News By Month: March 2017
Crews are removing pavement in the Douglas Dr construction zone so excavation for utility work can begin and placing erosion control features, such as silt fences, gravel bags, and straw rolls, so crews can move in and proceed with clearing topsoil.
As Golden Valley staff begins to assemble the 2040 Comprehensive Plan, laying out the blue print for Golden Valley’s future, residents are encouraged to offer feedback in a number of ways.
Friday will be a major milestone in the construction of the new Brookview as crews place and finish the second level concrete floor.
The aging metal culverts that carry Bassett Creek under 10th Ave and the Union Pacific Railroad tracks are scheduled for replacement late this year, but recent inspection results have prompted the City to push for an accelerated reconstruction plan.
David Gustafson, Golden Valley fire and property maintenance specialist, was this year’s recipient of the Fire Investigator of the Year award from the Minnesota chapter of the International Association of Arson Investigators. The award was presented at the annual MNIAAI Conference in St Cloud March 23, 2017.
Starting Monday, March 27, crews will resume reconstruction work on Douglas Dr (County Rd 102). Information about this year’s construction work and schedules will be provided at an open house Tuesday, March 28, 5:30 – 7 pm, Golden Valley City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Road.
Starting this April, Golden Valley Parks and Recreation will offer a Flight/Drones Club program for kids in grades 5-8 and after school Wiff-O-Ball for kids ages 8-12. To register, click here.
The Brookview Golf Driving Range will open for the season Sat, March 18, at 11 am.