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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Updated request - Delay and save

updated request to delay irrigation

April 28, 2022, update:

We would like to ask for your increased efforts to limit outdoor water use. 

As of April 20, the City is seeing our typical residential winter water usage (~two million gallons/day) double, and usage jumped to five million g...

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Water conservation tips and programs... Public Works
Posted on: May 12, 2022

Water conservation tip of the week

Conservation Tip of the Week lawn mower

We would like to ask for your increased efforts to limit outdoor water use to help conserve regional water supplies.

TIP OF THE WEEK: Let grass grow longer before cutting it. 

Raise lawn mower blades and protect lawns from heat by letting grass gro...

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MORE water conservation tips... City News
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Maintaining visibility at intersections

Stop sign covered by branches

To help protect pedestrians, bicyclists, and vehicles in our neighborhoods, an unobstructed line of sight at residential intersections is necessary to maintain safety. As we enter the growing season, it’s important for residents to be aware of their respo...

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Additional Info... City News
Posted on: May 10, 2022

New traffic configuration on South Boulder Road

South Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project map showing a traffic shift westbound

Starting Wednesday, May 11, westbound South Boulder Road traffic will have one through travel lane and one left turn only travel lane. This is a temporary westbound traffic configuration on South Boulder Road at Saratoga and Merlin. Please prepare for del...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: May 5, 2022

Citywide street sweeping starting May 9

White graphic street sweeper with words Street Sweeping and city logo in white on blue and green.

Street sweeping will begin on the east side of Old Town and move to the west side of Old Town, followed by the areas south of Baseline Road, finishing with all streets north of Baseline Road. This work will start on May 9 and takes a few months to complet...

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Public Works
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Routine fire hydrant flushing to run through May

Hydrant flushing graphic with white hydrant and blue background.

The Public Works Department will be flushing fire hydrants from April 18 through mid-May. Hydrant flushing clears out sediment from water lines which helps improve water quality and maintains the municipal water system health. It also supports the City’s ...

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City News
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Know your flood risk

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Mile High Flood District (MHFD) helps raise awareness of flood risks as well as helps residents understand their role. To prepare for the flood season, the Flood Hazard Brochure is mailed annually to all property owners whose properties are in or near a h...

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Find your property on the MHFD flood map... Public Works
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Citywide concrete maintenance to begin April 18

Sidewalk Repairs in white on bottom, photo showing construction workers pouring concrete

Work will begin on April 18 and last approximately 60 days. Residents may notice orange, red, or yellow locate markings in neighborhoods indicating the location of underground utilities which is required by law to mark before work begins. Keene Concrete w...

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Public Works
Posted on: March 28, 2022

City street maintenance to begin April 4

Street Maintenance- Newsflash

Starting the week of April 4, the City of Lafayette Public Works Department will continue the annual street maintenance capital improvements postponed in 2021 due to material shortages. Work is anticipated to last for approximately two months, but may be ...

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View the 2022 Street Maintenance Map... Public Works
Posted on: March 24, 2022

Tier 2 water regulation violation notification | Notificación de infracción

NewsFlash Tier 2 Water notification graphic

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You received a letter this week informing you of a violation. This is not a boil water notice and does not require you to take any action.  All...Read on...

READ the notification letter... Public Works
Posted on: February 19, 2021

S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

Construction Update newsflash

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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