Thursday, 22 March, 2018


2018 Northeast Improvements Project

The City is exploring city project 2011-3, 2018 Northeast Improvements Project, which involves the reconstruction of street, sidewalk, sanitary sewer, water main, street lighting, storm sewer, and associated appurtenances.  The improvements are located on 7th Street NE from 7th Avenue

10 Stormwater Facts

It’s been 25 years since the Environmental Protection Agency began the Phase I Municipal Separate Storm Sewer System (MS4) permit program in November of 1990. SEH's April Ryan, PE, an expert in water resources and stormwater engineering, shares 25 Stormwater

Community Brush Pile has closed

With the closure of Deer River Hired Hands, the City of Grand Rapids has closed the Community Brush Pile. Brush can be taken to: Itasca County Landfill: Brush is accepted here for a nominal charge. Compost can be brought to the Community

Volunteer firefighting.  What’s in it for you?

The benefits of being a volunteer firefighter are many.
There’s the technical training and real life skills you’ll receive.
The satisfaction of teaching kids and seniors about fire safety.
The fact that no two days are ever the same.
There’s the immense sense of pride and satisfaction... read more

A City Ordinance addressing winter parking was adopted on Monday, December 12, 2016 and went into effect upon it's publication in the Herald Review on December 25th. The ordinance states as follows:  

CHAPTER 66, 5.01    66-113.  WINTER PARKING

No owner or driver of a motor vehicle shall park the motor vehicle or permit any motor vehicle to remain on any street between November 1st and May 1st in the city... read more