Lafayette renews sheriff's contract
The council also approved use of a vacant lot for a community garden.
The lot is eventually intended to house a new community center or fire hall, City Administrator Preston Polasek said, but a community garden seemed like “a good interim use.” The city hopes to have the site prepared in time for use this summer, he said.
An ordinance renewing the city’s franchise agreement with Sprint was tabled until June at Sprint’s request. The council also plans then to renew its franchise agreement with Comcast for another 10 years.