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Posted on: April 1, 2021

Monthly Liquor Store Specials For April

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Apple Valley Liquor Monthly Liquor Store Specials for April

See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

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Posted on: April 9, 2021

Sale of Unclaimed Personal Property and Surplus City Property

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The City of Apple Valley has contracted with Surplus Liquidation Auctions, LLC, (SLA), to conduct a public sale of unclaimed personal property and surplus City property. Items will be posted on K-BID’s website beginning April 23, 2021.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that the City of Apple Valley has contracted with Surplus Liquidation Auctions, LLC, (SLA) a vendor of K-BID Online Auction, to conduct a public sale of unclaimed personal property and surplus City property.  Items will be ...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Links to virtual meeting participation will be posted here three days before the meeting.

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Learn more about how to participate in a virtual City meeting

As part of the Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to restrict in-person attendance to maintain social distancing, the City is using electronic means to supplement in-person meetings.

A virtual meeting link will be provided us...

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Posted on: April 5, 2021

Driveway maintenance and improvements can increase curb appeal and value to your property!

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Cold weather climates can wreak havoc on driveways, sidewalks, patios, and other property features. Curb appeal to your home can increase the value of your property. Consider making improvements to driveways and other outdoor areas around your property.

Not only can such improvements increase curb appeal and value, but they can make properties safer and more pleasant to use. City ordinance also calls for maintenance of driveways and outdoor property areas to be maintained free from deteriorated and hazar...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Reminder that Dakota County is Included in MN DNR Deer Feeding Ban

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Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after finding deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease were foun...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Find help for yourself, friends, or loved ones in need of help with basic household chores!

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Home ownership and maintenance can become difficult for aging individuals. Do you know someone, or are you yourself in need of assistance completing routine household chores such as yard work and various home cleaning and maintenance tasks?

DARTS, a community based non-profit organization, offers a wide range of indoor and outdoor chore services to aging individuals in need of such assistance. The program is intended to help connect individuals with resources and services that will improve t...

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Posted on: March 22, 2021

Spring cleaning tips for a vibrant, healthy, and attractive Community!

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While spring cleaning this year, please consider these tips that will help you make your yard a more pleasant place to enjoy the warm weather this summer.

Residents of Apple Valley and Dakota County have numerous options available for disposal of yard waste and unwanted household items. Yard waste can be disposed of by transporting the material to numerous yard waste collection sites located in Dakota Count...

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Posted on: March 15, 2021

Lighting arrangements that work for you and your neighbors!

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Strategically placed lighting can be effective in creating safe and pleasant environments around your home and property. When installing and arranging lighting, property owners should be mindful of potentially adverse effects on neighboring properties.

Thoughtful and considerate design of outdoor lighting can minimize impacts of lighting on neighboring parcels and roadways. Using discretion in determining the location, height, size and type of fixtures may also help reduce impact of lighting on the surr...

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Posted on: March 12, 2021

Dakota County CDA Public Comment Period

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The City receives federal Community Block Grant Program (CDBG) funding, which is administered by the CDA. These are proposed CDBG activities for the upcoming fiscal year for Apple Valley, Dakota County and other communities and townships in the county.

NOTICE TO ANNOUNCE START OF PUBLIC COMMENT PERIOD

This notice is to announce the beginning of a minimum thirty-day (30) public comment and review period of Dakota County Community Development Agency’s (CDA) draft of the Dakota County Consortium&a...

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

State Launches Vaccine Connector

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Who can get the vaccine now from Dakota County Public Health

Recently, Dakota County Public Health began moving into Phase 1B. Phases are different depending on your county/community. Dakota County is now opening vaccination appointments to pre-K through g...

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Reminder that Dakota County is Included in MN DNR Deer Feeding Ban

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Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after finding deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease were foun...

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Posted on: March 26, 2021

Applications to serve on the Planning Commission now being accepted

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A vacancy currently exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Planning Commission. Persons interested in submitting their names for consideration must file an application with the City Clerk by 4:30 p.m., Friday, April 30, 2021.

ANNOUNCEMENT OF PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCY

A vacancy currently exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Planning Commission with a three-year term expiring March 1, 2024.  The seven-member Planning Commission is a standing committee with the full pow...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Spring Load Restrictions in effect on March 4, 2021

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The City of Apple Valley follows Minnesota State Statute 169.87 regarding seasonal limits.

Posted streets within the City are identified on the spring load restriction map. For more information visit MnDOT Seasonal Road Limits or Dakota County Spring Load Restrictions

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Posted on: February 24, 2021

State Launches Vaccine Connector

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The state recently launched the Vaccine Connector. Any Minnesotan, age 18 and older, can sign up for to be notified of when and where vaccine is available for them

The state recently launched the Vaccine Connector. Any Minnesotan, age 18 and older, can sign up for to be notified of when and where vaccine is available for them. If you have questions about the form or need language assistance, please call the Minnesot...

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Posted on: January 7, 2021

Links to virtual meeting participation will be posted here three days before the meeting.

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Learn more about how to participate in a virtual City meeting

As part of the Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic and the need to restrict in-person attendance to maintain social distancing, the City is using electronic means to supplement in-person meetings.

A virtual meeting link will be provided us...

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Posted on: March 10, 2021

Link to the Watersmart Portal to Monitor Your Water Usage

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Pay bills on-line, monitor water usage, get notifications if a possible leak is detected and more

The Watersmart web page can help you better manage your water usage and understand when and how you are using large volumes of water.  Create a login account and learn more.

