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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Public Works will begin citywide street sweeping May 17

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Street sweeping will begin in the Blue Heron subdivision and move south to Baseline Road on Monday, May 17. Street sweeping will continue weekly until completion of all streets within City of Lafayette limits. Crews will be working around the schedule of ...

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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Tell us what you think about the City | Díganos lo que piensa sobre la ciudad

Resident Survey

Tell us what you think about the City

Help make Lafayette the best it can be - we want to hear your opinion about City services, the City as a place to live, and priorities for the future! 

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Posted on: May 10, 2021

Mulch Giveaway, May 29 and June 5

Mulch giveaway. Newsflash

Ever wonder what happens to all those Christmas trees you recycle with the City? They’re turned into mulch! Lafayette residents grab some FREE mulch. 

Bring a pick-up truck or an open trailer and you can load it full of mulch for FREE! Bring your ...

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Local and regional vaccination resources

Vaccine newsflash

Vaccination Locations

  • Sign up with the listed providers to register for a vaccine appointment
  • Community members with language or online access barriers can reach the Boulder County Call center at 720-776-0822 to set up vaccine appointments.
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Posted on: May 5, 2021

Important information for Republic Services 3-Cart customers

Republic update

Republic Services has notified the City of inaccurate information included in their recent Spring 2021 Residential Informer customer mailer. A delayed arrival of this mailer also resulted in many Lafayette residents missing the Spring Cleanup event.

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Xcel Energy natural gas project on Public Road

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Construction Update

Starting as early as May 10, construction crews will begin trenching. This involves digging a trench and placing the natural gas line in the trench. Work will be Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm with rolling lane closures and is weather dependent...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

May 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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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: May 5, 2021

What is City Council working on? May 4 meeting recap

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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: April 26, 2021

Community Message from Fritz Sprague Lafayette City Administrator

Community Message

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April 26, 2021

Dear fellow Lafayette residents, 

I hope this message finds you all safe, sound, and healthy.While we’re officially in spring, it may not seem that way. Don’t let the cooler weather or recent snow...

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Posted on: April 30, 2021

Restaurant Revitalization Fund

SBA grant newsflash

This program provides emergency assistance for eligible restaurants, bars, and other qualifying businesses impacted by COVID-19. Registration for the application portal is now open. Applications will open on Monday, May 3, 2021, at 10am.

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Posted on: April 27, 2021

Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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The $3.2 billion EBB Program will help qualifying households struggling to pay for internet service during the pandemic by providing a discount. Those who qualify are encouraged to apply early.

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

New Art on the Street

2021AOTS News item

Art on the Street 2021

Spring 2021 brings new sculptures to downtown Lafayette! The Public Art Committee (PAC) and Arts & Cultural Resources Department are excited to announce the 13th year of Art on the Street. You will see 15 new sculptures pop up al...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Apply to join the Planning Commission

Planning Commission

The City of Lafayette is seeking residents to join the Planning Commission.  

The Planning Commission makes recommendations to the City Council on land use issues such as rezoning, subdivisions, planned unit developments, special use reviews, and ...

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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, ...

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Posted on: April 16, 2021

Boulder County Public Health moves to modified Level Blue

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On April 16, Boulder County moved into Level Blue with limited modifications for 30 days and will remain in this level until May 16. While masks are still required indoors, restaurant and gathering requirements have been reduced.

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Posted on: April 7, 2021

Shop local Lafayette

Shop local

Support Lafayette businesses by shopping local! 

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 by the COVID-19 pande...

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Boulder County Public Health updates facial covering order

Boulder County Public Health

Boulder County Public Health has updated the Boulder County Facial Covering Order to no longer require face coverings for outdoor spaces and requires the use of facial coverings in indoor public spaces at all times.

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Historic Preservation Board Building Improvement Grant

Historic Preservation grant

The Lafayette Historic Preservation Board is offering competitive grants of up to $2,000 for a building improvement project on older buildings in Lafayette.  Deadline to apply for the Building Improvement Grant is May 14, 2021.

 To be eli...

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

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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: 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 t...

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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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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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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: December 4, 2020

Weekly virtual COVID-19 updates from Boulder County Public Health

BOCO COVID update

BCPH will host a bi-weekly COVID-19 update Wednesdays at 3:30pm that includes the latest pandemic information and an opportunity for residents to ask questions.
Scheduled dates are April 21; May 5 & 19; and June 2, 16 and 30.

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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: 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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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: 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: 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: 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: 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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