Notifications

Please review our notifications below. 

November 19, 2020

 

The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below.  

Events:

  • Field of Honor Flag Pickup: Thank you to everyone that attended and participated in the Field of Honor! If you ordered a flag, please pick it up from the Fort Lupton Recreation Center this week.

  • Small Business Saturday - Week of Deals! - The City of Fort Lupton and the Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce are hosting Small Business Saturday - Week of Deals in Fort Lupton on November 28th! Keep an eye out in your mailbox for the Small Business Passport that will list all the deals! More information can be found at www.fortluptonco.gov/smallbusinesssaturday

  • Winterfest 2020: Winterfest 2020 is going to be winter-ful! Join us on December 5th at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. There will be Chili-to-go, Snowball Softball Tournament, Family Portraits, 5k Walk/Run. There is sure to be something fun for everyone! For more information or to register visit: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/Winterfest

 

Coronavirus Quick Links:  

 

Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   

  • The lower fitness area will be closed on Friday, November 20th beginning at 7:30 am due to the floor being replaced.

  • The entire facility will be closed from Thursday, November 26th  through Sunday, November 29th.

  • Learn about the Fort Lupton Recreation Center’s guidelines, our updated fitness classes, and more as we continue to re-open. https://www.fortluptonco.gov/885/Recreation-Center-Updates-Re-opening-Inf  

  • Check out our updated fitness classes and our new boot camp and holiday challenge at: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/174/Fitness

  • Grab and enjoy your senior luncheons on the go. Pick up Mondays at noon at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. Reservations are required by Thursday before noon. 303-857-4200 ext. 6166. 


Fort Lupton City Museum

  • Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9 AM -3 PM.


Job Openings:

View all City of Fort Lupton career opportunities at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton?  


Fort Lupton Public & School Library Announcements: 

  • Santa is Coming!- Sign up to share your wishes with Santa on Saturday, December 5. Call 303-857-7180 to register for this event!

  • Nutrition Trends- Keto? Paleo? Gluten-free? Get ready to explore current trends and claims here!

  • Library Closures- The library will be closed beginning Wednesday, November 25 at 5 pm through Friday, November 27. We will reopen Saturday, November 28 at 9 am.

  • Take & Make Crafts- Crafts for all ages! Check out our latest kits for pickup here.  

  • Free 1:1 Online Tutoring- We want to support you this school year. Find our education resources here


November 12, 2020


The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below. 


Events:

  • Field of Honor-ENDING Saturday, November 14th: We are honored and privileged to announce the Field of Honor 2020. The display will be available from November 7th -14th. For more information please visit, https://www.healingfield.org/event/fortluptonco20/#1563560368251-cbd9f67e-a3e5 
  • Fly Your Flag: We are so excited to have The Field of Honor®️ flag display here in Fort Lupton. We encourage our residents and businesses to also fly their flags and help us show our appreciation and paint the town red, white and blue. To learn more about The Field of Honor®️ flag display visit: https://www.healingfield.org/event/fortluptonco20/
  • Small Business Saturday - Week of Deals! - The City of Fort Lupton and the Fort Lupton Chamber of Commerce are hosting Small Business Saturday - Week of Deals in Fort Lupton on November 28th! Businesses can sign up now by visiting our website at www.fortluptonco.gov/smallbusinesssaturday Registration for businesses closes on November 15, 2020.
  • Winterfest 2020: Winterfest 2020 is going to be winter-ful! Join us on December 5th at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. There will be Chili-to-go, Snowball Softball Tournament, Family Portraits, 5k Walk/Run. There is sure to be something fun for everyone! For more information or to register visit: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/Winterfest

 

Road Closure: There is an upcoming road closure at CR8 approximately ½ mile west of Hwy 85. This will be closed only for 11/17/2020 for adding a conveyor bridge.


Coronavirus Quick Links:  

 

Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   


Fort Lupton City Museum

  • Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9 AM -3 PM.


Job Openings:

View all City of Fort Lupton career opportunities at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton?  

  • Administrative Assistant - Planning



Fort Lupton Public & School Library Announcements: 

  • Santa is Coming!- Sign up to share your wishes with Santa on Saturday, December 5. Register for the virtual event beginning November 18.
  • Virtual Community Art Show- View local art here through Friday, November 20.
  • Library Closures- The library will be closed beginning Wednesday, November 25 at 5 pm through Friday, November 27. We will reopen Saturday, November 28 at 9 am.
  • Take & Make Crafts- Crafts for all ages! Check out our latest kits for pickup here
  • Free 1:1 Online Tutoring- We want to support you this school year. Find our education resources here



November 5, 2020



The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below. 

