News By Category: Finance Department
Each August the City Council reviews the City’s Proposed General Fund Budget for the coming year in preparation for certifying the preliminary tax levy in September. The tax levy is the amount of property taxes needed to make bond payments and fund City services, such as police and fire, street and park maintenance, planning, and zoning, to name a few.
As part of its Pathways To Public Service program, the City of Golden Valley is partnering with BrookLynk in an effort to introduce young people to career opportunities in public employment. This summer, six young adults will each work a 10-week internship in various City departments.
Every year, the City of Golden Valley works with Hennepin County to determine the market value of city properties. The County mails notices to property owners every March to show the market value that will be used to determine property taxes for the following year.
Two Days Left To Vote Early In The Primary; Precinct 3 Voters Will Have One Building Entrance Aug 14
Early voting is winding down for this year’s primary election. For those voting on Primary Election Day, here’s what you need to know, along with new information for voters in Golden Valley’s Precinct 3 and a reminder for those in Precinct 1.
The Minnesota Department of Revenue reminds homeowners and renters to file for their 2016 property tax refund before it expires Aug 15, 2018. Learn more here.
Last December the Golden Valley Council approved utility rate changes (water usage, sanitary sewer, storm drainage, street lights, and recycling) that became effective April 1. However, the company that mails the City’s quarterly utility bills forgot to insert the flyer explaining the rate changes in the residential billing for April.