Posted on: October 16, 2017

Sign Up to Get a Tree - First Come, First Served

It's that time of the year when the City of Grants Pass gives 50 city residents the chance to buy a tree and have City employees plant it in their front yards.

Each year, the Tree Canopy Program offers a different selection of trees, all at least 6 feet ta...

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Tree Canopy Program Application City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2017

Request for Proposal - Call for Artists

Project Summary

The City of Grants Pass has recently renamed City-owned parking lots on a wildlife theme.  Process is underway to place City-branded wayfinding signage in an effort to improve the appearance of downtown and enhance the tourist expe...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 13, 2017

The City Manager's Weekly Report

The City Manager's Weekly Report for the week ending October 13, 2017.

Additional Info... City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Art in Motion Prospectus

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The City of Grants Pass Committee on Public Art (CoPA) invites artists 18 years of age and older to submit original artwork in any 2-D or 3-D media with the exception of video/film, installation or performance art for Art in Motion.

This public art project...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: October 3, 2017

Utility Rate Community Forum

The Public Works Department will host a Utility Rate Forum on October 19, 2017, 6 pm in the City Council Chambers, 101 NW A Street. The forum will be an opportunity for the public to hear about the capital construction needs of the City’s utilit...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Tell us about the features and views that make Grants Pass Scenic

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It would be hard to imagine Grants Pass without the beautiful Rogue River, nearby forested mountain slopes, or charming historic downtown. These and other scenic features, or ‘scenic resources,’ are important to the character and ident...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases

Posted on: October 11, 2017

Accepting Applications for Committee on Public Art

Applications are still being accepted to fill a vacancy on the Committee on Public Art (CoPA) for the City of Grants Pass due to a resignation. This term expires January 1, 2020.

The purpose of this committee is to provide the Grants Pass City Council with...

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Online Application Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: October 5, 2017

Accepting Applications for Historical Buildings and Sites Commission

Applications are being accepted for a position on the Historical Buildings and Sites Commission due to a term that expires November 30, 2017.

This committee reviews proposed alterations to any Historic District; promotes community historic preservation; ad...

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Online Application Committee News and Open Positions
Posted on: October 6, 2017

Accepting Applications for Budget Committee

Applications are being accepted for three positions on the City of Grants Pass Budget Committee due to expiring terms and a vacancy.

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: October 5, 2017

Accepting Applications for Urban Area Planning Commission

Applications are being accepted for a position on the Urban Area Planning Commission due to an expiring term. All City appointments to the UAPC shall be required to have their principal residence within the City Limits or the Urban Growth Boundary.

The pur...

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Online Application Committee News and Open Positions

Posted on: August 31, 2017

Neighborhood Watch Newsletter - September - October 2017

The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety would like to remind you that school is back in session. 

Read 8 tips for keeping our children safe as they go back to school.

The theme for Fire Prevention Week (October 8-14, 2017) is "Every Second...

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Read the Newsletter Crime Prevention & Neighborhood Watch

Posted on: October 16, 2017

Cell Phone Enforcement

Special traffic enforcement for drivers violating the new cell phone law will begin on Monday, Ocotober 23rd, 2017.

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 16, 2017

17-48815 Disturbance Media Release

On Tuesday, October 10th, 2017 at approximately 0626 hours, the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to 1620 Allen Creek Road regarding a disturbance in the parking lot where two males were holding down a female.

Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 10, 2017

South Burger King Structure Fire 10/9/17

On the above date and me the Grants Pass Department of Public Safety responded to a report of a fire on the roof of the South Burger King. Fire crews arrived

to find active fire on the roof as well as in the commercial kitchen hood system inside ...

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Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 9, 2017

Haunted House in the City of Grants Pass

The Grants Pass Department of Public Safety, Fire Prevention Bureau would like to remind the public that a no-cost permit and a fire and life safety inspection is required to operate public accessed haunted house events held within the City of Grants Pass...

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Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 8, 2017

Motor Vehicle Crash - SW Bridge St. / SW Greenwood Ave.

On October 8th, 2017 at approximately 1214 hours, the Grants Pass Department
of Public Safety Police and Fire units were sent to the scene of a motor
vehicle crash. The driver of the 1965 Chevy pick-up, Jerry Huffman, was extricated
from his vehicle.

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 5, 2017

17-48050 Domestic Violence, Crash, Pursuit

On the above listed date and time, officers from the Grants Pass Dept. of Public Safety responded to a report of domestic violence on NE Churchill St. While en route, officers were told the male involved left the scene in a vehicle.

Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2017

Fugitive Arrest 2017-47487

On Monday, October 2nd, 2017 at approximately 3:10 PM Grants Pass Police, with the assistance

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: October 2, 2017

RADE Press Release - Murray

The Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team (RADE) executed a search warrant on Kenneth Murray's vehicle after evidence was observed in plain view during his arrest by patrol officers from GPDPS on the above date.

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: September 29, 2017

Assault I / 17-46921

On Friday, September 29th, 2017 at approximately 12:18 AM, police were contacted by medical staff at the emergency room of Three Rivers Medical Center. Emergency room staff reported a male patient at their facility seeking medical treatment for stab wound

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

Rain Decreases Fire Restrictions

The recent rain and cooler temperatures have made it possible to decrease fire restrictions across southwest Oregon. Effective immediately, the fire danger level on Oregon Department of Forestry protected lands in Jackson and Josephine counties will lower

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Posted on: September 21, 2017

RADE PRESS RELEASE / MCMANUS ARREST

The Rogue Area Drug Enforcement Team (RADE) executed a search warrant at the listed location on 08-29-17. During the execution of that warrant, nearly 8 pounds of crystal methamphetamine, packaging materials, scales and over $52,000 dollars was seized.

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases
Posted on: September 18, 2017

323 SE G St Press Release - Arrest

On September 18th, 2017 at approximately 12:00 PM Grants Pass Fire/Rescue, Rural Metro Fire Department, and American Medical Response responded to a structure fire. After suppression efforts concluded, detectives from the Grants Pass Department of Public

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Posted on: September 18, 2017

STRUCTURE FIRE 17-44895

Grants Pass Department of Public Safety Police Officer reported a fire at the corner of NE 9th & NE G St. The Officer reported the single story structure with heavy black smoke.

Additional Info... Public Safety Media Releases

Posted on: October 5, 2017

Alley Paving-Between "G" and "H" Streets

Beginning October 16th, through the 18th, the contractor will be paving the alleys between “G” & “H” Streets, from 3rd to 6th Streets for the “G” and “H” Sanitary Sewer Re...

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Road Work and Closures