News By Month: May 2013

Now that winter is finally over, don’t hesitate to get outside and enjoy summer. Golden Valley offers abundant activities and events to help you maximize your time outdoors. Read More

The City of Golden Valley is replacing all street name signs in the city to comply with new federal regulations regarding sign letter size and retroreflectivity to improve nighttime visibility. The new signs also include address block information to aid general navigation and emergency response, and Read More

Due to the Memorial Day holiday, recycling collection for residents in the gray service area will occur Saturday, June 1, instead of the usual Friday collection. Residents who live in the blue service area will not see any service changes. Read More

The City’s monthly financial reports, which outline monthly progress relative to the approved budget, are now available online in an easy-to-access format. While these reports have always been included in online City Council agenda packets, the new location enhances convenience for those who only want to see financial reports. Read More

Time is running out to submit your photos in the City’s 21th annual Views of the Valley photo contest. Winning entries are published in CityNews and the City website. First prize winners in each category receive $50; grand prize is an additional $50. The People’s Choice winner will receive $25. Deadline for photo entries is June 7. Read More

In honor of Memorial Day, the Quad City Beyond The Yellow Ribbon is hosting a ceremony Monday, May 27, 10 am, in the parking lot at Golden Valley City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

Golden Valley’s lawn maintenance ordinance (10.51) bans noxious weeds and requires turf lawns to be maintained at eight inches or less.

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Golden Valley’s Lilac Project Maintenance Morning still needs volunteers Saturday, May 25, 9 am – noon, to weed and survey previously planted areas along Hwy 55 in Golden Valley. Meet at 7600 Harold Ave (parking lot of Spirit of Hope Church).  Read More

Several streets near Brookview Park will be closed Saturday, May 18 for the annual Golden Valley Days festival.

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For children who dream of going into law enforcement, Junior Police Academy offers an inside look on Tuesday, June 25, 8 am to 4 pm, at the Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD), 7800 Golden Valley Rd. Read More