Appraisal firm plans free barbecue as a way to thank the Grand Valley

Brownlee Appraisal Services has scheduled its annual “Value the Valley” barbecue for 5 to 8 p.m. Sept. 14 at the Grand Pavilion in Canyon View Park in Grand Junction.

The appraisal firm stages the barbecue as way to thank the community. The event is open to the public and  will include free food as well as prize giveaways.

Brownlee Appraisal Services provides real estate appraisal products for the accounting, construction, legal, lending, property management, real estate and relocation industries as well as private homeowners. The company offers appraisals and appraisal reviews in Delta, Garfield, Mesa and Montrose counties. For more information, call 243-6808 or log on to