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Posted on: September 19, 2018

Beer in the Valley Craft Beer Tasting 6:00 to 8:00 pm September 28th at Apple Valley Liquor Store 3

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Beer sampling of craft, seasonal and limited release beers. $5 ticket available at all Apple Valley Liquor locations and at the door.

Beer sampling of craft, seasonal and limited release beers.  $5 ticket available at all Apple Valley Liquor locations and at the door.  Event held Friday, September 28th from 6:00 pm to 8:00 pm at Apple Valley Liquor Store 3 located at 5...

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Posted on: August 30, 2018

St. Supery Wine Tasting Sept. 20th at 7:00 pm at Valleywood

St Supery Wine Tasting September 2018

Join us for wine tasting with Jim Clark. The tasting will be held Thursday, September 20th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Valleywood Clubhouse.

Join us for wine tasting with Jim Clark.  The tasting will be held Thursday, September 20th from 7:00 pm to 9:00 pm at Valleywood Clubhouse.  Admission tickets are $10.00.

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Posted on: September 1, 2018

Monthly Specials for September

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See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

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Posted on: September 8, 2016

City Council Videos

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Apple Valley City Council meetings are indexed and hosted by a video webstreaming service. To find past Council meeting videos, click on the City Council tab. Link to Video Index Page

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

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 92% according to study done by Remodeling Magazine according to HGTV’s website.

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 92% according to study done by Remodeling Magazine according to HGTV’s website.&nbs...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Composting tips for a steward of the environment and a courteous neighbor!

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Composting can be a great way of reducing household waste and generating nutrient rich soil. The following are composting guidelines that should be followed to reduce undesirable impacts on neighboring properties.

Composting can be a great way of reducing household waste and generating nutrient rich soil.  The following are composting guidelines that should be followed to reduce undesirable impacts on neighboring properties.

All compost material must be con...

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Posted on: September 3, 2018

Swimming pools are great recreation for summer months, but should be adequately prepped for winter!

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Are you a pool owner preparing to close your pool down for the season? Here are a few helpful tips that will help you keep your property in compliance through the process.

Are you a pool owner preparing to close your pool down for the season?  Here are a few helpful tips that will help you keep your property in compliance through the process.

Draining waste water from pools directly onto public ways such as streets ...

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Posted on: August 27, 2018

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

Public Nuisances

Public nuisances are conditions that are detrimental to general health, safety, and welfare of the public. The following property maintenance conditions among others constitute a public nuisance in Apple Valley:

Public nuisances are conditions that are detrimental to general health, safety, and welfare of the public.  The following property maintenance conditions among others constitute a public nuisance in Apple Valley:

  • Outdoor storage of machinery, hous...
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Posted on: August 6, 2018

Economic Development Authority Videos

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Apple Valley Economic Development Authority meetings are indexed and hosted by a video webstreaming service. To find past Economic Development Authority meeting videos, click on the Economic Development Authority tab. Link to Video Index Page

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Posted on: September 17, 2018

FEMA Postpones Nationwide Test of Emergency Alert System

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The Federal Emergency Management Agency will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert(WEA) on October 3, 2018

The Federal Emergency Management Agency, in coordination with the Federal Communications Commission (FCC), will conduct a nationwide test of the Emergency Alert System (EAS) and Wireless Emergency Alert(WEA) on September 20, 2018 (primary date) or October...

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Posted on: August 18, 2018

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect

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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: August 16, 2018

Clean-up Day Saturday September 29th at the Aquatic Center Parking Lot, 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

Construction Debris

Clean-up Day is an opportunity for Apple Valley residents to dispose of items that may not fit in refuse containers, collected at a centralized location. Fees apply. Hours are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm on Sept. 29th.

Clean-up Day is an opportunity for Apple Valley residents to dispose of items that may not fit in refuse containers, collected at a centralized location.  Fees apply.  Hours are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm on Sept. 29th.Hazardous waste materials ...

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Posted on: May 25, 2018

Construction Project on County Road 38 Between Pilot Knob and Highway 3

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Dakota County is conducting an improvement project on County Road 38 (McAndrews Road) this summer. See the County's website for traffic impacts.

Dakota County is conducting an improvement project on County Road 38 (McAndrews Road) this summer. See the County's website for traffic impacts.

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Posted on: August 20, 2018

Ordinance Reminder: On-street parking generally prohibited between 3:00 am and 6:00 am

3-6 No Parking Sign

Apple Valley generally prohibits parking on city streets between the hours of 3am and 6am. Exemptions include when your driveway is under construction, or completely full with other vehicles.

On-street parking is prohibited from 3:00 to 6:00 a.m., throughout the year, except for persons rendering emergency medical assistance; construction areas where off-street parking is not available; or the driveway is filled to capacity with no space for a...

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Posted on: August 9, 2018

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect

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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: August 14, 2018

Clean-up Day Saturday September 29th at the Aquatic Center Parking Lot, 8:00 am to 1:00 pm

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Clean-up Day is an opportunity for Apple Valley residents to dispose of items that may not fit in refuse containers, collected at a centralized location. Fees apply. Hours are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm on Sept. 29th.

Clean-up Day is an opportunity for Apple Valley residents to dispose of items that may not fit in refuse containers, collected at a centralized location.  Fees apply.  Hours are 8:00 am to 1:00 pm on Sept. 29th.Hazardous waste materials ...

