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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Monthly Liquor Store Specials for August

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Posted on: August 26, 2019

Ensure proper storage of vehicles on your property and in your neighborhood!

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To maintain the aesthetic quality of the community, city ordinance prohibits the outdoor storage of abandoned and junk vehicles on private property. Abandoned and junk vehicles should be stored in an enclosed garage or storage building.

Vehicles parked outside on private property that lack vital component parts or are in such a visibly inoperable condition that they are incapable of use consistent with their usual functions are considered junk vehicles and prohibited by City ordinance. &...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Do your part to keep your neighborhood free of nuisance conditions!

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Public nuisances are conditions have detrimental effects on the general health, safety, and welfare of the public.

Efforts should be taken to prevent the creation of public nuisances on private property.  Once a nuisance condition has arisen steps must be taken to eliminate such condition in a timely manner.

The following property maintenance conditions among ...

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Posted on: August 13, 2019

Update the exterior features of your home while increasing curb appeal and value of your property!

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Updating exterior features can add curb appeal and increase the value of your home. Exterior improvements can be recouped through resale by as much as 80% to 90% according to study done by Remodeling Magazine according to HGTV’s website.

A measure of recent national remodeling trends provided by Remodeling Magazine’s website (link provided below) demonstrates that 3 of the top 5 remodeling projects for which homeowners recoup a large portion of the costs for the project are exte...

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

Keep your lawn green while reducing your water bill. Remember Apple Valley watering restrictions!

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Remember summer watering restrictions are currently in place. Irrigation systems and sprinklers may not be used between the hours of 11 AM and 6 PM; May 1st through September 30th.

In the interest of water preservation and to reduce the demand on the public utility system during peak hours the City of Apple Valley implements a seasonal watering ban during day-time hours over the summer months; applied to residential and commercial p...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

6th Annual Le Tour de Apple Valley Bike Ride Sat. Sept. 14th at 10:00 a.m. in Kelley Park

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Tune up you bicycles, grab your helmets and join us for this fun and free community event.

Tune up you bicycles, grab your helmets and join us for this fun and free community event.

Ride with the Apple Valley Fire Department on Saturday, Sept. 14th at 10:00 a.m.  Start and finish at Kelley Park.  No registration fee and no pre-...

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Posted on: August 21, 2019

6th Annual Le Tour de Apple Valley Bike Ride Sat. Sept. 14th at 10:00 a.m. in Kelley Park

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Tune up you bicycles, grab your helmets and join us for this fun and free community event.

Tune up you bicycles, grab your helmets and join us for this fun and free community event.

Ride with  the Apple Valley Fire Department on Saturday, Sept. 14th at 10:00 a.m.  Start and finish at Kelley Park.  No registration fee a...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Apple Valley Family Aquatic Center & Redwood Pool Closing for the Season

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The 2019 outdoor pool season is coming to an end at Apple Valley Family Aquatic Center and Redwood Pool. The last date of the season is scheduled to be Sunday, August 25, 2019. REMINDER: admission punch cards expire at the close of business on Sunday.

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Johnny Cake Ridge Road Closed to Through Traffic from McAndrew's Rd to 140th St W, beginning 8/20

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All local properties directly off of Johnny Cake Ridge Road will have Local Access Only from the McAndrew’s Road (the north). Please see the map of the road closure and detour route.

Weather depending, the anticipated final completion day for 2019 work is November, 1st. We appreciate your continued patience during the construction of Johnny Cake Ridge Road.

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Posted on: August 5, 2019

MVTA Bus Service to Minnesota State Fair

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The Minnesota State Fair is set for Aug. 22 through Sept. 2 and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority will be offering direct bus service to and from Burnsville and Eagan every day of the fair.

Get on board to the Minnesota State Fair 

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The Minnesota State Fair is set for Aug. 22 through Sept. 2 and Minnesota Valley Transit Authority will be offering direct bus service to and from Burnsville an...

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

2019 Drinking Water Quality Report Now Available Online

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Learn about water sources, test results, conservation, and restrictions along with stormwater management and resident information. To request a hardcopy, email pubworks@cityofapplevalley.org or call 952-953-2400.

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Posted on: June 19, 2019

Apple Valley Transit Station Upgrade and Expansion

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The Apple Valley Transit Station is set to add two additional levels of ramp parking. The construction project is expected to begin in June, during which, no parking will be allowed in the ramp.

The Apple Valley Transit Station is set to get a major makeover this year that will add two additional levels of ramp parking.

