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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Share your input on the Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan | Comparta su opinión sobre el Plan Inte

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The Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan, developed with two years of community input and intended to guide the physical development of the City over the next 20 years, serves as a resource document for ...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Republic Services Three Cart Waste Program contract extension and annual rate adjustment

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Atención residentes: Encuesta de Recolección de Residuos Sólidos Residenciales . Leer en español a continuación. 

The City of Lafayette contracts with Republic Services for the City’...

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Posted on: September 15, 2021

Old Town Lafayette introduces Project Hopscotch

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For the first time ever, Old Town Lafayette invites you to hop, skip and jump through our downtown district and see where life takes you. Artists, artisans, residents, and local businesses are all gathering from September 15 through October 15 to get a tr...

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Posted on: September 10, 2021

Free COVID test kits now available at the Lafayette Library

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Update: (Sept. 11, 2021): Due to high demand, kits are unavailable while Bumblebasket awaits backordered kits. For the most updated information on supplies, visit Bumblebasket.org/lockers

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Posted on: September 8, 2021

Help for residents following the end of eviction protections

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Boulder County residents are encouraged to reach out for assistance as COVID-19 emergency help expires

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

Local and regional vaccination resources | Recursos locales y regionales de vacunación

Vaccine newsflash

Vaccination locations

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Posted on: February 19, 2021

S. Boulder Road Multimodal Improvement Project

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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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Posted on: September 3, 2021

Masks required in all indoor public spaces

BCPH news flash

Masks Required in all Indoor Public Spaces for Age 2+ regardless of vaccination status in Boulder County starting on Sept. 3https://content.govdelivery.com/accounts/COBOULDER/bulletins/2efa4b0

Se requieren máscaras en todos los espacios p&ua...

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City News
Posted on: August 19, 2021

City Hall has reopened for public access

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City Hall reopened for public access on August 23 with limited operational hours. While staff is available via phone and email during regular business hours, the building will be open to in-person visitors Monday through Thursday from 9am to 2pm.

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City News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Meet your City Council candidates

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Council candidates

The following five candidates have submitted a successful Candidate Packet to run for one of four open seats on the Lafayette City Council in the November 2021 election. Contact information for these candidates is available at lafayettec...

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Posted on: August 19, 2021

Proposed oil and gas regulations

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New Oil and Gas regulations have been drafted to replace the City’s current regulations. While state law precludes the City from an outright ban on future oil and gas development, if passed by City Council, the updated regulations utilize new au...

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Posted on: July 7, 2021

2021 street rehabilitation project delayed until 2022

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Lafayette's 2021 pavement capital improvement projects have have been suspended for the 2021 calendar year due to challenges surrounding the ongoing oil supply. Asphalt suppliers have shut down production, delaying deliveries into the fall/winter...

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Public Works
Posted on: July 12, 2021

Lafayette welcomes Medtronic

Medtronic groundbreaking

The City of Lafayette is proud to welcome Medtronic to our community. The 42-acre campus is situated on the east side of Hwy 287; north of Dillon Road and south of the Exempla Hospital complex. Phase One will house 1,100 employees and is anticipated to be...

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Posted on: July 2, 2021

City Council resumes in-person meetings

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Beginning July 6, City Council is excited to invite the community to join them once again for in-person meetings. Residents will continue to have the ability to phone in to remotely participate during the public comment period.

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Posted on: February 3, 2021

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

apply today city advisory board

Help guide the future of your community by serving on a City Board or Commission. The following positions are currently available.  These committees typically meet once per month and act as resident advisors to City Council.

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Posted on: June 5, 2020

A statement from the Lafayette City Council

 No toleramos y no toleraremos actos de racismo, opresión, intimidación, acoso, prejuicio o discrimi

As your elected City Council members, we have the honor, responsibility, and privilege of being seated in positions of power. This status allows, and requires us, to effect and influence positive change for the good of our community and all Lafayette resi...

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Posted on: April 6, 2021

Xcel Energy natural gas project on Public Road

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Construction Update

The project is currently in the trenching phase of construction on S. Public Road. During this time, crews will excavate in the roadway and install the new natural gas line. This work will be Monday-Friday, 8am-5pm and will continue thr...

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Posted on: February 24, 2017

Equal protection under the law

Resolution 2016-96

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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City News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Shop local Lafayette

Shop local

Support Lafayette businesses and City services by shopping locally! 

Lafayette businesses are vibrant pillars in our community. They provide us with goods and services and allow the community to flourish. Many local businesses have been hit hard b...

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City News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

North Metro water suppliers urge residents to implement water reduction actions

water metro newsflash

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North Metro, Boulder County and the City and County of Broomfield water suppliers, including City of Arvada, City of Boulder, City of Lafayette, City of Longmont, City of Louisville, Northglenn, Town of Superior, Town of Erie, Left Hand W...

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City News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Ride Free Lafayette

Ride Free Lafayette

There’s a new way to get around the City of Lafayette, and it’s free to use!

Boulder County Transit is now offering Ride Free Lafayette, a free, on-demand, door-to-door bus service that connects people to places within the City of Lafay...

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Posted on: January 11, 2021

Designated curbside pickup zones

Designated Curbside Pickup Zones

Support Lafayette local businesses by ordering curbside pickup. We now offer designated curbside pickup parking spots in Old Town Lafayette with 10-minute public parking spots.

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Posted on: July 8, 2020

Lafayette City Council reaffirms Resolution No. 2016-96 & signs My Brother’s Keeper Alliance pledge

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On Tuesday, July 7, the Lafayette City Council issued a proclamation reaffirming Resolution No. 2016-96 and Lafayette‘s commitment to build a diverse, inclusive, and just community ensuring equal protection and services for all residents. In addition, Cit...

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