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Hwy 169 To Close Jan 17 For Nine Mile Creek Bridge Project

Starting Jan 17, both directions of Hwy 169 between Bren Rd and 7th St (5th St, Lincoln Dr) will be closed as the Nine Mile Creek bridge is replaced. The entrance ramp from westbound I-394 to southbound Hwy 169 will also be closed. Traffic will be reduced to one lane southbound from Excelsior Blvd to 7th St, and northbound from Hwy 62 to Bren Rd. The construction is expected to cause major traffic impacts. Read More

Room In Dire Need Of Remodeling? Enter The Operation Rescue Room Contest For Your Chance To Win $1000

Do you have the baddest bathroom in the West Metro? The cruddiest kitchen in the county? The 2017 West Metro Home Remodeling Fair is looking for ugly rooms that need to be rescued. The sixth annual Operation: Rescue Room contest will give $1,000 to the homeowner whose room is voted most in need of help by visitors to the Home Remodeling Fair on Feb 12, 2017. Read More

Winter Family Festival In Wesley Park Just Days Away

Bring your family and friends to North Wesley Park for sledding, ice skating, hayrides, hot chocolate, and a bonfire with marshmallow roasting Jan 20 at Golden Valley’s Winter Family Festival. The free event will be held from 6-8 pm in the northern area of the park. All ages welcome. Read More

Citizen’s Academy Offers Behind-The-Scenes Look At Policing

Why do cops do what they do? Go behind the scenes at the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) during the 2017 Citizen’s Police Academy, which runs every Tuesday for eight weeks starting Jan 17. Classes are held from 6-9 pm in the GVPD at 7800 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

Douglas Dr To Close Over Bassett Creek Jan 3

Starting Tuesday, Jan 3, Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) will close to through traffic between Duluth St (County Rd 66) and Golden Valley Rd for winter construction activities.  Read More

Rinks And Warming Houses Are Open

Golden Valley’s outdoor skating rinks and warming houses have re-opened. Read More

Ice Rinks And Warming Houses Closed Dec 26

Due to poor ice conditions, Golden Valley’s outdoor skating rinks and warming houses will be closed Monday, Dec 26. They will remain closed until further notice. Read More

Brookview’s Winter Rec Trails And City Ice Rinks To Open Next Week

Snow and cold temps are bringing winter fun to Golden Valley. The recreation trails at Brookview are scheduled to open Dec 20, and City skating rinks and warming houses are scheduled to open Dec 21. Read More

Council Approves 2017 City Budget And Tax Levy

At its Dec 6 meeting, the Golden Valley City Council unanimously adopted the City’s proposed 2017-2018 biennial budget and 2017 tax levy (payable 2017). The 2017 tax levy will be $21,531,403, a reduction of $131,700 from the preliminary levy of $21,663,103 adopted by the City Council Sept 20. Read More

City Offers Winter Break Rec Programming Options

Golden Valley Park & Recreation offers several programming options for kids over winter break, including active play, art, theater, and a snow tubing field trip. Read More