News By Month: August 2015

Golden Valley’s Human Rights Commission (HRC) will host a National Day of Service and Remembrance community event Sept 10, 6-8 pm, at Second Harvest Heartland in Golden Valley. Everyone (age 8 and older) is invited to participate. Read More

Recent approval by the City Council of three projects along Golden Valley Rd on the western edge of Golden Valley signal the beginning of a movement towards redevelopment in this part of the City. Read More

Cement grout leaked from the Joint Water Commission’s (JWC) water main project along County Rd 9 in Robbinsdale yesterday made its way into Lower Twin Lake, and the JWC is working with the Minnesota Pollution Control Agency (MPCA) on mitigation efforts. Read More

MnDOT will discuss its plans to improve Hwy 169 between Hwy 55 and Hwy 62 at an informal open house August 19, 4–6 pm, at Hopkins Center for the Arts, 1111 Mainstreet, Hopkins. The public is invited to attend.

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The eastbound lanes on I-394 between Golden Valley and Minneapolis reopened this morning after being closed for repairs, but even though both directions of the freeway are open and the road is repaired, work to make the road smoother and quieter will continue. Motorists should expect overnight lane closures and delays on eastbound and westbound I-394 between I-94 and Hwy 100 through October. Read More

Golden Valley’s last Concert In The Park for 2015 will be Monday, Aug 17, 7 pm, at Brookview Park. Come on out and enjoy music performed by “On The Air.”

There’s still time to sign up for Golden Valley’s third annual Battle of the Badges community blood drive Wednesday, Aug 19, 1- 5 pm, at 7800 Golden Valley Rd (check in at the Public Safety Building). Read More

Eight Golden Valley residents have filed to run for three Golden Valley City Council seats for the Nov 3 election. Six are running for City Council seats and two are running for the position of Mayor.

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For the second event in Golden Valley’s Movies In The Park series, “The Might Ducks” will be showing Thursday, Aug 13 at Brookview Park. Movie will begin around 8:30 pm and is sponsored by Twin City Tennis Camps.  Read More

The Minneapolis Park and Recreation Board (MPRB) is hosting an informational meeting Tuesday, Aug 18, 4-5 pm, on the upcoming vegetation management project in Theodore Wirth Park. The meeting is open to the public and will be held at the Wirth Chalet Fireplace Room, 1301 Theodore Wirth Parkway.

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