News By Category: Physical Development
Despite weather challenges, such as heavy rains this summer, crews have kept the Golden Valley Rd (County Rd 66) bridge project on schedule. Last weekend, they successfully completed the concrete foundation for the new bridge over Bassett Creek, the most time-intensive step of the project.
On July 25, the invasive Asian beetle Emerald Ash Borer (EAB) was found in an ash tree in Stockman Park and is the first confirmed case of the beetle in Golden Valley.
The next stage of CenterPoint Energy’s 2018 Belt Line Project has crews installing natural gas main along Golden Valley Rd between Bassett Creek and Duluth St. Starting July 26, that section of road will be restricted to one lane.
Lime is bringing its first shipment of dockless bikes to Golden Valley Fri, July 20. Look for them at City Hall, Brookview, Brookview Park, and other selected spots–the bright lime green bicycles are hard to miss!
Hennepin County is looking for 50 households to participate in the Zero Waste Challenge and take an in-depth look at the goods they buy and the waste created in hopes of finding new opportunities to recycle and reduce waste.
Golden Hills Dr between Colorado Ave S and Xenia Ave S will be closed July 9-12, 2018 to replace the railroad crossing. Traffic will be detoured around the work area via Xenia Ave, Laurel Ave, and Colorado Ave.
The bridge that carries the Bassett Creek Trail between Crystal and Golden Valley is set to be closed the week of June 25th due to construction. Work is scheduled to last about a month and the bridge is expected to reopen by August 31.
The State of Minnesota has declared the week of June 18 as Pollinator Week. This week is meant to inform people about the valuable ecosystem services provided by birds, butterflies, bats, bees, and other insects.