News Flash

Posted on: March 2, 2021

Public Comment Open for Review of Local Wetlands Inventory Report

City Press Releases Downtown

GRANTS PASS – When the city added lands to the Grants Pass Urban Growth Boundary, it became necessary under state planning rules to survey the new lands for the existence of wetlands.   

The city contracted with Pacific Habitat ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 24, 2021

Residents Can Follow Progress of City Water Treatment Plant Replacement Project

City Press Releases Get Informed

GRANTS PASS – On Jan. 15, 2020 the Grants Pass City Council adopted a resolution declaring a public need to acquire property for a new water treatment plant. With this action, the council took another important step to secure the nearly 90-year ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 22, 2021

Grants Pass Department of Public Safety rolls out new engagement platform

DPS Newsflash

GRANTS PASS PUBLIC SAFETY & FIRE SERVICES ADOPTS COMMUNITY CONNECT TO BRIDGE CRITICAL INFO DATA GAP BETWEEN RESIDENTS AND FIRST RESPONDERS

Grants Pass Department of Public Safety rolls out platform to better engage residents to prepare for emergency si...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 18, 2021

Second Annual Drinking Water Week Poster Contest

A 2020 Drinking Water Week Poster winner

GRANTS PASS – For more than 40 years the City of Grants Pass and the American Water Works Association have celebrated Drinking Water Week as a unique opportunity for communities to come together and recognize the vital role water plays in our da...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 11, 2021

Bikeways & Walkways Committee Opening

Committees Get Involved

GRANTS PASS – Applications are being accepted for one position on the Grants Pass and Josephine County Bikeways & Walkways Committee due to a resignation. This term expires June 30, 2022.

The purpose of this committee is to implement the &...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 10, 2021

City Receives Budget Award For 36th Consecutive Year

City Press Release Welcome Sign

GRANTS PASS – The City of Grants Pass is pleased to announce the Government Finance Officers Association of the United States and Canada (GFOA) has presented the city with the GFOA Distinguished Budget Presentation Award for its budget ...

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City of Grants Pass Press Releases
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Grants Pass CDBG Needs and Priorities Survey

City Press Releases Downtown

Each year the City of Grants Pass receives Community Development Block Grant (CDBG) funds to be used for projects which predominately benefit low- to moderate income persons, prevent/eliminate blight, or meet urgent community needs which pose a serious th...

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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