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  • Student Exchange Program Brings 10 South Korean Students to Garden Grove
    January 8, 2019

    The Sister City Association of Garden Grove is pleased to welcome 10 high school students from Anyang, South Korea, Garden Grove’s official sister city, as part of the annual Student Exchange Program.

    Photo of the 2018 Exchange Students at Garden Grove City Hall.
  • City Hall Closed on Martin Luther King Jr. Day
    January 8, 2019

    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 21, 2019. Street sweeping services will not be provided on the holiday.

    Artwork for Martin Luther King Day.
  • City Manager Announces Immediate Start of Measure O Public Safety Plan
    December 20, 2018

    Yesterday, Garden Grove City Manager Scott Stiles held a press conference to announce the immediate roll-out of the City’s new public safety plan resulting from the passage of Measure O, a one-percent sales tax approved by 65 perce

    Photo of City Manager Scott Stiles speaking at the Measure O Public Safety Plan press conference.
  • City Emergency Services Available During Holiday Closure
    December 19, 2018

    In observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays, Garden Grove City Hall and most City departments and facilities, including the administrative offices of the Police and Fire Departments will be closed from Friday, December 21, 2018 through Tues

    Stock photo of a woman on her phone.
  • City Hall Closed, No Street Sweeping Christmas and New Year’s Day
    December 19, 2018

    In observance of the Christmas and New Year’s Day holidays, Garden Grove City Hall will be closed from Friday, December 21, 2018 through Tuesday, January 1, 2019.

    Photo of City Hall during the holidays.
  • GGPD Winter DUI Mobilization
    December 15, 2018

    The Christmas and New Year’s holidays are ways to spend time with family and friends ringing in another year, but also a time when people can make poor choices that put themselves and others at risk on the road.

    Photo of a GGPD officer at a DUI checkpoint.
  • City Seeking Community Input on Garden Grove Parks, Recreation, and Facilities
    December 14, 2018

    The City of Garden Grove is seeking input from the community to help develop a 15-year Parks, Recreation, and Facilities Master Plan. The City encourages Garden Grove residents and park users to participate in an online survey.

    Stock photo of a girl on a swing.
  • New Fire Station No. 6 Goes into Service
    December 13, 2018

    After much anticipation, Garden Grove fire fighters will be responding out of their new Fire Station No. 6, on Thursday, December 13, 2018, at 2:00 p.m. The current and aging Fire Station No. 6, located at the corner of Chapman Avenue and Debbie Lane, will go out of service at the same time.

    Fire Station No. 6 tower.
  • City Now Accepting Applications for City Commissions
    December 11, 2018

    The City of Garden Grove is now accepting applications for candidates to serve as non-compensated commissioners. Applicants must be Garden Grove residents and registered voters, be able to serve a two-year term of office, and be available to attend regularly scheduled meetings.

    Stock photo of a gavel.
  • City Now Offering First-Time Home Buyer Programs
    December 11, 2018

    The City is now offering First-Time Home Buyer Programs for qualifying low-income families. The CalHome loan is a 30-year deferred payment loan requiring no monthly payments, not exceeding $60,000, which accrues 3-percent simple annual interest for the life of the loan.

    Stock photo of a couple receiving the keys to their home.