News Flash

Posted on: May 16, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of May 16, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Options for participation in hybrid meetings can be found on the City's Public Participation for Hybrid Meetings webpage and below:

  1. Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message fo...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 13, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of May 16, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 11, 2022

Join Us for a Community Meeting on May 18

May 18 Community Mtg Graphic

The City of Grand Junction invites community members to attend a Community Meeting at Fire Station No. 6, located at 729 27 Road, on Wednesday, May 18 from noon to 1:30 p.m. Lunch will be provided to attendees!

This meeting is an opportunity for community ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of May 9, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

Community Update on Cannabis Regulations

City Hall Sign

The voters approved referred measures 2A and 2B at the City election on April 6, 2021. The approval of those measures provides the City Council with an opportunity to establish tax rates and regulations for the retail cannabis industry in Grand Junction. ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 6, 2022

River Trail Closure and Detour Route

detour map

City of Grand Junction crews will stabilize a small portion of the bank adjacent to the Riverfront Trail between Broadway and the Ice Rink early next week. This work will help protect the slope from further degradation and potential failure and help prote...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 5, 2022

New President of the Council and President Pro Tem Selected

Anna and Abe

During the regular City Council meeting on the evening of May 4, 2022, a new President of the Council and President Pro Tem of the Council were selected by the members of City Council. These positions are commonly referred to as Mayor and Mayor Pro Tem.

Fo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 4, 2022

Ribbon Cutting for the Lincoln Park Stadium Renovation

Baseball stadium bleachers renovation

The City of Grand Junction, in close partnership with the Junior College World Series (Grand Junction Baseball Committee), Colorado Mesa University, and Mesa County Valley School District 51, is excited to announce the ribbon cutting for the major renovat...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Historic Preservation Month: People Saving Places

historic preservation day flyer

The National Trust for Historic Preservation and History Colorado celebrates Archaeology and Historic Preservation Month in May of each year to recognize our rich local, state, and national heritage. The theme for this year is “People Saving Pla...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 3, 2022

Horizon Drive Road Closure Starting May 3

Horizon Drive Street Closure

Beginning 6:30 p.m. Tuesday, May 3, Horizon Drive will be closed from the east of the 12th Street roundabout to Budlong Street during the nights (6:30 p.m. to 7 a.m.) for utility construction work for nearby private development.

Access will remain open to ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 2, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of May 2, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Options for participation in hybrid meetings can be found on the City's Public Participation for Hybrid Meetings webpage and below:

  1. Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail m...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 29, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of May 2, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 28, 2022

Coffee with the City Manager Returns May 6

Graphic colored green with coffee beans and cups as features with information about the event

The City of Grand Junction invites you to join City Manager Greg Caton and special guest, Public Works Director Trent Prall, for coffee and conversation! Community members are invited to attend and engage in meaningful dialogue. 

Coffee is schedul...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 26, 2022

Westlake Skate Park Mural Painting Program

Westlake Skate Park

The Westlake Skate Park will be closed from Saturday, April 26 through Friday, April 29 for mural painting as part of the annual Skate Park Mural Program. On April 30, the park will reopen, and the City of Grand Junction invites community members to the S...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 22, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of April 25, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 21, 2022

Grand Junction Arbor Day Celebration and Southwest Arbor Fest

Arbor Fest

The City of Grand Junction Parks & Recreation Department is excited to celebrate Arbor Day by hosting the 19th annual Southwest Arbor Day Festival this Saturday, April 23. Arbor Day activities will kick off at 9 a.m. with two elements: the popular fre...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 18, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of April 18, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Community members have options for participating in meetings virtually:

  • Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the City Council Meeting. Please ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 15, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of April 18, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 12, 2022

2022 Community Meeting Series

three people talking

The City of Grand Junction invites all community members to attend the 2022 Community Meeting Series. Throughout the years, the City has been successful in utilizing these meetings to gather input from community members and to communicate current projects...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Spring Hydrant Flushing Begins April 18

Crews conducting hydrant flushing operations

As part of a program that began in 1993 to assure the highest quality drinking water, the City of Grand Junction Water Services Division will begin spring hydrant flushing on Tuesday, April 18. The process will take approximately two weeks.

There are 1,008...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 11, 2022

Grand Junction Arbor Day Seedling Delivery

Seedlings

Back by popular demand, the City of Grand Junction is celebrating Arbor Day with tree seedling deliveries. Starting at 11:00 a.m. on Tuesday, April 12, Grand Junction residents will have the opportunity to request up to two seedlings online at www.gjcity....

