News By Month: June 2017
Fireworks can also start fires. On average, fireworks cause more than 18,000 fires per year, including 1,300 structure fires, 300 vehicle fires, and more than 16,000 outside and other fires, according to the NFPA.
Pack a picnic, grab a blanket, and enjoy a concert at Brookview Park Gazebo Fri, June 30, 11:30 am–12:30 pm. The interactive musical performance by Will Hale will feature a mix of festive drums, guitar, mandolin, and harmonica. All ages welcome.
Friday, June 30, is the last day for the public to submit artwork that could be featured on street banners lining the streets near Golden Valley City Hall.
Golden Valley Police are continuing to see an increase in reported theft from autos, garage burglaries, and auto thefts in residential areas. Many are due to unlocked cars and doors. The majority of these incidents could have been prevented.
There are only a few days left to vote for your favorite photo in this years Views of the Valley photo contest.
Crews are on pace to complete road reconstruction of the Douglas Dr project corridor by the end of November 2017. To continue the progress, the project needed to push forward to the next stage before completing the previous stage. This has meant expanded construction zones and closures, which cause additional delays for motorists.
Nine residents of Golden Valley and neighboring cities have made a lot of progress in their training to become Golden Valley firefighters, after graduating from the West Suburban Fire Academy last week.
The annual Golden Valley Fire Relief Association Street Dance is on June 24, from 5 pm to midnight, at the Chester Bird American Legion at Highway 100 and Glenwood Ave.