News By Category: Fire Department
As part of Severe Weather Awareness Week, April 21-25, state-wide tornado drills are scheduled for Thursday, April 24, at 1:45 pm and 6:55 pm. The outdoor warning sirens will sound as part of both drills.
On Feb 22, four Golden Valley Firefighters participated in the American Lung Association Fight for Air stair climb, a fund raiser that brought 38 fire departments and 266 firefighters to Minneapolis for the 31-story full fire-gear climb.
The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) is offering free safety classes on severe weather awareness and adult CPR and AED (automated external defibrillators). Both will be held in March at Golden Valley’s Public Safety Building.
As the holiday season approaches and families gather for home-cooked meals, it’s a good time to think about preventing kitchen fires. The biggest cause of fires in any home is cooking. That’s why “Prevent Kitchen Fires” is the theme of Fire Prevention Week 2013, Oct 6−12.
There are still donation spots available for Golden Valley’s Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wednesday, Aug 28, noon – 5 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building).
Golden Valley is hosting a Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wednesday, Aug 28, noon – 5 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building).
As Golden Valley continues to clean up after the storms that hit town June 20-22, the National Weather Service forecasts more thunderstorms for the Twin Cities metro area through Thursday, June 27. During and after a storm, the City remains focused on safety and asks the public for patience and assistance.
Several storms passed through Golden Valley between June 20-22, downing trees, causing power outages, and flooding streets in some areas. According to the National Weather Service, more thunderstorms are expected in the Twin Cities metro area through Thursday (June 27). Below are the top storm-related issues for Golden Valley at this time.