Posted on: February 13, 2018

Lafayette businesses eligible for a sweetheart of a deal on transit passes

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Qualifying employers could receive 70% reimbursement for providing transit passes to employees

Boulder County is offering a 70 percent reimbursement for RTD EcoPasses or MyRide cards to businesses in Lafayette who participate in the Lafayette Green Busines...

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Posted on: February 2, 2018

Zero Waste results from the Lafayette Oatmeal Festival

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Thank you to the Chamber of Commerce, the Waste Reduction Advisory Committee, and the Public Works Department for their efforts to support a zero waste event in Lafayette.  Here are the results for the 2018 Oatmeal Fest.

Materials collected and ke...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Apply for an EnergySmart IQ Solar Grant

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Take advantage of this opportunity and join Boulder County in its commitment to invest in clean, renewable energy. Solar will allow you and your household to be more energy independent and resilient to increasing energy costs.  If you own your ho...

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Posted on: February 8, 2018

Lafayette receives SolSmart Solar Excellence Award


In addition to a SolSmart GOLD designation, the City of Lafayette has been presented with a 2017 SolSmart Special Recognition Award. This award celebrates and shines a light on communities that have gone above and beyond – earning at least 60% of the tota...

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Posted on: January 2, 2018

Learn about Lafayette's Climate Goals for 2018 and beyond


In October 2017, the Lafayette City Council passed a resolution establishing community-wide goals to achieve 80% reductions in greenhouse gas emissions by 2050, and 100% renewable energy for electricity by 2030.

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Posted on: September 5, 2017

Lafayette receives “SolSmart Gold” award for advancing solar energy growth

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SolSmart, a program funded by the U.S. Department of Energy SunShot Initiative, has awarded a gold designation to the City of Lafayette to recognize the community as a national leader in advancing solar energy.As a SolSmart designee, the City of Lafayette...

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Posted on: September 1, 2017

Electric Vehicle Charging Station Upgrade

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In its continued support for Electric Vehicle drivers and improved air quality, Lafayette is upgrading the EV Charging Station at the Library. The new station provides more benefits to drivers including a mobile app to locate and reserve stations, notific...

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