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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Boulder County applies for 5-Star Certification Program

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If approved, the 5-Star program would allow Boulder County businesses to accelerate and expand their reopening by implementing safety measures beyond what is required by public health orders.

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Posted on: January 21, 2021

COVID-19 vaccine supply remains limited

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Boulder County Public Health has information about where and how eligible residents, aged 70 and above and moderate-risk health providers can receive the COVID-19 vaccine.

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Posted on: January 20, 2021

What is City Council working on? Jan. 19 meeting recap

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Stay engaged and keep informed of the issues your Lafayette elected officials are working on by following the City Council Meeting Recap.

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Posted on: January 19, 2021

Resolve to get involved and stay informed

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Stay informed about important City news, City Council activities, new developments, special events, and more with our News Flash. Sign up by Feb. 15 and be entered to win $50 Lafayette Chamber Bucks.

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Posted on: December 23, 2020

State-funded small business COVID-19 grant relief program

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Select types of eligible small businesses can apply for a new grant program that is offered by Boulder County and funded by the State of Colorado. Apply by Friday, Jan. 29.

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Posted on: January 12, 2021

January Lafayette Connection newsletter

October Connection Newsletter

The Lafayette Connection newsletter, encourages residents to Be a Part of It and engage in information about Community Life, Healthy Lifestyles, and Sustainable Living in Lafayette.

Regular features inform readers about important and exciting things happen...

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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: December 5, 2020

Arts in Community Grants available

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Lafayette’s Cultural Arts Commission (LCAC) is pleased to announce that the 2021 Arts in Community Grant application is available! LCAC invites applications from Lafayette artists and cultural arts organizations and groups.   Artists an...

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Posted on: January 4, 2021

County moves to Level Orange on state COVID-19 Dial

Boulder County Public Health

Residents invited to sign up to be notified when COVID-19 vaccine is available for their group.

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Posted on: December 28, 2020

New utility rates effective Jan. 1, 2021

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New utility rates effective Jan. 1, 2021

As part of the 2021 budget process, City Council approved a 5% increase for monthly Water Reclamation Service Fees which will result in an approximate increase of $1.40/month for typical single family customers. &am...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Lafayette 2020 year in review video

2020 Year in Review

Take a look at the City's 2020 successes by viewing our annual video production. Acompáñenme a repasar los éxitos que obtuvimos en 2020 viendo nuestra producción de vídeo anual.

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Posted on: December 15, 2020

$200,000 in grant funding for local artists and arts organizations.

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Lafayette announces $200,000 in grant funding for local artists and arts organizations. 

The Lafayette Arts and Cultural Resources Department is now accepting online applications from arts related nonprofits and individual artists for Coronavirus ...

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Posted on: December 7, 2020

Public Art Grants available

Public Art Grant

Lafayette’s Public Art Committee (PAC) is pleased to announce that the 2021 Public Art Grant application is available! PAC supports engaging art projects in our public spaces and this grant is for community members, groups, or organizations to c...

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Posted on: December 29, 2020

Lafayette Farmers Market

Farmers market curbside pickup

The Lafayette Farmers Market now operates year round and will continue to serve the community of Lafayette for a weekly Thursday pickup. Order a farm fresh box with seasonal favorites and new add-ons available each week.

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Posted on: December 4, 2020

Weekly virtual COVID-19 updates

BOCO COVID update

Boulder County Public Health will host a weekly COVID-19 update every Wednesday at 3:30pm that includes the latest pandemic information and an opportunity for residents to ask questions.

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Posted on: November 10, 2020

Lafayette awards over $464,000 in second small business grant program

Lafayette awards over $464,000 in second small business grant program

In October, the City, in collaboration with the Lafayette Urban Renewal Authority (LURA), launched a second round of COVID-19 small business sustainment grants. The Small Business Sustainment Grant Program is intended to provide short-term bridge funding ...

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Posted on: November 13, 2020

Community Message from Fritz Sprague Lafayette City Administrator

Community Message

Dear Fellow Lafayette Residents, 

I hope this message finds you all safe, sound, and healthy.

