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Fall Leaf Drop-Off Starts Oct 25

Golden Valley’s annual fall leaf drop-off provides residents a monitored site to dispose of their leaves at no charge during the last weekend in October and the first weekends in November. Read More

Volunteers Are Vital Resources In The Bassett Creek Watershed

Nearly all of Golden Valley’s storm water runoff drains into Bassett Creek, making it an important community asset. The Bassett Creek Watershed Management Commission (BCWMC), which manages the watershed, applauds its volunteers for dedicating their time and skills to helping the Commission achieve its mission.

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Luce Line Trail In Wirth Park To Close For Repairs Oct 27

Beginning on Monday, Oct 27, the Luce Line trail in Theodore Wirth Regional Park will undergo repair work for approximately seven days. According to a Minneapolis Park & Recreation Board representative, the paved Luce Line trail between Ottawa Ave N and Theodore Wirth Parkway will be closed during the repair work. Read More

Google Names Golden Valley Minnesota’s 2014 eCity

Google has named Golden Valley Minnesota’s 2014 eCity, an award that recognizes the strongest online business communities in all 50 states. Read More

Car Seat Inspection Class Offered At GV Fire Department Nov 8

Learn how to install your child’s car seat or booster seat Nov 8 at the Golden Valley Fire Department. Hosted by Safe Kids Northwest Metro Minneapolis and the Golden Valley Fire Department, the event will be from 10 am to 1 pm and feature nationally certified technicians who will help you properly install your car seat. Read More

These Helpful Tools Will Get You Voter-Ready By Nov 4

Election Day is less than one month away. The Office of the Minnesota Secretary of State offers the following important updates about helpful voter resources.

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Hennepin County Seeks Public Comment On 2040 Bicycle Transportation Plan

Hennepin County and Three Rivers Park District are seeking public comments through Dec 5 on a county-wide bicycle plan that reflects the growing use of cycling in the region.

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Give Death The Finger. . . Test Your Smoke Alarms

It might sound too easy, but it’s true—five seconds and a single finger can save you and your entire family. Because most home fire deaths occur in properties without working smoke alarms, the Golden Valley Fire Department kicks off National Fire Prevention Week with a strong message: Give death the finger by checking your smoke alarms.

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Brookview Debuts Ghoulish Golf And Fall Rates

Brookview Golf Course is offering a spooky new golf program on weekends in October in addition to fall rates through the end of the season.  Read More

Plan Now For Mighty Tidy Day On Oct 11

Golden Valley’s Mighty Tidy Clean-Up Day will be Saturday, Oct 11, 8 am-1 pm, at Brookview Park. It will feature areas for dumping junk and shredding documents and as well as donation stations for Bridging and PRISM. Read More