Events:

  • Winterfest 2020: Winterfest 2020 is going to be winter-ful! Join us on December 5th at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. There will be Chili-to-go, Snowball Softball Tournament, Family Portraits, 5k Walk/Run. There is sure to be something fun for everyone! For more information or to register visit: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/Winterfest

 

Coronavirus Quick Links:  


Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   


Fort Lupton City Museum


  • Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9 AM -3 PM.

Job Openings:

View all City of Fort Lupton career opportunities at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton?  

  • Part Time Library Page


Fort Lupton Public & School Library Announcements: 


  • Virtual Community Art Show- View local art here beginning tomorrow, November 6!
  • Library Closure- The library will be closed Wednesday, November 11. We will reopen Thursday, November 12 at 9 am.
  • Job Opening- We are hiring! Apply here by November 8 to be a Part-Time Library Page.
  • Free 1:1 Online Tutoring- We want to support you this school year. Find our education resources here
  • Job Resources- Find resume assistance, education, and more here.

November 2, 2020

 

November 2020 Newsletter

Please know your health and safety is our top priority. We are excited to serve our community as we continue to reopen the recreation center! Thank you for your understanding and patience.

Events:

  • Announcing: Winterfest! Dinner to go, a softball tournament, free family portraits, and our annual 5K walk/run.  Save the date of Saturday, December 5th! Visit www.fortluptonco.gov/winterfest to learn more.

Closures:

  • The recreation center will be closed on November 26th and 27th in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday.
  • The spa and pool will be closed due to construction from November 26th through December.

Quick Links:

General Information: 

  • Reserving Your Workout Time: Guests MUST RESERVE their time online to use the facility. Health questions will be asked during your reservation request. Click here to reserve your gym time. Temperature checks will be completed upon entry and due to Governor Polis’ order, masks are required to enter the facility.  We also ask guests to social distance themselves and to bring their own water bottle. Drinking fountains are closed except for bottle stations.
  • General Public Hours of Operation: Mondays, Wednesdays, Fridays from 5 am-8 pm. Tuesday & Thursday 7 am-8 pm and Saturdays from 8 am-4 pm. Sunday’s from 12pm – 4pm.
    1. SPECIAL HOURS: On Tuesdays & Thursdays from 5-7:15 am, the rec center will be reserved for seniors, those that are pregnant, or have underlying medical conditions. To reserve your spot in this timeframe, please call 720-466-6160.
  • Age Restrictions: Normal age restrictions continue to apply. 6 years and under must have direct supervision by someone 12 years and older. 7 years to 9 years may use the facility with someone 12 years and over in the facility.  10 years and over may use the facility without supervision.  13-14 years may use the weight room with direct supervision of a parent.  15 years and older may use the weight room alone.  ALL USERS OF THE REC CENTER MUST HAVE A RESERVATION.
  • Gymnasium Information: We ask all users of the gym to please bring their own ball or equipment at this time.  Pickleball courts are available by reservation in the mornings.  Volleyball/Basketball is available by reservation in the afternoons.   
  • Rentals: Rooms can be rented at a 50% capacity or a max size of 50 people depending on the space being rented. Groups will be required to social distance.  We are still not accepting shelter rentals, but they are open on a first come, first serve basis.
  • Swimming Pool: Mornings will be reserved for lap swim & water walking, and water fitness. The afternoons will now be available for reserved & limited open swim with a maximum of 25 people utilizing the space at one time.    You must reserve your time online. We are asking pool users to please come dressed in their swimming suit.  Locker Room use is limited due to social distancing standards. The fee is either a daily admission or a membership. Private Pool Rentals are still available on Saturday mornings.   These will be a charge at $50 for each group. Max group size of 12. You can also click here to check out our modified swim lessons schedule.
  • Continued Closures: The teen room is not available currently.
  • Drop in Child Care is now available as a registration.  Drop-Ins will not be accepted.  The fee is $9/ week (Monday, Wednesday, Friday) or $6/week (Tuesday, Thursday).   8:45am – 11am.

Active Adults:

  • Foot Care Clinic for Seniors - Our next Senior Foot Care Clinic will be on Wednesday, November 25th. Call and schedule your appointment today! (303) 857-4200
  • The senior lunch program will continue Mondays from 12:00-12:30 pm as a pickup/drive thru basis. Reservations are required by the Thursday before. Call 303-857-4200 ext. 6166 to reserve yours today!
  • Silver Sneaker Yoga will be on Friday’s from 9am-9:45am and 10am-10:45am.
  • Our Silver Sneaker Classic class is on Monday’s from 9am – 9:45am.

Fitness Schedule:

Sports:

Visit https://www.fortluptonco.gov/163/Parks-Recreation for more information on any of the above items. 


October 29, 2020

The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below.   


