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September 9, 2011
- Free Landfill Drop Day on Saturday
- North I-25 Public Meeting
- A Common Sense Approach to Preparedness
- LEVI Benefit Concert to Feature Fab 4
- Workforce Housing Task Force Deadline Approaching
Free Landfill Drop Day on Saturday
Longmont residents may take one regular pickup truck size load to the Front Range Landfill located in nearby Erie for free on Saturday, September 10. Longmont residents must show a drivers license with a Longmont address and a copy of the current utility bill in order to avoid being charged. Be sure to cover the load or you may receive a ticket. The landfill is just a short drive from Longmont and it is located at 1830 Weld County Road 5 and the phone number is 303-828-9400. The landfill is open from 6 am to 2 pm on Saturday.
North I-25 Public Meeting
The Colorado Department of Transportation will hold a public meeting from 4:30 to 7 pm on Tuesday, September 13, at the Longmont Public Library, 409 4th Avenue, to discuss the North I-25 Final Environmental Impact Statement. The purpose of the study is to identify transportation improvements that will address mobility, accessibility, safety, and the aging infrastructure along I-25. The event will begin with a brief presentation followed by the opportunity for public comment beginning at 5:30. For more information, visit www.coloradodot.info/projects/north-i-25-eis.
A Common Sense Approach to Preparedness
In just four easy steps, you can be ready for an emergency and avoid disaster! Attend one of these meetings to learn how to prepare: Wednesday, September 14, 7 to 8 pm, at Fire Station #5, 617 Barberry Drive or Thursday, September 22, 7 to 8 pm, at Fire Station #3, 1000 Pace Street. Reserve your place by calling 303-651-8438, or email email@example.com.
LEVI Benefit Concert to Feature Fab 4
You can support domestic violence prevention, education and victim assistance in Longmont at the LEVI (Longmont Ending Violence Initiative) annual fundraiser on Saturday, September 17, at Left Hand Brewing Company, 1265 Boston Avenue. The benefit concert will feature Beatles tribute band The Fab 4. Tickets are $20 and can be purchased at http://fab4benefitconcert.eventbrite.com/ or by calling 303-774-4534.
Workforce Housing Task Force Deadline Approaching
This Friday, September 16, is the deadline to apply for membership on the Ad Hoc Workforce Housing Task Force. Volunteer task force members will serve through approximately July 2012 and will provide recommendations to city council about options for workforce housing programs. For more information visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/boards/vacancy.htm or call 303-651-8649.
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