News By Category: Physical Development
LimeBike will make its Golden Valley debut Saturday, April 21, at Run the Valley in Brookview Park. LimeBike representatives will be near the start/finish before and after the race to talk about bike sharing and demonstrate how to use a LimeBike. Bikes will be available for test rides as well.
Golden Valley has once again been named a Tree City USA by the Arbor Day Foundation in honor of its commitment to effective urban forest management. The City also received a Tree City USA Growth Award for demonstrating environmental improvement and a higher level of tree care.
City crews will initiate a complete plow (streets, sidewalks, etc) at 7 am Sat, April 14. No parking is allowed on any street until the storm has ended and plowing has been completed.
Golden Valley Recognized As A Finalist For Minnesota Real Estate Journal Municipality Of The Year Award
The City of Golden Valley was one of five finalists for Municipality of the Year, one of 15 categories in the 2018 Minnesota Real Estate Journal awards presented April 11 at the Golden Valley Country Club. The awards showcase the top achievements and developments in Minnesota over the past year.
Golden Valley City Hall no longer has a recycling box for printer inkjet and toner cartridges–it has been removed by the vendor. However, Tech Dump (825 Boone Ave N, #100, Golden Valley) offers free disposal.
The City of Golden Valley hires almost 100 seasonal employees each year to help with Brookview, parks and recreation, athletics, and maintenance. Year-round part-time positions are also available with Brookview’s Three One Six Bar + Grill and the Backyard Indoor Playground.
Starting Thursday, April 12, construction crews will begin removing trees inside the county right-of-way along the Golden Valley Road Bridge over Bassett Creek. The work will be done during daytime hours and is expected to take two days, weather permitting. Expect travel delays and some dust and noise.
Starting Thursday, April 12, crews will resume construction activities on Douglas Dr between Duluth St and Hwy 55 in Golden Valley. Crews will be working on various short-term activities to complete reconstruction of this corridor.
Glenwood Ave (County Rd 40) will be closed between King Creek Rd and approximately 400 feet west of Xenia Ave Tuesday, April 10th from 9 am to 3 pm (weather permitting). Traffic will be detoured around the work area via Jersey Ave, Laurel Ave, and Xenia Ave.