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Posted on: October 10, 2014

One Lafayette grants $42,000 to Local Nonprofits

2014 One Lafayette recipients

Lafayette City Council has awarded $42,000 to 21 local nonprofit organizations who provide services and assistance for Lafayette residents. Funding is financed through the City’s general fund and distributed via the 19th... Read on...

Learn more....
Posted on: October 9, 2014

Historic Preservation Board Logo Contest

The Historic Preservation Board is asking for your help in creating a logo that will make people remember the Historic Preservation Board and Lafayette's history. $500 for the selected logo. Deadline for submissions is... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 24, 2014

New trash hauler service for Lafayette's Trash and Recycling Program

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Residents who are under the City of Lafayette Trash & Recycling Program received notification of the change with trash haulers. Republic Services will begin Trash & Recycling pick up services the week of September 30th.

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 17, 2014

Art on the Street - call for artists

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Art on the Street 2015 Sculpture artists wanted! Lafayette Cultural Resources is calling for sculpture submissions for the 2015 Art on the Street Sculpture Walk. This program provides artists nationwide the opportunity to... Read on...

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Posted on: August 26, 2014

Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission Seeks Member Applicants

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The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is seeking enthusiastic applicants to serve as committee members and alternates. The deadline to apply is November 1.

LCAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing,... Read on...

Application
Posted on: September 5, 2014

The Coal Creek Trail is NOW OPEN!

The Coal Creek Trail at Empire Road and the underpass at 120th Street are NOW OPEN.

The South Public Road underpass continues to be closed for repairs, but a trail detour directs users to a light-assisted crosswalk over... Read on...

cityoflafayette.com/TRAILS
Posted on: July 28, 2014

Lafayette ranked 7th safest city in Colorado

Lafayette ranked 7th safest city

Lafayette has been ranked as the 7th safest city in Colorado based on FBI crime data statistics for populations over 10,000 by real estate company Movoto. In 2012, Lafayette saw just 1,598 property crimes, while most places... Read on...

Additional safety ranking information....
Posted on: November 13, 2013

Emerald Ash Borer in Boulder County - emergency quarantine

Emerald ash borer beetle

An invasive insect responsible for the death or decline of tens of millions of ash trees in 21 states has been detected in Colorado for the first time and specifically in the Boulder County area.

The Colorado Department... Read on...

Additional Info at www.eabcolorado.com
Posted on: May 24, 2014

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Notices can be received as an email and/or text message.

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Posted on: January 8, 2014

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Lafayette Community Development

2 Stories
Posted on: October 9, 2014

Historic Preservation Board Logo Contest

The Historic Preservation Board is asking for your help in creating a logo that will make people remember the Historic Preservation Board and Lafayette's history. $500 for the selected logo. Deadline for submissions is October 27, 2014.

Additional Info...
Posted on: September 24, 2014

Historic Preservation Board Opening

The Historic Preservation Board invites you to become a member of their team. The Board is looking to fill a regular member position. The position is open until filled.
Don't wait though, apply now!

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Lafayette Cultural Resources

2 Stories
Posted on: September 12, 2014

Art on the Street Call for Artists

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Art on the Street 2015 Sculpture artists wanted! Lafayette Cultural Resources is calling for sculpture submissions for the 2015 Art on the Street Sculpture Walk. This program provides artists nationwide the opportunity to... Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: August 15, 2014

Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission Seeks Member Applicants

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The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is seeking enthusiastic applicants to serve as committee members and alternates. The deadline to apply is November 1.

LCAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing,... Read on...

Application

Lafayette Environmental Sustainability

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Posted on: April 15, 2014

Power Check Meters available through the Lafayette Library

Power Check Meter

Learning more about individual home energy use can now be as easy as checking out a library book, thanks to a collaborative effort of Xcel Energy and the Lafayette Public Library.

Library patrons can check out a Power... Read on...

Posted on: March 1, 2014

Electric Vehicle Charging Stations available in Lafayette

City Hall EV Station

The City of Lafayette has completed the installation of three electric vehicle (EV) charging stations at City Hall, the Bob L. Burger Recreation Center, and the Lfayette Public Library. All three stations are provided to the... Read on...

View charging station locations...
Posted on: January 29, 2014

Lafayette residents and businesses are eligible for $500 solar installation discounts

Solar Friendly Community

Lafayette has received Gold Level "Solar Friendly Community" certification and becomes the ninth Colorado community to earn this designation, and only the third -- along with Denver and Fort Collins-- to earn gold... Read on...

