Grand Junction’s 
Main attraction

A half-century after the completion of downtown's dramatic face-lift, the impact of Operation Foresight remains evident

This is the view of Fourth and Main streets today in downtown Grand Junction, a half-century after Operation Foresight. The plan that saved the deteriorating downtown is the envy of several towns across the nation. In 2012, 73 percent of visitors to the Grand Junction area toured downtown.



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This is the view of Fourth and Main streets today in downtown Grand Junction, a half-century after Operation Foresight. The plan that saved the deteriorating downtown is the envy of several towns across the nation. In 2012, 73 percent of visitors to the Grand Junction area toured downtown.

Fifty years ago, Grand Junction threw a big party for itself to celebrate a signature accomplishment — one that commanded the attention of the entire nation and continues to draw…




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