News By Category: Physical Development
Golden Valley’s annual Mighty Tidy Clean-Up Day will be Sat, Oct 6, 8 am-1 pm, at Brookview Park.
Glenwood Ave is reduced to one lane from Hwy 100 to Ottawa Ave while CenterPoint performs an emergency gas main repair. Drivers are to expect delays as it is not clear when the work will be completed.
Construction on the Hwy 100 pedestrian bridge that carries the Bassett Creek Trail between Crystal and Golden Valley is nearing an end. The bridge closed in late June and was expected to reopen by Aug 31, but the work has taken longer.
One of the City Council’s 2018 goals is to take an in-depth look at the future of residential waste hauling in Golden Valley and to study and consider various waste hauling options. As a continuation of the research, the City will host a moderated Waste Hauling Panel Oct 29, 6:30-8:30 pm at City Hall, to engage and educate citizens about the subject and hear public input.
Beginning Fri, Sept 7, construction on Plymouth Ave will be flipped, with the work zone moving to the south side of the road and travel lanes moving to the north side. Crews expect traffic to move slowly through the construction zone, therefore extra signage has been added to alleviate driver confusion.
The City of Golden Valley was recently recognized for Excellence in Community Stormwater Management from the Minnesota Blue Star Award Program for its outstanding efforts in preserving Minnesota’s water resources and protecting local water quality from urban runoff pollution.
The Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) is working on two sewer maintenance projects in Golden Valley that will will result in lane closures and detours. One project is in Theordore Wirth Park, and the other is in the Toledo Ave area.
The Golden Valley Rd Bridge (County Rd 66) over Bassett Creek is now open to traffic. Be alert for work in the area, as private utility companies continue working on Golden Valley Rd near the completed bridge.