News By Month: December 2018

At their Jan 2 meeting, Golden Valley City Council accepted a total of $106,000 in grants for the improvement of seven ball fields at Wesley, Lions, and Schaper Parks, $10,000 from the Golden Valley Girls Softball Association and the remaining $96,000 from Hennepin County Youth Sports. Read More

The City of Golden Valley is now taking public comments on the Environmental Assessment Worksheet (EAW) for its DeCola Ponds B & C Improvement Project, which will reduce flooding and improve water quality through expanding existing stormwater ponds. Read More

Beginning early January, Xcel Energy will be trimming trees in Golden Valley as part of routine tree maintenance, near Xcel power lines.
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Registration closes soon for a few Parks and Recreation programs—sign up while there is still time! Read More

Sign up your little ones for Floor Hockey with the Golden Valley Parks and Recreation Department. Read More

Due to inclement weather, all Golden Valley Skating Rinks are closed today, Dec 27. Read More

In anticipation of forecasted snow later tonight, City crews have applied an anti-icing solution to the roadways and will be monitoring road conditions, with a plan to begin plowing at 4 am if needed. Read More

Republic Services Trash Service subscribers will receive free holiday tree pick up this year. Read More

Nearly a year after its opening, Brookview is already becoming one of the more popular recreation destinations in the West Metro. Its vast range of amenities and offerings ensure that everyone can find something fun to do! Read More

In April 2018 the City Council approved a Memorandum of Understanding (MOU) with Lime allowing the company to deploy a fleet of dockless bikes and scooters in Golden Valley. Bikes were officially deployed in Golden Valley July 20, 2018, followed by Lime scooters in September. After recommendations from staff, the City Council agreed to extend Lime’s pilot program through 2019. Read More