Grand Junction City Council Preview for the Week of 4/15/2019


For more detailed information on any of these items, read the full agendas and/or staff reports here:  City Council meeting videos can also be found at the same link.

City Council will discuss the following items at this week’s meeting:

Monday, 4/15/19 – 5:30 p.m.    City Council Workshop     CANCELLED

Wednesday, 4/17/19 – 6:00 p.m.    City Council Meeting   City Hall Auditorium, 250 N. 5th Street


Final Certification of Election Results


Proclaiming April 27, 2019 as Arbor Day in the City of Grand Junction

Regular Agenda

4a. An Ordinance to Amend Chapters 12.04 and 12.08 of the Grand Junction Municipal Code and Section 21.06.010 of the Zoning and Development Code Regarding Camping on Public Property/Public Places

Public Hearings

5ai. An Ordinance Rezoning Lot 113 of Brookwillow Village from PD (Planned Development) to R-12 (Residential – 12 Dwelling Units per Acre) and R-16 (Residential – 16 Dwelling Units per Acre), Located Directly East of Brookwillow Loop

5aii. An Ordinance Rezoning to Planned Development and an Outline Development Plan (ODP) for The Riverfront at Dos Rios, Located on the Northeast Bank of the Colorado River Between Highway 50 and Hale Avenue 

:  Sam Rainguet, Communications Manager       970-244-1507 or 

Projects Affecting Traffic the Week of 4/15/19


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City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

F ½ Road Closure West of 31 Road – Lewis Wash Bridge Replacement Project

  • F ½ Road will be closed to through traffic between 30 Road and 31 Road, 24/7
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Residents living west of Lewis Wash and Thunder Mountain Elementary School traffic use 30 Road
  • Residents living east of Lewis Wash including Allegheny Drive use 31 Road
  • Anticipated completion – mid April.

Reeder Mesa Road – Water Line Replacement Project

  • Watch for truck and heavy equipment traffic along both Reeder Mesa Road and Lands’ End Road
  • Expect occasional daytime closures
  • Message boards at each end of Reeder Mesa Road will give specific closure dates
  • Detour route will be in place on days of closure
  • Anticipated completion – May.

City of Grand Junction Annual Spring Clean-Up Program

  • Spring clean-up starts this week south of North Avenue, Orchard Mesa and the Redlands
  • Motorists can expect delays and short-term street closures
  • Anticipated completion Friday, April 19.

Non-City of Grand Junction Projects with Travel Restrictions

32 Road Sewer Line Replacement Project – Clifton Sanitation District Project

  • Watch for utility construction (various locations) along 32 Road between I-70B and D Road
  • Please slow down through the work zones and obey traffic control signs and personnel
  • Motorists may experience intermittent lane closures and detours
  • Anticipated completion – September.

22 Road and H Road Utility Construction – Private Development Project

  • H Road is closed to through traffic between 22 Road and 23 Road
  • Access for local residents will be provided
  • Detour route is in place
  • Anticipated completion – May.

32 Road and B ½ Road Water Line Replacement – Ute Water Project

  • B ½ Road will be closed to thru traffic between 31 ¾ Road and 32 Road, Monday – Friday
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Access will be provided for local residents
  • Anticipated Completion – Friday, April 19

E Road between 23 Road and Vista Grande Drive (Redlands) Water Line Upgrade – Ute Water Project

  • Construction is scheduled to start Tuesday April 16
  • E road will be closed to through traffic 8AM to 5PM, Monday – Friday
  • Detour route will be in place
  • Access will be provided for local residents
  • Anticipated Completion – May.

Contact:  Sam Rainguet, Communications Manager   970-244-1507 or