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Posted on: August 8, 2018

Apple Valley Welcomes New Police K9, Koda

K9 Officer Koda

Apple Valley recently welcomed the addition of its second police K9, Koda, a Belgian Malinois.

Apple Valley recently welcomed the addition of its second police K9, Koda, a Belgian Malinois.  Koda has joined patrol duty after successfully completing a rigorous 12 week training program through the St. Paul Police K9 school. This is a long tr...

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Posted on: September 18, 2018

Emerald Ash Borer: Is Your Property Prepared?

Insect Galleries Caused By Emerald Ash Borer Under Bark of an Ash Tree Found in Apple Valley

Emerald Ash Borer attacks Ash trees. Infested Ash trees usually won't show symptoms for 2-3 years. Property owners that have ash trees should have a plan in place for managing the ash trees on their property to avoid getting stuck with unexpected costs.

Are all the trees in your yard Ash?  Do you have an Ash tree of exceptional quality in your yard?  If you can say yes to either of these questions, it's time to have a plan in place to address Emerald Ash Borer (EAB).  EAB is wi...

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Posted on: September 10, 2018

Fall is the Time to Plan for Winter Erosion Control Needs Before Frozen Ground Increases Costs

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Erosion and sediment control is more expensive to install during the winter. Frozen ground increases the cost of trenching typical practices like silt fence. A little planning can save you money.

The City of Apple Valley, and State of Minnesota for sites an acre or more in size, still require erosion and sediment controls on construction sites in winter.  Although less erosion occurs in winter because the ground is usually frozen, constru...

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Posted on: September 4, 2018

This Water Conscious Farmer Gives Tips on Irrigating with Rainbarrels - the Latest from CleanWaterMN

Farmer Harvest Rainwater to Grow Crops from CleanWaterMN.org

Lori Cox sat down with CleanWaterMN.org to share these helpful tips that we can transport from the farm to our backyards.

How To Water Your Garden from a Rain Barrel

Supplies: 55-gallon barrel, lead-free spigot, mesh screen filter, valves, and drip lines.

  1. Identify a location for your rain barrel. Gardening sheds or detached garages are great spots to catch rainwater. If you pl...
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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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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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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article A28 Regulating PD 703

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

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Posted on: May 4, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 119 Granting a Franchise Renewal to Charter Cable Partners

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 119 Granting a Franchise Renewal to Charter Cable Partners

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 119 Granting a Franchise Renewal to Charter Cable Partners

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in the City

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Ordinance Proposal: Amend Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in the City

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Posted on: May 1, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in the City

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Ordinance Proposal: Amend Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in the City

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Zoning Map by Rezoning Certain Land in the City

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Posted on: March 8, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 123, Regulating Massage Therapy Establishments and Therapists

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 123, Regulating Massage Therapy Establishments and Therapists

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 123, Regulating Massage Therapy Establishments and Therapists

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Posted on: February 27, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F-Planned Development Designation No.975

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F-Planned Development Designation No.975

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F-Planned Development Designation No.975

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Posted on: January 30, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 97 Regulating Small Wireless Under the ROW Regulations

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 97 Regulating Small Wireless Facilities Under the ROW Regulations

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 97 Regulating Small Wireless Facilities Under the ROW Regulations

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Posted on: January 5, 2018

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155 Appendix F Article A25 Regulating PD No. 679

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155 Appendix F Article A25 Regulating PD No. 679

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155 Appendix F Article A25 Regulating PD No. 679

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Posted on: December 19, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155 Small Wireless Facilities

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155- Regulating Small Wireless Facilities

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155- Regulating Small Wireless Facilities

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Posted on: November 22, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155 Appendix F - Regulating PD No. 739

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155- Appendix F of the City Code entitled " Appendix F: Planned Development Designations" by amending Article A31 Regulating Planned Development Designation No. 739

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155- Appendix F of the City Code entitled " Appendix F: Planned Development Designations" by amending Article A31 Regulating Planned Development Designation No. 7...

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Posted on: November 17, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 152 Natural Resources Management Regarding Final As-Built Plans

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 152 Natural Resources Management Regarding Final As-Built Plans and Performance Security

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 152 Natural Resources Management Regarding Final As-Built Plans and Performance Security

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Posted on: October 24, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155, Article A28, Appendix F-Planned Development Designation #703

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 155, Article A28, Appendix F - Planned Development Designation No. 703

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 155, Article A28, Appendix F - Planned Development Designation No. 703

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Posted on: October 13, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 34 Entitled Personnel by Deleting Chapter 34 In Its Entirety

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 34 Entitled Personnel by Deleting Chapter 34 In Its Entirety

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 34 Entitled Personnel by Deleting Chapter 34 In Its Entirety.

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Posted on: October 9, 2017

Ordinance Proposal: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F-Planned Development Designation No.507

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An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F - Planned Development Designation No. 507.

An ordinance change has been proposed regarding: Amend Chapter 155, Article 18, Appendix F - Planned Development Designation No. 507.

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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 6, 2018

Planning Commission Videos

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Posted on: August 15, 2018

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect

Lawn Water Sprinkler

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: September 7, 2018

Intermittent lane closures start September 17th on Galaxie Ave & 140th St W

Galaxie

Stage 2 of the project begins September 17th which includes curb and gravel work for the additional right turn lanes being constructed along 140th Street. There will be intermittent lane closures.

As part of the construction of the Galaxie Avenue and 140th Street intersection improvements, the traffic signal system will go into a 4 flash as necessary during off-peak hours. 

Stage 1 work completed Friday, September 14th which included the re...

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