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February 15, 2013
- Most City Facilities Closed on Monday
- Celebrate Chinese New Year
- Affordable Housing: What's Your Opinion?
- Have a Heart for the Homeless
- Historic Longmont Symposium on February 23
Most City Facilities Closed on Monday
Longmont city government observes Presidents Day on Monday, February 18, as a holiday. The following facilities are CLOSED: Civic Center, Service Center, Senior Center, Library, Museum, Youth Center, Development Services Center, and Waste Diversion Center. Recreation facilities are open regular hours. Trash and recycling will be collected one day late throughout the week. For more information visit www.ci.longmont.co.us.
Celebrate Chinese New Year
The Asian-Pacific Association of Longmont invites the public to a celebration of Chinese New Year from 2 to 5 pm on Saturday, February 23, at Silver Creek High School, 4901 Nelson Road. Enjoy lion dancing, kung fu and qigong demonstrations, Chinese music and food, and much more. This event is free.
Affordable Housing: What's Your Opinion?
The city council-appointed Workforce Housing Task Force would like your thoughts on the need for affordable housing in Longmont. Too much, too little, just enough? Visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/cdbg/htf/workfrce_tf.htm by February 24 to take a 7-minute survey and let your opinion be known.
Have a Heart for the Homeless
During February the Longmont Police Department will be helping the HOPE organization collect vital survival supplies for the homeless in our community. Donations can be placed in the bin in the lobby of the Safety & Justice building at 225 Kimbark St. For more information and a list of the most-needed items, visit www.ci.longmont.co.us/police.
Historic Longmont Symposium on February 23
The Longmont Historic Preservation Commission invites the public to a symposium on “Historic Longmont: It’s Everyone’s Story” from 9:30 am to 1 pm on Saturday, February 23, at the Longmont Museum, 400 Quail Road. Speakers include representatives of the History Colorado Center in Denver, the Denver Public Library, and Longmont’s History and Mystery Tour. To RSVP contact Julie Conde at 303-651-8764 or firstname.lastname@example.org.
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