Medley Park Stormwater Improvement Project

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The Bassett Creek Watershed Management Commission (BCWMC) and the City of Golden Valley completed a study in 2021 and are now working on the design and construction of a stormwater improvement project in the western portion of Medley Park.

The project includes opportunities for community engagement to help guide the design of the new stormwater facilities and the associated landscaping and amenities in this valuable park and open space.

  1. Project Purpose

Primary benefits include:

  • improving the water quality of Medicine Lake and nearby surface waters
  • reducing flood damage to homes and infrastructure
  • protecting public health and safety
  • preserving economic value

Additional benefits include:

  • improving ecological diversity and wildlife habitat, including pollinators
  • enhancing active and passive recreation opportunities
  • providing educational opportunities to park users
  1. Project Timeline

Online Engagement Opportunity

June 9–30

Thanks to valuable community feedback during the engineering study and design process, the project team is close to finalizing the design. The City and BCWMC would like to share the updated plans with the Golden Valley community before going out for bids this summer.

Share Your Thoughts Online

Community members are encouraged to review the virtual open house materials and submit a comment by June 30 (see button).

Past Community Input

Project Partners


Email Eric Eckman or call at 763-593-8084.