We have a variety of programs and resources dedicated to improving Greeley, from improving our community’s image and entryways to offering incentives for home ownership. Read about our programs below, or contact Megan Ferguson, firstname.lastname@example.org or Whitney Fraughton, email@example.com for actual loan requirements and approval process or contact us at 970-350-9383 for more information or with specific questions.
Achieving Community Excellence (ACE)
This initiative is based on the power of aligned principled relationships. These relationships are built to help all our residents achieve the highest levels of success and the greatest quality of life possible. ACE has already seen success with the G.Town Promise.
Learn more at: ACE
Greeley's Creative District
This area represents the city’s highest concentration of micro-businesses, performance venues, cultural outlets, galleries, museums, entertainment, and mixed residential development.
Historic architecture blends with contemporary additions, while wall murals surprise visitors throughout the area, which is rich with public art.
Greeley's creative district is just one of 15 certified by the state of Colorado.
Creative District Website: Greeleycreativedistrict.org
Creative District Tour: Discovergreeleycreativedistrict.com
Greeley Home Ownership Incentive Program
The City of Greeley has established a pilot Home Ownership Program for Employees (G-HOPE) to promote more home ownership in Greeley’s Redevelopment District and around the University of Northern Colorado campus.
Through the program, down payment assistance is available to regular full-time employees of the major employers in this area:
- Greeley City Government
- University of Northern Colorado
- School District Six
- Banner Health/North Colorado Medical Center
- North Range Behavioral Health
- Sunrise Community Health
- Frontier Academy
- High Plains Library District
- Salida del Sol Academy
Greeley's Image Initiative
Greeley has grown up! Not just a small agricultural community, the city is so much bigger, diverse and appealing than what many people think. The initiative and annual advertising campaign tell Greeley's story featuring what's new, fun and different.
Take a look at: greeleyunexpected.com
G Town Tours
The City of Greeley offers FREE tours to acquaint residents and visitors with interesting aspects of our community. City staff act as tour guides to deepen participants’ knowledge about and appreciation for Greeley’s many assets through tours that range from 2 to 3 hours in length. All tours include some walking, capacity for most tours is 22 guests unless otherwise specified.
2019 Tour Schedule
- 5/9 | City Hall Crawl: Go "backstage" as you're guided through city facilities | Time: 3-6pm (bus & walking tour)
- 6/21 | Taste of 16 Street: Take in the bites and sites as you explore updates to Greeley's University District | Time: 3-6 pm (walking tour)
- 8/19 | UNC Historic Architecture: Take an inside look at UNC's Gunter Hall and Visitors Center with the architect who redesigned both buildings | Time: 6:30-8 pm (walking tour)
- 9/12 | Haunts & Undergrounds (1): Dive deep into Greeley's historic haunts and underground spaces | Time: 4-7 pm (walking tour) - Accepting wait list registrations only.
- 9/26 | Haunts & Undergrounds (2): Dive deep into Greeley's historic haunts and underground spaces | Time: 4-7 pm (walking tour) - Accepting wait list registrations only.
- 10/24 | Conoce Greeley (Bilingual Tour): Explora varias instalaciones de tu ciudad "tras bastidores" | Hora: 9am-Mediodía (bus & walking tour)
Please read before calling to register for a tour:
When registering for a tour, guests will be asked to provide their Full Name, E-mail Address, Contact Phone Number, the name of one (1) additional guest, and their first and second choice tours. Please note that due to the overwhelming popularity of the G.Town Tours, each registrant will only be able to register for one tour; any additional tour requests will be wait-listed and offered upon availability.
To register for a G.Town Tour, please call (970) 351-5005. You can also ask about taking a self-guided tour or explore other special tours by calling the number listed above.
Neighborhood Building Blocks
NB2 is a team of City representatives assembled to provide a coordinated response to
complex issues through the following interdepartmental program.
NB2's core function is to respond to complex issues requiring the attention of more than
one City department or division. Neighbors report problems through the City Clerk's
Office and team members are called to action, responding within 48 hours to issues like
property maintenance, alleged crime, traffic and neighbor disputes.
For more information or to initiate an NB2 response call the City Clerk's Office at 970-350-9740 or NRO at 970-350-4167.
This District, in the heart of the community, is about a sense of place where quiet neighborhoods and quaint local shops merge with the energy of a major university.
It’s a place where education, creativity, diversity and entrepreneurship are not only envisioned, they are energized and alive.