City Expresses Sorrow, Support, Solidarity for Local Victims, Families of Vegas Shooting

The aftermath of last Sunday’s mass shooting in Las Vegas left cities across the nation grieving over the devastating loss of life, especially those from their own communities. Garden Grove suffered at least two fatalities, some injured, and others able to escape physically unharmed.

City Seeks Main Street/Downtown Commissioner

The City seeks candidates to fill a vacancy on the Main Street/Downtown commission to complete a term that expires in December 2018. To qualify as a volunteer commissioner, applicants must be a property owner/business owner or tenant on Garden Grove’s Main Street/Downtown, and must be able to attend meetings.

Black Friday Goes BiGG! With Chances to Win $500 and More

The Black Friday Goes BiGG giveaway offers shoppers a chance to win “BiGG” prizes starting on the biggest shopping day of the year, Black Friday, November 24 through Friday, December 15, 2017. For every $50 spent in Garden Grove, patrons will have the opportunity to win $500 cash, and two, one-night stays at the Great Wolf Lodge Southern California.

Drivers Get Important Lesson During Police School Bus Operation

As part of the City’s Accident Reduction Campaign, the Garden Grove Police Department conducted a school bus operation on Friday, September 8, 2017. The purpose of the operation was to educate drivers on the importance of stopping for school buses that are stopped to load and unload students.

Permitting System for Recreational Vehicles Goes Live October 2

The City’s online permitting system for recreational vehicles parked on public and private streets will be available on Monday, October 2, 2017. Recreational vehicle owners may also request a permit in person at Garden Grove City Hall, located at 11222 Acacia Parkway. The Police Department’s Traffic Unit will not begin issuing citations until Monday, October 16, 2017.

City to Participate in Orange County’s Major Business Expo 2017

The City of Garden Grove’s Economic Development Division will be participating in Orange County’s Major Business Expo, sponsored by Relationship Building Network (RBN). The expo takes place on Wednesday, September 27, 2017, from 5:00 p.m. to 8:00 p.m., at the Great Wolf Lodge Southern California, located at 12681 Harbor Boulevard.