The construction project is expected to begin in June and project completion is scheduled for mid December. Once construction beg...

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect May 1st

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Remember that use of sprinklers is prohibited between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. daily.

Irrigation systems or sprinklers can be operated before 11:00 a.m. or after 6:00 p.m. daily.  

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Apple Valley Celebrates 50 Years in 2019

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In 2019, the years of dynamic growth become a reality as the City of Apple Valley celebrates the notable achievement of 50 years as a City!

As part of the celebration of 50 years, events are planned for every season – Mark Your Calendar

January: Frozen Apple Music Series, January 19

February: Mid-Winterfest, February 2,

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

Apple Valley Celebrates 50 Years in 2019

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In 2019, the years of dynamic growth become a reality as the City of Apple Valley celebrates the notable achievement of 50 years as a City!

As part of the celebration of 50 years, events are planned for every season – Mark Your Calendar

January: Frozen Apple Music Series, January 19

February: Mid-Winterfest, February 2,

Frozen Apple Music Series, February 16

March: Frozen Apple Music Se...

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Posted on: October 23, 2018

Water Meter Replacement Program

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The City is in the process of replacing water meters. Learn more about this program and when you will be able to receive a new meter.

The City is updating the decades-old water meters with a new metering system. The City’s video production staff completed a short video which summarizes the project and helps answer common questions for residents

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 123 Regulating Business and Message Therapist Licenses

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 123 Regulating Business and Message Therapist Licenses

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 123 Regulating Business and Message Therapist Licenses

Summary: The proposed amendments include the addition of Minnesota Business Tax Identification and Social Security number as required by Minnesota Statute 270C.72.

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Posted on: August 16, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Sections 155.075 and 155.076 Multiple Family Zoning

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Sections 155.075 and 155.076 Multiple Family Zoning

A Proposed Ordinance Amending Chapter 155 of the City Code Regulating Zoning by Amending Sections 155.075 (Purpose) and 155.076 (Permitted Uses) in the Multiple-Family Residential District

Summary: The proposed amendments include the addition of the word t...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article 2 Regulating PD 290

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article 2 Regulating PD 290

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article 2 Regulating PD 290

Summary: Article 2 Regulates Planned Development Designation No. 290.  The amendment sets conditions for Zone 5 which is used for health club, fitness facility, day spa, ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article A28 Regulating PD 703

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article A28 Regulating PD 703

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Appendix F Article A28 Regulating PD 703

Summary: Article A28 Regulates Planned Development Designation No. 703.  The amendment sets conditions under which a Class III restaurant with a drive-through window se...

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Posted on: March 20, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regarding Front Setback for Porches

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regarding Front Setback for Porches

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regarding Front Setback for Porches

Summary: Chapter 155.333 pertains to setbacks for building projections, including porches.



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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Land Usage Appendix C & D Regarding Sign Regulations

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Land Usage Appendix C & D Regarding Sign Regulations

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Land Usage Appendix C & D Regarding Sign Regulations

Summary: Chapter 154 Appendix C and D of the City Code, are amended concerning sign regulations applicable within agricultural zoning districts.

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Property Maintenance

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Property Maintenance

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Property Maintenance

Summary: Chapter 155.360 of the City Code, is amended concerning the construction and maintenance of exterior surfaces of buildings, structures, and accessory structures..

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Fences in Excess of Seven Feet

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Fences in Excess of Seven Feet

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Fences in Excess of Seven Feet

Summary: Chapter 155.003 of the City Code, is amended requiring a building permit for a fence in excess of seven feet in height.

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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Accessory Structures

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Accessory Structures

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Land Usage Regarding Accessory Structures

Summary: Chapter 155.332 and 155.053 of the City Code, are amended with revisions regulating accessory buildings and structures. 

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Posted on: March 4, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 97 Utility Service Facilities Right-of-Way Management Regulations

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 97 Utility Service Facilities Right-of-Way Management Regulations

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 97 Utility Service Facilities Right-of-Way Management Regulations

Summary: Chapter 97 of the City Code, governing public right-of-way management regulations, is amended to incorporate FCC Rule deadline for action on permit...

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Posted on: February 14, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Title V Public Works Section 51.66 Septic Tank Maintenance

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Title V Public Works Section 51.66 Septic Tank Maintenance

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Title V Public Works Section 51.66 Septic Tank Maintenance

Summary: Adds Section 51.66 Septic Tank Maintenance:  Inspection and Pumping Requirements



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Posted on: January 4, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 PD No. 244 Section A9-3 Conditional Uses

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155, Article 9, Appendix F Entitled Planned Development Designation No. 244 by Amending Section A9-3 Conditional Uses

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155, Article 9, Appendix F Entitled Planned Development Designation No. 244 by Amending Section A9-3 Conditional Uses

Summary: Planned Development No. 244 is amended regarding conditional uses as applied to drive-throug...