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Posted on: March 10, 2021

State Launches Vaccine Connector

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The state recently launched the Vaccine Connector. Any Minnesotan, age 18 and older, can sign up for to be notified of when and where vaccine is available for them

The state recently launched the Vaccine Connector. Any Minnesotan, age 18 and older, can sign up for to be notified of when and where vaccine is available for them. If you have questions about the form or need language assistance, please call the Minnesot...

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Reminder that Dakota County is Included in MN DNR Deer Feeding Ban

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Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after finding deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease were foun...

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Posted on: February 1, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155.246 Regarding Retail Sales within Institutional District

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155.246 Regarding Retail Sales within Institutional District

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155.246 Regarding Retail Sales within Institutional District

Summary:  The purpose of the institutional zone is for public and quasi-public uses, such as parks, schools, and municipal buildings. The proposed or...

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Posted on: December 22, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article 11 Regulating PD 144 Zone 5

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article 11 Regulating PD 144 Zone 5

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F Article 11 Regulating PD 144 Zone 5

Summary: Permitted uses modified (D)   Zone 5.  Within this zone, no structure or land shall be used, except for one or more of the following uses or ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 50 Solid Waste

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 50 Solid Waste

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 50 Solid Waste

Summary: The attached ordinance updates Chapter 50 of the City Code Concerning Garbage and Recycling Collection.  The update is required by Dakota County to ensure the City requirements meet the ...

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Posted on: November 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 to Add Low Density Flex Residential Zoning District

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 to Add Low Density Flex Residential Zoning District

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 to Add Low Density Flex Residential Zoning District

Summary: The City of Apple Valley is proposing to amend the City's zoning chapter to add the "LDF" (Low Density Flex) residential zoning distric...

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Posted on: October 8, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155, App. F., Article 33

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155, Appendix F, Article 33, PD 856

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155, Appendix F, Article 33, PD 856

Summary: The proposed amendments identifies the permitted, conditional, and accessory uses; area requirements and performance standards in Zone 3 of Planned Development No. 8...

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Posted on: April 29, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 130, Section 130.08

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 130, Section 130.08

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 130, Section 130.08

Summary:  This amendment changes the restrictions on sexual offender residence locations.

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

Summary:  This amendment changes the boundaries of the zoning districts established by City Code Section 155.006.  The impacted properties are located on the northwest...

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 50 Garbage and Refuse Storage and Collection

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 50 Garbage and Refuse Storage and Collection

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 50 Garbage and Refuse Storage and Collection

Summary:  This amendment adds a category of flexible or compact dumpster.


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Posted on: March 17, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 130 General Offenses

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 130 General Offenses

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 130 General Offenses

Summary:  Section 130.08 pertains to sexual offender residence location restrictions.


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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regulating Outdoor Promotions and Events

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regulating Outdoor Promotions and Events

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 155 Regulating Outdoor Promotions and Events

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Regulating Temporary Special Events and Promotional Signs

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Regulating Temporary Special Events and Promotional Signs

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 154 Regulating Temporary Special Events and Promotional Signs

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special E...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 118 Regulating Vending Carts

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 118 Regulating Vending Carts

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 118 Regulating Vending Carts

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile Food Units to o...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regulating Transient Merchants

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regulating Transient Merchants

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regulating Transient Merchants

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile Food Unit...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 96 Regulating Right of Way

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 96 Regulating Right of Way

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 96 Regulating Right of Way

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile Food Units to ope...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 94 Regulating Right of Way

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 94 Regulating Right of Way

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 94 Regulating Right of Way

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile Food Units to ope...

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Posted on: March 12, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 71 Regulating Off-Street Parking

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 71 Regulating Off-Street Parking

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 71 Regulating Off-Street Parking

Summary:  The following proposed ordinance amendment is part of a group of amendments creating provisions in the City code to allow for large Special Events, and Mobile Food Units ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Zoning Map Established by Section 155.006

Summary:  This amendment changes the boundaries of the zoning districts established by City Code Section 155.006.  The impacted properties are located on the southwest...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F, Article 31 Regulating Standards for PD No. 739

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F, Article 31 Regulating Standards for PD No. 739

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapter 155 Appendix F, Article 31 Regulating Standards for PD No. 739

Summary:  This amendment changes building setbacks to a planned development along 153rd Street and Founders Lane.

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Posted on: March 29, 2021

Reminder that Dakota County is Included in MN DNR Deer Feeding Ban

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Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after finding deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease.

Feeding and attractant bans are in place across the state to prevent concentrations of wild deer in areas with a higher risk for disease. These bans are precautionary steps the DNR took after deer that tested positive for chronic wasting disease were foun...

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Posted on: December 8, 2020

Fingerprinting Service Unavailable at this Time Due to COVID Emergency

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Due to COVID operational changes, this service has been temporarily suspended.

Fingerprinting services are temporarily unavailable at this time due to operational changes from the COVID emergency.

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Posted on: April 8, 2021

Eagle Brook Church/Menard - 14960 Florence Trl

Planning Commission meeting, Wednesday, April 21, 2021, 7:00 pm to consider proposed amendments to the Apple Valley Comprehensive Plan Land Map and Planned Development No. 646 relating to designation 13.86-acre property from "C" (Commercial) to ...

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Posted on: March 2, 2021

Spring Load Restrictions in effect on March 4, 2021

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The City of Apple Valley follows Minnesota State Statute 169.87 regarding seasonal limits.

Posted streets within the City are identified on the spring load restriction map. For more information visit MnDOT Seasonal Road Limits or Dakota County Spring Load Restrictions

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