News By Month: April 2018
LimeBike will make its Golden Valley debut Saturday, April 21, at Run the Valley in Brookview Park. LimeBike representatives will be near the start/finish before and after the race to talk about bike sharing and demonstrate how to use a LimeBike. Bikes will be available for test rides as well.
Golden Valley has once again been named a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The City also received a Tree City USA Growth Award for demonstrating environmental improvement and a higher level of tree care.
Pre-register for Run the Valley by 2 pm April 20 to get a discounted fee, or register on race day, April 21, from 7 to 7:45 am.
City crews will initiate a complete plow (streets, sidewalks, etc) at 7 am Sat, April 14. No parking is allowed on any street until the storm has ended and plowing has been completed.
Golden Valley Recognized As A Finalist For Minnesota Real Estate Journal Municipality Of The Year Award
The City of Golden Valley was one of five finalists for Municipality of the Year, one of 15 categories in the 2018 Minnesota Real Estate Journal awards presented April 11 at the Golden Valley Country Club. The awards showcase the top achievements and developments in Minnesota over the past year.
Proper disposal of medications cuts down on the chance of them falling into the wrong hands and is better for the environment. To help residents do just that, the City of Golden Valley will host a prescription Drug Take-Back Day April 28, from 10 am to 2 pm, at the Public Safety Building lobby, 7700 Golden Valley Rd.
Extreme heat events in Minnesota are already occurring and expected to become more common, more severe, and longer-lasting as our climate changes. Learning how to prepare and respond will help keep you and your loved ones safe.
Golden Valley City Hall no longer has a recycling box for printer inkjet and toner cartridges–it has been removed by the vendor. However, Tech Dump (825 Boone Ave N, #100, Golden Valley) offers free disposal.
As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week April 9-13, state-wide tornado drills are scheduled for Thur, April 12, at 1:45 pm and 6:45 pm. The outdoor warning sirens will sound as part of both drills.