Atlantis Play Center to Undergo Park Renovation

Atlantis Play Center will be temporarily closed to the public beginning Monday, April 9, 2018 through Friday, April 20, 2018, and again on Monday, May 14, 2018 through Thursday, May 31, 2018, as renovations take place. The play center is located in Garden Grove Park, at 13630 Atlantis Way.

“Youth in Government Day” Returns to Garden Grove

“Youth in Government Day” offered 61 high school students the opportunity to spend the day meeting with members from the City’s management team, discuss top-priority budget issues impacting their departments, have lunch with Mayor Steve Jones, and make a presentation at a mock City Council meeting.

Citrus Greening Disease Discovered in Garden Grove

The California Department of Food and Agriculture (CDFA) and the United States Department of Agriculture have discovered Huanglongbing, also known as HLB or citrus greening disease, in Garden Grove. HLB kills citrus trees and has no cure. The disease is not harmful to humans or animals.

City Invites Business Owners to Livestream Workshop

Openings are available for business owners to attend the “Livestream – Open for Business” workshop presented by Google, Facebook, Constant Contact, and Square. The free workshop will take place on Wednesday, February 21, 2018, from 9:30 a.m. to 11:00 a.m., at the Garden Grove Courtyard Center, located at 12732 Main Street.

How Agriculture Officials Protect Your Citrus Trees

Agriculture officials are working to protect your community’s citrus trees from the devastating impact of Huanglongbing, a fatal plant disease found in California. Crews work throughout the state and may come to your community if Huanglongbing or the Asian citrus psyllid, an insect that spreads the disease, are found nearby.

The 60th annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival

The 60th Annual Garden Grove Strawberry Festival is a non-profit organization dedicated to raising funds for the community. In 2017 festival profits totaled $394.000. This year’s theme is Celebrating 60 Years of Fun and Funding Charities. The festival will be held Memorial Day Weekend, from May 25 through May 28, 2018.