News By Month: June 2013

Golden Valley residents interested in getting a first-hand experience with light rail transit (LRT) can join a four-hour tour Saturday, July 27, starting at 8:30 am at Golden Valley City Hall. Read More

Work continues in Golden Valley on the Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) regional sanitary sewer force main project. Last week the contractor installed sheet pile walls near the Glenwood Ave/Turners Crossroad intersection and the Laurel Ave/ Xenia Ave intersection. Read More

The City of Golden Valley will hold its annual Public Safety Open House Wednesday, June 19, 6-8 pm. Tour any or all of the three Fire Stations and the Police Station Read More

Vote now for your favorite image in the City of Golden Valley’s 21st annual Views of the Valley photo contest. Read More

Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) is installing a new 18-inch regional sanitary sewer force main in Golden Valley to help relieve sanitary sewer capacity concerns along the I-394 corridor. Most of the installation of the MCES 1-GV-461 Reliever Project along Xenia Ave and Turner’s Crossroad Read More

Help develop the next generation Bassett Creek watershed management plan by attending the Basset Creek Watershed Summit. The event will be held Thursday, June 13, 7 pm, Plymouth City Hall, 3400 Plymouth Blvd, Plymouth. Read More

Dispose of your household hazardous waste June 13-15, 9 am–4 pm, at Hennepin County’s collection event at St Louis Park Jr High School, 2025 Texas Ave S, St Louis Park. Read More

The rainy weather has delayed this weekend’s closure of southbound Hwy 169 between Hwy 55 in Golden Valley/Plymouth and 77th Ave in Brooklyn Park/Maple Grove. Instead, the road resurfacing work will begin Friday, June 14, weather permitting.

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Starting Friday, June 7, motorists will encounter eight weeks of weekend and weeknight delays and detours on Hwy 169 between Hwy 55 in Golden Valley/Plymouth and 77th Ave in Brooklyn Park/Maple Grove as crews resurface the roadway. Read More

Friday is the deadline 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 4:30 pm, June 7. Read More