Welcome to West Lafayette, Indiana

Welcome to West Lafayette, home of Purdue University. We’re home to famous travelers like Amelia Earhart and Neil Armstrong. We’re home to historic neighborhoods and iconic restaurants like Harry’s Chocolate Shop, Triple XXX Restaurant, and Bruno’s that have delighted Boilermakers for generations. We’re home to Purdue Research Park and game-changing industries with vision, resources, and talent to take us into tomorrow. Voted among the safest and healthiest cities in the nation, we’re home to beautiful parks and miles of scenic walking and bike trails. Whether you’re here for a Big Ten athletic event, a degree, a street festival, or a great meal, welcome to our home!     

Effective September 6, 2021, All City Public bodies will resume entirely virtual meetings. Due to the resurgence of COVID-19, all public meetings related to city affairs will be held virtually to continue our work safely. State law allows fully virtual meetings as long as the Governor Emergency Order stays in effect.