News Flash

Posted on: February 23, 2024

Projects Affecting Traffic for the Week of February 26, 2024

City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

24 Road and G Road – Traffic Roundabout Project

  • Please be aware of moderate traffic impacts and new lane configurations on 24 Rd. for landscaping
  • Be aware of the posted 15 mph speed limit aro...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 25, 2024

Attention Commuters! Overnight Closure of Ute Ave. Monday and Tuesday

Overnight closure on Ute Ave. will begin Monday, Feb. 26 at 6 p.m. until 6 a.m. Tuesday morning from 5th to 1st Streets for water pipe replacement in preparation of CDOT road construction. Ute Ave. will close again on Tuesday, Feb. 27 at 6 p.m. until Wedn...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 22, 2024

Groundbreaking for Persigo Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion

The current wastewater treatment plant for the City of Grand Junction

The City of Grand Junction will host the groundbreaking for the Phase 1 of the Persigo Wastewater Treatment Plant Expansion at 2145 River Road on Wednesday, March 6, 2024, at 10 a.m.

The groundbreaking kicks off construction of the Phase 1 Wastewater Treat...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 19, 2024

Grand Junction Celebrates Soft Opening of Canyon View Tennis Expansion Project

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Today, the City of Grand Junction opened the new tennis courts at Canyon View. These four, new post-tension tennis courts make up a total 16-court tennis complex on the east side of Canyon View Park at 728 24 Road. While the new courts will open for play ...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 13, 2024

City of Scottsdale Selects Greg Caton as New Assistant City Manager

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During the coming months, Caton and City Council will work to develop a smooth transition plan to an interim city manager for Grand Junction.

 

“This community greeted me warmly eight years ago and the connections I have made here will remain despi...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 13, 2024

City Statement Clarifying Denver Mayor Comments About Grand Junction and Front Range Migrant Crisis

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In a recent news report, Denver Mayor Mike Johnston was quoted in regard to migrants and a potential “partnership” with Fort Collins and Grand Junction. Mayor Stout contacted the Denver Mayor and received an apology as he had not recei...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: February 13, 2024

The City of Grand Junction Selects Jeff Bates to Create Art Installation for 24 and G Road

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The City of Grand Junction has selected local artist Jeff Bates to create the art installation for the 24 and G Road roundabout. 

Bates is a local artist residing in Fruita, with artwork in four different traffic circles in the Grand Junction area...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 30, 2024

City of Grand Junction Hosts Seasonal Hiring Events

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The City of Grand Junction will host two seasonal job hiring events at the Lincoln Park Barn (910 N. 12th Street). The first will be held on Tuesday, February 13 and the second on Tuesday, April 9, 2024. Both events will take place from 2-6 p.m. Intereste...

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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: January 24, 2024

The City of Grand Junction Launches Next Phase of Dual Stream Recycling Program

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The City of Grand Junction will begin Phase 3 of the Dual Stream Curbside Recycling Program the week of February 20, 2024, for the following areas of the city:

  • February 20 – March 1: Redlands area with a Monday trash collection day. Recycling coll...
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City of Grand Junction News
Posted on: June 13, 2023

EngageGJ.org Offers Online Platform for Community Input

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The City of Grand Junction's online platform EngageGJ.org offers a way for community members to comment and share ideas about city plans and projects, especially when it just isn't practical to attend a Council meeting or public forum. W...

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