Yard & Garden Maintenance
Golden Valley's Property Maintenance Code requires residents to keep their yards mowed, maintained, and picked up. For common violations, see the Property Maintenance Code Checklist.
Composting converts organic matter, such as food waste, leaves, and grass clippings, to a more usable soil or mulch. Learn more about composting in Golden Valley.
Keeping of Chickens
Learn about the rules for keeping chickens in Golden Valley.
Managing Invasive Species
Discover important information about tree diseases and pests.
Native Landscaping & Rain Gardens
Discover the beauty and benefits of native landscaping and rain gardens.
More than one-third of all plant-based products consumed by humans depend on various pollinators. Insects like bees and butterflies, birds, and small mammals are critical to perpetuating and proliferating our food sources.
Recreational fires are outdoor fires that burn only wood.
Golden Valley's Urban Forestry Program ensures that public trees are properly managed and provides residents with the correct information to care for their own trees.
Yard Waste Disposal
State law prohibits the disposal of yard, brush, and tree waste in landfills or solid waste facilities. Find information about how to safely dispose of these things.