News Flash

Posted on: November 30, 2020

City Council Preview for the Week of 11/30/2020

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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 Junct...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 11/30/20

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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Riverfront at Dos Rios Phase 2 Project (8/17/20 to 6/17/21)

  • Be aware of construction activities around the bicycle playground, access to the bike park from Riverside Parkway will remain open during co...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 25, 2020

Parks, Recreation, Open Space (PROS) Master Plan Presentation

PROS Master Plan

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to attend the Parks, Recreation, Open Space (PROS) Master Plan Draft Presentation. Due to the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic, the presentation will be held virtually via Zoom at 9:00 A.M. on Decemb...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Dixson Park Access Changes

Dixson Park

Dixson Park, a small neighborhood park at 287 27 Road, may look different to community members who are accustomed to seeing the park used for sport program rentals and other community uses. The lease agreement that allowed the City of Grand Junction to us...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

City Office and Service Schedules for Thanksgiving Holiday

Happy Thanksgiving

City of Grand Junction offices will be closed on Thursday, November 26th and Friday, November 27th, 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 23, 2020

Holiday Grease Recycling Program

Cooking Oil recycling site

In conjunction with the Mesa County Landfill, the City of Grand Junction is offering a second location to properly dispose of holiday season cooking oil for re-use/reclaim.

Residents can drop off used cooking oil and grease in a recycle container located i...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Receive Notifications for City News on gjcity.org

Notify Me section on homepage

On Thursday, November 19th, the City of Grand Junction launched its newly designed website, www.gjcity.org. A new feature users will notice is a “Notify Me” section, located on the home page.

The Notify Me notification center allows users to subscribe to r...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

City Weekly COVID-19 Update for November 20, 2020

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The City of Grand Junction became aware that a Public Works employee tested positive for COVID-19 this week. The employee is currently quarantining as part of the recovery process. An additional staff member who may have been exposed is also quarantining....

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 11/23/20

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Riverfront at Dos Rios Phase 2 Project (8/17/20 to 6/17/21)

  • Be aware of construction activities around the bicycle playground, access to the bike park from Riverside Parkway will remain open during co...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 19, 2020

City of Grand Junction Launches New Website

Website Homepage

Today, the City of Grand Junction officially launched its new website, www.gjcity.org in collaboration with CivicPlus, the website designer. The website reflects the look and feel of the natural environment of Grand Junction, while incorporating a host of...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 19, 2020

City Sees Results from Street Maintenance Investments

Chip Seal Program

The City of Grand Junction has invested $23 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: November 17, 2020

Downtown Holiday Tree Lights Bring Cheer to Grand Junction

Holiday Lights

Stroll your way through Downtown Grand Junction and enjoy an abundance of holiday cheer with shimmering lights hanging throughout Main Street trees. This week, the City of Grand Junction Parks & Recreation Department and the Downtown Grand Junction wi...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Grand Junction City Council Preview for the Week of 11/16/20

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For more detailed information on any of these items, read the full agendas and/or staff reports here. City Council meeting videos can also be found at the same link.

City Council will discuss the following items at this week’s meetings:

Monday, 11/16/20 – 5...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of 11/16/20

City of Grand Junction Public Works Projects

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

Riverfront at Dos Rios Phase 2 Project (8/17/20 to 6/17/21)

  • Be aware of construction activities around the bicycle playground, access to the bike park from Riverside Parkway will remain open during co...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

City Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

City Hall building

The City of Grand Junction became aware that a Parks & Recreation employee tested positive for COVID-19 today, November 12. The employee works at the Orchard Mesa Pool and is currently quarantining as part of the recovery process. Community members wh...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 11, 2020

City Service Updates in Response to Elevated Levels of COVID-19

City Hall Exterior

Due to an increase in COVID-19 cases within the community and the recent shift to Safer at Home – Level Orange: High Risk the City of Grand Junction is modifying access to public buildings to help slow the spread. This is a response to the incre...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

City Hall Closed in Observance of Veterans Day

Veterans Day Picture

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

Wednesday will also be a parking meter holiday. If you are plann...

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City of Grand Junction News

News Flash

Posted on: November 18, 2020

City Launches New Customer Service Portal

City Hall Exterior

On September 9th, the City of Grand Junction Customer Service department launched CustomerConnect, a new Utility Billing portal for residents. 

CustomerConnect allows customers to view their account balance, pay bills, and view usage, amo...

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City of Grand Junction Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Report a Concern

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Citizen Request Tracker allows you to notify us about a general concern, comment, or compliment. If you have an account you can also log in to view the progress of your existing report.

City of Grand Junction Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

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City of Grand Junction Spotlight
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that th...

