News By Category: Community

As people give thanks during the holidays, many often think of ways to give back to their community. The Golden Valley Police and Fire Departments are involved in multiple holiday outreach programs and would welcome support from residents. Read More

In preparation for a slight chance of snow on Sun, Dec 5, street crews are out anti-icing hills and main roads today. The City also wants to remind residents and commuters to plan ahead before snow storms. Read More

The City of Golden Valley is seeking a community-focused, equity-minded, and service-dedicated Police Officer. Read More

There are only a few days left for Golden Valley youth to enter a drawing to cut the ceremonial ribbon when City skating rinks and warming houses reopen Dec 18. The event will take place Dec 18, 9:45 am at Hampshire Park. Read More

The City of Golden Valley has a few spots left for its new website user testing and focus groups for community members in ages 30–39. All other ages groups have been filled. User testing times include Wed, Dec 1, 10–11 am or Thu, Dec 2, 2–3 pm. Focus group times include Wed, Dec 1, 6:30 pm and Thu, Dec 2, 11:30 am.

If you are interested in participating in any of the above sessions, please email with your:

  • full name
  • preferred email and phone number
  • age
  • length of time living or working in the City of Golden Valley
  • preference between User Testing and Focus Group
  • preferred time slot

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Do you recognize this truck? The Golden Valley Police Department (GVPD) is asking for assistance identifying this vehicle that was involved in a crime. Surveillance video captured the truck, but due to poor quality, the name on the truck is unreadable. Read More

The City of Golden Valley is preparing to debut its new website, but before that happens, residents are needed to perform user tests and participate in focus groups. Community members of all ages are needed for these sessions.

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The City of Golden Valley and its executive search consultant, America’s Best Strategic Security Group (ABSS), have opened the application period for the City’s next police chief.
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Hennepin County has over 50 openings on its advisory boards for 2022. The deadline to apply is Dec 31, 2021 and appointments will be made in the first quarter of 2022. Read More

To bring the conversation of human rights to a younger audience, the annual Martin Luther King Human Rights Contest is once again open to students in all grades K–12 who live in Golden Valley, attend a school in Golden Valley, or attend a Robbinsdale Area District or Hopkins District school. Sponsored by the Golden Valley Diversity, Equity, and Inclusion Commission (DEIC), the contest is open through Dec 21, 2021. Read More