News By Month: October 2010

A small dog was attacked last weekend by a coyote in the southwestern part of Golden Valley. The coyote was scared off by the homeowners and the dog is recovering after receiving emergency treatment. Read More

Free and accessible rides to polling places throughout the metro area will be available this upcoming Election Day, Nov 2, through the Rides to Polls Coalition. Read More

CenterPoint Energy’s gas line inspection project at the Hwy 55 and Winnetka Ave intersection is progressing.  CenterPoint crews estimate they have another three weeks of work, depending on weather. Read More

The Golden Valley Bridge Builders will hold a quarterly meeting Saturday, Oct 23, from 10 am – noon, in the Community Room at the Golden Valley Byerly’s, 5725 Duluth St. The meeting is open to all Golden Valley residents or  businesses interested in connecting with others to improve the community or share similar interests. Read More

The leaves are falling, and now is the time to start getting ready for Golden Valley’s Fall Leaf Drop-Off. This annual event provides Golden Valley residents a monitored site to dispose of their leaves at no charge. Read More

On Oct 13, 2010, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) closed the ramp from eastbound I-394 to Xenia Ave/Park Place Blvd/Hwy 100 as part of a  project to create separate exit ramps for Hwy 100 and Xenia Ave/Park Place Blvd. Read More

In response to the start of CenterPoint Energy’s Stage 2 construction at Hwy 55 and Winnetka Ave in Golden Valley, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (Mn/DOT) has updated coordination and timing of the Hwy 55 traffic signals between Hwy 100 and Hwy 169. Read More

CenterPoint Energy is inspecting the gas line that runs north-south through the intersection of Hwy 55 and Winnetka Ave, causing lane closures and turning restrictions for both roadways throughout the project. Stage 2 of the project started Oct 8. The project will be completed in three stages and is expected to take four to six weeks, depending on repairs needed. Read More

“Smoke Alarms: A Sound You Can Live With!” is the official theme for Fire Prevention Week now through Saturday, Oct 9. In light of that theme, Stephen Baker, Golden Valley fire prevention specialist, reminds residents to have at least one fire alarm on each level of their home and in all sleeping rooms and outside each separate sleeping area. Read More

The deadline to pre-register for the Nov 2 election is Oct 12. Read More