An expedition, headed by Major Stephen H. Long, explored the area's St. Vrain River valley in 1820. The word "Longmont" is a combination of his name and "mont" from the French word for mountain.
Longmont City Council meetings can be seen every Tuesday at 7 pm at LongmontChannel.com.
Additional video can be seen on Longmont’s YouTube channel.
Longmont’s Annual Report to the Community provides a concise summary of the City’s recent accomplishments and offers a roadmap for a more resilient and prosperous community.
NextLight™, the community-owned high-speed fiber-optic network, has soared into the spotlight with its gigabit service to homes and businesses. In 2015, Ookla Speedtest named NextLight the fastest ISP in the nation, with a five-star customer satisfaction rating.
Whether registering for recreation classes, paying your utility bill or filing business sales taxes, Longmont provides many online service options 24 hours a day/ 7 days a week.