City Clerk

250 N. 5th Street
Grand Junction, CO 81501
Phone: 970-244-1509

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Liquor Licensing

Emergency Temporary Modification

The City Clerk's office processes all liquor license applications for the City of Grand Junction and coordinates S.M.A.R.T. (Servers and Managers Alcohol Responsibility Training) Classes.

There are 172 liquor licenses within the City of Grand Junction.  These include restaurants, retail liquor stores, taverns, beer and wine, brew pubs, convenience stores, grocery stores, fraternal clubs, arts, and optional premises.

Liquor and Beer Meetings are typically held every first and third Wednesday of each month at 2:00 p.m. in the Municipal Hearing Room, 250 N. 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO.  The Liquor Licensing Authority reviews and approves or denies licenses for the sale of alcoholic beverages within the City.

Call 970-244-1509 for more information.

How to Apply for a Liquor License


Applications and other required forms can be found at the Colorado Department of Revenue or by visiting the City Clerk's office at 250 N. 5th Street, Grand Junction, CO.

 S.M.A.R.T. Training

Until further notice, all S.M.A.R.T. training has been suspended in response to guidelines issued to address COVID-19.   Please visit the State of Colorado's list of approved vendors which offers online streaming options that you and your employees can take in the interim.