News Flash

Posted on: February 8, 2023

Street Lane Closure: "M" Street, between 8th & 9th

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Beginning Friday, February 10, 2023 (7am-6pm), “M” Street from 8th Street to 9th Street will be down to one lane for paving. Detours and flaggers will be in place.

 Motorists are advised to avoid the area and find alternate routes.

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Road Work and Closures
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Prescribed Burn on Dollar Mountain, and off Hillcrest this week

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Two planned burns are happening today, Tuesday, February 7, 2023.

The first is located off of Hillcrest between the All Care building and the Hillcrest Memorial cemetery. This will be very visible. The second will be less visible but the public may see smo...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 7, 2023

Prescribed Burn on Dollar Mountain, and off Hillcrest this week

photo of a firefighter eith smouldering brush, and text noting prescribed burn operation planned

Two planned burns are happening today, Tuesday, February 7, 2023.

The first is located off of Hillcrest between the All Care building and the Hillcrest Memorial cemetery. This will be very visible. The second will be less visible but the public may see smo...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2023

Request for Public Input Community Needs and Priorities CDBG PY 2023-2024

City Hall building

Every fifth year the City adopts a 5-Year Consolidated Plan which guides the use of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds over the next five years. Each year the City prepares a 1-Year Action Plan to allocate annual grant funds for specific a...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2023

Request for Public Input Community Needs and Priorities CDBG PY 2023-2024

City Hall building

Every fifth year the City adopts a 5-Year Consolidated Plan which guides the use of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds over the next five years. Each year the City prepares a 1-Year Action Plan to allocate annual grant funds for specific a...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 6, 2023

Request for Public Input Community Needs and Priorities CDBG PY 2023-2024

City Hall building

Every fifth year the City adopts a 5-Year Consolidated Plan which guides the use of the Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds over the next five years. Each year the City prepares a 1-Year Action Plan to allocate annual grant funds for specific a...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 5, 2023

Street Sweeping Schedule - Week of February 6, 2023

Week of February 6 Zones 1, 2, 5, 6, and 11

If your home is in one of these zones, it will be swept this week between the hours of 7:00 am and 6:00 pm, on the following days:

  • Monday, February 6, 2023 - Zones 1 and 6
  • Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - Zone 5
  • Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - Zone 9
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Street Sweeping Schedule
Posted on: February 5, 2023

Street Sweeping Schedule - Week of February 6, 2023

Week of February 6 Zones 1, 2, 5, 6, and 11

If your home is in one of these zones, it will be swept this week between the hours of 7:00 am and 6:00 pm, on the following days:

  • Monday, February 6, 2023 - Zones 1 and 6
  • Tuesday, February 7, 2023 - Zone 5
  • Wednesday, February 8, 2023 - Zone 9
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Street Sweeping Schedule
Posted on: February 2, 2023

Budget Committee Request for Applications

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Applications are being accepted for two positions on the Budget Committee. This is a 3-year appointment.

The City of Grants Pass Budget Committee receives and reviews the Recommended Budget and approves a Budget for Council’s consideration.

Applicants for t...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: February 2, 2023

Budget Committee Request for Applications

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Applications are being accepted for two positions on the Budget Committee. This is a 3-year appointment.

The City of Grants Pass Budget Committee receives and reviews the Recommended Budget and approves a Budget for Council’s consideration.

Applicants for t...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: February 1, 2023

Police Chief Warren Hensman joint press conference

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Grants Pass Police Chief Warren Hensman held a joint press conference today at 1:00 PM to discuss the resolution to the Benjamin Foster Case. Representatives from the Oregon State Police, Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, and the Josephine Coun...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 1, 2023

Police Chief Warren Hensman joint press conference

Photo reading Press Release Police, with a police badge

Grants Pass Police Chief Warren Hensman held a joint press conference today at 1:00 PM to discuss the resolution to the Benjamin Foster Case. Representatives from the Oregon State Police, Josephine County Sheriff’s Office, and the Josephine Coun...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: January 20, 2023

Job Opportunity: Dispatcher (9-1-1)

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Want to be the FIRST first-responder to help your community in times of need?  If so, you need to be a Grants Pass 9-1-1 Dispatcher.  We are looking to hire individuals who can excel during high stress scenarios while recognizing the imp...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Job Opportunity: Police Officer

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The City of Grants Pass is recruiting for the position of Police Officer.

As a member of the City of Grants Pass Police Department, you have an opportunity to join an exciting, dynamic department where your law enforcement skills will help protect and serv...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: January 19, 2023

Job Opportunity: Police Officer

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The City of Grants Pass is recruiting for the position of Police Officer.

As a member of the City of Grants Pass Police Department, you have an opportunity to join an exciting, dynamic department where your law enforcement skills will help protect and serv...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Urban Tree Advisory Committee open position

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Applications are being accepted for a position on the Urban Tree Advisory Committee. This is a 2-year appointment.

The purpose of the committee is to review, develop, and implement programs and activities which promote, protect, and enhance the urban fores...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: January 17, 2023

Urban Tree Advisory Committee open position

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Applications are being accepted for a position on the Urban Tree Advisory Committee. This is a 2-year appointment.

The purpose of the committee is to review, develop, and implement programs and activities which promote, protect, and enhance the urban fores...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Tourism Advisory Committee

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Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Tourism Advisory Committee due to expiring terms. These positions are three-year terms. 

The goal of the Committee is to encourage visitors and residents to engage in community activities ...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: January 12, 2023

Tourism Advisory Committee

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Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Tourism Advisory Committee due to expiring terms. These positions are three-year terms. 

The goal of the Committee is to encourage visitors and residents to engage in community activities ...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: January 10, 2023

Traffic Pattern Change: Intersections of NW "E", NW "D" & NW Dimmick

Traffic map of NW Dimmick

Effective immediately, there will be a traffic pattern change on NW “D” Street and NW “E” Street at the NW Dimmick intersections.  East/West Cross traffic will now have to stop at both “E” and “D”, as NW Dimmick will be the through street.

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Road Work and Closures
Posted on: January 9, 2023

Job Opportunity: Lateral Dispatcher (9-1-1)

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Looking for a secure career with a purpose where your efforts benefit your community and neighbors? If you’re committed to personal growth and public service, The City of Grants Pass has an opportunity for you to join our team as a Lateral Dispatcher. Our...
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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: January 1, 2023

Job Opportunity: Human Resources Director

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The City of Grants Pass is recruiting for a Human Resources Director. 

The successful candidate will be a Human Resources professional with experience in labor relations, compensation, and recruitment and selection, and who possesses the ability t...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: January 1, 2023

Job Opportunity: Lateral Police Officer

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The City of Grant Pass is accepting applications for a Lateral Police Officer position. The deadline to apply is 5 PM PST, December 30, 2022.

If you are an individual who appreciates a working team environment that focuses on trust, crucial communications,...

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Job Postings
Posted on: December 13, 2022

Committee on Public Art (CoPA) Request for Applications

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Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Committee on Public Art (CoPA). These are three-year appointments.

CoPA works to engage the community and enrich public spaces through the placement of original artwork, creating a unique sense of ...

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Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: December 13, 2022

Committee on Public Art (CoPA) Request for Applications

photo of mural on a wall

Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Committee on Public Art (CoPA). These are three-year appointments.

CoPA works to engage the community and enrich public spaces through the placement of original artwork, creating a unique sense of ...

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Committee News and Open Positions