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of Monday April 11, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only    ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Community Update on Cannabis Regulations

City Hall Sign

At the April 6, 2022, regular meeting, City Council adopted Ordinance No. 5064 related to including certain cannabis use licenses and regulations in the Grand Junction Municipal Code (GJMC), and Ordinance No. 5065, which articulates the uses of the specia...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 8, 2022

Weed Abatement Program Update

Weeds

Prior to 2022, the City’s weed abatement program was operated by both the Parks & Recreation and Public Works departments. This year, maintenance of weeds in concrete and asphalt areas, including medians and right-of-way where foliage should...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 7, 2022

Upper Colorado River Interagency to conduct prescribed burn in Palisade Watershed

forest of trees and lake

The Upper Colorado River Interagency Fire Management Unit, in coordination with the Town of Palisade, will conduct a prescribed fire on the slope of the Grand Mesa within the Town of Palisade Watershed as conditions allow. The Bureau of Land Management pl...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 4, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of April 4, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Residents have options for participating in meetings virtually:

  1. Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the City Council Meeting. Please specify ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 4, 2022

City of Grand Junction Supports 2022 Mayor’s Challenge for Water Conservation

bell peppers and cartoon gnome

The City of Grand Junction announced its commitment to water conservation during a regular meeting of the City Council on March 16 by proclaiming the month of April as Water Conservation Month in the City of Grand Junction. Mayor Chuck McDaniel, with the ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 1, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of April 4, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • A detour route will be in place
  • An...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 31, 2022

aRT – Art on the Riverfront Trail

aRT Riverfront Trail

The Art on the Riverfront Trail (aRT) program is back in 2022. This program is a biannual mural program aimed at improving the artistic experience for users of the trail.

aRT is spearheaded by the Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture and the River...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 30, 2022

Redlands Roundabout Project Update

Redlands Roundabout Rendering

In early 2020, a public meeting was held at Redlands Middle School regarding public art in the Redlands Parkway/C340 roundabout where approximately 110 attendees reviewed 8 concepts. The majority of attendees supported the theme of Bighorn Sheep to celebr...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 28, 2022

Annual Spring Clean-Up Program Begins the Week of April 4

truck with loader

The City of Grand Junction’s annual Spring Clean-Up program begins the week of April 4. For residential properties inside City limits located north of North Avenue, pick-up starts Monday, April 4. Pick-up for properties inside City limits located south of...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 25, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic For the Week of Monday, March 28, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • Detour route will be i...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 18, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic For the Week of Monday, March 21, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only      ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 14, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of March 14, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Residents have options for participating in meetings virtually:

  1. Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the City Council Meeting. Please specify ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 11, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the week of March 14, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 4, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the week of March 7, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will be in place...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 28, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of February 28, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Residents have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the City Council Meeting. Please speci...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 25, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of February 28, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only      ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 18, 2022

City of Grand Junction Acquires Grand Junction Curbside Recycling Indefinitely (GJ CRI)

Recycling Building

At a regular meeting on February 16, 2022, City Council approved a contract for the City to purchase Curbside Recycling Indefinitely, Inc. (GJ CRI), the curbside recycling program currently contracted by the City. The founders and previous owners, Steve an...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 18, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the week of February 21, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will be in place
  • An...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

Reminder: Community Recreation Center Survey Closes February 21, 2022

Survey

A letter regarding a statistically valid survey for a potential Community Recreation Center in Grand Junction was mailed to a random selection of Grand Junction registered voters at the beginning of February. Since then, all selected residents with a vali...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 17, 2022

City Looks forward to 2022: A Look Ahead

City Hall Exterior

The City of Grand Junction is now solidly into 2022 and is excited about the year ahead. In 2022, the City has planned new and expanded projects and programs as prescribed by City Council’s adopted budget. This includes projects and investments focused on...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

City Reflects on 2021: Year in Review

CanyonViewPark4

As the City of Grand Junction enters the early part of 2022, we are taking a moment to reflect on our experience in 2021. While the past year has come with many challenges, they have not hindered the ability to continue to meet the needs of the community ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 16, 2022

Schedule for City Services and Office Closures for Presidents’ Day

Presidents Day

City of Grand Junction offices will be closed on Monday, February 21 in observance of Presidents’ Day. City trash and recycling pickup service will be on the regular schedule with no delay.

Monday will also be a parking meter holiday. If you are planning a...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 15, 2022

Plan Your Summer with Grand Junction Parks and Recreation’s Summer Camps

Front cover of the 2022 summer camp guide

Summer is right around the corner and Grand Junction Parks & Recreation is gearing up for the season with the Summer Camp Guide, available online at www.gjpr.org/summercamp

The guide provides all the information families need before Summer C...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 14, 2022

Lincoln Park Stadium Renovation Update

stadium

Update

The General Contractor for the Lincoln Park Stadium Renovation project, Shaw Construction, confirmed that additional steel needed for the project will be delivered on Monday, February 14. This steel will replace that which was damaged in the crane i...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 14, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of February 14, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to the public. Residents have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the City Council Meeting. Please speci...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 11, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the week of February 14, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

North Avenue Sanitary Sewer Improvement Project

  • Monday, February 14 only
  • Intermittent westbound lane closures between 2nd Street and 16th Street
  • Expect delays

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Projec...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 4, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the week of February 7, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road Bridge Replacement Project

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 ½ Road only
  • Detour route will be i...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

City Sees Results from Street Maintenance Investments

construction equipment

The City of Grand Junction has invested $28 million in street maintenance since voters approved 2017 measure 2B. The City has used a variety of different street maintenance treatments based on the condition of roadway over the last four years.

