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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Give a Living, Growing Gift this Season

Memorial Trees Balloons

GRANTS PASS – Everyone has that person on their holiday list who is difficult to shop for, and a living, growing gift just may be the answer to the problem. Through the City of Grants Pass Memorial Tree Program, residents can purchase a tree to donate in ...

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Posted on: November 18, 2019

City to Issue New and Improved GP Now Newsletter

City Press Release Welcome Sign

GRANTS PASS – Grants Pass city councilors gave a “thumbs up” to a newly expanded and more regularly produced edition of the city’s information newsletter at their workshop Monday, Nov. 18. The new format will includ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Accepting applications for Historical Buildings and Sites Commission

Committees Get Involved

Applications are being accepted for two positions on the Historical Buildings and Sites Commission due to an expiring term and a vacancy.

The committee’s purpose is to review proposed alterations to any Historic District or designated structure i...

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Online application Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Bowen and 'Live Rogue' receive Excellence Award

Jon Bowen award

GRANTS PASS – Jon Bowen of Experience Grants Pass, the city’s contractor for Tourism and Downtown Development was recently awarded by the Oregon Economic Development Association for Exceptional Economic Development Marketing and Promot...

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Posted on: November 15, 2019

Job Opportunity: Water Treatment Plant Specialist I or II

Job Opportunity Apply Online

We are recruiting for a highly motivated individual that recognizes the importance of quality drinking water, maintenance of the water treatment plant, and looking to the future.

Our Water Treatment Program consists of:  20 MGD conventional surfac...

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Job Opportunity Posting Job Postings
Posted on: November 15, 2019

Water Filtration Plant Receives Important Upgrade

New Human Machine Interface

GRANTS PASS – On the heels of some recent communication and control issues resulting in a few "hair-raising" events for the operating staff, the city’s Water Filtration Plant received an important update to its Supervisory Co...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 13, 2019

Grants Pass Warming Station Could Open Soon

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GRANTS PASS – Building on a clear action plan created at a roundtable discussion facilitated at City Hall Oct. 24 by City Manager Aaron Cubic, the reality of a Grants Pass Warming Station to serve the homeless during inclement weather could be a...

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Posted on: November 13, 2019

Strategic Planning Community Forum

City Press Releases Downtown

Grants Pass City Council is Hosting a Strategic Planning Community Forum

TIME: 6 p.m.DATE: November 14, 2019PLACE: Council Chambers101 NW A Street

Strategic planning helps us determine our priorities, get organized, make big decisions, and realize our dream...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 8, 2019

Accepting applications for Committee on Public Art

Committees Get Involved

Applications are being accepted for three positions on the Committee on Public Art due to a vacancy and term expirations. 

The purpose of this committee is to provide the Grants Pass City Council with information pertaining to public art; create o...

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Posted on: November 8, 2019

Accepting applications for Urban Area Planning Commission

Committees Get Involved

Applications are being accepted for a position on the Urban Area Planning Commission due to a resignation. The term expires Nov. 18, 2021. All City appointments to the UAPC shall be required to have their principal residence within the City Limits or the ...

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Online application Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: November 6, 2019

Accepting applications for Budget Committee

Committees Get Involved

Applications are being accepted for three positions on the City of Grants Pass Budget Committee due to a vacancy and expiring terms. The purpose of this committee is to receive and review the recommended budget and approve a budget for Council’s...

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Online application Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: November 6, 2019

City Seeks Further Input on SDCs

City Press Releases Get Informed

The City of Grants Pass Public Works Department is seeking additional input from residents regarding proposed increases to city utility System Development Charges. An additional public hearing on the topic will be conducted at City Hall 6 p.m. Wednesday, ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: November 4, 2019

City Awarded Grant to Help Develop Dollar Mountain Master Plan

Wildflowers on Dollar Mtn Trail

GRANTS PASS – The development of Dollar Mountain into an outdoor recreation area for the enjoyment of community residents will soon be one step closer thanks to a grant awarded the City of Grants Pass by the National Parks Service. The technical...

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Posted on: October 30, 2019

Street Closure: B Street between 8th Street and Dean Street

Road Closures Check Your Route

Beginning November 4th between 7:00 AM and 6:00 PM, “B” Street between 8th Street and Dean Street will be closed to through traffic, local access only. CPI Acquisitions will be replacing water and sewer mains.

Motorists are advised to avoid the area and fi...

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Road Work and Closures
Posted on: October 29, 2019

Council Tables River Road Reserve Property

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – Further action on the future of the River Road Reserve property has been tabled until after a new appraisal on the value of the property can be obtained. City Council members voted Monday, Oct. 28, to direct staff to obtain the new...

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Posted on: October 28, 2019

A Whopper Made of Copper!

Lucas Salmon

GRANTS PASS – A gathering of more than 50 people attended a ribbon cutting ceremony Friday, Oct. 25, to celebrate the installation of two coho salmon sculptures as the newest additions to the public art collection in Grants Pass. Sculpting artis...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Street Sweeping Schedule - Month of November 2019

Street Sweeping Schedule Find Your Zone

Leaf Season is upon us!

The City contracted street sweeper will not be following a set schedule for sweeping for the month of November. Instead, the street sweeper will be working overtime to remove falling leaves in high tree density areas. The leaves ten...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 25, 2019

Warming Station Roundtable Results in Solid Plan

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – At least a dozen interested parties and representatives of regional service providers attended a roundtable discussion about establishing a winter warming station in Grants Pass. The discussion was facilitated by Grants Pass City M...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

City Awarded Best of the Best Safety Committee

City of Grants Pass Safety Committee

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass Safety Committee came home with two prestigious awards from the Southern Oregon Occupational Safety & Health Conference held in Ashland Oct. 17. The city was one of 22 municipal organizations and private...

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Posted on: October 23, 2019

Leaf Collection and Burn Days

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – The Fall Leaf Collection Program in Grants Pass will be conducted Nov. 1 through Dec. 13 by subscription with residents’ local refuse haulers. Refuse subscribers needing to bag extra leaves or requiring extra green waste ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 4, 2019

Downtown Merchants Can Still “Light The Storefronts” In Time For Holiday Season

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – Downtown Merchants can still take advantage of a city matching grant program designed to provide assistance with adding lighting to their storefronts. The Light the Storefronts Downtown Program provides qualifying applicants with u...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: September 5, 2019

System Development Charge Public Notice Draft Report

City Press Releases Get Informed

The City of Grants Pass hereby issues public notice, pursuant to ORS 223.304, of its intent to consider changes in its water, wastewater, and stormwater system development charges.

A technical report addressing the methodology and calculation of the propos...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: August 26, 2019

City of Grants Pass 90-Day Notice of System Development Charge Consideration

City Press Releases Get Informed

The City of Grants Pass hereby issues public notice, pursuant to ORS 223.304, of its intent to consider changes in its water, wastewater, and stormwater system development charges.

A technical report addressing the methodology and calculation of the propos...

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Utility System Development Charge Rate Study Page City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: June 2, 2019

2018 Water Quality Report

City Press Releases

The purpose of this Consumer Confidence Report (CCR) is to improve public health by providing educational information to allow you, our customers, to make educated decisions regarding any potential health risks pertaining to the quality, treatment, and ma...

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