News By Category: Hennepin County

Hennepin County is hosting an open house Aug 8, 5–7 pm, at Brookview for Golden Valley residents and community members to learn more about the 2020 Glenwood Ave Improvements Project. Read More

Hennepin County is selling compost bins made of cedar and wire mesh for residents looking to be a little more green. Order yours here for only $50. Read More

The rules about what can and can’t be recycled seem like they are constantly changing, and they more or less are. Overall, Golden Valley residents and Minnesotans in general are good at recycling. They have significantly lower contamination rates than elsewhere in the country. Hennepin County’s Recycle Smart campaign aims to help residents recycle smarter by knowing what can go in the recycling cart and by keeping problem items out. Read More

Learn to detect and prevent the spread of aquatic invasive species (AIS) at an upcoming training session July 23 in Plymouth. Read More

Starting Tue, June 25, Glenwood Ave will be closed east of Ottawa Ave S to the west side of Meadow Ln for water main valve work. The road is expected to reopen before rush hour Fri, June 28. Read More

This year’s selection for the fourth annual Golden Valley Reads program is “Never Coming Back,” by Minnesota author Alison McGhee.  Read More

Break out your tennis shoes, because Step To It starts May 1. The free program offered by Hennepin County runs May 1-28 and is open to anyone. Read More

Property owners who have questions about their property valuation notices can come to the Open Book meeting April 23, 4-6pm, at the City Hall Council Conference Room. Read More

A recent audit of Golden Valley’s recycling done by Republic Services, the City’s recycling provider, showed a contamination of needles in the material. The contamination caused a shutdown of operations at the recycling facility due to a health and safety concern for employees. The City of Golden Valley and Republic Services would like to take this opportunity to remind residents about what can and cannot be recycled. Read More

Bring in your broken stuff and learn valuable repair skills at an upcoming Fix-It Clinic Sun, Dec 16, noon-4 pm, at Brookview. Read More