Funding in 2...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 3, 2022

Community Recreation Center Survey

Survey

At the beginning of February, the City of Grand Junction mailed a letter to a random selection of Grand Junction registered voters informing them that they are invited to participate in a statistically valid survey regarding a potential Community Recreati...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 1, 2022

City Finds Success in Grant Awards

City Hall covered in snow

The City of Grand Junction is grateful to fund a portion of its operations through grants offered to local governments by our state and federal partners. The City funds the services it provides to residents through the annual budget process. Throughout th...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 31, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of January 31, 2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Lincoln Park Stadium Renovation Update

stadium

Update:

As of Friday January 28, the project’s General Contractor, Shaw Construction, indicated the structural steel needed to replace the material damaged in the crane incident is projected to arrive onsite between February 21 & February 25....

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 28, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of January 31, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 25, 2022

Lincoln Park Stadium Renovation Update

Suplizio Stadium

On Wednesday, January 19, 2022, a crane that was erecting structural steel for the new bleachers at Suplizio Field failed and fell onto the newly constructed steel structure and field. The cause of the crane failure is still under investigation. All prope...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 21, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of January 24, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 20, 2022

City Economic Development Investments Strengthening the Local Economy

city hall exterior

With the start of the new year, the City of Grand Junction is planning to focus on economic recovery from early COVID-19 pandemic conditions. The City would like to highlight how its economic development investments have helped to strengthen the local eco...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 18, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of 1/17/2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

City Partners with Colorado Mesa University on 12th Street Pedestrian Safety Improvements

12 Street Graphic

The City of Grand Junction and Colorado Mesa University (CMU) are working together to continue to create a safer pedestrian and traffic environment around the university’s campus. Providing safe routes for pedestrians is important for the City when develo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 14, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of January 17, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

Career Opportunities at Grand Junction Parks & Recreation

We're Hiring

Make a difference in your community by joining the Grand Junction Parks & Recreation team. Grand Junction Parks & Recreation is hiring various positions from lifeguards, event staff, horticulturists, urban foresters, summer camp counselors, and mo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 13, 2022

North Avenue Sewer Improvement Project – Traffic Impact For Monday, January 17

North Ave Roadwork

In April, the Colorado Department of Transportation (CDOT) will be performing pavement overlay and media replacement operations on North Avenue from 1st Street to 30 Road. In preparation for this project, the City of Grand Junction has hired United Compan...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

City Offices Closed Monday in Observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day

MLK Day Graphic

City of Grand Junction offices will be closed on Monday, January 17th, in observance of Martin Luther King, Jr. Day. 

City trash and GJCRI recycling pickup service will be on the regular schedule with no delay. Monday will also be a parking meter ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 11, 2022

Ribbon Cutting Event at 910 Main Street

910 Main St. Ribbon Cutting

1/18/2022 UPDATE: Due to concern for the safety of the public and our employees in light of COVID-19 cases in the community, we have decided to postpone Thursday's ribbon cutting at 910 Main Street.

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The City of Grand Junction invites the comm...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 10, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of 1/10/2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

In an effort to increase transparency and accessibility to the public, tonight’s City Council Workshop is being held at the City Hall Auditorium, located at 250 N. 5th Street. Residents wishing to view tonight's workshop can do so by pr...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 7, 2022

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of January 10, 2022

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 4, 2022

Start the New Year with Grand Junction Parks & Recreation

Front Cover 2022 Winter and Spring Activity Guide

Stay active, get involved, and start your year off right with Grand Junction Parks & Recreation! The 2022 Winter-Spring Activity Guide is now available! The guide includes information on services, programs, special events, and numerous ways for the co...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 3, 2022

City Council Preview for the Week of 1/3/2022

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 31, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of January 3, 2022

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 24, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of December 27, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • A detour route will...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 20, 2021

North Avenue Sewer Replacement Project Update for December 20

North Ave Roadwork

The North Avenue Sewer Improvement Project will perform spot repairs to the sanitary sewer pipe, replace four manholes, and replace aging brick riser rings in 58 manholes in North Avenue between 1st Street and 30 Road. This work is being done now in antic...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 17, 2021

City Hall and Service Schedules for the Holidays

Seasons Greetings

City of Grand Junction administrative offices will be closed on Friday, December 24, in observance of Christmas Day and Friday, December 31, in observance of New Year’s Day.

Trash collection will be on a normal schedule for both weeks. For the GJCRI curbsi...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 17, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of December 20, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

•G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road

•Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road onl...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 16, 2021

North Avenue Sewer Replacement Project Update for December 16

North Ave Roadwork

The North Avenue Sewer Improvement Project will perform spot repairs to the sanitary sewer pipe, replace four manholes, and replace aging brick riser rings in 58 manholes in North Avenue between 1st Street and 30 Road. This work is being done now in antic...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 14, 2021

Some City Operations Move to Facility at 910 Main

Moving Social

To improve the customer experience for our customers, the City of Grand Junction is moving utility billing and the General Services Department (which includes the Purchasing Division) to a new location at 910 Main Street in downtown Grand Junction. The Ci...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 13, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 12/13/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 10, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of December 13, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will b...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 7, 2021

Funding for Cultural Events is Now Available!

