News By Month: January 2016

The West Metro Home Remodeling Fair has something for everyone, from the first-time do-it-yourselfer to those looking to hire experts. It’s set for Feb 21, 10:30 am to 3:30 pm, at the Eisenhower Community Center, 1001 Hwy 7, Hopkins (one mile west of Hwys 7 and 169). And this year the Fair debuts a brand new website. Read More

Precinct caucuses will be held March 1, 2016. To find the location of your precinct caucus (available the week of Feb 8, 2016) and learn more about the process, visit the Caucus Finder on the Minnesota Secretary of State website.

The City of Golden Valley has a vacancy on its Civil Service Commission effective Feb 2, 2016 for a term that expires May 1, 2018. Application deadline is Feb 12, 2016.  Read More

Run The Valley, one of Golden Valley’s most popular events, will mark its 22nd anniversary April 16. It’s not too early to start planning. In fact, you can save money by registering now.

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Golden Valley’s City Council meeting next week will be held Wed, Jan 20 instead of Tues, Jan 19 to accommodate a Metro Blue Line Extension LRT (Bottineau Light Rail Transit) public hearing Jan 19 in Minneapolis. The Golden Valley City Council will hold its own LRT public hearing Tues, Feb 2. Read More

Do you have the baddest bathroom in the West Metro? The cruddiest kitchen in the county? The 2016 West Metro Home Remodeling Fair is looking for ugly rooms that need to be rescued. The fifth annual Operation: Rescue Room contest will give $1,000 to the homeowner whose room is voted most in need of help by visitors to the Home Remodeling Fair on Feb 21, 2016. Read More

To honor Dr Martin Luther King, Jr day, the Golden Valley Human Rights Commission (HRC) is sponsoring two tables at the 26th Annual MLK Holiday Breakfast Jan 18, 2016, 7-9 am, at the Minneapolis Convention Center. Read More

The Golden Valley Police Department and FBI are seeking the public’s help identifying and locating the person responsible for the Jan 4 robbery of the US Bank inside the Lunds & Byerly’s store at 5745 Duluth Street. Read More

Reservations for Brookview Park picnic shelters begin at midnight, Jan 14, for Golden Valley residents and Feb 11 for non-residents. Due to security concerns, reservations can only be made online or in person at Brookview Community Center.  New this year, phone reservations are no longer accepted. Read More

The Golden Valley Fire Department is seeking help to keep the fire hydrants in your neighborhood clear of snow. Read More