News By Month: January 2013

The Metropolitan Council is taking public comments March 7 and 11 on amending the region’s long-range Transportation Policy Plan (TPP) to include light rail transit (LRT) for the Bottineau Transitway in Hennepin County. Read More

Do you have the baddest bathroom in the west metro? The cruddiest kitchen in the county? The 2013 West Metro Home Remodeling Fair is looking for ugly rooms that need to be rescued. Read More

Join your neighbors Sunday, Feb 24 for Golden Valley Family Night with the Minnesota Timberwolves at Target Center. Game time is 2:30 pm. Read More

The Hwy 55 North Frontage Rd/Lilac Dr bend near Tennant Company (5612 Olson Memorial Hwy) and Clark Engineering (621 Lilac Dr N) will close at 8 am Tues, Jan 23, and reopen by 4 pm Thurs, Jan 24, while work continues on the MCES sanitary sewer lining project.

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The westbound off-ramp from Hwy 55 to Country Club Dr will close periodically Tues, Jan 29, while work continues on the MCES sanitary sewer lining project. Each closure will likely last 30 minutes and will happen throughout the work day. Read More

At its Dec 18, 2012 and Jan 2, 2013 meetings, the Golden Valley City Council held public hearings and then approved a franchise fee on CenterPoint Energy to help fund needed infrastructure repairs. Read More

The Golden Valley City Council is seeking citizens interested in becoming more active in their city government by volunteering to serve on the City’s Advisory Boards and Commissions. Read More

If you’ve never learned CPR but at least want the basics, now’s your chance. On Thursday, Jan 17, 5:30–7:30 pm, the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) will host the Family & Friends CPR class at Brookview Community Center for $10. Read More

Go behind the scenes at the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) during the 2013 Citizen’s Police Academy, which runs every Tuesday for seven weeks starting Jan 29. Read More

Looking for a fun and fulfilling way to give back to your community? The Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) is seeking community-minded men and women who want to support the department as volunteer reserve officers. Read More