News By Month: August 2012

Allied Waste now offers service schedule reminders via text message. On the Sunday of your service week (Blue or Grey) you can get a text reminder sent to your mobile phone. To sign up for this service please follow these steps: Read More

Medicine Lake Rd will be closed to traffic at the Canadian Pacific Railroad crossing between Winnetka Ave and Douglas Dr starting at 9 am Sept 4, 2012, to allow CP Rail to make repairs to the crossing. Read More

Golden Valley’s Envision Connection Project Bridge Builders invite you to the fifth annual Lilac Planting Party Saturday, Saturday, Sept 22, 8:30 am to 1 pm. The City is looking for anyone 16 or older who wants to help with the grassroots beautification project. Read More

Southbound Hwy 100 between I-394 and Hwy 62 will be closed at 5 am Saturday, Aug 25 and will reopen by 5 am Monday, Aug 27.During the closure, motorists will be detoured to westbound I-394, southbound Hwy 169 and eastbound Hwy 62. Read More

Shopping reuse gets you great deals on quality products, plus it supports local businesses and protects the environment. From Oct 1 – Nov 30, save even more through Hennepin County’s Choose To Reuse program, Read More

Do you have broken household goods or clothing in need of repair? Bring them to Hennepin County’s inaugural Fix-It Clinic Sept 15, from 1 – 5 pm, at Washburn Library in Minneapolis, where volunteers will help you get them back in working order. Read More

With a 17.56 percent voter turnout, Golden Valley topped the Minnesota average of around 9 percent at the polls on Primary Election Day Aug 14. Read More

Northbound Hwy 100 between Hwy 62 and I-394 will be closed at at 5 am Saturday, Aug 18 and will reopen by 5 am Monday, Aug 20.During the closure, motorists will be detoured to westbound Hwy 62, northbound Hwy 169 and eastbound I-394.

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On Sunday, Aug 19, Global Golden Valley will present Multi-Cultural Day, a free family-friendly event featuring performances, food demos, and children’s activities from around the world. The event will take place from 9 am to 1 pm at Market in the Valley, under the Golden Valley Water Tower near Winnetka Ave and Golden Valley Rd. Read More

Hennepin County is hosting two workshops in the area to inform citizens about its efforts to increase pedestrian safety throughout the county roadway system. Read More