Art display

The Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture invites proposals from organizations to support local arts and cultural events, projects, and programs. Any non-profit organization or governmental/educational agency in the state of Colorado bringing thei...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 3, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of December 6, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will b...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Carson Lake Update

Hogchute Reservoir

Carson Lake (also known as Hogchute Reservoir) is part of the City of Grand Junction’s water supply network. The Carson Lake Dam was reclassified as a High Hazard Dam in 2015 due to development occurring in the lower Kannah Creek basin. Construction impro...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 2, 2021

Santa Cause 5K Run

Santa Cause Run

Celebrate the holiday season at the 6th Annual Santa Cause Run on Saturday, December 11th. Grand Junction Parks & Recreation and the Kiwanis Club are teaming up to help raise money for inclusive playground equipment. All proceeds go towards funding fo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: December 1, 2021

City Adopts 2022 Annual Budget

City Hall Exterior

During a regular meeting on December 1, City Council approved the 2022 Annual Budget. This action culminates an eight-month process with contributions from all departments, over 30 employees, and approximately 3,000 hours of staff time. 

The 2022 ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 29, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 11/29/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 26, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of November 29, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will b...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of November 22, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will b...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Schedule for City Services and Office Closures for Thanksgiving Holiday

Happy Thanksgiving Graphic

City of Grand Junction offices will be closed on Thursday, November 25th and Friday, November 26th, in observance of the Thanksgiving holiday. 

There will be no trash collection on Thanksgiving Day. Trash collection will be one day late for the re...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

City, County Approve Next Steps for 29 Road and I-70 Interchange

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 City of Grand Junction and Mesa County continues to move forward to improve access to I-70 between Horizon Drive and I-70B in Grand Junction.

On Nov. 15, 2021, the City and County entered into a Memorandum of Understanding to establish a...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 16, 2021

Used Cooking Oil Recycling Program

Used Cooking Oil Container

Residents can drop off used cooking oil and grease this holiday season, and year-round, in a recycle container located south of the Recycle Center (GJCRI) drop-off within the City Maintenance Campus at 333 West Avenue.

The program aims to reduce the amount...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 15, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 11/15/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 15, 2021

Coffee with the City Manager Returns November 19th

Coffee with City Manager - November

The City of Grand Junction invites you to join City Manager Greg Caton and special guest, Grand Junction Fire Chief Ken Watkins for coffee and conversation! Residents are invited to attend and engage in meaningful dialogue. 

Coffee is scheduled fo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 12, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of November 15, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Detour route will b...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Schedule for City Services and Office Closures for Veterans Day

veterans day

City of Grand Junction offices will be closed on Thursday, November 11th in observance of Veterans Day. City trash and recycling pickup service will be on the regular schedule with no delay.

Thursday will also be a parking meter holiday. If you are plannin...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Kindred Reserve Open Space Park Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Kindred Reserve Open Space Park Ribbon Cutting

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to join in celebrating the new Kindred Reserve Open Space Park on Thursday, November 4 at 4:00 p.m. The City encourages attendees to enjoy the walking trails in the park before or after the event. Please vi...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 1, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 11/1/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 29, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of November 1, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed from west of Spanish Trail Drive to 24 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Access Spanish Trai...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 22, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of October 25, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • G Road is closed between 24 Road and 24 1/2 Road
  • Access Canyon View Park from either 24 Road or 24 1/2 Road only
  • Access Spanish Trail subdivisio...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Coffee with the City Manager Returns October 28th

Coffee With City Manager October

The City of Grand Junction invites you to join City Manager Greg Caton and special guest CMU President John Marshall for coffee and conversation! Residents and students are invited to attend and engage in meaningful dialogue. City staff will be on hand to...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 20, 2021

Winter is Coming: Tips for Avoiding Frozen Water Pipes

Frozen Pipes Tips Infographic

Colder temperatures are just around the corner and it’s time to start prepping your house for the winter season. Take the time now to get your home ready for the winter season by following these tips from the Grand Junction Utilities Department:

  • Close gara...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 18, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 10/18/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 15, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of October 18, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road & G Road Bridge Replacement Project 

  • 24 Road will reopen and G Road will close between 24 Road and 24 1/2 Road beginning this week
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated Completi...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 13, 2021

Hangin' with Herman Returns October 19th

Hangin With Herman Social Graphic October

Join City of Grand Junction Councilmember Abe Herman for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP. Councilmember Herman will be available to hear from residen...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 12, 2021

City Unveils New "Report a Concern" Tool

Report a Concern Map

The City of Grand Junction launched a new tool for residents to report non-emergency issues in the community. The new Report A Concern tool replaces the existing Fix It form.

