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Hennepin County Offers Rental Assistance To Qualified Residents

Hennepin County is offering emergency rental assistance due to COVID-19 and some Golden Valley renters may be eligible. Read More

Don’t Forget To Enter Your Photos In The Views Of The Valley Photo Contest

Many activities are off limits due to COVID-19 but spending time at your local park isn’t. While you’re there, take photos and share how you and your family enjoy recreation in City parks for the 2020 Views of the Valley Photo Contest. Read More

Work On CenterPoint Energy’s Belt Line Project Set To Begin In The Coming Weeks

Beginning the week of May 25, CenterPoint Energy crews will be working near 23rd Ave on Winnetka Ave installing new distribution gas main towards Medicine Lake Rd. The following week, another crew will begin work on the Belt Line Project at 10th Ave and Winnetka Ave working north towards Medicine Lake Rd. Read More

Virtual Open House For Hwy 55 Trail Project Now On City Website

A virtual open house is now available on the City website for the proposed Hwy 55 Trail Project that will be completed in conjunction with a Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) resurfacing project scheduled for 2021. Residents are encouraged to watch the short video and share feedback through an online comment form.

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City Canceling Or Modifying Many Summer Parks And Rec Programs

To help limit the spread of COVID-19, the City of Golden Valley is cancelling many large, public parks and recreation gatherings this summer. Read More

Hennepin County’s Work On Glenwood Ave Starts Next Week

Hennepin County will be repaving Glenwood Ave between Hwy 100 in Golden Valley and Thomas Ave in Minneapolis beginning May 25. Crews expect to have the project completed within the week, weather permitting. Read More

State Veterans Cemeteries Holding Virtual Memorial Day Service

The Minnesota Department of Veterans Affairs (MDVA) is hosting a virtual Memorial Day service Mon, May 25, 7:30 pm, instead of its annual live events at State veterans cemeteries. The event will be broadcast on TPT’s Minnesota Channel. Read More

Watch The Virtual Organics Open House

The City of Golden Valley is accepting feedback on the virtual Organics Open House until May 20. Read More

Complete The 2020 Census, If You Haven’t Already

All residents should have received an invitation to complete the 2020 Census in early April. Since then, roughly 75 percent of residents have completed the census, but some neighborhoods are pulling more weight than others. Read More

Apply Now For An Absentee Ballot For The August Primary

Minnesotans can now request absentee ballots for mail-in voting for the August 11 primary election. The Minnesota Secretary of State’s office is urging residents to use the vote by mail option in hopes of limiting the number of people voting in-person and lowering the risks of spreading COVID-19. Read More