Grand Junction Economic Partnership
“Bigger than a trail”: Grand Valley’s Palisade Plunge set to open after 10 years of planning, partnerships
The work of three federal land agencies, three municipalities, landowners and mountain bikers yields not just Colorado’s most anticipated trail, but a model for how communities can bring big ideas to fruition.
BLM will move 27 jobs from Washington to Grand Junction, 54 more to Lakewood as part of HQ relocationJesse Paul Politics and Government Primary category in which blog post is published
Aspen stakes claim as the premier human-powered playground as skiers ditch lifts and traffic to walk uphill
“Alpine skiers are getting bored," said Erik Lambert, a businessman searching for a mountain to anchor an all-uphill resort. "They are sick of crowds. They are sick of traffic. I think people are ready for a cultural shift.”
Some high-country communities OK taxes for schools, open space, but lodging taxes fell in Buena Vista, Cañon City
Grand Junction used to be a place young people fled. Now, millennial entrepreneurs are flocking there for opportunity.
The Western Slope city is shedding its image as a Shangri-La for shuffling seniors. Could it be that Grand Junction is now cool?
The $44.2 million pitch: What Grand Junction is doing to land BLM’s headquarters — and what the chances are it will work
Grand Junction is not alone in seeking out the headquarters and faces some tough competition, perhaps even from within Colorado