Longmont is a diverse, multicultural and welcoming city, one in which it's easy for people to make connections, do business, and to thrive as part of the community. As home to many customs and cultures, it's easy for residents and visitors to find fellowship with others of similar backgrounds and to explore and join in traditions that are new or foreign. The many nonprofit, civic and cultural organizations of Longmont welcome new people to become involved, and there is opportunity to find others with whom to share almost any interest.
Our mission is to enhance the quality of life for those who live in, work in, or visit our community.
The City of Longmont is a values-driven organization. When every employee lives by and is accountable for the values listed below, Longmont will be the best municipal organization in the world. Let’s do it!:
13 Vital City Attributes – Shared, Individual and Organizational
INDIVIDUAL EMPLOYEES AND THE ORGANIZATION are equally responsible for demonstrating these vital behaviors and actions:
ALL EMPLOYEES are responsible for demonstrating these vital behaviors and actions:
THE ORGANIZATION has a lead role in establishing systems that support these vital behaviors and actions:
Longmont, Colorado is located along the northern Front Range in Boulder and Weld counties and encompasses approximately 30 square miles. With more than 300 days of sunshine, more than 1,500 acres of parks and open space, and a spectacular vista of the Rocky Mountains Longmont is perfect for outdoor enthusiasts. Longmont sits at an elevation of 4,979 feet above sea level. Longmont is home to over 97,000 residents, as well as, several high-tech companies and a vibrant restaurant scene. It is conveniently located 37 miles from Denver, 16 miles from Boulder and 30 miles from Rocky Mountain National Park.