Grass Valley is a city located in Nevada County, California. As of the 2000 census, the city had a total population of 10,922.
On May 15, 1902 in a field outside Grass Valley, Lyman Gilmore reportedly became the first person to fly a powered airplane (a steam-powered glider).
Web Sites and Links
City of Grass ValleyProvides local government and administrative information, and a visitor's guide for this historic gold mining town, located in the Sierra Foothills of California.
Grass Valley InformationOnline guide to the city of Grass Valley, with area information, links, and pictures.
The UnionNewspaper serving western Nevada County with national and local news, features, community calendar, and subscription information.
Welcome to Historic Downtown Grass Valley, CaliforniaA visitors guide to Grass Valley, California where you'll learn of unique stores, bed and breakfast inns, wine tasting rooms, art galleries, and world-class restaurants & entertainment.