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Posted on: October 17, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 30.05 Council Compensation

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 30.05 Council Compensation

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 30.05 Council Compensation

Summary:  The Code of Ordinances is amended as follows:  Pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Section 415.11, as amended, the salaries of the mayor shall be $1,063 per month and t...

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Posted on: October 10, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Appendix A for PD at Menards at Hanson Concrete Site

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Appendix A for PD at Menards at Hanson Concrete Site

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Appendix A for PD at Menards at Hanson Concrete Site

Summary:  The Code of Ordinances is amended by adding Article A__ establishing planned development zoning district number ___.  This amendment prov...

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Posted on: September 15, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Impervious Surface Area on Residential and Shoreland

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Impervious Surface Area on Residential Lots and Shoreland Overlay District

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Impervious Surface Area on Residential Lots and Shoreland Overlay District.

Summary: Chapter 155 of the City Code is amended to address maximum impervious surface area and building coverage area regulations. The ame...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending the Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in Apple Valley

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending the Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in Apple Valley

Ordinance Proposal: Amending the Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in Apple Valley

Summary:  This rezoning relates to a request by Menard, Inc. to rezone 46.44 acres from “I-2” (General Industrial) to “PD”...

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Posted on: July 31, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 91 Animals Creating Separate Enhanced Penalties

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 91 Animals for the Purpose of Creating Separate Code Provisions for Dog and Cat Violations Enhanced Penalties

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 91 Animals for the Purpose of Creating Separate Code Provisions for Dog and Cat Violations Enhanced Penalties

Summary:  Chapter 91 of the City Code governing dog & cat regulations is amended to create separ...

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Posted on: July 9, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article 2 Regulating PD 290

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Posted on: July 5, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article A28 Regulating PD 703

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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee Videos

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Apple Valley Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meetings are indexed and hosted by a video webstreaming service. To find past Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee meeting videos, click on the Parks and Recreation Advisory Committee tab. Link to Vi...

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Posted on: August 20, 2019

Apple Valley Family Aquatic Center & Redwood Pool Closing for the Season

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The 2019 outdoor pool season is coming to an end at Apple Valley Family Aquatic Center and Redwood Pool. The last date of the season is scheduled to be Sunday, August 25, 2019. REMINDER: admission punch cards expire at the close of business on Sunday.

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Posted on: July 26, 2019

AVPD Weekly Newsletter Off the Cuff

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Check out the latest news happening at the Apple Valley Police Department with their weekly newsletter Off the Cuff.

The Apple Valley Police Department publishes a weekly newsletter called Off the Cuff which gives a snapshot of calls for service officers respond to each and every day.  

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Johnny Cake Ridge Road Closed to Through Traffic from McAndrew's Rd to 140th St W, beginning 8/20

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All local properties directly off of Johnny Cake Ridge Road will have Local Access Only from the McAndrew’s Road (the north). Please see the map of the road closure and detour route.

Weather depending, the anticipated final completion day for 2019 work is November, 1st. We appreciate your continued patience during the construction of Johnny Cake Ridge Road.

Click here for Road Closure & Detour Route Map Public Works
Posted on: June 28, 2019

2019 Drinking Water Quality Report Now Available Online

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Learn about water sources, test results, conservation, and restrictions along with stormwater management and resident information. To request a hardcopy, email pubworks@cityofapplevalley.org or call 952-953-2400.

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Posted on: April 24, 2019

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect May 1st

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Remember that use of sprinklers is prohibited between 11:00 a.m. and 6:00 p.m. daily.

Irrigation systems or sprinklers can be operated before 11:00 a.m. or after 6:00 p.m. daily.  

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Water Meter Replacement Program

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The City is in the process of replacing water meters. Learn more about this program and when you will be able to receive a new meter.

The City is updating the decades-old water meters with a new metering system. The City’s video production staff completed a short video which summarizes the project and helps answer common questions for residents

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Posted on: June 28, 2019

2019 Drinking Water Quality Report Now Available Online

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Learn about water sources, test results, conservation, and restrictions along with stormwater management and resident information. To request a hardcopy, email pubworks@cityofapplevalley.org or call 952-953-2400.

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