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News Flash

Fire News

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

GJFD Responds to Trailer Fire on Orchard Ave

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At 3:53 AM Sunday morning Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire on the 2900 block of Orchard Avenue. The reporting party stated that a room of the trailer home was on fire. All occupants were able to evacuate. When Engin...

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Fire News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

GJFD Station 6 Online Open House

station 6 online tour

On Monday November 9th the newly constructed Grand Junction Fire Department Station 6 began responding to calls. The station is the first of three new fire stations to be built and funded by the voter-approved First Responder Tax that went into effect in ...

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Additional Info... Fire News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

GJFD Responds to House Fire on Sandia Dr

911 cell phone

At 7:19 AM Grand Junction Fire Department responded to a residential structure fire on the 400 block of Sandia Drive. The reporting party stated that an interior room of the home was on fire. All occupants were able to evacuate. When Engine 5 arrived at 7...

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Fire News
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Mid-Morning House Fire Displaces Family

mid-morning house fire

At 10:09 AM The Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a residential structure fire in the 500 block of Centennial Road.  Initial dispatch reported a single-family home on fire. Upon arrival, units found a heavily involved mobile ...

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Fire News
Posted on: November 2, 2020

Two GJFD Personnel Test Positive for COVID-19

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Grand Junction Fire Department has learned that two first responders have tested positive for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19.) The first responders quickly identified their symptoms and are self-quarantining and not on duty.  All GJFD personnel ...

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Fire News
Posted on: November 1, 2020

GJFD Responds to Fire at Storage Facility

Fire at Storage Facility

At 8:16 PM the Grand Junction Fire Department responded to reports of a structure fire in a commercial storage facility on the 1000 block of Pitkin Avenue. Initial reports indicated that heavy smoke and flames were coming from a unit at the business and h...

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Fire News

News Flash

Posted on: November 1, 2020

GJFD Serving up Fire Safety in the Kitchen

fire prevention week 2020

This week Grand Junction Fire Department is observing National Fire Prevention Week and Serving Up Fire Safety in the Kitchen! The campaign works to educate everyone about simple but important actions they can take to keep themselves and those around them...

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Fire Spotlight
Posted on: November 17, 2020

This is GJFD: Clear and Available Episode 05, Desert Survey.

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Join us for a deep dive into #GJFD and learn about the people and the equipment that make up the Grand Junction Fire Department.

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Posted on: November 17, 2020

GJFD Recognized by Colorado Bureau of Investigations

CBI hazmat

Colorado Bureau of Investigation Director (and former Grand Junction Police Chief) John Camper visited his old stomping grounds last week to recognize a couple of our employees for their exceptional partnership to CBI.

In July of this year, CBI was conduct...

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Fire Spotlight
Posted on: November 4, 2020

GJFD Station 6 Opening November 9th

Station 6 Kitchen

The construction of Grand Junction Fire Department Station 6, located at 729 27 Road, is now complete. GJFD is in the process of moving in furniture and equipment for an official opening Monday, November 9th.  The Department will host a private i...

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Fire Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: November 25, 2020

Parks, Recreation, Open Space Master Plan (PROS)

PROS Master Plan

The City of Grand Junction invites the community to attend the Parks, Recreation, Open Space (PROS) Master Plan Draft Presentation. Due to the current status of the COVID-19 pandemic, the presentation will be held virtually via Zoom at 9:00 A.M. ...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

Dixson Park Access Changes

Dixson Park

Dixson Park, a small neighborhood park at 287 27 Road, may look different to community members who are accustomed to seeing the park used for sport program rentals and other community uses. The lease agreement that allowed the City of Grand Junction to us...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: November 17, 2020

Downtown Holiday Tree Lights Bring Cheer to Grand Junction

Holiday Lights

Stroll your way through Downtown Grand Junction and enjoy an abundance of holiday cheer with shimmering lights hanging throughout Main Street trees. This week, the City of Grand Junction Parks & Recreation Department and the Downtown Grand Junction wi...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: November 13, 2020

COVID-19 Modifications

COVID Update News Flash

Following the reversion back to Phase III of Safer at Home Mesa County, Orange with High Risk, the City of Grand Junction is moving to modify some additional Parks & Recreation facilities and services. Much of the City’s parks and recreation...

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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Park Restrooms Close For Winter

Restroom Closures News Flash

The following park restrooms will be closed for winter starting October 26, 2020:

  • Columbine Park
  • Eagle Rim
  • Las Colonias restrooms near the dog park and in the Tranquilo shelter
  • Lincoln Park restrooms near the tennis and pickleball courts
  • Whitman Park
  • Pomona Par...
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Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: November 11, 2020

Fall Programming with Grand Junction Parks & Recreation

Late Fall AG News Flash

The Grand Junction Parks & Recreation Department is committed to providing fun and safe activities for the community throughout the year. The Parks & Recreation Department now issues seasonal variations of the Activity Guide throughout the year to...

