News By Category: Hennepin County
November 19, 2021
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.
November 5, 2021
October 29, 2021
The City is hosting an information session Nov 10, 6–7:30 pm at City Hall for community members to learn more about Hennepin County’s 911 Embedded Social Worker Program and the Golden Valley Police Department’s (GVPD) involvement. Attendees, virtual or in-person, will be entered in a Hennepin County raffle to receive a variety of prizes like gift cards or County and GVPD swag.
October 5, 2021
October 4, 2021
During Fire Prevention Week, October 3–9, Hennepin County is raising awareness about how batteries may catch fire or be dangerous when they are thrown in the trash. Dispose of batteries correctly by dropping them off at a Hennepin County Drop-Off Facility.
September 22, 2021
August 18, 2021
While batteries make our lives more convenient, once they are used it is important to remember to dispose of them properly. Hennepin County offers battery recycling at a few of its drop-off facilities.
August 6, 2021
To help divert waste from landfills, Hennepin County is offering grants to property owners and developers to deconstruct residential buildings and salvage building materials instead of disposing of them.
April 23, 2021
April 19, 2021
Hennepin County is accepting feedback on the latest changes to its Climate Action Plan through April 22. Feedback received will be summarized and shared with commissioners prior to the committee meetings April 27.