Lafayette gives Estes Park a big hand in flood cleanup

There are 2 comments on the Estes Park Trail-Gazette story from Oct 14, 2013, titled Lafayette gives Estes Park a big hand in flood cleanup. In it, Estes Park Trail-Gazette reports that:

In the two weeks following last month's devastating floods, half a dozen employees of the Lafayette Public Works Department made the harrowing trip to their beleaguered neighbor to the north and dedicated themselves full time to working in the dirt so that the community could get back on its feet.

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jesus

Littleton, CO

#1 Oct 15, 2013
There's more to this story than is being revealed. Town Manager of Lafayette, Gary Klaphake, was not only the Town Manager of Estes Park but also owns/owned a condo in Estes as well. There is a reason he 'volunteered' his workers to 'help'.
Lilomet

Boulder, CO

#2 Oct 15, 2013
I have nothing against helping Estes Park, all good. But I don't understand why Lafayette is not helping it's own people by Coal Creek that were hit pretty bad. When you call the city, they tell you you are on your own and if you want to get rid of some debris, you have to haul it to Boulder, because they have no place for it. I am not really impressed with that.

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