafayette

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Posted on: December 30, 2021

2021 Year in Review

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The City is pleased to share our annual Year in Review Video. This production provides a valuable opportunity to look back at the previous 12 months and celebrate accomplishments.

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Posted on: December 13, 2021

Christmas tree recycling available through Jan. 28

Christmas Tree Recycling graphic

Trees will be mulched by the City and used as ground cover in parks and flower beds. Please remove all wire, lights, rope, ornaments, and tinsel.

Recycling program details... City News
Posted on: January 21, 2021

Local and regional vaccination resources | Recursos locales y regionales de vacunación

Vaccine newsflash

Vaccine locations

Find a vaccine provider by contacting your healthcare provider, pharmacy, clinic, or go to www.Vaccines.gov. The COVID-19 vaccine is free for everyone 5 and older. You don’t need ID or insurance to get vaccinated. Learn...

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City News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

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S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

Roadway improvements for drivers, pedestrians, and bikers along S. Boulder Road began in March. 

On Sept. 8, traffic on 120th Street, south of the intersection at S. Boulder Road, has been reduced to a...

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Posted on: November 16, 2021

Sign up for utility eBilling

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Electronic billing, or eBilling, allows customers to receive utility bills from the City quickly and more securely, and avoids hassles and delays associated with paper bills and mail delivery. The City's online system also provides customers the ...

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Help for residents following the end of eviction protections

boulder county newsflash

Boulder County residents are encouraged to reach out for assistance as COVID-19 emergency help expires

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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Masks required in all indoor public spaces

BCPH news flash

Masks Required in all Indoor Public Spaces for Age 2+ regardless of vaccination status in Boulder County starting on Sept. 3https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/COBOULDER/bulletins/2efa4b0

Se requieren máscaras en todos los espacios p&ua...

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City News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

North Metro water suppliers urge residents to implement water reduction actions

water metro newsflash

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North Metro, Boulder County and the City and County of Broomfield water suppliers, including City of Arvada, City of Boulder, City of Lafayette, City of Longmont, City of Louisville, Northglenn, Town of Superior, Town of Erie, Left Hand W...

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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 Lafay...

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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: April 7, 2021

Shop local Lafayette

Shop local

Support Lafayette businesses and City services by shopping locally! 

Lafayette businesses are vibrant pillars in our community. They provide us with goods and services and allow the community to flourish. Many local businesses have been hit hard b...

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Posted on: January 26, 2022

Lafayette Waterwise Program

sprinkler with water conservation programs: lawn removal, garden in a box, and slow the flow

The City of Lafayette delivers no-cost and affordable Waterwise outdoor water conservation programs for your home through our partnership with local non-profit Resource Central. 

In 2022, three programs will be available for residents: 

  1. La...
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