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City Service Updates

Grand Junction is comitted to serving you. While many offices are closed, alternative options are a priority for our employees to meet your needs. 
 
                                               Reopening Schedule & City Service Updates  Facility Updates  Charge Updates

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Starting Monday, May 18, City Hall will be open by appointment only. Municipal Court will be hearing scheduled cases on Tuesdays and Thursday. Reopening schedules for other City facilities can be found below.

 

Reopening Schedule & City Services

City Service or Facility

Office Status

Contact & Alternative Service Options

Accounts Payable

Open by Appointment Only

Appointments by Phone: (970)256-4025
ACH form by phone: (970)244-1519
ACH form by e-mail: ap@gjcity.org
All other payments will be mailed

Accounts Receivable

Open by Appointment Only

Appointments by Phone: (970)256-4025
Mail: PO Box 1809 Grand Junction, Colorado 81502-1809
Drop off: Drop box South side of City Hall
Phone: (970)244-1581

City Clerk's Office

Open by Appointment Only

Phone: (970)244-1509
E-mail: cityclerk@gjcity.org
Liquor License renewals can be placed in drop box on South side of City Hall

City Hall                                                              (250 N. 5th Street)

Open by Appointment Only

 

Phone: (970)255-2323
Online: https://www.gjcity.org
Utility Payments:
Drop Boxes: City Market, Safeway, 5th St. Alpine Bank, South side of City Hall

Community Development

Open by Appointment Only

Phone: (970)244-1430
E-mail: comdev@gjcity.org

Customer Service

Open by Appointment Only

Phone: (970)244-1579

Grand Junction Fire Department        Administration Office & Fire Stations          (620 Pitkin Ave.)

Closed to Public

Phone: (970)549-5800
E-mail: Fire@gjcity.org

Grand Junction Visitor Center                       (740 Horizon Dr.)

Closed to Public

Phone: (970)256-4060
E-mail:VisitGJ@gjcity.org
Online: https://www.visitgrandjunction.com

Human Resources

Open by Appointment Only

Phone: (970)244-1512
E-mail: hr@gjcity.org

Municipal Court

Open by Appointment Only

Payment Options:
Mail: PO Box 1809 Grand Junction, Colorado 81502-1809
Drop off: Drop box South side of City Hall
Phone: (970)244-1537

Parking & Parking Garage Payments 

Open by Appointment Only

Payment Options:
Mail: PO Box 1809 Grand Junction, Colorado 81502-1809
Drop off: Drop box South side of City Hall
Online: Https://www.gjrmcpay.com
Phone: (970)244-1537

Parks Administrative Offices                        (1340 Gunnison Ave.)

Closed to Public

Phone: (970)254-3866
E-mail: gjparksandrec@gjcity.org
Online: https://gjparksandreacreation.org

Police Department                                            (555 Ute Ave.)

Closed to Public

For emergencies, call 9-1-1.
For online reporting options, click here.
To report a traffic crash, click here.
For open records requests, call (970)549-5000, or E-mail:PDrecords@gjcity.org
To schedule a VIN inspection, call (970)549-5000.
Registered Sex Offenders, call (970)549-5234.

 

Sales Tax Office

Open by Appointment Only

Appointments by Phone: (970)256-4025
Filing Returns:
Mail: PO Box 1809 Grand Junction, Colorado 81502-1809
Drop off: Drop box South side of City Hall
Online: https://www.gjcity.force.com/TaxPortalHome 
Phone: (970)244-1521
Email: gjsalestax@gjcity.org

 

