News By Category: Community
At its Sept 3 meeting, the Golden Valley City Council will consider awarding bids to install bike lanes on five streets this fall. The proposed 2019 City Bike Lane Project is a component of Golden Valley’s Bicycle and Pedestrian Plan, which was developed starting in 2016 with help from a citizen task force to improve the local bicycle and pedestrian network as part of the City’s 2040 Comprehensive Plan.
The City of Golden Valley has two openings on its Rising TIDES Task Force, a group that is working to help implement the City’s equity initiatives. Golden Valley residents are encouraged to apply.
In September, the Golden Valley City Council will consider a proposal by Hennepin County to install bikes lanes on Glenwood Ave between Hwy 100 in Golden Valley and Thomas Ave in Minneapolis as part of a resurfacing project the County will complete in 2020.
The Golden Valley Fire Department (GVFD) has partnered with North Memorial Health and Safe Kids Northwest Metro Minneapolis to host a free car seat safety clinic Sat, Sept 21, 10 am–1 pm at Fire Station One (7700 Golden Valley Road).
Due to forecasted poor weather, the Public Safety In The Parks program scheduled for Aug 13 at Brookview Park has been canceled.
The Golden Valley Human Rights Commission (HRC) will host a community outreach program titled Antisemitism, Xenophobia, and Hate: Local and Global Challenges Wed, Sept 25, 7–9 pm at Brookview. Presented by World Without Genocide, the program will inform and educate the public on critical human rights issues provide suggestions for both individual and city-wide responses.