Get to know Joe Brown!
Horticulture, Irrigation, and Turf Supervisor - 1 Year of Service.
Joe overseas all horticulture areas throughout the city including downtown, all turf for 35 parks, and major projects including the 5th street renovation, and growing and planting of 10,000 plants.
Before coming to Grand Junction, Joe worked in Denver and oversaw the growing of plants for all parks, the zoo, and botanic gardens. He strives to bring this vision to Grand Junction.
What is your favorite part about your job?
We are the fun department! Outdoor spaces are where I hang out in my own time and making really incredible park spaces is my passion.
What is your favorite place in Grand Junction?
The Las Colonias River Park
Outside of work, what do you enjoy doing?
If you could describe Parks & Recreation in one word, what would it be? Experiential