This new tool allows residents to report non-emergency issues to the city in seve...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 8, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of October 11, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    •   Both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •   Access fo...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 7, 2021

River Front Trail Closure and Detour

River Front Trail Closure Map

**As of Friday, October 8, a section of the River Front Trail System is flooded from Riverside Parkway/Blue Heron Boat Ramp until just east of the Walter Walker State Wildlife Area. This flooding is expected to last through the weekend. Flooding is due to...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 10/4/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 4, 2021

Riverside Park Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Riverside Park Ribbon Cutting Invitation

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to join them in celebrating the improvements made to Riverside Park on Thursday, October 7th. The ceremony will start at 4:30 p.m. followed by an open house from 5:00 p.m. – 6:30 p.m. where the community ca...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Monument Road Turn Lane Construction Project

Monument Road Trail construction 100421

Crews will begin work on the construction of a turn lane along Monument Road on Monday, October 4. Motorists using Monument Road may experience intermittent lane reductions as crews construct a retaining wall to widen the southeast shoulder of the road. A...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Nominate a Local Business or Individual for the Champion of the Arts Award

Fall Colors On The Mesa, Jim Finlayson

The Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture invites nominations from the community in honor of citizens and businesses who have been instrumental in supporting and promoting Grand Junction’s cultural community. Working beyond the scope of their prof...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: October 1, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of October 4, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 30, 2021

Lincoln Park Stadium Groundbreaking Celebration

Suplizio Ground Breaking Invitation

The City of Grand Junction and partners will celebrate the groundbreaking of major renovations to the Lincoln Park Stadium Sports Complex. The celebration will take place on Tuesday, October 5th at 11:00 a.m. at Suplizio Field. 

This renovation is...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 29, 2021

Horizon Park Master Plan Community Meetings

Horizon Park

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to attend a public meeting regarding the Horizon Park Master Plan. The first meeting will be held on Tuesday, October 5th at Fire Station #6 located at 729 27 Road at 5:30 p.m. These meetings will ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 27, 2021

24 Road Temporary Closure for G Road Bridge Replacement Project

Road Closed Sign

10/18/2021 UPDATE:  The contractor will be closing G Road to traffic Wednesday, October 20th between 24 Road and the south entrance to Canyon View Park.  The G Road closure will be in effect until the new G Road Bridge is completed. The ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 24, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of September 27, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 23, 2021

Coffee with the City Manager

Coffee With City Manager September

The City of Grand Junction invites you to join City Manager Greg Caton for coffee and conversation to engage in conversation, gather feedback on City programs and services, and to answer questions.

Coffee is scheduled for Tuesday, September 28th at The Cof...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 20, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 9/20/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City Council will hold a Workshop discussing Marijuana Regulations on Monday, September 20 at 5:30 p.m. in the City Council Auditorium. Residents wishing to view tonight's workshop can do so by pre-registering via GoToWebinar here.

City Council Wo...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 17, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of September 20, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 14, 2021

Join Us for a Community Meeting on September 21st

Sept 21 Community Meeting Graphic

The City of Grand Junction invites residents to attend a Community Meeting at the Lincoln Park Ash Shelter (910 N. 12th Street) on Tuesday, September 21 from noon to 1:30 p.m. This meeting is an opportunity for citizens to learn more about current project...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 13, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 9/13/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 10, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of September 13, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 9, 2021

Lincoln Park Stadium Construction Begins This Week

Stocker Stadium

Major renovations to the Lincoln Park Stadium are scheduled to begin the week of September 13th. On Monday, September 13, the General Contractor for the project will begin mobilization to stage for the demolition of the aged stands behind home plate and a...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 7, 2021

Coffee with Chuck Returns September 13th

Coffee With Chuck September

Join City of Grand Junction Mayor Chuck McDaniel for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at The Coffee Trader (2566 Patterson ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 6, 2021

Hangin' with Herman Returns September 10th

Hangin With Herman September

Join City of Grand Junction Councilmember Abe Herman for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at The Coffee Trader (2566 Patter...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 3, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of September 6, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 2, 2021

Grand Junction Fall Aquatics

Indoor Swimming Pool

The Parks & Recreation Department is transitioning from the summer outdoor aquatics season at the Lincoln Park-Moyer Pool to the fall indoor aquatics season at the Orchard Mesa Pool. 

The Lincoln Park-Moyer Pool will close for the season after...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

City Recognized for Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Flowers in the foreground of City Hall sign

The City of Grand Junction is pleased to announce that it is a recipient of the Government Finance Officers Association (GFOA) Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its 2021 Budget. This award is presented annually to governing bodies who meet or ex...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: September 1, 2021

Join Us for a Community Meeting on September 8th

Sept 8 Community Meeting  Graphic

The City of Grand Junction invites residents to attend a Community Meeting at Lunch Loop Trailhead (Monument Road) on Wednesday, September 8 from noon to 1:30 p.m. This meeting is an opportunity for citizens to learn more about current projects and plans ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 8/30/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 30, 2021

Schedule for City Services and Office Closures for Labor Day

Labor Day

City of Grand Junction administrative offices will be closed on Monday, September 6 in observance of Labor Day.

