Manuals / Permits

Permits

Construction Within Public Right-of-Way

A Permit for Construction Within Public Right-of-Way is required for any work within the public right-of-way of the City of Grand Junction. Right-of-way includes:

  • Alleys
  • Curbs
  • Gutters
  • Public Streets
  • Sidewalks
  • Utility Easements

Types of work that are affected include, but are not limited to:

  • Curb and Gutter
  • Driveway Changes
  • Irrigation Lines
  • Sanitary Sewer
  • Sidewalk
  • Storm Sewer
  • Utility Work
  • Water Lines
  • Any Activity That Impedes or Obstructs Vehicular Traffic or Pedestrian Movement

Cost & Application
A cost of $60 is due with the completed application. In most cases, the Performance/Warranty Guarantee is required to be submitted with the application. A traffic control plan provided by a professional traffic control company, and a map indicating the location of the work is necessary to be submitted with the application. For further information please call 970-256-4104.

Mesa County Building Department

Mesa County Building Department serves unincorporated Mesa County as well as the towns of Debeque, Collbran, Palisade, and the cities of Fruita and Grand Junction. For more information, please call 970-244-1631.

Permit Application for Special Events

Prior to any activity such as a parade, street dance, craft show, run/walk, etc., that takes place within the public right-of-way of the City of Grand Junction requires a Permit Application Form for Special Events for Activities within Right-of-Way or other Public Areas to be completed and submitted for approval. A traffic control plan provided by a professional traffic control company, and a map indicating the location of the event, must be submitted with the application. The application forms Please call 970-244-1491 for further information.