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GVPD Raises More Than $4,000 For Shop With A Cop Event

The Golden Valley Police Department raised more than $4,000 for Golden Valley’s Shop With A Cop event. This Tuesday students and GVPD staff competed against teachers and principals in an obstacle-course relay at Noble Elementary School. The funds will be used to take 10 kids from the school on a Target shopping spree Dec 8 to buy Christmas gifts for their family members. This marks the second year of the GVPD’s outreach program, Shop With A Cop. Read More

Calling All Kids! Supper With Santa Is Friday Night

Santa Claus is coming to town! He will be in Golden Valley for a visit Fri, Dec 2, for Parks and Recreation’s Supper with Santa Event, from 6 to 7:15 pm. Come by the Brookview Community Center to enjoy a grilled dinner followed by a holiday show and a visit from Santa Claus! All children must be accompanied by an adult. Ages 1 and under get in free. Read More

Brookview Will Take Letters To Santa Starting Friday

Starting this Friday, Brookview’s Direct-to-the-North-Pole mailbox will be waiting for letters to Santa. Last day to drop off letters is Dec 16, 2016. Read More

Portion Of Golden Hills Drive To Close Dec 10 For Holiday Train Visit

Golden Hills Dr between Colorado Ave and Xenia Ave will be closed Dec 10 from 1-5:30 pm during the CP Holiday Train event in Golden Valley. Traffic will be detoured to Laurel Ave (see map below). Read More

Work On Hwy 169 To Begin In January

MnDOT will be improving Hwy 169 between Hwy 55 and Hwy 62 starting in January 2017. 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.
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Douglas Dr Project Winds Down For 2016

Work on the first phase of the Douglas Drive (County Rd 102) reconstruction project is winding down for 2016. Crews expect to have the road between Duluth St (County Rd 66) and Medicine Lake Rd (County Rd 70) fully reopened to traffic around mid-December, as weather permits, including westbound lanes on Duluth St. Read More

With Black Friday And Cyber Monday Coming Up, Remember: The Shopping Season Can Be A Holiday For Crooks

As the shopping season kicks into high gear this week, the Golden Valley Police Department offers some tips on how to protect yourself from seasonal theft and fraud. Read More

The Holiday Train Is Coming To Town

The Canadian Pacific Holiday Train will make its first stop in Golden Valley on Dec 10, at 3:35 pm. This free event will be fun for all ages and will support PRISM, our local food shelf. Attendees are encouraged to bring healthy food donations.

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Paving Continues On Douglas Dr As Road Remains Closed

Crews installed the first layer of pavement on Douglas Dr between Sandburg Rd and Duluth St today. Any time a project reaches the point where pavement starts to go down, it is an important milestone; however, the road remains closed to through traffic. Read More

Brookview Eases Into Fall And Winter With New Activities

As fall weather continues to hold on into November, there’s still time for golf. Check out Brookview’s fall rates as well as new activities happening now and in coming weeks. Read More