News By Category: Community

For the 29th year, Golden Valley Fire conducted fire drills it all city schools for National Fire Prevention Week. Read More

With a metallic screech followed by the tinkle of breaking glass and crunch of mangled wood, a hydraulic excavator bit into the roof of the old Brookview Community Center this morning in a ceremonial first step in demolition of the aged and outdated building. Read More

Water treatment plants can’t remove all prescription medications from wastewater, so it’s important to dispose of unused medication properly. To help residents do just that, the City of Golden Valley will host a prescription Drug Take-Back Day, Oct 28, from 10 am to 2 pm, at the Public Safety Building lobby, 7700 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

Golden Valley’s old Brookview Community Center will be demolished Monday, Oct 9, 2017, at 8 am. The building at 200 Brookview Parkway S, which dates to the 1920s, had been expanded and remodeled several times over the years. Read More

Mighty Tidy Clean-Up Day runs from 8 am-1 pm Saturday, Oct 7 at Brookview Park. It will feature areas for dumping junk and shredding documents.

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Volunteers are needed to help City and Hennepin County staff plant trees and other vegetation along Winnetka Ave Oct 21 from approximately 9 am to noon. Light refreshments and a lunch will be served. If you are interested in volunteering, please contact Hennepin County Forester Jen Kullgren at 612-596-1175. Read More

Delayed work at the intersection of Wayzata Blvd and Lilac Dr S (south of I-394 and just east of Hwy 100) will resume the week of Oct 2 and is expected to take approximately three weeks to complete. Read More

What would our city look like if kids were in charge? Find out by having students you know take part in the 2017 Mayor For A Day Essay Contest! Read More

Starting Friday, Sept 29, Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) access to and from Hwy 55 will close until November as crews will begin reconstructing Douglas Dr between Frontage Rd and Hwy 55, but Golden Valley Rd at Douglas Dr will reopen to traffic. Read More

All eligible voters in Golden Valley can vote absentee—in-person or by mail—beginning Friday, Sept 22.
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