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Open House On 10th Ave Culvert Construction Will Be Aug 22

The aging metal culverts that carry Bassett Creek under 10th Ave and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks are set for replacement starting late this month. The City has scheduled an informational open house Aug 22, from 5 to 7 pm, in the City Hall Council Chambers, to give residents and business owners the opportunity to ask questions regarding the schedule and impacts of the project. Read More

Southbound Winnetka Ave Closed From 10th Ave To Bassett Creek Due To Emergency Storm Sewer Repair

Southbound Winnetka Ave is closed from 10th Ave to Bassett Creek while City crews make emergency repairs to the storm sewer. The segment will remain closed until repairs are completed. Traffic will be detoured west on 10th Ave, south on Wisconsin Ave, and east on Golden Valley Rd (see map). Read More

Five File For Two City Council Seats

Five Golden Valley residents have filed to run for two Golden Valley City Council seats for the Nov 7 election. Read More

Tonight’s Movie In The Park Postponed To Aug 23 Due To Weather

The movie “Rogue One” will be shown at Medley Park Wed, Aug 23, at 8:30 pm. It was originally scheduled for tonight but has been postponed due to weather. Read More

Camp Valley Is A Hit With Families

Parks and Recreation’s Camp Valley, an action-packed week of activities, including swimming, archery, capture the flag, puppet shows, obstacle courses, rock wall climbing, birdhouse building, team challenges, pancake cookouts and other outdoor experiences, drew 16 participants, ages 7-12, for its inaugural run. The week was supervised by Golden Valley’s playground staff. Read More

Douglas Dr Now Open North Of Duluth St

Striping on Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) between Medicine Lake Rd (County Rd 70) and Duluth St (County Rd 66) has been completed, bringing to a close all the major activities for this segment of road. Read More

Sign Up Now For The Battle Of The Badges Blood Drive Aug 23

There’s still time to sign up for Golden Valley’s fourth annual Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wed, Aug 23, 1- 4 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building foyer). Read More

Douglas Drive Reconstruction Project Progressing Steadily

This past week, crews completed final paving on Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) between Medicine Lake Rd (County Rd 70) and Duluth St (County Rd 66). They will now focus on rebuilding Douglas Dr between Duluth St and Golden Valley Rd, beginning roundabout construction at the Golden Valley Rd intersection, and starting reconstruction between Frontage Rd and Hwy 55. Read More

Street Banner Art Enters Public Review And Comment Period

Artwork for the City’s new street banners in downtown Golden Valley is now available for a 30-day public review and comment period. The banners will replace the old, damaged ones that line a few streets near City Hall campus. Read More

Golden Valley Reads Announces 2017 Book Events

This year’s book selection for the second annual Golden Valley Reads program is “The Latehomecomer: A Hmong Family Memoir,” by award-winning Hmong-American writer Kao Kalia Yang. Golden Valley residents are invited attend free book-themed events in August and September.

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