News By Month: May 2011

The Three Rivers Park District is hosting an open house to provide information and solicit public input about the master planning process for the proposed Bassett Creek Regional Trail. Read More

Starting Wednesday, May 25, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) will begin a project to replace signs in both directions along Hwy 100 between Hwy 55 and Vernon Ave/W 50th St. Motorists should use caution while driving. Read More

During the afternoon of May 22, 2011, a severe storm passed through the eastern area of Golden Valley, downing trees, damaging private residences, and causing power outages. Read More

Hennepin County is hosting several open houses pertaining to work done so far on the Bottineau Transitway Draft Environmental Impact Statement (DEIS).  One will be held in Golden Valley Tuesday, June 14, 6:30-8 pm, at the Courage Center, 3915 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

In honor of Golden Valley’s 125th Anniversary, the Golden Valley Police Department retrofitted its newest Dodge Charger to resemble a patrol car from the 1940s. Read More

The Golden Valley Motor Vehicle Licensing Department was closed by the City of Golden Valley April 1, 2011, in response to the discovery of problems with accounting and procedures. Read More

In an effort to recruit new firefighters, the Golden Valley Fire Department will provide several options this summer for residents to talk with current firefighters and learn more about the job.  Read More

Golden Valley is honoring veterans with commemorative displays at City Hall and the Golden Valley Library. Both displays were organized and arranged by two members of Golden Valley’s 125th Anniversary Planning Team as part of a year-long celebration of the City’s incorporation as village Dec 16, 1886. Read More

Safety Camp educates kids entering second, third, and fourth grades in a fun and interactive camp setting. City police and firefighters act as camp counselors, overseeing an engaging program of fire and bike safety, first aid, safety in the home, and much more. Read More