Posted on: November 27, 2023

Apply to join the Lafayette Open Space Advisory Committee (LOSAC)

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The application period is ongoing and will remain open until position is filled

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Posted on: November 13, 2023

Coal Creek Bank Repair and Trail Realignment

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Lafayette Open Space is working with Mile High Flood Control District to address severe erosion along Coal Creek, just west of Public Road Trailhead. Beginning on Nov. 14, construction crews will be on-site to stabilize the bankside and realign a small se...

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Parks and Open Space
Posted on: October 20, 2023

Electric Lawn Equipment


We've introduced state-of-the-art electric greens mowers, powered by lithium-ion batteries, to reduce emissions and noise. Plus, we're helping residents make the switch to electric lawn equipment. Learn more about this program https://w...

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Parks and Open Space
Posted on: September 19, 2023

The City of Lafayette initiates major water conservation efforts at seven facilities


The City of Lafayette is set to embark on significant changes aimed at reducing outdoor water consumption across seven municipal facilities. These transformative efforts will prioritize sustainability and water conservation.

In 2023, the City initiated the...

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Parks and Open Space
Posted on: September 7, 2023

City of Lafayette receives 2023 Award for Excellence in Environmental Education

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The City of
Lafayette has been proudly awarded the esteemed 2023 Award for Excellence inEnvironmental Education by the Colorado Alliance for Environmental Education
(CAEE), recognizing its exceptional environmental education efforts, includingthe La...

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Parks and Open Space
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Trail underpass closure at 120th and Coal Creek

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Due to a safety concern, the trail underpass at 120th St. and Coal Creek is closed until further notice for bridge repairs. Trail users should utilize the pedestrian street crossing over 120th St. until the trail reopens.  

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