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Posted on: December 3, 2020

Council Adopts Changes to Downtown Parking Codes

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – The Grants Pass City Council adopted changes to the city’s downtown parking codes at their regular meeting Wednesday, Dec. 2. Restrictions on employees of downtown businesses have been lifted in favor of uniform timed par...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: December 3, 2020

Compassionate Council Seeks Help From Community To Address Homeless Issues

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – Citing “care and compassion” for those who are in need of aid, members of the Grants Pass City Council made a request for assistance from local religious organizations and service providers who have traditionall...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: December 2, 2020

City Christmas Tree is Illuminated For All To Enjoy

GP Tree Front

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass annual Christmas tree has been decorated and illuminated for spectators to enjoy for the holiday season. The 40-foot tree standing at Fifth and ‘G’ streets in the heart of the city&rs...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2020

New Not-For-Profit will be Established to Contract City Tourism Promotions

City Press Release Welcome Sign

GRANTS PASS – The Grants Pass City Council has authorized City Manager Aaron Cubic to form a starter board of directors for an independent, not-for-profit destination marketing organization to eventually handle the city’s tourism promo...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 19, 2020

Join a City Committee

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for one position on the City of Grants Pass Housing Advisory Committee and one position on the Parks Advisory Committee. Application deadlines are listed separately below.

Housing Advisory Committee

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 18, 2020

Street Closure: 5th Street between G and H Street

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Beginning Monday, November 23, 2020 through January 4, 2021, 5th Street between “G” and “H” Street will be closed to through traffic for the placement of the traditional Holiday Plaza Christmas Tree.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and find alterna...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 16, 2020

Strategic Planning Community Forum Dec. 10

SP Forum Dec 10

GRANTS PASS – The Grants Pass City Council will now host a Strategic Planning Community Forum 6 p.m. Thursday, Dec. 10, in City Council Chambers, 101 NW “A” St. The date has been changed in accordance with state-mandated COVI...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Grants Pass Downtown Holiday Plaza News

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GRANTS PASS – Downtown Grants Pass is well-known throughout Southern Oregon for its traditional holiday décor and festivities. The central focus of the festive holiday season has always been a 40-foot tall Christmas Tree that is erect...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2020

Community Leaders Forge Plan to Continue Special Annual Events

Back to the Fifties Weekend collector cars

GRANTS PASS – A variety of community leaders and representatives of local community organizations met with city staff Thursday, Nov. 12, to discuss the future of annual special events in Grants Pass. The productive discussion resulted in several...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2020

Opening on Historical Buildings and Sites Commission

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for one position on the City of Grants Pass Historical Buildings and Sites Commission. This term expires Dec. 5, 2022.

The committee’s purpose is to review proposed alterations to any Histor...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 3, 2020

Openings for Committee on Public Art

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for three positions on the City of Grants Pass Committee on Public Art due to expiring terms. These are 3-year appointments.

The Committee on Public Art works to engage the community and enrich public...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2020

Steep Slope Hazard Control Measures

Steep Slope

Fall is here and the rainy season is upon us. We hope you will take time as the construction season slows down to proactively plan and install your erosion and sediment control measures. This is a good time to remind your employees and subcontractors to t...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases