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Press Releases, News & Events

Welcome to the City of Longmont’s press release page. Here you will find news items that have been released to the local media. This page will be updated regularly as new and breaking information is released. Also visit the "What's New" page and our Longmont e-News.

For more information, please contact:

Rigo Leal, Public Information Officer
City Manager's Office, City of Longmont
303-651-8840

LATEST NEWS AND INFORMATION:
By Date of Announcement or Press Release Date:

 

2014

7/17/14 - City Seeks Feedback on New Enrtyway Signs

7/11/14 - Longmont City Council Member Jeff Moore Appointed to National Committee

7/11/14 - City Opens Application Period for Flood Recovery Housing Programs

7/11/14 - Mosquito Spraying Rescheduled for Friday Night

7/10/14 - Conversation of Building Resilience in Our Community

7/9/14 - Three Longmont Mosquito Pools Test Positive for West Nile

7/9/14 - City’s Annual Street Chip Sealing Program Begins Week of July 14

7/3/14 - Most City Facilities Closed for Holiday

6/26/14 - Flood Preparedness Efforts Continue After Spring Runoff

6/26/14 - Give Your Input on Designs for Dickens Farm Park and Kanemoto Park's Pool

6/26/14 - Ride Free! Longmont Program Starts Tuesday, July 1

6/18/14 - City Parks Department Invites Community to Help Fight Noxious Weeds at 2nd Annual Ann Henson Weed Pull

6/17/14 - Public-Private Partnership at Rider Open Space Benefits Community

6/16/14 - Longmont Seeking Requests for Proposals for 2015 Human Service Agency Funding

6/13/14 - Longmont Trail Map Gets Update

6/5/14 - Longmont Youth Center Celebrates 30 Years

5/30/14 - Flash Flood Watch in Effect for Longmont Until 8 pm on Friday

5/23/14 - Traffic Shift and Nightime Paving Planned for Intersection of SH 66 and East County Line Road

5/23/14 - Electric Vehicle Charging Stations to Make Debut in Longmont

5/15/14 - City Hosts Sales and Use Tax Seminar on May 16

5/10/14 - Longmont Bans Activities on St. Vrain and Left Hand Creeks

5/7/14 - Spring Runoff Making Its Way Through Button Rock Dam

4/28/14 - Emerald Ash Borer: What Front Range, Northeast Colorado Communities Need to Know

4/24/14 - Longmont Working with Resident on Solution to Corner Garden

4/23/14 - Core Connections Open House Presents Several Big Projects, April 30

4/22/14 - Spring Runoff Making Its Way to Longmont Creeks

4/21/14 - Longmont Youth Council Kicks Off Public Awareness Campaign

4/17/14 - Construction Set to Resume at Intersection of SH66 and County Line Road

4/17/14 - Prescribed Burns to Occur at Jim Hamm Nature Area and Union Reservoir

4/16/14 - How Would YOU Spend City Funds?

4/16/14 - Water Line Flushing Begins April 21

4/16/14 - Pharmaceutical Drop Off Event at Longmont United Hospital, April 26

4/16/14 - Flood Recovery Meetings for Boulder County Businesses

4/15/14 - Bond Sale Underway for Longmont Broadband Project

4/21/14 - Longmont Awarded GOCO Funds for Flood Recovery

3/28/14 - Curbside Tree Limb Collection Event Starts April 7

3/21/14 - Airport Road to Get Concrete Barriers as Precaution for Spring Runoff

3/21/14 - Twin Peaks Golf Course Flood Damage Repair Begins

3/20/14 - Longmont Reservoir to be Filled, Flood Debris Removed

3/18/14 - Planning Continues on Sunset St. Bridge Replacement Project

3/17/14 - Longmont Hosting St. Vrain Blueprint Open House

3/14/14 - Court Turns Attention to Hydraulic Fracking Lawsuit

3/13/14 - Report Potholes Via Website or Smartphone

3/13/14 - City Hosting Business Flood Recovery Meetings

3/10/14 - Portions of St. Vrain and Left Hand Greenways Closed During Ditch Repair

2/20/14 - Council Members Santos and Finley Appointed to Political Committes

2/19/14 - Longmont Sales and Use Tax Filing Simplified with Online Option

2/16/14 - Registration for Chick Clark Kids' Fishing Proogram Opens Feb 17

2/14/14 - Neighborhood Meetings Scheduled for Flood Updates

2/11/14 - I (Heart) Longmont Community Event: Celebrate the Opening of Park and Greenway Sections

2/7/14 - Longmont Library Conducting Online Survey

1/31/14 - National Disaster Recovery Group Coming to Boulder County to Assess Flood-Related Community Needs

1/30/14 - Small Wonders Preschool Open House on Feb 4

1/15/14 - RTD to Host Open House in Longmont

1/7/14 - City Line Correction: Landfill and Shred Events Scheduled for Feb 8

1/3/14 - Longmont City Council Member Sarah Levision Appointed to National Committee

