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City Preparing For County Mandated Organics Collection

Beginning Jan 1, 2022, Hennepin County is requiring all a cities with more than 10,000 residents make curbside organics recycling available to those living in single-family to fourplex households. Prior to then, the City is looking into what an organics program could look like in Golden Valley. Read More

Get Reimbursed For Your Pollinator Garden

Golden Valley residents can apply to be reimbursed for establishing a pollinator garden in their yards with the Blue Thumb’s Lawns to Legumes program. Apply before the Feb 28 deadline. Read More

How The 2020 Census Affects Minnesota

Individually speaking, completing the US Census could be seen as something you’re required to do; however, as a collective group of Minnesotans, the census means much more. Read More

Council Receives And Files Downtown Study Phase II Interim Report

At its Jan 21 meeting, the Golden Valley City Council received and filed the Downtown Study Phase II Interim Report. Read More

Attend The Golden Valley Garden Club Meeting Jan 28

The Golden Valley Garden Club’s monthly meeting will be held Jan 28, 6:30 pm at Brookview in the Bassett Creek Room. Read More

City Welcomes Six New Firefighters

Six new Golden Valley Fire Department recruits were sworn in last night and will soon start their training at the West Suburban Fire Academy (WSFA) to begin their careers as firefighters. Read More

Hennepin County Seeking Golden Valley Residents To Serve On Race Equity Advisory Council

Hennepin County is forming a Race Equity Advisory Council (REAC) and Golden Valley residents are encouraged to apply. The deadline to submit an application is Feb 19. Read More

Second Open House Scheduled For Bassett Creek Trail Expansion

The City of Golden Valley and Three Rivers Park District are hosting an open house for the Bassett Creek Trail Expansion Feb 24, 4:30–6:30 pm, at King of Grace Lutheran Church (6000 Duluth St), to share project designs with the public, gather additional feedback, and answer any questions prior to submitting the application for the federal grant. Read More

Attend The West Metro Home Remodeling Fair; Win $1,000 In The Operation Rescue Room Contest

It’s time to plan for your 2020 house projects, and it starts with a trip to the West Metro Home Remodeling Fair Feb 9. Read More

2020 Winterfest Is Sat, Feb 8, Noon–2 PM

Attend Winterfest Sat, Feb 8, noon-2 pm at Wesley Park for an afternoon of family winter fun. Enjoy sledding, ice skating, hayrides, DJ music, hot chocolate, marshmallow roasting, and more! Read More