News By Category: Community
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the roof of the old Brookview Community Center this morning in a ceremonial first step in demolition of the aged and outdated building.
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.
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.
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.
Douglas Drive Access To Close At Hwy 55 Intersection Sept 29, While Golden Valley Rd Intersection Reopens
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.