It’s hard to believe November is already here. While 2020 seems to be a blur, there have been many times this year I have felt it will never end...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

What do you think of the 2020 refreshed website design?

Share your Input

The City would like to hear your input on the new website design refresh. Complete our survey to share your thoughts.

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Posted on: October 27, 2020

Follow the progress of the Legacy Lafayette Comprehensive Plan

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A new Comprehensive Plan for Lafayette has been developing since Spring of 2019. Residents have expressed an aspiration to remain a unique place to live and to have the ability to maintain their future lives here as they move through life...

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Posted on: October 28, 2020

Sigue el progreso del Plan Comprehensivo “Legacy Lafayette”

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Sigue el progreso del Plan Comprehensivo “Legacy Lafayette” Un Nuevo Plan Comprehensivo (Integral) para Lafayette se ha estado desarrollando desde la primavera de 2019. Los residentes han expresado la aspiraci...

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Posted on: November 4, 2020

Rise in new COVID-19 cases moves Boulder County to more restrictive level

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El aumento en Casos Nuevos de COVID-19 mueve a el Condado de Boulder a un nivel más restrictivo.

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Posted on: November 3, 2020

City Council adopts the 2021 Budget

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While the unprecedented local and national events of 2020 have caused many challenges and operational constraints throughout the year, Lafayette’s cautious spending, diversity of revenue, and blend of businesses within the City have provided a level of fi...

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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 Lafayette. Ride Free Lafa...

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Posted on: August 24, 2020

Notice of security breach for City of Lafayette residents, employees, and customers

Notice of Security Breach

NOTICE OF SECURITY BREACH – August 24, 2020This public notice is intended to advise residents, employees, and customers of an incident involving a cyberattack on the City of Lafayette’s computer network system, and possible security br...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Cyberattack causes City computer outage

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In the early morning hours of July 27, a ransomware cyberattack on the City’s computer system disabled network services resulting in disruptions to phone service, email, and online payment and reservation systems. 9-1-1 and emergency dispatch services wer...

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Posted on: August 4, 2020

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency

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On Aug. 3, City Administrator Fritz Sprague enacted a Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency in response to a Cyberattack that caused an outage of City computer infrastructure. The Declaration allows for outside assistance from the State, neighb...

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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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Posted on: July 22, 2020

Have a positive impact on your Lafayette community!

Join a Board or commision

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: October 25, 2020

COVID-19 - Coronavirus Information

COVID-19

View COVID-19 city closures, up-to-date information, and connections to Boulder County Department of Health and State of Colorado resources.

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Posted on: April 10, 2020

Watch the COVID-19 Q&A video featuring Mayor Jamie Harkins

Watch the COVID-19 Q&A video featuring Mayor Jamie Harkins

Join Lafayette Mayor Jamie Harkins as she walks you through some of the best practices and frequently asked questions surrounding the COVID-19 virus.

WATCH the video here.

Unete a Jamie Harkins, Alcaldesa de Lafayette, mientras te explica las mejores prátic...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

La información de COVID-19 está disponible en español

COVID-19

La Ciudad tiene información y varios recursos de COVID-19 disponibles en español en nuestra página web aquí:

Lea el mensaje del 27 de marzo a la comunidad del Administrador de la Ciudad Fritz Sprague aqu&iacu...

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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency regarding COVID-19

Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency

On March 17, 2020, the Lafayette City Council adopted and incorporated a Declaration of Local Disaster Emergency. This action is in response to the imminent threat and widespread effects of the COVID-19 pandemic, and is in line with recommendations from t...

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Posted on: October 18, 2019

Check out Lafayette-Listens.com

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The City of Lafayette values residents’ opinions and believes effective community participation is an essential part of productive and successful municipal projects.  This is especially significant right now as we continue working on a number of ...

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Posted on: November 29, 2017

Oil and gas development information and resources

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The Lafayette City Council is committed to exercising their limited municipal regulatory authority to minimize oil and gas impacts on the community. Oil and gas development is an activity regulated at the state level. Existing state law - solidified by Co...

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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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