There will be no trash pickup on Monday, and it will be delayed by one day the remainder of the week. There will also be no recycling collection...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 26, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of August 30, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 23, 2021

Coffee with the City Manager

Coffee with City Manager graphic

The City of Grand Junction invites you to join City Manager Greg Caton for coffee and conversation to engage in conversation, gather feedback on City programs and services, and to answer questions.

Coffee is scheduled for Monday, August 30 at Octopus Coffe...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 20, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of August 23, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    •  ...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 19, 2021

Coffee with Chuck

Coffee With Chuck Social August

Join City of Grand Junction Mayor Chuck McDaniel for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at Octopus Coffee (759 Horizon Dr.) o...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 19, 2021

Western Colorado Senior Games Takes Place Next Week in Grand Junction

Senior Games Picture

The Parks & Recreation Department is celebrating the 20th anniversary of the Western Colorado Senior Games on August 23-29, 2021! This weeklong athletic competition showcases the athleticism of over 200 athletes who are 50+ years of age. Spectators ar...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 17, 2021

City Receives Favorable Audit Report

City Hall exterior

During tonight’s regular meeting, City Council heard a favorable presentation of the City’s 2020 Comprehensive Annual Financial Report from the City’s Auditor, Ty Holman of Haynie and Company. The Comprehensive Annual Financi...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 16, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 8/16/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 13, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of August 16, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th StreetDuring construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    • Both stree...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 11, 2021

Join Us for a Community Meeting on August 17th

August 17th Community Meeting Graphic

The City of Grand Junction invites residents to attend a Community Meeting at the Las Colonias Park Tranquillo Shelter (1601 Riverfront Dr.) on Tuesday, August 17 from 5:30 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. This meeting is an opportunity for citizens to learn more about ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 10, 2021

Lincoln Park Pickleball/Tennis Court Community Meeting on Proposed Plan

Lincoln Park Pickleball Courts

The City of Grand Junction is seeking input from the community regarding a proposed plan for the Lincoln Park pickleball and tennis courts as outlined in the Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PROS) Master Plan. A community meeting will be held Tuesday, A...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 6, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of August 9, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    • During construction, both streets will be closed to thru traffic
    • Both stree...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 3, 2021

Grand Junction Planning Commission Seeking Volunteers

City Council Chambers

The City of Grand Junction is seeking volunteers to serve on the Planning Commission. The Planning Commission is charged with making recommendations to the City Council on several land use related items including the Comprehensive Plan, Future Land Use Ma...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 2, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 8/2/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: August 2, 2021

Hangin' with Herman Returns August 9

Hangin With Herman graphic

Join City of Grand Junction Councilmember Abe Herman for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at Monumental Beer Works (2575 U....

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of August 2, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    • Construction will start Wednesday July 7
    • Both streets will be closed to thr...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 29, 2021

Public Engagement for Proposed Zip Line at Las Colonias & Eagle Rim Parks

Bonsai Zip Line Meeting Information

Bonsai Design is working with the City of Grand Junction to construct a zip line from Eagle Rim Park in Orchard Mesa across the river to Las Colonias Park in lower downtown Grand Junction. The project team is currently in the planning stage and continues ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 26, 2021

G Road Waterline Installation Project

G Road Waterline Closure Map

The City of Grand Junction will begin installation of a new waterline along G Road starting Wednesday, July 28. This waterline work is part of the larger G Road Bridge Replacement Project that is being paid for by 2019 Ballot Initiative 2A. &...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 23, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of July 26, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    • Construction will start Wednesday July 7
    • Both streets will be closed to thr...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

2022 Annual Budget Learning Sessions

Flowers in the foreground of City Hall sign

The City of Grand Junction is hosting two community learning sessions for the 2022 Annual Budget. Residents have two opportunities to learn about the budget process:

  • Virtually on July 28, 2021 at noon. Residents can register for the GoToMeeting webinar&...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

BioCNG Storage & Automation Expansion Project Ribbon Cutting Ceremony

Truck refueling with Biogas

The City of Grand Junction invites the public to attend a ribbon cutting to celebrate the completion of the BioCNG Storage and Automation Project on Thursday, July 29 at 11 a.m. The event will take place at the CNG filling station, located on the north en...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 22, 2021

Join Us for a Community Meeting!