Special Announcement: City of Fort Lupton Grant Fund Application Phase Two
Applications will be available for residents until tomorrow, October 30th at entrances of the Fort Lupton Police Department (next to City Hall), Fort Lupton Public & School Library, and the Fort Lupton Recreation Center.  IF WE RECEIVED AN APPLICATION FROM YOUR ADDRESS IN SEPTEMBER, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS GRANT.  Please visit www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more.


Events:


  • Scarecrow Competition: This October, the City of Fort Lupton, Historic Preservation Board, and Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce the first-ever Fort Lupton Scarecrow competition. Voting will take place online through tomorrow, October 30, 2020, and is open to the public. Prizes will be awarded for the First, Second, and Third Place winners of both the Business and Household Categories. Winners will be announced on October 31, 2020: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/921/Scarecrow-Competition 
  • Trick or Treat Street 2020: A family fun event at the Fort Lupton High School! Drive-thru in your car and let our sponsors hand candy to your trick or treaters. Enter the event from Hwy 52 by turning South on S. Fulton to turn East on Kahill Street. Officers will be present to direct traffic. To view a map or for more information please visit: http://fortluptonchamber.org/ 
  • Field of Honor: We are honored and privileged to announce the Field of Honor 2020. The display will be available from November 7th -14th. For more information or if you are interested in sponsoring a flag or the event please visit, https://www.healingfield.org/event/fortluptonco20/#1563560368251-cbd9f67e-a3e5 

 

Coronavirus Quick Links:  

2020 Census:  


It’s not too late. You can still respond to the 2020 Census online, by phone, or by mail. If a census taker comes to your home, please cooperate. Your community needs your response as this determines how billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. For more information visit: https://2020census.gov/en.html  

Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   


Fort Lupton City Museum

o Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9 AM -3 PM.

Job Openings:

View all City of Fort Lupton career opportunities at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton?  

  • Part Time Library Page

Fort Lupton Public & School Library Announcements: 

  • Adult Book Club (11/3) – We have online and in-person options for book club this month. Call to register: 303-857-7180.
  • Virtual Community Art Show- View the Art Show here starting November 6!
  • Take & Make Kits- We are creating craft kits for you to take and make at home. Find our upcoming craft kits here!
  • Job Resources- Find resume assistance, education, and more here.
  • Homeschooling & Remote Learning- We want to support you this school year. Find our education resources here


October 22, 2020

  

The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below.   


Special Announcement: City of Fort Lupton Grant Fund Application Phase Two
Applications will be available for residents from October 21st-30th at entrances of the Fort Lupton Police Department (next to City Hall), Fort Lupton Public & School Library, and the Fort Lupton Recreation Center.  IF WE RECEIVED AN APPLICATION FROM YOUR ADDRESS IN SEPTEMBER, YOU ARE NOT ELIGIBLE FOR THIS GRANT.  Please visit www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more.

 

Events:

Scarecrow Competition: This October, the City of Fort Lupton, Historic Preservation Board, and Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce the first-ever Fort Lupton Scarecrow competition. Voting will take place online through October 30, 2020, and is open to the public. Prizes will be awarded for the First, Second, and Third Place winners of both the Business and Household Categories. Winners will be announced on October 31, 2020.: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/921/Scarecrow-Competition 

National First Responder Day, October 28th: We hope you will join us in supporting our Fort Lupton First Responders. Here are ways you can participate: 

· Chalk your driveways to thank our first responders. 

· Post thank you signs in your windows whether a home or business. 

· Tag them on social media in a family or business team with a thank-you video. 

· Display colored ribbons or flags. 

· Wave or give a thumbs up when you see any of our first responders. 

Trick or Treat Street 2020: A family fun event at the Fort Lupton High School! Drive-thru in your car and let our sponsors hand candy to your trick or treaters. Enter the event from Hwy 52 by turning South on S. Fulton to turn East on Kahill Street. Officers will be present to direct traffic. To view a map or for more information please visit: http://fortluptonchamber.org/ 

Field of Honor: We are honored and privileged to announce the Field of Honor 2020. The display will be available from November 7th -14th. For more information or if you are interested in sponsoring a flag or the event please visit, https://www.healingfield.org/event/fortluptonco20/#1563560368251-cbd9f67e-a3e5 

 

Coronavirus Quick Links:  

o  Fort Lupton Informationhttps://www.fortluptonco.gov/860/Coronavirus-Information  

o  Weld County Informationhttps://www.weldgov.com/departments/health_and_environment/2019_novel_coronavirus  

o  State of Colorado Informationhttps://covid19.colorado.gov/  

  

2020 Census:  

o The Census is now visiting every household that has not already responded to make sure they are counted. If you haven’t responded yet, it’s not too late. You can still respond online, by phone, or by mail. If a census taker comes to your home, please cooperate. Your community needs your response. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. That funding shapes many different aspects of every community, no matter the size, no matter the location. For more information visit: https://2020census.gov/en.html  

