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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Seeking input on the Medtronic office proposed plan

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On Nov. 24, the Lafayette Planning Commission approved the Sketch Plan for the Medtronic office campus. The public is encouraged to provide input on the next phase of plans.

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Posted on: December 2, 2020

What is City Council working on? Dec. 1 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: November 18, 2020

Boulder County moving to Level Red on Friday, Nov. 20

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Level Red indicates counties in Colorado where there is severe risk of COVID-19 spreading rapidly, while allowing some businesses to remain open at very limited capacity.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Celebrating the holidays during COVID-19

Celebrating holidays during COVID

This year, traditional holiday gatherings with family and friends can increase the chances of getting or spreading COVID-19. Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment asks all residents to only celebrate with the people you live with.

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Posted on: November 20, 2020

Guidance for businesses under the Level Red COVID dial

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Due to an increase in COVID-19 cases and hospitalizations, the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment will move Boulder County to Level Red: Severe Risk on Friday, Nov. 20 at 5pm. Level Red: Severe Risk is a more restrictive level o...

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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: November 23, 2020

Virtual public hearing on proposed oil & gas regulations

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Registration is now open for the public to attend and/or speak at the Tuesday, Dec. 1 Board of County Commissioners virtual Public Hearing on the proposed Land Use Code amendments.

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Posted on: November 24, 2020

Boulder County trends presentation

Boulder County Trends Presentation

Trends in Lafayette

Do you know who we are in Lafayette? Learn surprising facts, concerns, and promising outlooks about Lafayette and Boulder County. 

Friday, Dec. 4, at noon on Zoom. 

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Community Message from Fritz Sprague Lafayette City Administrator

Community Message

Dear Fellow Lafayette Residents, 

I hope this message finds you all safe, sound, and healthy.

It’s hard to believe November is already here. While 2020 seems to be a blur, there have been many times this year I have felt it will never end...

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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: 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 aspiraci...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Rise in new COVID-19 cases moves Boulder County to more restrictive level

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El aumento en Casos Nuevos de COVID-19 mueve a el Condado de Boulder a un nivel más restrictivo.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

City Council adopts the 2021 Budget

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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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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Boulder County releases 2nd draft of updated oil and gas regulations for public review

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Boulder County has released a second draft of its updated oil and gas regulations. View the summary and 2nd draft updated draft oil and gas regulations.

The draft oil and gas regulations are available for review on the Boulder County Oil & Gas webpage....

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Posted on: July 5, 2020

Lafayette Farmers Market extended

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The growing season is getting an extension.

Lafayette Farmers Market's will continue their curbside pickup through Dec. 31 or while produce supplies last. The Lafayette Farmers Market utilizes a preorder system that allows residents to preorder Boulder Cou...

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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 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 breach of personal inf...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Cyberattack causes City computer outage

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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: August 4, 2020

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency

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On Aug. 3, City Administrator Fritz Sprague enacted a Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency in response to a Cyberattack that caused an outage of City computer infrastructure. The Declaration allows for outside assistance from the State, neighb...

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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: July 22, 2020

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

Join a Board or commision

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: 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: March 17, 2020

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency regarding COVID-19

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency

On March 17, 2020, the Lafayette City Council adopted and incorporated a Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency. This action is in response to the imminent threat and widespread effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, and is in line with recommendations from t...

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Posted on: August 17, 2020

Lafayette is matching EnergySmart rebates!

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Make your home more comfortable, healthier, and more efficient! 

The City of Lafayette is partnering with Boulder County’s EnergySmart program to help residents improve their home’s energy efficiency. For a limited time, the City is matching Energ...

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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: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

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The Lafayette City Council is committed to exercising their limited municipal regulatory authority to minimize oil and gas impacts on the community. Oil and gas development is an activity regulated at the state level. Existing state law - solidified by Co...

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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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