Enjoy interacting with youth and playing carnival games? Then sign on to help at Golden Valley’s annual Penny Carnival, set for Friday, July 25, at the Brookview Park large picnic shelter.
Go behind the scenes at the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) during the 2014 Citizen’s Police Academy, which runs every Tuesday for seven weeks starting Sept 16. Classes are held from 6-9 pm in the GVPD at 7800 Golden Valley Rd.
Minnesota’s Night To Unite is Tuesday, Aug 5, and now is the time to start planning your neighborhood’s celebration.
The Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) has removed Wirth Lake in Golden Valley from the state’s Impaired Waters List and has submitted the action, termed “delisting,” to the United States Environmental Protection Agency for final approval. Wirth Lake has been on the list since 2002 due to excess nutrients, specifically phosphorous.
Construction begins Wed, July 9 on the first segment of Golden Valley’s asphalt overlay project, which includes Rhode Island Ave N and 10th Ave from Golden Valley Rd to Winnetka Ave. The first phase of work is scheduled to take approximately one week to complete, weather permitting, and may cause some minor traffic impacts.
Pennsylvania Ave will be closed to traffic at Golden Valley Rd starting today, Mon, July 7. The road is anticipated to be open by Sat, July 12, weather permitting. A marked detour will be provided on Golden Valley Rd, Rhode Island Ave, 10th Ave, Winnetka Ave, and Knoll St.
Due to the Independence Day holiday, recycling pick-up for residents in the blue service area will be on Saturday, July 5, instead of the regular Friday pick-up this week. Residents who live in the gray service area will not see any service changes.
If you live near the proposed Bottineau Transitway stations in Golden Valley, Hennepin County wants to hear from you. What’s the best way to get there? Does it involve biking or walking? Help make those options attractive and convenient by completing a bike/walk audit.
Westbound Golden Valley Rd will be closed to traffic between Rhode Island Ave N and Winnetka Ave starting Mon, June 30. A marked detour on Rhode Island Ave and 10th Ave will be provided. The road is anticipated to open by Wed, July 9.