News By Category: Physical Development
It takes less than one teaspoon of salt to pollute nearly five gallons of water. Once that water is polluted, it is nearly impossible to turn back. This winter think twice before loading your driveway with salt to help protect local waterways.
About 80 percent of what gets thrown away this time of year can be recycled or even reused, according to the United States Environmental Protection Agency. Help Golden Valley minimize its waste with these simple steps.
City staff along with members of the Golden Valley Environmental Commission and the Golden Valley League of Women Voters recently toured Republic Services Minneapolis Recycling Center, to learn about issues that occur when recycling guidelines aren’t followed.
Forecasters are predicting up to an inch of snow by the morning of Nov 9. City crews spent Thur, Nov 8 applying an anti-icing solution to the hills and main roads and will be monitoring road conditions into the morning.
From Nov 1-March 31, parking is prohibited on Golden Valley public streets and alleys from 2-6 am daily. Parking is also prohibited on any public street after a snowfall of at least two inches until the snow has been plowed to the curb line.
The City hosted a Waste Hauling Forum Oct 29 to offer insights from a panel that included waste hauling companies and communities with different waste hauling systems. Many residents attended to voice concerns and pose questions to the panel.
The City is hosting a waste hauling forum to engage and educate citizens about residential waste hauling and to hear public input Oct 29, 6:30 pm, in the City Council Chambers. The event will be livestreamed online for those who can’t attend the event.
Golden Valley Rd between Decatur Ave N and the Hello Apartments will be closed from Tuesday, Oct 23 to Friday Oct 26 (weather permitting).