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Facility Updates

Facility

Status

All City Park Land

Open

All City Park playgrounds, picnic areas, shelters, and ball courts 

Closed Until Further Notice

Avalon Theatre

Closed Until Further Notice

Bookcliff Activity Center

Closed Until Further Notice

Grand Junction Convention Center

Closed Until Further Notice

Grand Junction Senior Recreation Center

Closed Until Further Notice

Las Colonias Park Amphitheater

Closed Until Further Notice

Lincoln Park Barn

Closed Until Further Notice

Orchard Mesa Community Center Pool

Closed Until Further Notice

Park Restrooms: Canyon View, Eagle Rim, Las Colonias, Lincoln Park, Sherwood Park, 5th Street, Duck Pond Park, Rocket Park, West Lake Park, Whitman Park, Hawthorn, Columbine, Emerson, Riverside

Open

Park Shelters

Closed Until Further Notice

 

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Charge Updates

Water

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Delinquent Notice

$5.00

$0.00

Delinquent tag will provide contact information for payment   arrangements.

Shut Off

$40.00

$0.00

No water shutoffs

Credit Card Auto Pay  

 

 

$ 1.99

 

 

$15.00 credit

 

  

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for   multiple services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Online or Phone Payment

 

$1.99

 

$1.99 credit

 

Credit for individual payments

Auto Draft (checking or savings)

Free

 

$15.00 credit

 

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for   multiple services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Return Payment for Insufficient Funds

$20.00

$0.00

Can make payment arrangements.

 

Sewer

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Commercial Sewer Fees

  •   Hotels & Motels
  •   Restaurants & Bars
  •   Movie Theaters
  •   Gyms

$22.62 per EQU (capacity rating)

$22.62 per EQU (based on actual water   use)

 

$22.62 Minimum availability charge of   for closed establishments

Relief rates will be calculated on metered water use.

Credit Card Auto Pay 

 

 

 

$ 1.99

 

 

 

 

$15.00 credit

 

 

 

 

 

 

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for   multiple services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Online or Phone Payment

 

$1.99

 

$1.99 credit

 

Credit for individual payments

Auto Draft (checking or savings)

Free

 

$15.00 credit

 

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for   multiple services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Return Payment for Insufficient Funds

$20.00

$0.00

Can make payment arrangements.

 

Solid Waste

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Credit Card Auto Pay 

 

 

 

$ 1.99

 

 

 

 

$15.00 credit

 

 

 

 

 

 

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for   multiple services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Online or Phone Payment

 

$1.99

 

$1.99 credit

 

Credit for individual payments

Auto Draft (checking or savings)

Free

 

$15.00 credit

 

Incentive for electronic enrollment for water/sewer/solid waste   services.  Total credit of $15.00 for multiple   services.

 

Can also elect to defer payments up to 60 days.

Return Payment for Insufficient Funds

$20.00

$0.00

Can make payment arrangements.

 

Parks and Recreation

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Recreation programs

Various

No change

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Sales Taxes

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Return Payment for Insufficient Funds

$10.00

$0.00

Tax deferment plan

Fee for a new sales tax license for Short Term Rentals

$10.00

$0.00

Waiver for 60 days

 

Police

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Police fees

Various

No Change

 

 

Fire

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Fire fees

Various

No Change

 

 

Golf

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Golf fees

Various

No Change

 

 

Parking

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Downtown Parking

 

$0.00

Downtown parking free

 

Clerk

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Special Event Permit Applications (Involving Liquor Service)

$125.00

$0.00

If permit holder is unable to hold the event, issue a refund.

 

To promote future special events in 2020, we could waive our fee of   $125.

Late fees for liquor license applicants

$500 per license

 

$0.00

Licensees will still have to pay $500 late fee to the State.

 

Renewal application fees for those licensees ordered to close

$141.25

$0.00

These businesses are closed due to the State order.

 

Municipal Court

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

N/A

 

 

Postponing appearances for 2 months

 

Visit Grand Junction

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Expand the Tent Marketing Fee - 3% fee on gross nights lodging paid   by lodging properties located outside city limits

$100 – $200 per business

 

 

Defer fees

Defer March fees

 

 

Community Development

Fee and Charges Description

2020 Fee

COVID-19 Relief

Comments

Fee for a permitting a Short-Term Rental

$150

$0

Waiver for 60 days

 

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