News By Category: Fire Department
April 27, 2020
Over the weekend the Golden Valley Fire Department collected hundreds of donated cloth masks from Golden Valley residents. The masks will be distributed out to care facilities and other places within our community.
April 21, 2020
Governor Tim Walz and Lieutenant Governor Peggy Flanagan launched a week-long, statewide homemade mask drive to encourage Minnesotans to create homemade masks for donation and highlight the importance of workers on the front lines of the COVID-19 outbreak. Homemade masks can be dropped off Sat, April 25, 10 am–2 pm at any of Golden Valley’s three fire stations.
April 20, 2020
Due to predicted low humidity and high wind gusts up to 35–40 miles per hour, the National Weather Service (NWS) has issued a Red Flag Warning in parts of Minnesota, including the Twin Cities. This means recreational fires are not advised as the humidity and winds make it very easy for a recreational fire to spread quickly.
April 15, 2020
Two statewide tornado drills are scheduled for Thursday, April 16 at 1:45 pm and 6:45 pm. Outdoor warning sirens will sound in a simulated tornado warning. The first drill is intended for institutions and businesses. The evening drill is intended for second shift workers and families.
April 14, 2020
April 6, 2020
February 28, 2020
Due to recent world-wide concerns regarding the Coronavirus (COVID-19), the City of Golden Valley is reviewing its emergency protocols and resources, including collaborating with Hennepin County and the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH).
February 11, 2020
January 30, 2020
The Golden Valley Fire Department was recently profiled by the American Lung Association for its participation and large fundraising efforts in the annual Fight For Air Climb.
January 29, 2020
The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) has partnered with North Memorial Health and Safe Kids Northwest Metro Minneapolis to host a free car seat safety clinic Sat, Feb 8, 10 am–1 pm, at Fire Station One (7700 Golden Valley Road).