News & Updates
A person is more likely to die in an alcohol-related crash during the holidays than at any other time of the year. Forty percent of traffic deaths during the holidays involve an impaired driver, according to the National Institute on Alcohol Abuse and Alcoholism. To help combat drunk driving, metro area police will be conducting extra DWI enforcement Nov 26–Dec 27.
In September, the Golden Valley City Council enacted a six-month moratorium on single family residential property subdivisions until further research can be completed. The Council passed the moratorium in response to concerns brought forward by several Golden Valley residents that the Council found in need of deeper consideration. On Dec 11, the City will hold a listening session as one of the first steps in studying the issue.
Due to the Thanksgiving Day holiday, recycling collection for residents in the gray service area will be delayed until Saturday, Nov 29, instead of the usual Friday collection. Residents who live in the blue service area will not see any service changes.