News Flash

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 Adopted Budget has been developed with an emphasis on the five priorities of the Strategic Plan:

  • Mobility & Infrastructure
  • Economic Development 
  • Housing
  • Public Safety
  • Quality of Life 

The City of Grand Junction is a full-service organization with over 35 distinct types of operations including:

  • Emergency medical services, wildland fire fighting, 911 dispatch, police patrol, investigations, bomb squad, SWAT
  • Parks, pools, trails, sports facilities, recreation programs
  • Streets, engineering, construction, trash collection
  • Water service, sewer service, golf, conference center, performance venues
  • Destination marketing, legal, accounting, human resource management

The 2022 Adopted Budget totals $237.5 million and features expenditures for housing, sustainability and mobility. The 2022 Adopted Budget authorizes 773 full-time employees. The majority of these employees are in public safety operations serving the community 24 hours per day, every day.

“The 2022 Adopted Budget is the culmination of the hard work of City Council and staff over several months,” Mayor Chuck McDaniel stated. “The budget is based on Council’s strategic guidance, which allows staff to implement that vision with projects and staffing in the coming year. The 2022 Adopted Budget is responsive to the needs of our residents in 2022 and helps us plan for the future as well.”

Contact: Greg LeBlanc, Sr. Assistant to the City Manager | 970-244 1557 or gregoryl@gjcity.org

Facebook Twitter Email

Other News in City of Grand Junction News

910 Main St. Ribbon Cutting

Ribbon Cutting Event at 910 Main Street

Posted on: January 11, 2022
Hogchute Reservoir

Carson Lake Update

Posted on: December 2, 2021
Santa Cause Run

Santa Cause 5K Run

Posted on: December 2, 2021
Used Cooking Oil Container

Used Cooking Oil Recycling Program

Posted on: November 16, 2021
Hangin With Herman Social Graphic October

Hangin' with Herman Returns October 19th

Posted on: October 13, 2021
Report a Concern Map

City Unveils New "Report a Concern" Tool

Posted on: October 12, 2021
River Front Trail Closure Map

River Front Trail Closure and Detour

Posted on: October 7, 2021
Horizon Park

Horizon Park Master Plan Community Meetings

Posted on: September 29, 2021
Coffee With City Manager September

Coffee with the City Manager

Posted on: September 23, 2021
Coffee With Chuck September

Coffee with Chuck Returns September 13th

Posted on: September 7, 2021
Hangin With Herman September

Hangin' with Herman Returns September 10th

Posted on: September 6, 2021
Indoor Swimming Pool

Grand Junction Fall Aquatics

Posted on: September 2, 2021
City Hall exterior

City Receives Favorable Audit Report

Posted on: August 17, 2021
Coffee with City Manager graphic

Coffee with the City Manager

Posted on: August 23, 2021
Coffee With Chuck Social August

Coffee with Chuck

Posted on: August 19, 2021
Hangin With Herman graphic

Hangin' with Herman Returns August 9

Posted on: August 2, 2021
Community Meeting Graphic with dates

Join Us for a Community Meeting!

Posted on: July 22, 2021
Flowers in the foreground of City Hall sign

2022 Annual Budget Learning Sessions

Posted on: July 22, 2021
Shadow Lake

Shadow Lake Fish Relocation

Posted on: July 7, 2021
Hangin With Herman graphic

Hangin' with Herman

Posted on: July 6, 2021
Coffee With Chuck graphic

Coffee with Chuck

Posted on: July 15, 2021
Carson Lake Dam

Carson Lake Dam Rehabilitation

Posted on: July 2, 2021
Woman holding art piece

Take Part in Art

Posted on: June 16, 2021
Crews chip sealing a City road

2021 Street Maintenance Projects

Posted on: June 10, 2021
City Hall exterior with flowers

Fireworks Update

Posted on: June 3, 2021

Lawsuit Addressed by City

Posted on: May 19, 2021
Municipal Water Supply sign

City Water Conservation Efforts

Posted on: May 10, 2021
Weeds

Weed Abatement Public Notice

Posted on: April 28, 2021
Spring cleanup hauler

Spring Cleanup by the Numbers

Posted on: April 26, 2021
City Hall exterior

Passage of Ballot Items 2A & 2B

Posted on: April 7, 2021
Worked removing yard waste for Spring Clean-Up

City Spring Clean-Up Begins April 5

Posted on: March 31, 2021
Las Colonias Skate Park

New Skate Park at Las Colonias

Posted on: March 12, 2021
River Front Trail Detour Map

Riverfront Trail Closure & Detour

Posted on: February 25, 2021
Shadow Lake

Shadow Lake Fish Health

Posted on: February 19, 2021
Aerial view of houses

2021 CDBG Program Year Applications Open

Posted on: February 10, 2021
Rood Avenue

Traffic Alert for 4th & Rood

Posted on: February 10, 2021
Drone

City Partners on Housing Needs Survey

Posted on: February 4, 2021
Council Chambers

City Council Candidates Announced

Posted on: January 26, 2021