Welcome to the City of Longmont's
weekly e-News update.
October 21, 2011
- The City Wants to Hear From YOU
- Free HOA Training on Thursday
- Halloween Parade Invites Kids of All Ages
- Council Meeting Cancelled on Election Day
- Come Talk About Longmont's Future
- Free Pharmaceutical Drop-off Day
The City Wants to Hear From YOU
The Longmont City Manager’s office is recruiting to fill a 30-person, year-long Resident Feedback Panel. As policy issues arise throughout the year, this panel will meet to provide input. Those selected for the panel are asked to attend two focus groups within the next month. In return they will receive a $50 incentive. The first panel is Thursday, November 3, from 6:30 to 8:30 pm at the Longmont Senior Center, 910 Longs Peak Avenue. The second is Thursday, November 10, from 6 to 7 pm at the Safety and Justice Center Community Room, 225 Kimbark Street. If you can commit to both of these dates and would like to serve, please apply online at www.ci.longmont.co.us/city_manager, or call 303-651-8601.
Free HOA Training on Thursday
The City of Longmont’s Division of Community and Neighborhood Resources and the Neighborhood Group Leaders Association invite the public to a free presentation on “Property Maintenance and Upkeep” by the law firm of HindmanSanchez at 7 pm on Thursday, October 27, at the Longmont Senior Center, 910 Longs Peak Avenue. Find out how and when to use covenants and code enforcement to achieve compliance in your neighborhood. Reserve your place by calling 303-651-8444 or email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Halloween Parade Invites Kids of All Ages
Kids of all ages are invited to take part in the 35th Annual Halloween Parade on Saturday, October 29. Line-up starts at 9:30 am at the St. Vrain Memorial Building, 700 Longs Peak Ave., and the parade begins its march down Main St. at 10 am. Visit participating downtown merchants for Trick or Treat Street immediately following the parade. Then, stop by the Library at 409 4th Avenue between 10:30 am and noon for Make & Take Crafts. For information call 303-651-8404 or visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/rec/special/longmont_lights.htm.
Council Meeting Cancelled on Election Day
The November 1 City Council meeting has been cancelled due to the election. For information about council meetings and agendas, call the City Clerk’s Office at 303-651-8649 or visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/city_council.
Come Talk About Longmont's Future
The City of Longmont is updating its Focus on Longmont strategic plan, and your voice, your ideas and your perspectives are needed. Come learn how the City has followed the Focus on Longmont strategic road map over the past five years, and lend your opinions on how Longmont can continue to thrive in 2012 and beyond. There will be five meetings between October 24 and November 5 where you can contribute your ideas. For meeting dates and locations and to RSVP visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/focus, or call 303-651-8601.
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Free Pharmaceutical Drop off Day
The City of Longmont and Longmont United Hospital are offering a free Pharmaceutical Drop-off Event from 8 am to 2 pm on Saturday, October 29, in the main lobby of Longmont United Hospital at 1950 Mountain View Avenue. Retain the labels that identify the medication, but please remove any personal information. All medications are accepted. For more information, visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/pwwu/enviro/rx.htm.
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