News By Month: June 2016

Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) between Medicine Lake Rd and Duluth St will close Monday, June 27 for the first phase of the Douglas Dr reconstruction project. There will be a detour for through traffic using Hwy 55, Winnetka Ave (County Rd 156), and Medicine Lake Rd (County Rd 70). This detour will be in effect until sometime this fall. Read More

A new and safer way to get rid of unused and unwanted prescription medicines is now available in Golden Valley. A medicine take-back box was installed in the lobby of the Police Department June 22. Read More

The Cities of Golden Valley, St Louis Park, and Minneapolis will hold the second and final informational open house meeting on the feasibility of constructing a bikeway along the Wayzata Blvd corridor Wed, June 29, from 5 to 7 pm. The meeting will be in the Golden Valley Council Chambers at 7800 Golden Valley Rd. Read More

Absentee voting for the 2016 primary election begins Friday, June 24 and runs through Monday, Aug 8. Election Day is Tuesday, Aug 9. Read More

Crews are scheduled to begin reconstructing Douglas Dr (County Rd 102) the week of June 27, weather permitting. There will be a detour for through traffic using Hwy 55, Winnetka Ave (County Rd 156), and Medicine Lake Rd (County Rd 70). This detour will be in effect until sometime this fall. Read More

Dispose of your household hazardous waste June 16-18, 9 am–4 pm, at Hennepin County’s collection event at St Louis Park Jr High School, 2025 Texas Ave S, St Louis Park. Hennepin County organizes collection events throughout the year to give residents convenient, local disposal options for household hazardous waste. Read More

There will soon be a new and safer way to get rid of unused and unwanted prescription medicines in Golden Valley. A medicine drop box will be available in the lobby of the Police Department starting next week (tentatively scheduled to be available June 22). Read More

On Tuesday, June 21, the Hwy 55 N Frontage Rd will be closed at Douglas Dr to facilitate private utility work in connection with the Douglas Dr reconstruction project. A posted detour will be provided on Golden Valley Rd and Zane Ave (see map). Read More

Join your neighbors at the City of Golden Valley’s annual Public Safety Open House June 15 and the Fire Relief Association Street Dance June 18. Read More

Vote now for your favorite image in the City of Golden Valley’s 23nd annual Views of the Valley photo contest. Read More