News By Category: Physical Development
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.
New road closures have been announced for the CenterPoint Energy Belt Line Project along Golden Valley Rd, as well as for a City of Plymouth street project affecting the 26th Ave ramps to and from Hwy 169.
Due to the nature of the work, the geography of the area, and the levels of traffic local streets are designed for, all through motor vehicle traffic on Golden Valley Rd (County Rd 66) needs to use the official detour to get around the Golden Valley Rd bridge closure.
Hennepin County is holding its Household Hazardous Waste collection event June 15-16 at St Louis Park Junior High School, 2025 Texas Ave S, St Louis Park, from 9 am to 4 pm.
As part of CenterPoint Energy’s 2018 Belt Line Project, crews will close Theodore Wirth Parkway at Zenith Ave June 1-8 to install the natural gas main. Dates of week-long closure may vary a few days depending on the weather.
For the past few months, crews have been working toward completing many final tasks on the Douglas Drive project. This work will include closing some lanes on Hwy 55 at the Douglas Dr intersection starting mid- to late-week May 28.
Metropolitan Council Environmental Services (MCES) is making improvements this year to aging and deteriorating regional sanitary sewer facilities that serve homes and businesses in Golden Valley. A public open house to provide information about the Golden Valley Interceptor Rehabilitation Project is scheduled for Thursday, May 17, 4-6 pm, at Unity Minneapolis Church, 4000 Golden Valley Rd.