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Posted on: June 19, 2018

Mosquito control application on June 21 at Waneka Lake

Mosquito_Tasmania

Waneka Lake mosquito control application on June 21 after 10:00pmVector Disease Control International (VDCI) will be fogging the Waneka Lake area on Thursday, June 21 after 10:00pm.This mosquito control applications will take place weather permitting. To ...

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Posted on: June 16, 2018

Grant extended to June 22! Apply for a Historic Building Improvement Grant

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The Historic Building Grant deadline has been extended to June 22, 2018!The Lafayette Historic Preservation Board is offering two (2) $1,000 competitive grants for historic building improvement projects.  Residents looking to repair or restore a ...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Seeking public input on Lafayette Solar Code Amendments

Lafayette Solar Garden

As part of the SunShot SolSmart initiative, for which Lafayette received national recognition, the Lafayette Energy Sustainability Advisory Committee (LESAC) is working to propose best practices in municipal zoning ordinances to support solar development....

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Posted on: May 15, 2018

Participate in local solar without upfront costs and equipment

Lafayette Solar Garden

The City of Lafayette and Community Energy Solar are once again partnering to provide exciting opportunities for residents to advance clean energy by subscribing to a new Lafayette solar garden.With this program, participants are not required to invest in...

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Posted on: June 13, 2018

Residential fire safety: summer grilling, fire pits, and fireworks

backyard fire pit

Every summer residents look forward to backyard parties, picnics, and the Fourth of July. Summertime, however, also brings fires and injuries due to outdoor cooking and recreational fires. Thousands of Americans are injured each year by gas or charcoal gr...

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Seasonal Fire Safety Tips... City News
Posted on: June 6, 2018

City of Lafayette Integrated Pest Management and Herbicide Policy

The goals of the Parks, Recreation, Open Space & Golf Department’s (PROS) Integrated Pest Management and Herbicide Policy (IPM) are to help prevent unacceptable levels of pest damage on Lafayette public lands through the proper assessment of...

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Posted on: June 4, 2018

Temporary suspension in place for the Peddlers Ordinance

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In light of a recent federal district court decision invalidating a time restriction on door-to-door solicitation, the City has placed a temporary enforcement suspension on section 55-31 of our Code of Ordinances. This section currently allows on...

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Posted on: May 31, 2018

Oil and Gas activity update - May 31, 2018

Counties and cities ask Colorado Supreme Court to protect public health and safety

A diverse set of communities has filed an amicus brief arguing that the COGCC should prioritize public health and safety when it considers rules related to oil and gas devel...

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Posted on: May 7, 2018

What are the City of Lafayette's watering restrictions?

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Now that Spring is here and residents are getting lawns, gardens and sprinkler systems ready, the City would like to remind everyone of the permanent water conservation ordinance guidelines. Lafayette City Council enacted a permanent water conservation or...

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Additional Water Conservation info..... City News
Posted on: May 21, 2018

Boulder County Primary Election on June 26

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New in 2018, unaffiliated voters are eligible to participate in the June Primary ElectionUnaffiliated voters (sometimes referred to as “independent” voters) are permitted to vote in the June 26, 2018 Primary Election, but they can only...

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Additional Info from Boulder County Elections.... City News
Posted on: May 2, 2018

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan Update / Friends of Public Road Working Group

Public Road Strategic Corridor Plan working group

Project Background

In February 2018, 17 Lafayette residents were chosen from a pool of 28 applicants to serve on the Friends of Public Road Working Group (FPRWG). This working group was assembled to provide input for the development of a Public Road strate...

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Orange Zone water line construction project at Arapahoe & 95th Street

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Orange Zone Water Line Construction Project – Arapahoe and 95th Street

Construction of the Orange Zone water line along Arapahoe Road will begin the week of March 12 and continue for approximately four months. All Arapahoe traffic lanes will remain open du...

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LEARN MORE... Orange Zone construction project City News
Posted on: May 11, 2018

Human Rights Commission is seeking your input

The Human Rights Commission is asking for your input through a community outreach program called Public Listening Tour 2018. The information you share in one of our listening sessions or through our online survey helps us understand how Lafayette can be m...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

On November 22, the Lafayette City Council received a letter from the Colorado Oil and Gas Association (COGA) expressing their concern regarding the City’s six-month moratorium on oil and gas activities.  Read this letter.The Lafayette City Counc...

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Posted on: March 2, 2017

Oil and gas wells in Lafayette

Oil and Gas map 2017

Many residents have inquired about the location of oil and gas wells in Lafayette. The link below will allow you to download a map that illustrates the location of existing well sites within Lafayette city limits.There have been no new wells drilled in La...

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DOWNLOAD the Lafayette Oil and Gas Well Map.... City News
Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

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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