 

Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   

o Learn about the Fort Lupton Recreation Center’s guidelines, our updated fitness classes, and more as we continue to reopen. Don’t forget that you can reserve pool time too! https://www.fortluptonco.gov/885/Recreation-Center-Updates-Re-opening-Inf  

o Grab and enjoy your senior luncheons on the go. Pick up Mondays at noon at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. Reservations are required by Thursday before noon. 303-857-4200 ext. 6166.  

o Don't forget to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with recreation news! https://www.facebook.com/FortLuptonRecreationCenter/  https://www.instagram.com/fortluptonrecreationcenter/  

Fort Lupton City Museum

o Museum hours are Wednesdays, Thursdays, and Fridays from 9 AM -3 PM.

Job Openings:  

View all City of Fort Lupton career opportunities at, https://www.governmentjobs.com/careers/fortlupton?  

  • Public Works Maintenance Worker

 

Fort Lupton Public & School Library Announcements: 

Virtual Art Show- Applications are closing tomorrow, October 23! Submit your work here

  • Food For Fines – Bring in non-perishable food items to remove your fines/fees (up to $70). October 10-24 | 1 item = $1
  • ONE BOOK Colorado- Every four year old in the State of Colorado will receive a free book October 13-24. Stop in to get yours!
  • Spooky Glow Lanterns – Get this Teen Take & Make Kit 10/26-10/31! Call 303-857-7180 to put your kit on hold beginning 10/26.
  • Homeschooling & Remote Learning- Find our education resources here.


October 15, 2020

  

The City of Fort Lupton, Colorado Weekly Notification  

Visit our website at www.fortluptonco.gov to learn more about any of the information below.   


Events:

Scarecrow Competition: This October, the City of Fort Lupton, Historic Preservation Board, and Chamber of Commerce are excited to announce the first-ever Fort Lupton Scarecrow competition. Voting will take place online through October 30, 2020 and is open to the public. Prizes will be awarded for the First, Second, and Third Place winners of both the Business and Household Categories. Winners will be announced on October 31, 2020.: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/921/Scarecrow-Competition

National First Responder Day, October 28th: We hope you will join us in supporting our Fort Lupton First Responders. Here are ways you can participate: 

· Chalk your driveways to thank our first responders. 

· Post thank you signs in your windows whether a home or business. 

· Tag them in social media in a family or business team with thank-you video. 

· Display colored ribbons or flags. 

· Wave or give a thumbs up when you see any of our first responders. 

Trick or Treat Street 2020: A family fun event at the Fort Lupton High School! Drive-thru in your car and let our sponsors hand candy to your trick or treaters. Enter the event from Hwy 52 by turning South on S. Fulton to turn East on Kahill Street. Officers will be present to direct traffic. To view a map or for more information please visit: http://fortluptonchamber.org/ 

Field of Honor: We are honored and privileged to announce the Field of Honor 2020. The display will be available from November 7th -14th. For more information or if you are interested in sponsoring a flag or the event please visit, https://www.healingfield.org/event/fortluptonco20/#1563560368251-cbd9f67e-a3e5 

  

Coronavirus Quick Links:  

o  Fort Lupton Information: https://www.fortluptonco.gov/860/Coronavirus-Information  

o  Weld County Information: https://www.weldgov.com/departments/health_and_environment/2019_novel_coronavirus  

o  State of Colorado Information: https://covid19.colorado.gov/  

  

2020 Census:  

o By now, most of the country has responded to the census. The Census is now visiting every household that has not already responded to make sure they are counted. If you haven’t responded yet, it’s not too late. You can still respond online, by phone, or by mail. If a census taker comes to your home, please cooperate. Your community needs your response. The results of the 2020 Census will help determine how hundreds of billions of dollars in federal funding flow into communities every year for the next decade. That funding shapes many different aspects of every community, no matter the size, no matter the location. For more information visit: https://2020census.gov/en.html  

 

Fort Lupton Recreation Center:   

o  Learn about the Fort Lupton Recreation Center’s guidelines, our updated fitness classes, and more as we continue to reopen. Don’t forget that you can reserve pool time too! https://www.fortluptonco.gov/885/Recreation-Center-Updates-Re-opening-Inf  

o  Grab and enjoy your senior luncheons on the go. Pick up Mondays at noon at the Fort Lupton Recreation Center. Reservations are required by Thursday before noon. 303-857-4200 ext. 6166.  

o  Don't forget to follow us on Facebook and Instagram to stay updated with recreation news! https://www.facebook.com/FortLuptonRecreationCenter/  https://www.instagram