News By Category: Physical Development

Spring load restrictions went into effect for Golden Valley streets March 15 at 12:01 am. Traffic on all City streets is now limited to a maximum weight of 6 tons per axle. Read More

Xcel Energy planned to close sections on the Luce Line Trail for overhead utility pole replacement beginning this month. Due to load restrictions on trails, the project is being delayed. Read More

At its March 19 meeting, the City Council authorized a contract for a curbside textile recycling program for Golden Valley, beginning early summer 2019. Read More

The heavy snowfall this winter, combined with warmer temperatures and rain in the forecast, has resulted in an increased concern for potential springtime flooding throughout Minnesota. The City of Golden Valley is taking measures to be prepared, with crews working overtime to clear the City’s 3,000 catch basins of snow and ice to help manage snowmelt runoff and prevent flooding. Read More

City snowplow crews will be out clearing roads until rush hour today, March 1, and will pick back up Sat, March 2, at 2 am.  Read More

Xcel Energy plans to close a portion of the Three Rivers Luce Line Trail between Douglas Dr and Theodore Wirth Pkwy in Golden Valley beginning March 11 for overhead utility pole replacement. Read More

Plow crews started clearing streets at 5 am today to prepare for the morning rush hour. Crews will then transition into a full plow at 10 am and will be off the roads by the evening rush hour and plan to resume plowing at 2 am Thursday morning to clear any remaining areas. Read More

When it comes to cleaning and unclogging sewers, Golden Valley maintenance workers have seen it all. Mops, bed sheets, diapers, and needles are just a few things that have clogged up City sewer pumps over the past few years. The City is hoping its new Sewer Chewer will make such clogs a thing of the past. Read More

Last October, the City of Golden Valley added to its arsenal of eco-friendly initiatives with the installation of City Hall’s first electric vehicle (EV) charging stations. Read More

Due to the Winter Storm Warning in effect through the evening, Brookview Golden Valley will be closing at 5 pm. The closing will affect Brookview Golf & Lawn Bowling, Three One Six Bar + Grill, and the Brookview Backyard, along with the main Brookview building. The closing will also affect all City Parks and Recreation activities scheduled Thu, Feb 8. Brookview will resume its regularly scheduled hours of operation Fri, Feb 8. Read More