News By Month: June 2014

You have until 4:30 pm to vote for your favorite image in this year’s Views of the Valley photo contest. Read More

Westbound Golden Valley Rd will be closed to traffic between Rhode Island Ave N and Winnetka Ave starting Mon, June 30. A marked detour on Rhode Island Ave and 10th Ave will be provided. The road is anticipated to open by Wed, July 9. Read More

The June 26 grand opening of the new playground at Lions Park featured a ribbon-cutting ceremony planned by City Parks and Recreations staff and kids from the Lions Park Afternoon Playground Group. The celebration included City officials and area residents.

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Sweeney Lake homeowners and lake users are advised to avoid contact with the lake water due to the presence of blue-green algae.

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Garlic mustard, an invasive plant species that can be found throughout Golden Valley, grows in a way that crowds out native wildflowers, tree seedlings, and woodland plants, causing a chain reaction that threatens the very ecosystem it inhabits. It can totally dominate a woodland within 5-7 years. At this time of year, and with smaller infestations in your yard, the best approach is to pull them up by the roots. Read More

You have until June 30 to vote for your favorite image in this year’s Views of the Valley photo contest. Read More

All 18 holes will be open Thursday, June 26 at Brookview Golf Course. The Par 3 will remain a modified seven hole course indefinitely. Power carts will be available for both courses. Call 763-512-2330 for a tee time or book online. Read More

Brookview Golf Course will be opening at 8 am Wednesday, June 25 with a modified nine holes on the Regulation course and a modified seven holes on the Par 3 course. The Driving Range and Grill are open — come enjoy the food and beverage specials on the patio!

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The Concert in the Park tonight at Brookview Park will go on as scheduled despite recent flooding in the area.  There is still water in the park, but the shelter and seating area are dry.  City staff ask that people enter the park through Western Ave instead of Brookview Parkway, as water is still on the road by the tennis courts. Read More

Brookview Golf Course and Brookview Park in Golden Valley will be closed June 20-22 due to flooding. While Brookview’s 18-hole regulation course and 9-hole par 3 course are closed, the driving range and grill will remain open.

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