City Council Meetings

Watch on TV or Online

Meetings are televised live on City Cable Channel 16 and replayed daily at 6:30 pm. Meetings are also webcast live and are available for replay on demand.

When: 6:30 pm, first and third Tuesday of each month (unless other notice is given)
Where: City Council Chambers, Golden Valley City Hall, 7800 Golden Valley Road (unless otherwise noted)

Work Sessions

The Council also holds regular study or work sessions at 6:30 pm the second Tuesday of each month. Sometimes these sessions are held after the 6:30 pm HRA (Housing and Redevelopment Authority) meetings. Meetings are open to the public unless designated as closed executive sessions to deal with confidential matters such as lawsuits or labor negotiations.Council Chambers

Addressing The Council

The public is encouraged to attend all open meetings and can address the Council during Public Hearings and Open Forum.

Virtual Meetings During COVID-19 Outbreak

While in a local emergency under Minnesota Statute, section 12.37, the Golden Valley City Council will conduct its meetings virtually via Cisco Webex. Meetings will be televised and webcast live (see box at upper right).

  • To monitor the meeting on Webex, call 1-415-655-0001 and enter meeting code 280-875-281.
  • To participate in the meeting during public comment sections, including the public forum beginning at 6:20 pm, call 763-230-7454.
  • For technical assistance, contact the City at 763-593-8007 or
  • If you incur costs calling in to the meeting, you may submit the costs to the City for reimbursement consideration.

City Council Calendar

Events listed on this calendar have the potential attendance of three or more City Council members, and therefore must be posted for the public to view.

Our top priority is maintaining the health and safety of our residents, staff, and the Golden Valley community. As the COVID-19 situation evolves, the COVID-19 page on the City website will have updated information about the status of closures, cancellations, and changes.

Agendas & Minutes

Agendas are available for review online and before the meetings at City Hall. For more information, call the City Manager's Department at 763-593-8006.

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2020 Meetings

  • Jan 7 Agenda | Minutes
  • Jan 14 Agenda | Minutes (Executive Session)
  • Jan 21 Agenda | Minutes
  • Jan 29 Agenda | Minutes (Annual Council Planning Session)
  • Feb 4 Agenda | Minutes
  • Feb 18 Agenda | Minutes
  • Feb 26 Agenda | Minutes (Joint Council and Boards and Commisions Meeting)
  • March 4 Agenda | Minutes (closed executive session)
  • March 4 Agenda | Minutes (Wednesday)
  • March 17 (Work Session) Canceled
  • March 17 Agenda | Minutes
  • April 7 Agenda | Minutes (Virtual meeting instructions posted above. Call-in with public comments at 763-230-7454.)
  • April 21 Agenda | Minutes
  • May 5 Agenda | Minutes
  • May 19 Agenda | Minutes
  • June 2 Agenda | Minutes
  • June 16 Agenda | Minutes
  • July 7 Agenda | Minutes
  • July 21 Agenda | Minutes
  • Aug 5 Agenda | Minutes (Wednesday)
  • Aug 18 Agenda | Minutes
  • Sept 1 Agenda | Minutes
  • Sept 15 Agenda | Minutes
  • Oct 6 Agenda | Minutes
  • Oct 20 Agenda | Minutes
  • Nov 4 Agenda | Minutes (Wednesday)
  • Nov 17 Agenda | Minutes
  • Dec 1 Agenda | Minutes
  • Dec 15 Agenda | Minutes

Meeting Archive

View past years' City Council Agendas, City Council Minutes, and recordings in the City's online document center.