News By Month: January 2021

Beyond The Yellow Ribbon has partnered with Building Healthy Military Communities to offer a five-week cooking course focusing on healthy eating. Read More

The City’s work to disavow discriminatory covenants and related discriminatory housing practices is expanding. In October 2020, the City Council voted to participate in the Just Deeds Coalition, a group of community stakeholders committed to acknowledging and addressing systemic racism in housing. Read More

Residents and community members are invited to join a conversation on the impacts of inequitable access to a clean, healthy environment and environmental amenities at the virtual event “Climate Change in Minnesota: Implications and Disparate Impacts” Jan 28, 6:30–7:30 pm. Read More

Hennepin County is exploring the idea of reopening eight libraries, including the Golden Valley location. Before doing so, the County wants feedback from its residents through a short survey. Read More

The Golden Valley Business Council’s next meeting will be Jan 28, 8:30 am via Zoom. Read More

With the City’s current recycling contract set to expire at the end of 2021 and Hennepin County’s mandate that cities begin requiring curbside organics recycling, by this time next year recycling in Golden Valley will look a bit different. Read More

The Golden Valley City Council is considering a move to reduce speed limits on local streets in 2021. Read More

Residents looking to watch or attend the Environmental and Human Rights Commission’s event “Climate Change in Minnesota: Implications and Disparate Impacts,” Jan 28, 6:30 pm can do so on television, online, or by phone. Read More

Project partners working to identify a modified route for the Blue Line Light Rail Extension are looking for resident help in making decisions about the project. Read More

Last year, smoking was the leading cause of fatal fires in Minnesota according to the Minnesota Department of Public Safety (DPS). Now the State Fire Marshal Division is working to raise awareness about the dangers of careless smoking. Read More