News By Month: February 2016

On Feb 27, five firefighters from the Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) participated in American Lung Association Fight for Air stair climb at US Bank Plaza in Minneapolis. The event is a fund raiser that brought 47 fire departments and 260 firefighters to the 31-story building for a full fire-gear climb. Read More

Join City of Golden Valley employees and Memorial Blood Centers (MBC) in giving the gift of life Wed, March 9, at City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Rd, for the annual blood drive.

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Applications are currently being accepted for roughly 100 seasonal job openings, ranging from building inspector to maintenance worker to athletic instructor, for the City of Golden Valley. First consideration will be given to applications received by Feb 29. Read More

The City of Golden Valley will hold an open house Tues, Feb 23, 6-7:30 pm, to present general replacement plans for a new $18.2 million Brookview Community Center building and discuss the future of the project with residents. The open house will be at Brookview Community Center, 200 Brookview Parkway S. Read More

Due to current weather conditions, the winter trails and Fattyshack at Brookview are closed for the season effective Friday, Feb 19, 2016. The Winter Disc Golf Course will remain open, with a closing date yet to be determined. Read More

All Golden Valley skating rinks are now closed for the season. Check back here next fall or call the activity cancellation line at 763-512-2350 for further updates. Read More

With more than 80 exhibitors, 11 educational seminars, and an Idea Center packed with professionals ready to give advice on a wide range of remodeling projects, the Feb 21 West Metro Home Remodeling Fair will offer a great opportunity for any property owners hoping to get a leg up on their projects and one step closer to creating their dream home. Read More

The City of Golden Valley will hold an open house Feb 23, 6-7:30 pm, to present general replacement plans for a new $18.2 million Brookview Community Center building and discuss the future of the project with residents. The open house will be at Brookview Community Center, 200 Brookview Parkway S. Read More

Applications are currently being accepted for several seasonal/part-time job opportunities, ranging from custodians to lawn bowling officials, at Brookview Golf Course. First consideration will be given to applications received by Feb 29. Go here to apply. Read More

The City’s curbside recycling provider requests that residents stop putting plastic bags in their recycling bins. The bags have been breaking down and backing up the sorting machines. Republic Services will be looking for solutions to the problem, but for now, you can drop off plastic bags at one of several participating locations, which include Target, Walmart, and Lowe’s, for proper recycling. Read More