Welcome to the City of Longmont's
weekly e-News update.
September 2, 2011
- Most City Facilities Closed on Monday
- Look for Longmont Life Newsletter in Your Mailbox
- A Common Sense Approach to Preparedness
- Volunteer to Help Crime Victims
- Longmont Launches Mobile Website
Most City Facilities Closed on Monday
Longmont city government observes Labor Day on Monday, September 5, as a holiday. The following facilities will be CLOSED: Civic Center, Service Center, Development Services Center, Library, Senior Center, Museum, Memorial Building, Youth Center, Centennial Pool and Waste Diversion Center. Trash and recycling collection services will be one day late this week. On Labor Day the Longmont Recreation Center will be open from 10 am to 4 pm, Sunset Pool will be open from 10 am to 5 pm for its final day of the season, and the St. Vrain Memorial Building and Centennial Pool will be closed. For more information, call 303-651-8404 or www.ci.longmont.co.us/rec.
Look for Longmont Life Newsletter in Your Mailbox
Watch your mailbox for delivery of the Longmont Life newsletter. In this issue read about the 1st and Main Transportation Station plan, the City's new mobile website, trash rates for 2012 and National Preparedness month. The newsletter also can be found at http://www.ci.longmont.co.us/longmontlife/documents/LLife0911.pdf.
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.
Volunteer to Help Crime Victims
The Longmont Police Department is seeking volunteer advocates to provide crisis intervention to victims of crime and other traumatic events. To volunteer you must be a resident of Longmont and at least 21 years old. You also must commit to one year of service, attend 40 hours of training, and have a valid driver’s license and auto insurance. Please visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/police/volunteer or call 303-651-8855 for more information.
Longmont Launches Mobile Website
Finding a City service or reporting a problem is now a lot more convenient with the introduction of the new Longmont mobile phone website. Visit www.ci.longmont.co.us on your smartphone and connect to the City’s mobile site. From there, you can instantly call all City departments, find locations of and maps to City facilities and parks, read the latest City news, snap and send a photo to report street damage and burned out street lights, request specific City services, or send a note to the city council.
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