We definitely love Grand Junction. There isn't a more awesome place to live. BUT! There are a few things we've grown to hate about our lovely town. Albeit, petty, we need to get these off our chest.

Cost of Living

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Maybe it's the price we must pay to live in a beautiful landscape, but do we need to cut off our arms and legs just to live in a small apartment. Just give us a refrigerator box and we'll be all set.

Traffic

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The average commute time in Grand Junction is around 17 minutes. But those are the worst 17 minutes of your day. Add in the stop lights that last for just a few seconds or take eons to change and you have a mixture for an aneurysm.

Weather

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The weather isn't all bad. We enjoy a few months out of the year where we're not melting from the extreme heat or breaking icicles from our noses.  Is it too much to ask for a little rain now and again? There isn't enough moisturizer available to cure our cracked skin.

The Occasional Haze

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Either the West Coast is burning or Mother Nature decided we need a bone-chilling inversion. The nasty haze that loves to hang over our valley blocks the gorgeous sun and makes for a killer allergy season.

Bicyclists

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Yes, we love that you're staying healthy while using an alternative mode of transportation, kudos. But, for the love of God, please be a little safer. Follow traffic laws, use stop signs and hand signals. Plus, those big 3,000+ pound vehicles have a harder time stopping than you do. We'll keep our eyes on you, as long as you keep your eyes on us.