ADDITIONAL INFORMATION...

Lafayette Fire Department

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Posted on: April 10, 2014

New Med Vial Kits available from the Lafayette Fire Department

Med Vial kit

Ensure that paramedics have access to crucial medical information when responding to an emergency at your home with the Lafayette Fire Department’s free Med Vial Kit.

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Lafayette Parks, Open Space and Golf

2 Stories
Posted on: October 8, 2014

Coal Creek Trail - West of Hwy 287

Please be advised of trail reconstruction activity on the Coal Creek Trail west of Highway 287. The trail is open for use without obstruction however we're asking that users be cautious of equipment and workers in this... Read on...

Posted on: September 5, 2014

COAL CREEK TRAIL - NOW OPEN!

The Coal Creek Trail in Lafayette is now OPEN with the exception of S. Public Rd. underpass. At S. Public Rd. there remains a trail detour and light-assisted crosswalk over the street. PLEASE DO NOT ENTER S. PUBLIC RD.... Read on...


Lafayette Police Department

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Posted on: October 15, 2014

Halloween Safety

Halloween may be a fun holiday for kids, but for parents, trick or treating can be a little scary. Concerns about children's safety can cast a spell on the evening's festivities. Following a few safety tips will... Read on...

Posted on: October 13, 2014

News Media Case Report Summary 10/06/14.

This is a brief summary of events that occurred from 10/06/14 to 10/12/14.

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Lafayette Public Library

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Posted on: October 10, 2014

LIBRARY CLOSED, Friday, October 24

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Lafayette Public Library will be closed for a staff development day on Friday, October 24. The Library will reopen on Saturday, October 25 at 10 am. Book drops will remain open!

Posted on: October 2, 2014

Special Halloween Story Time!, Friday, October 31, 10:30 am

Halloween Scene

For all the little goblins in your life - music, stories, crafts and treats.

Wear your costumes and join in the trick or treating fun in the library after story time.

Posted on: October 20, 2014

The Library Meeting Room is a Voter Service and Polling Center on November 3 & 4 ONLY!

Vote

This means people can:
Drop off their ballot Cast a ballot in person
Request a replacement ballot Register to vote or update your registration information
Vote using equipment and facilities for persons with... Read on...

Election Information from the City Clerk

Lafayette Public Works Department

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Posted on: September 24, 2014

New Trash Hauler for City of Lafayette Trash and Recycling Program

republic logo

Residents who are under the City of Lafayette Trash & Recycling Program received notification of the change with trash haulers. Republic Services will begin Trash & Recycling pick up services the week of September 30th.

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 21, 2014

Waste Reduction Advisory Committee Openings

The City of Lafayette Waste Reduction Advisory Committee (WRAC) is looking for Lafayette residents to serve on the Board of Directors and as alternates to the Board. These are Council appointed positions for four-year terms... Read on...

Application available here.
Posted on: April 14, 2014

South Boulder Road Corridor Master Plan Project

The City of Lafayette, in partnership with Boulder County, is conducting a master planning effort for the 120th St & So Boulder Rd corridors.The project area includes 120th St between Emma St & Horizon Ave and So Boulder Rd between Malory St & 120th St.

Additional Info...

Lafayette Recreation Department

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Posted on: October 17, 2014

We won the "Gold"!

Gold Medal

The City of Lafayette has earned the 2014 Gold Medal Award for Excellence in Park and Recreation Management by the National Recreation and Parks Association. This award positions Lafayette as the best of the best nationwide... Read on...

Read the full press release...

Volunteers

4 Stories
Posted on: October 11, 2014

One Lafayette Grants $42,000 to Local Nonprofits

2014 One Lafayette recipients

Lafayette City Council has awarded $42,000 to 21 local nonprofit organizations who provide services and assistance for Lafayette residents. Funding is financed through the City’s general fund and distributed via the 19th... Read on...

Learn more....
Posted on: September 26, 2014

Lafayette Open Space Advisory Committee - Open Position for an Alternate Member.

Lafayette's Open Space Advisory Committee (LOSAC) is accepting applications for an Alternate Member.

This group advises City Council and staff in matters relating to the acquisition and management of Open Space. ... Read on...

LOSAC
Posted on: August 27, 2014

Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission Seeks Member Applicants

Cultural Arts Logo copy.jpg

The Lafayette Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is seeking enthusiastic applicants to serve as committee members and alternates. The deadline to apply is November 1.

LCAC is a citizen committee dedicated to developing,... Read on...

Application


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