Community Meeting Graphic with dates

The City of Grand Junction invites residents to attend a Community Meeting in your neighborhood. These meetings are an opportunity for citizens to learn more about current projects and plans of the City. Representatives from various City departments will ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 19, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 7/19/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are open to in-person participation by the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the &...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 16, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of July 19, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    • Construction will start Wednesday July 7
    • Both streets will be closed to thr...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Coffee with Chuck

Coffee With Chuck graphic

Join City of Grand Junction Mayor Chuck McDaniel for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at Kiln Coffee Bar (326 Main St) on W...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 15, 2021

Lincoln Park Fireworks Community Meeting

Fireworks Show

The City of Grand Junction is asking for community input regarding the future of firework shows at Lincoln Park. Residents are encouraged to take a short survey located at gjpr.org/fireworksurvey to help the city understand the general community opinion o...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 13, 2021

City Responds to Threats to the Urban Tree Canopy

Declining ash trees on S 7th St

The City is mobilizing efforts to address threats to the trees in public rights-of-way and other public areas. Increasing pressure from insects and drought is causing severe stress on our tree canopy. To combat these threats, the city is taking proactive ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 12, 2021

City of Grand Junction Seeking Advisory Committee Members for the American Rescue Plan

city hall exterior

The City of Grand Junction is beginning the process of determining how to utilize the State and Local Fiscal Recovery Funds (SLFRF) allocated to the City by the U.S. Treasury, as established in the American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA). These funds to states, c...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 9, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of July 12, 2021

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1

  • Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street
  • White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street
    • Construction will start Wednesday July 7
    • Both streets will be closed to thr...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 7, 2021

Shadow Lake Fish Relocation

Shadow Lake

The City of Grand Junction Water Department will temporarily drain Shadow Lake (also known as Gardner Lake) this winter in order to replace the outlet valve and perform other required maintenance.  Shadow Lake is located along Ridges Blvd. and Ma...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 7/5/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 6, 2021

Hangin' with Herman

Hangin With Herman graphic

Join City of Grand Junction Councilmember Abe Herman for a community discussion to talk about issues important to you. The meeting is an informal come-and-go setting and does not require an RSVP.

This event will take place at Roasted Espresso & Subs (5...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Carson Lake Dam Rehabilitation

Carson Lake Dam

Carson Lake (also known as Hogchute Reservoir) is part of the City of Grand Junction’s water supply network. The Carson Lake Dam was reclassified as a High Hazard Dam in 2015 due to development occurring in the lower Kannah Creek basin. Construc...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: July 2, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of July 6, 2021

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions   

Waterline Replacement Project Phase 1:

1. Chipeta Avenue from 7th Street to 12th Street

2. White Avenue from 9th Street to 12th Street

  • Construction will start Wednesday July 7
  • Both s...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 29, 2021

City Services and Office Schedule for the 4th of July

Fourth of July

City of Grand Junction administrative offices will be closed on Monday, July 5th, in observance of Independence Day. There will be no trash collection on July 5. As a result, collection will be one day late for the remainder of the week.  For the...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 28, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 6/28/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

In an effort to increase transparency and accessibility to the public, tonight’s City Council Workshop will be held at the Grand Junction Fire Department Training Room, located at 625 Ute Ave. Residents wishing to view tonight'...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 25, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 28, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions   

31 Road and D Road - Bridge Repair Project   

  • D Road will be closed just east of 31 Road
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated completion - Early July

Annual Ci...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 22, 2021

2022 Annual Budget Non-Profit Funding

Flowers in the foreground of City Hall sign

Support of community non-profit organizations is a long-standing commitment of the Grand Junction City Council. As the City of Grand Junction begins development of the 2022 Annual Budget, non-profit organizations are invited to apply for funding. Applicat...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 21, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions   

31 Road and D Road - Bridge Repair Project   

  • D Road will be closed just east of 31 Road
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated completion - Early July

Annual Ci...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 17, 2021

City of Grand Junction Neighborhood Programs

Block Party trailer

Block Party Trailer

The City of Grand Junction’s Block Party Trailer is again available to be reserved for 2021 events. The trailer is outfitted with tables, chairs, lawn games and miscellaneous items to help you with your gathering needs. To learn more ab...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 16, 2021

Take Part in Art

Woman holding art piece

Residents are invited to join the City of Grand Junction at the Take Part in Art event on Saturday, June 19, held outside of the Lincoln Park Barn, 910 N. 12th St. from 9:00 a.m. – 12:00 p.m.

This free event is hosted by the Grand Junction Commission on Ar...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 14, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 6/14/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the  City Council M...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 11, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 14, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions    

31 Road and D Road - Bridge Repair Project   

  • Starting Monday, June 21 D Road will be closed just east of 31 Road
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Anticipated comple...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 10, 2021

2021 Street Maintenance Projects

Crews chip sealing a City road

One of the core functions of the City is to maintain its street infrastructure. 

The City of Grand Junction’s Street Maintenance Program has the goal of improving the condition of our roads and streets. From 2017 through 2022, over $33 m...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Fireworks Update

City Hall exterior with flowers

The City of Grand Junction would like to provide the community with an update regarding fireworks displays at the Lincoln Park stadium. The City, along with its many community partners understand that the park is adjacent to quiet residential neighborhood...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 7, 2021

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

NO PROJECTS TO REPORT

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions  

1st Street & Grand Avenue Improvement Project - CDOT...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 31, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 5/31/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the meeting. Please specify ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of June 1, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

NO PROJECTS TO REPORT

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions  

1st Street & Grand Avenue Improvement Project - CDOT...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 28, 2021

