News By Category: Parks and Recreation
At its Jan 2 meeting, the City Council approved the Goose Management Plan (GMP) and Turkey Management Plan (TMP) proposed by the City’s Open Space and Recreation Commission (OSRC). Both plans are expected to be implemented before the end of 2019.
At their Jan 2 meeting, Golden Valley City Council accepted a total of $106,000 in grants for the improvement of seven ball fields at Wesley, Lions, and Schaper Parks, $10,000 from the Golden Valley Girls Softball Association and the remaining $96,000 from Hennepin County Youth Sports.
The City’s Adopt-A-Park program relies heavily on volunteers when it comes to keeping its parks clean and beautiful. In 2019, the department is hoping that a few dedicated individuals step up to adopt its last few remaining parks—like the group who has adopted Lions Park.