News By Month: July 2012

Golden Valley’s Department of Motor Vehicles is now open for business, with an open house Aug 1, 8 to 9 am, celebrating the Grand-Reopening, after being closed for a year as the result of an employee theft. With new procedures, policies, and employees, the DMV is ready to serve the community again. Read More

Each year Hennepin County teams up with local municipalities to give residents a chance to get rid of UGH—“Unwanted Garden and Household” chemicals and waste—at free household hazardous waste collections, and there’s one more collection this year: July 26–28, 9 am–4 pm, at Dunwoody College of Technology, 818 Dunwoody Blvd, Minneapolis. Read More

Golden Valley’s Department of Motor Vehicles (DMV) will re-open Aug 1 after being closed for a year as the result of an employee theft. With new procedures, policies, and employees, the DMV is ready to serve the community.

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The City of Golden Valley is asking citizens for ideas about how to make its Neighborhood Watch program better than ever. To offer ideas for improvements, Read More

A new type of turn indication, the flashing yellow arrow, is set to start operation at Winnetka and Golden Valley Rd next week, replacing the more traditional left turn indication. Read More

Next week the City of Golden Valley will honor Edward Silberman, a resident who strived for better water management practices and improved water quality for all of us. Read More

The Golden Valley City Council appointed a 19-person public task force June 19, 2012, to begin community dialogue to assess the need for and scope of a Human Rights Commission as an advisory board to the Council. Read More

In the last week, four residential burglaries and a strong-armed robbery were reported to the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD). The GVPD continues to see an increase in calls for service Read More

Highway 100 between Highway 55 and Duluth St in Golden Valley will be closed at 1 am Friday, July 13. Drivers will face detours both directions until the road reopens at 5 am. Read More

Due to the Independence Day holiday, recycling pick-up for residents in the blue service area will on Saturday instead of the regular Friday pick-up this week. Residents who live in the gray service area will not see any service changes. Read More