State of the City: Strong Hotel Performance, Quality of Life; Economic Challenges Ahead

Another sell-out crowd assembled last Wednesday, this year at the Grove District’s Embassy Suites hotel, to hear Garden Grove Mayor Steve Jones deliver his second State of the City address.

City Hall Closed on Presidents’ Day

In observance of the Presidents’ Day holiday, Garden Grove City Hall and the H. Louis Lake Senior Center will be closed on Monday, February 19, 2018. No street sweeping services will be provided on the holiday. However, trash pick-up is still scheduled for that day. Streets will be swept as scheduled on all other days.

City Seeking Local College Graduates

The City is seeking names and information from Garden Grove residents who are graduating this year with an undergraduate or post-graduate academic degree. Graduates who submit their information will be invited to the 6th annual Garden Grove College Graduates’ Reception on Tuesday, May 8, 2018.

Support Higher Education in Garden Grove

Key businesses and organizations are invited to participate in the College Graduates’ Reception, hosted by the Garden Grove City Council. The event is aimed at recognizing and supporting higher education in the community. By sponsoring the event, businesses and organizations help promote higher education and a professional workforce in Garden Grove.

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

The Sister City Association of Garden Grove is pleased to welcome nine high school students representing Anyang, Republic of Korea as part of the 29th annual Sister City Exchange Program. The students arrive on Saturday, January 13 to begin a 10-day tour of Garden Grove and Los Angeles with local host families.

Mayor Jones Gives First-of-Year Official Address at State of the City Event

The new year brings a fresh start for Garden Grove as Mayor Steven R. Jones delivers his official address at the State of the City luncheon on Wednesday, January 31, 2018. The event, hosted by the Garden Grove Chamber of Commerce, takes place from 11:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m., at the Embassy Suites, 11767 Harbor Boulevard.