Economic Development

The City of Grand Junction works with its economic development partners to recruit, retain, and expand business activity within the City. The City supports these partners as they perform economic development activities.

Grand Junction was voted one of Colorado's "Best Places to Move/Open a Business" by ColoradoBiz Magazine! ColoradoBiz Runner Up Icon

Read more about the recognition on the Grand Junction Economic Partnership's website


The City of Grand Junction is located in the Grand Valley at the confluence of the Gunnison and Colorado Rivers. Nestled between the Book Cliffs and the Colorado National Monument, Grand Junction is the largest city between Denver and Salt Lake City. I-70 and U.S. Highways 6 & 50 connect Grand Junction with the rest of the state and the nation.


BNSF Railway serves freight and Amtrak, and Grand Junction Regional Airport has daily & seasonal flights to:

  • Dallas/Fort Worth, TX
  • Denver, CO
  • Las Vegas, NV
  • Los Angeles/Santa Ana, CA
  • Phoenix/Mesa, AZ

Combined with a friendly and efficient local government, the City of Grand Junction is more than capable of attracting and maintaining a diversified industry base.