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  1. Chickens

    Allowing one of two chickens in people's home backyards would be beneficial in many ways. Limiting the number (maybe 2-4?) would insure containment. No roosters would keep noise down. Most progressive...

    Aug 7, 2016 by eggs for lafayette (5 points)

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  2. They should have recycling for apartments

    Currently, only single households have recycling pick up, and apartments and multi-unit rentals don't. However, many people in apartments want to recycle, and having recycling bins and pick ups for...

    Jun 9, 2016 by Julia Thompson (5 points)

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  3. Improve bike lanes throughout the city

    Improve bike lanes throughout the city, particularly in high commuter areas to reduce auto pollution, increase community exercise, and to offer safer travel for cyclists.

    Jul 14, 2016 by Alexander Colbow (8 points)

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  4. crime

    Take a look at the removal of the nativity scene - 10 commandments from the courthouse lawn to the spike in our city's crime, Violent crime rate in 2013 Lafayette: 306.4 U.S. Average: 203.3 ...

    Feb 17, 2016 by Jon Stacey Sr (5 points)

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    I appreciate the City of Lafayette and am so thankful for all you do.

    Jul 29, 2016 by Penny Herbert (5 points)

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  6. Having landlords use containers when they empty rental property

    When landlords empty their rental property, it is currently acceptable practices to pile it all on the property, (or wherever it lands). I feel that they landlords should be required to hire a hauling...

    Aug 16, 2016 by Kevin Osborn (5 points)

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  7. Create more recreational activities for adults

    There is a lack of recreational activities for adults. After doing research I have discovered multiple slow pitch softball leagues and basketball leagues but I believe we need to add adult flag...

    May 1, 2017 by Cshaw79 (5 points)

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  8. Traffic Cams.

    With all the accidents and running of red lights I have seen on the stretch of road between sagamore parkway and 65, maybe there should be traffic cams. This would help police, insurance companies,...

    Jul 17, 2017 by Dawn Davis (5 points)

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  9. Additional Parking Urgently Needed!

    I have moved to the downtown area recently and, to my dismay, discovered that it is impossible to sign up for permanent parking in any of the existing structures. They are all fully booked. Nor do...

    Sep 1, 2017 by J. G. (5 points)

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  10. Adult swim times at Tropicanoe

    I love the water walking programs, but we cannot actually swim in the pools. Many times, I wish I could go to the pool, but there are so many children around, it gets chaotic and it's not the...

    Aug 3, 2016 by Sandra Wood (5 points)

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  11. Upgrade Kennedy Park in south Lafayette

    I would like to suggest an upgrade to Kennedy Park on Sequoya Drive in Lafayette. As it sits, there have been no upgrades since the 80's. I would suggest a playground, a swingset, tables/benches,...

    Mar 9, 2016 by Angel Hampton Slate (5 points)

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  12. too many road constructions going at one time

    It would be nice if only a very few road projects were going on at a time. It is a real hassle going anywhere in Lafayette. How long is the mess going to go on?

    May 6, 2016 by Linda Huddleston-Head (5 points)

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