City Hall Closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day

In observance of the Martin Luther King Jr. Day holiday, Garden Grove City Hall and the H. Louis Lake Senior Center will be closed on Monday, January 16, 2017. Street sweeping services will not be provided on the holiday. Streets will be swept as scheduled on all other days.

Hit and Run Major Injury Traffic Collision, Seeking Witnesses

On Friday, December 30, 2016, at approximately 4:00 a.m., a Garden Grove Police Department officer was patrolling the area of Fern Street and Garden Grove Boulevard and discovered a female motorcyclist had been involved in a hit and run collision.

Garden Grove Showcases Best of Local Dining

During the month of January, the City will celebrate its rich and diverse cuisines by participating in Visit California’s California Restaurant Month, a month-long celebration of culinary assets. Garden Grove Restaurant Week starts January 15 through January 22, 2017.

Temporary Road Closures for Star Wars Half Marathon

The 2017 Star Wars Half Marathon takes place on Sunday, January 15, 2017. Thousands of runners, joggers, and walkers are expected to participate in the 13.1-mile event, which encompasses various streets in Anaheim and Garden Grove. Streets affected will experience temporary road closures.

Exchange Students Arrive in Garden Grove from Anyang, Republic of Korea

The Sister City Association of Garden Grove is pleased to welcome ten high school students representing Anyang, Republic of Korea as part of the 28th annual Sister City Exchange Program. The students arrive on Saturday, January 7 to begin a 10-day tour of Garden Grove and Los Angeles with local host families.

City Reminds Residents of New Garden Grove Animal Care Services Starting January 1

The City reminds residents of its new Garden Grove Animal Care Services program, starting January 1, 2017. The program replaces services provided by Orange County Animal Care. For more information, call (714) 741-5565 or email