Friday, 17 November, 2017


2017 Infrastructure Improvements

Construction has begun!!!  For construction updates, see the current construction projects web map under the "Maps" tab on the top of the home page or the quick link on the right side of the home page with the following picture:                      

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

The City of Grand Rapids has vacancies on various boards and commissions. If you are interested, please contact City Hall Administration at 420 N. Pokegama Avenue in person, by calling 326-7600, or go to http://cityofgrandrapidsmn.com/your-government/boards-and-commissions for more information or download the application here.

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The City of Grand Rapids is in the process of developing a Master Plan for the IRA Civic Center. Part of the Master Plan will consider an expansion to the building that would provide daycare/early childhood development, Boys & Girls Club, and an indoor playground.  This proposed area is called the Kids Campus.Thank you for participating in the IRA Civic Center “Kids Campus” survey. Your feedback is critical in helping... 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