2013

12/20/13 - Longmont Reservoir Supplies Water For First Time Since Flood

12/19/13 - Longmont Offers Special Holiday Recycling

12/14/13 - Portions of St. Vrain Greenway Closed Week of Dec 16

12/11/13 - Enhanced Library Autism Services for Longmont Community

12/11/13 - Longmont's Waste Diversion Center to Host Free Paper Shredding Event on Dec. 14

12/11/13 - Longmont Wins National Assistance for Reading Program

12/06/13 - Xcel Energy Repairing Gas Outage

12/03/13 - City Street Crews Prepping for Longmont Snow Storm

11/14/13 - Deadline to Register with FEMA for Disaster Assistance is Nov. 30

11/8/13 - Most City Facilities Closed for Veterans Day

11/7/13 - Tote Bag Design 2013 Winner

11/05/13 - Button Rock Preserve Closed

10/23/13 - Chlorine Levels to Return to Normal After Assisting Town of Lyons

10/18/13 - Fall Leaf Collection Begins November 4

10/18/13 - Chlorine to Help Restore Lyons' Water System

10/14/13 - Enter Your Design for Holiday Tote Bag Contest

10/9/13 - Shred Event on Saturday, October 12

10/9/13 - Jim Hamm Project Planned

10/9/13 - Video Highlights Longmont Flood Damage

10/8/13 - Longmont Welcomes Community Back to Public Parks

10/4/13 - Longmont Opens Several Parks That Were Closed Due to Flooding

10/2/13 - City Replacing Water Meters in Three Areas

9/24/13 - City to Replace Water Meters in Flood Areas

8/16/13 - City Seeks Opinions on Cable TV Services

8/13/13 - Zoning Signs Posted Near 1st and Main

8/9/13 - Longmont Readies for Enhanced Spot Spraying for West Nile Mosquito

8/9/13 - Free Landfill Drop Day on Saturday

7/26/13 - Longmont's Spraying Efforts Significantly Reduce the West Nile Mosquito Threat

7/26/13 - Longmont Launches St. Vrain Corridor Study

7/24/13 - Longmont Economic Development Director Named to National Leadership Post

7/17/13 - Mosquito Spraying Rescheduled for Friday, July 19

7/17/13 - Citywide Spraying for Mosquitoes Begins Thursday

7/12/13 - Ribbon Cutting Ceremony on Tuesday

7/10/13 - Mosquito Spraying at Boulder County Fairgrounds on Thursday

7/8/13 - Fireball Run Begins in Longmont on September 21

6/21/13 - Mosquitoes in Longmont Test Positive for West Nile Virus

6/14/13 - Beware of Utility Billing Scams

6/14/13 - First Annual Ann Henson Weed Pull at Button Rock Reserve

6/14/13 - Daytime Watering at Selected Ball Fields

6/12/13 - Public Meeting to Review Floodplain Maps

6/11/13 - Shredding Event on Saturday

5/23/13 - Trash and Recycling Delayed by One Day Due to Holiday

5/17/13 - LURA Files Eminent Domain Action Against Dillard's

5/14/13 - Free Shred Event on Saturday

5/9/13 - Spring Reminder: Help Longmont to Look its Best

5/6/13 - Free Landfill Drop Day on Saturday

5/3/13 - Oligrachy Ditch Flow to Increase

4/24/13 - Report Potholes Via Smartphone or Webpage

4/20/13 - Niwot Road Closed at Highway 119 During Week of April 29

4/18/13 - Water Line Flushing Rescheduled

4/15/13 - Hackathon Produced Award-Winning Apps

4/12/13 - City Parks and Trail System Restrooms Open April 15

4/12/13 - Annual Water Line Flushing Program Begins April 15

4/11/13 - Hackathon This Weekend at Longmont High School

4/5/13 - Pavlakis District Park/Dickens Farm Park Meeting Scheduled

4/5/13 - Annual Curbside Tree Limb Collection In April

4/5/13 - Tree Pruning Program Helps Those in Need

4/2/13 - Cleanup Greenup Kickoff on Saturday, April 6

4/1/13 - St. Vrain Creek Stream Flow to Increase

3/26/13 - Outdoor Warning System to be Tested on Monday, April 1

3/21/13 - Chick Clark Kids Fishing Program This Weekend

3/19/13 - Statement by the Longmont Urban Renewal Authority Regarding the Twin Peaks Mall Redevelopment Project

3/19/13 - Longmont City Council Updated on Drought and Water Supply

3/18/13 - Hack Your Way Into Longmont Local Government

3/15/13 - Longmont Celebrates CDBG Week April 1-7

3/13/13 - Child Safety Day on Saturday, March 16

3/8/13 - Next Greenway Meeting Scheduled

2/19/13 - Registration Begins for Chick Clark Kids Fishing Program

2/7/13 - Longmont Public Library Announces New Digital Newsstand

2/5/13 - Witt Appointed to National League of Cities Transportation Board

1/31/13 - Public Invited to Discuss Pavlakis District Park Plan

1/7/12 - Work on Oligarchy Ditch to Close Bike Path

1/7/13 - Sammoury Appointed to National League of Cities Board