Sherwood Park Ribbon Cutting Celebration

Sherwood Park

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to join us in celebrating improvements made to Sherwood Park on Thursday, June 3 at 4:00 p.m. After the ceremony, participate in a free fitness circuit to learn how to use the new fitness equipment around t...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 5/24/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

The purpose of the Workshop is to facilitate City Council discussion through analyzing information, studying issues, and clarifying problems. The less formal setting of the Workshop promotes conversation regarding items and topics that may be considered a...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

City Services Schedule and Office Closures for Memorial Day

Memorial Day graphic with American flag and text

City of Grand Junction administrative offices will be closed on Monday, May 31 in observance of Memorial Day. There will be no City trash pick up on Monday and the schedule will be delayed one day for the remainder of the week. The recycling drop off cent...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 24, 2021

Las Colonias River Park Opening and Ribbon Cutting Celebration

People tubing down Las Colonias River Park

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to a ribbon cutting ceremony for the River Park at Las Colonias on Thursday, May 27. The ceremony will start at 4:00 p.m. at the Mariposa shelter just south of the Butterfly Pond. After the ceremony, commun...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 21, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of May 24, 2021

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

NO PROJECTS TO REPORT

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions  

1st Street & Grand Avenue Improvement Project - CDOT...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 19, 2021

Lawsuit Addressed by City

The City was recently sued by the Grand Junction Peace Officers Association/Grand Junction Police Officer’s FOP Lodge 68.  The Peace Officers’ Association is an unrecognized labor organization within the Grand Junction Police Department that file...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 18, 2021

Lincoln Park-Moyer Pool Opens for the Season on May 22

Lifeguard looking over Lincoln Park pool

The Grand Junction Parks & Recreation Department is preparing to open the Lincoln Park-Moyer Pool for the 2021 summer season on Saturday, May 22. The pool will open earlier than it did last year, and Parks & Recreation staff are busy preparing for...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 17, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 5/17/2021

2021 Grand Junction City Councilmembers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the meeting. Please specify ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: May 3, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 5/3/2021

Council Chambers

City of Grand Junction City Council meetings are now open to the public. Residents still have options for participating in meetings virtually:

1) Call 244-1504 and leave a voicemail message for Council before noon on the day of the meeting. Please specify ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 16, 2021

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of April 19, 2021

Public Works Projects Graphic

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

NOTHING TO REPORT THIS WEEK

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions      

1st Street Between North Avenue and G...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: April 7, 2021

Passage of Ballot Items 2A & 2B

City Hall exterior

Following voter approval of questions 2A and 2B, City staff will be working with the City’s appointed and elected officials to develop the next steps regarding marijuana licensing and permitting of marijuana-related businesses. The City anticipates local ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 11, 2021

Parks & Recreation Advisory Board Passes Resolution in Support of 2A and 2B

Canyon View Park

**This release is issued on behalf of the Parks & Recreation Advisory Board (PRAB)**

Last week at the regular meeting of the Parks and Recreation Advisory Board (PRAB), PRAB passed a resolution supporting the current ballot measures 2A and 2B. The reso...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: March 1, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 3/1/2021

Picture of City Council

NOTE: In an effort to support the health and safety of our residents, Grand Junction City Hall is currently closed to the public. Residents may view this week’s City Council Meeting on Cable channel 191 or live-stream via the City of Grand Junction websit...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 19, 2021

City Weekly COVID-19 Update for February 19, 2021

City Hall exterior

No City of Grand Junction employees tested positive for COVID-19 this week. To reduce the spread of the virus, employees monitor symptoms daily and track symptoms at the beginning of every working shift. The City developed a mask policy that went into eff...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 17, 2021

City of Grand Junction Unveils New Mobile App

Mobile App

The City of Grand Junction has developed a mobile application for residents to stay engaged with their city. The app is available for iOS and Android devices. This follows the release of the City’s new website, gjcity.org, in lat...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 4, 2021

City Partners on Housing Needs Survey

Drone

The City of Grand Junction – and our partners throughout the Grand Valley – want to understand the decisions people make when choosing where to live and work. The City is conducting a housing study to help City staff and other communit...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 1, 2021

City Council Preview for the Week of 2/1/2021

Picture of City Council

NOTE: In an effort to support the health and safety of our residents, Grand Junction City Hall is currently closed to the public. Residents may view this week’s City Council Meeting on Cable channel 191 or live-stream via the City of Grand Junction websit...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 8, 2021

City Partners with Powderhorn Mountain Resort on Snowmaking System

Snowmaking machine at Powderhorn Ski Resort

Thanks to a collaborative agreement with the City of Grand Junction, Powderhorn Mountain Resort celebrated opening day on December 3rd, ten days ahead of the 2019/2020 season. The installation of a new snowmaking system which draws water from the City&...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 6, 2021

Funding for Cultural Events is Now Available

Art display

The Grand Junction Commission on Arts and Culture invites proposals from organizations to support local arts and cultural events, projects, and programs. Any non-profit organization or governmental/educational agency in the state of Colorado bringing thei...

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City of Grand Junction News