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February 11, 2011
- City Council Retreat Scheduled for this Weekend
- New energySMART Assessment Available
- Free "Business Essentials" Workshop
- Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year
- Purchasing and Contracts Division Moving to Civic Center
City Council Retreat Scheduled for this Weekend
Longmont City Council Members are meeting for their annual retreat at the Xilinx conference facility, 310 Logic Drive, on Friday and Saturday, February 11-12. They are discussing several issues that affect the future of Longmont. To see the agenda go to the city website.
New energySMART Assessment Available
Boulder County’s new energySMART service is available to Longmont residents. The service provides a Home Energy Assessment and a personal Energy Advisor to identify the most cost effective ways for you to save money and make your home more comfortable. Your advisor provides expert assistance with the contractor’s bid and evaluation, helps you understand the rebate process and identifies other financing options. The service costs $120 and provides access to efficiency rebates. To apply visit www.EnergySmartYes.com or call 303-544-1000.
Free "Business Plan Essentials" Workshop
In partnership with the Longmont Economic Gardening Initiative (LEGI), the Boulder Small Business Development Center is offering workshops in Longmont that are free to Longmont businesses. “Business Plan Essentials” will be held at the Longmont Area Chamber of Commerce, 528 Main Street, on Tuesday, February 22, from 6 to 9 pm. Register for this workshop at www.bouldersbdc.com (select “Longmont Workshops”) or call 303-442-1475 ext. 2. For more information contact Doug Bene, Economic Development Manager, at email@example.com or 303-651-8403.
Celebrate the Chinese Lunar New Year
A free Chinese Lunar New Year event to celebrate the arrival of the Year of the Rabbit will be held from 6 to 8 pm on Saturday, February 12, at the Longmont Senior Center, 910 Longs Peak Avenue. The evening will feature stories, lion dances, tai-chi demonstrations, and traditional Chinese music and dance performances. Light refreshments will be served. For more information contact Rita Liu at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Purchasing and Contracts Division Moving to Civic Center
On February 14, the City of Longmont's Purchasing & Contracts Division will relocate their offices from the Longmont Service Center on Sherman St. to the Civic Center at 350 Kimbark Street. The office will be located upstairs in the former Community Services area. E-mail addresses, phone and fax numbers will remain the same. Their office will be closed to business on Friday, February 11 to allow for the move.
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