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Parks & Recreation News

News Flash

Posted on: November 13, 2020

Parks, Recreation, Open Space Master Plan

PROS Master Plan Spotlight

The City of Grand Junction is in the midst of completing the Parks, Recreation, and Open Space (PROS) Master Plan. The PROS Master Plan will provide clear direction for services, facilities, and amenities for the next 5 to 8 years.

PROS Master Plan Parks & Recreation Spotlight
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Lunch Loop Trailhead Improvement Celebration

Lunch Loop Trailhead Spotlight

On Friday, October 16, 2020, the community celebrated the improvements made to the Lunch Loop Trailhead. A warm evening paired with tasty food from Food Truck Fridays and beautiful views, made for one amazing celebration! Watch the video to hear from the ...

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Watch the Video Parks & Recreation Spotlight
Posted on: November 13, 2020

SilverSneakers Program

Silver Sneakers Spotlight

Parks & Recreation is excited to offer the Silver Sneakers Program to eligible individuals!

Learn More Parks & Recreation Spotlight
Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Parks & Recreation Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

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Parks & Recreation Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

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Parks & Recreation Spotlight

News Flash

Posted on: November 25, 2020

GJPD Investigating Early Morning Shooting

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Detectives with the Grand Junction Police Department are investigating an early morning shooting, that took place on November 25, 2020.

Shortly after 4:30am, a reporting party called the Grand Junction Regional Communication Center stating that her son had...

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Police News
Posted on: November 27, 2020

Happy Holidays for Mesa County Kids

Trunk full of toy donations

For almost 30 years, the Grand Junction Police Department has looked forward to December and the promise of our annual Shop with a Cop program.  For decades, we have enjoyed spending the day with local fifth graders who shop for their families an...

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Police News
Posted on: November 23, 2020

GJPD Partnering with Neighbors to Fight Crime

Neighbors iPhone

The Grand Junction Police Department is pleased to join other law enforcement agencies across the nation in partnering with the Neighbors app by Ring. This collaboration provides our officers and detectives yet another resource in our efforts to improve t...

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Police News
Posted on: November 20, 2020

Check Out Our New Website!

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The City of Grand Junction officially launched a new website, www.gjcity.org in collaboration with CivicPlus, the website designer. This new website reflects the look and feel of the natural environment of Grand Junction, while incorporating a host of new...

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Police News
Posted on: November 16, 2020

GJPD and GJFD Employees Receive Recognition from CBI

Clingman and Rundquist CBI award

Colorado Bureau of Investigation Director (and former Grand Junction Police Chief) John Camper visited his old stomping grounds recently to recognize employees with the Grand Junction Police and Fire Departments for their exceptional partnership to CBI.&a...

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Police News
Posted on: November 10, 2020

"We Can't Do What We Do Without Them."

Nordine and Peck

We are so pleased to share that Governor Polis has formally recognized November 9th – 13th, 2020, as Law Enforcement Records Personnel Week in Colorado. This week serves to acknowledge the dedicated law enforcement records personnel that serve the citizen...

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Police News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

DA Review of CIRT Investigation Complete

CIRT

The Grand Junction Police Department is releasing the following information on behalf of the 21st Judicial District Critical Incident Response Team (CIRT)

Shortly after 10:00am on August 29, 2020, the Grand Junction Regional Communication Center...

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Police News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Two Grand Junction Police Department Employees Test Positive for COVID-19

Police ID

On Friday, November 6th, the Grand Junction Police Department was made aware that two employees of the agency have tested positive for COVID-19.  Both employees are self-isolating at home, in accordance with the guidelines of the Centers for Dise...

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Police News
Posted on: November 9, 2020

Early Morning Robbery Leads to Arrest of Four Suspects

Hunter Hobson booking photo

Four people have been arrested in connection with an aggravated robbery and shooting, that took place on the morning of October 29th.

Shortly before 7:00 A.M. yesterday morning, a call came into the Grand Junction Regional Communication Center from a repor...

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Police News

News Flash

Posted on: November 22, 2016

Website Personalization Now Available!

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By clicking “Log In” on the MyAccount bar at the top of the screen, users may create a login for the site or use their Facebook profile to access MyAccount. Once logged in, visitors can choose the modules, features and keywords that they’d like to see mos...

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Police Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

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Police Spotlight
Posted on: July 27, 2020

Report a Concern

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Citizen Request Tracker allows you to notify us about a general concern, comment, or compliment. If you have an account you can also log in to view the progress of your existing report.

Police Spotlight