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Golden Valley Historical Society Adds New Exhibit

The Golden Valley Historical Society, also known as “The Little White Church in the Valley,” will be having a grand opening for its new exhibit Sept 22, noon-5 pm. Read More

City Sets Out To Upgrade Golden Valley’s Bike And Pedestrian Network

In 2016, the Golden Valley City Council made it a priority to create a plan to improve the local bicycle and pedestrian network. With help from a citizen task force the City developed a full plan with goals focusing on two major areas—expanding the local bicycle and pedestrian network, and maximizing safety, comfort, and convenience for pedestrians and bicyclists. Read More

Delays Expected As CenterPoint Performs Emergency Repairs On Glenwood Ave

Glenwood Ave is reduced to one lane from Hwy 100 to Ottawa Ave while CenterPoint performs an emergency gas main repair. Drivers are to expect delays as it is not clear when the work will be completed. Read More

Absentee Voting Begins Sept 21

Absentee voting for the 2018 general election begins Fri, Sept 21 and runs through Mon, Nov 5. Election Day is Tues, Nov 6. Read More

Section Of Plymouth Ave To Be Closed Sept 21 Through Oct 1

Plymouth Ave will be closed Sept 21-Oct 1 from Mandan Ave to Gettysburg Ave, including the Boone Ave intersection, as part of a pavement rehabilitation project. Read More

Sign Up For Parent/Child Yoga And Mother/Son Backyard Date Night

There are a few spots left for some fun upcoming parent/child Parks and Recreation programs. Sign up before it’s too late! Read More

Limited Driver’s License Services Unavailable At DMV Sept 27-28

Limited driver’s license services will not be available at Golden Valley’s Department of Motor Vehicles from noon Sept 27 through Sept 28, but all other services will be available. The Golden Valley DMV’s limited driver’s license services include duplicate licenses only (change of address or replacement of lost or stolen licenses).

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Celebrate Our City This Weekend At The Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival

The annual Golden Valley Arts & Music Festival, sponsored by the Golden Valley Community Foundation (GVCF), is Sept 15, 9 am-10 pm, under the Golden Valley water tower (7800 Golden Valley Road). Read More

MnDOT Construction Reduces Hwy 55 To One Lane

To make safety improvements, the Minnesota Department of Transportation (MnDOT) is reducing Hwy 55 between Hwy 100 and Theodore Wirth Pkwy to a single lane in both directions Sept 12-25. Read More

Parks And Rec Adds New Youth Dance Classes

The Golden Valley Parks and Recreation Department has a new partnership with Young Dance, a group that has been “Transforming Lives Through Movement” since 1987. Young Dance teaches kids to build body and spirit through the creative art of dance and is bringing three new youth dance classes to Golden Valley. Read More