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Posted on: October 1, 2020

Monthly Liquor Store Specials for October

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See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

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Posted on: October 26, 2020

Eliminate outdoor storage and reduce accumulation for a cleaner, safer, and more pleasant property!

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Outdoor storage and accumulation of materials, equipment, and other miscellaneous items on private property is undesirable for a number of reasons. In addition to being undesirable such conditions are not consistent with City ordinance requirements.

Outdoor storage and accumulation of materials and equipment can detract from the visual appearance of properties in neighborhoods.  Accumulation of materials and equipment can pose a fire hazard and can attract many types of common rodents and ot...

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Posted on: October 19, 2020

Operating a business from your home? Find out what is allowed and what is prohibited.

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In order to preserve the character of residential neighborhoods home occupations are generally prohibited in residential districts, with exception to daycare, state licensed facilities, minor repair and professional services, and photo and art studios.

Home occupations/businesses are allowed under the following circumstances. Activity associated with the business occurs entirely within the principal structure, is not visible from the street, there are no prohibited signs are displayed, and the business ...

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Posted on: October 13, 2020

Do your part in keeping the right of way safe and accommodating to ordinary use!

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Obstructions, of various forms, in the public right of way are becoming more commonplace. Please remember, though, that the right of way is intended for public use and obstructions should be removed to accommodate ordinary use.

Right of way areas, or the area in which public streets and sidewalks are located, are found along the front portion of all properties, as well as along the side and rear of some corner properties and properties located in courts. Right of way areas typic...

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Posted on: October 5, 2020

Appropriate disposal of yard waste keeps neighbors happy and you in compliance!

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It’s that time of year again for many to be in the yard raking, collecting, and disposing of leaves. How can yard waste material be disposed of properly? Trash haulers do collect yard waste at the curb, but other disposal options are available!

The City cannot require property owners to rake up leaves that have fallen, but if leaves are raked and accumulated they must be disposed of properly.   There are several ways residents can properly dispose of yard waste from their property. &...

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

MN Dept of Health to Survey for COVID-19 in Neighborhoods

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information Resources

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

Early Voting Hours at the Municipal Center

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Early voting is available at the Apple Valley Municipal Center through Monday November 2nd.

Early voting will continue at the Municipal Center, located at 7100 147th Street W., from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through Friday, October 30; from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 31; and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on the Monday, November 2.

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Apple Valley Chamber Candidate Forum Videos Available for Viewing

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To help voters become better informed, the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a forum featuring the local candidates for state, county and city races. The video can be viewed on the City's cable channel or accessed on demand on YouTube.

With the 2020 General Election coming up on November 3, 2020, voters are busy preparing to cast their ballots.  To help voters become better informed, the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a forum featuring the local candidates for...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Ballot Dropbox Available at Apple Valley Municipal Center

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For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.

For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.  Municipal Center business hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Elections Information

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With the 2020 General Election approaching, make sure you have the information you need to vote.

Get information on how to register to vote, how to vote by absentee ballot, how to early vote, voting precinct locations, candidates who have filed for local office and much more.

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Fire Explorer Program Starting Nov 1st

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The 2020-2021 Fire Explorer season begins next Sunday, November 1, 2020. The kick-off meeting runs from 12:30-2:30 p.m. at Fire Station 2 located at Galaxie Avenue and 140th St W.

This is a great free program for youth who are graduates of 8th grade and between the ages of 14-20 who have an interest in the fire service and volunteering in their community!

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Posted on: October 29, 2020

Early Voting Hours at the Municipal Center

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Early voting is available at the Apple Valley Municipal Center through Monday November 2nd.

Early voting will continue at the Municipal Center, located at 7100 147th Street W., from 8:00 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. through Friday, October 30; from 10:00 a.m. to 3:00 p.m. on Saturday, October 31; and from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. on the Monday, November 2.

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Posted on: October 23, 2020

Apple Valley Chamber Candidate Forum Videos Available for Viewing

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To help voters become better informed, the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a forum featuring the local candidates for state, county and city races. The video can be viewed on the City's cable channel or accessed on demand on YouTube.

With the 2020 General Election coming up on November 3, 2020, voters are busy preparing to cast their ballots.  To help voters become better informed, the Apple Valley Chamber of Commerce recently hosted a forum featuring the local candidates for...

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Ballot Dropbox Available at Apple Valley Municipal Center

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For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.

For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.  Municipal Center business hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

MN Dept of Health to Survey for COVID-19 in Neighborhoods

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Examiners from the MDH and the CDC will be out in neighborhoods throughout Minnesota engaging households regarding COVID-19 testing. These households are randomly selected so examiners will be out knocking on doors.

Examiners from the MDH and the CDC will be out in neighborhoods throughout Minnesota engaging households regarding COVID-19 testing. These households are randomly selected so examiners will be out knocking on doors.  The MN Dept of Public Safety ...

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Posted on: October 12, 2020

Announcement of Vacancy on the Planning Commission

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A vacancy exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Planning Commission for a three-year term. Persons interested in submitting for consideration must file an application with the City Clerk by 4:30 p.m., on Monday, November 30, 2020.

A vacancy currently exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Planning Commission for a three-year term expiring March 1, 2021.   The seven-member Planning Commission is a standing committee with the full power and responsibility to investig...

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Posted on: September 14, 2020

Announcement of Vacancy on the Telecommunications Advisory Committee

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A vacancy exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Telecommunications Advisory Committee for a three-year term. Persons interested in submitting for consideration must file an application with the City Clerk by 4:30 p.m., on Friday, October 30, 2020.

A vacancy currently exists on the City of Apple Valley’s Telecommunications Advisory Committee for a three-year term expiring March 1, 2023.  The five-member Telecommunications Advisory Committee is a standing committee with the respons...

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information Resources

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Posted on: September 29, 2020

Ballot Dropbox Available at Apple Valley Municipal Center

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For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.

For your safety and convenience, there is an official ballot dropbox just inside the doors at the Municipal Center.  Municipal Center business hours are 8:00 am to 4:30 pm Monday through Friday.

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Posted on: September 18, 2020

Elections Information

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With the 2020 General Election approaching, make sure you have the information you need to vote.

Get information on how to register to vote, how to vote by absentee ballot, how to early vote, voting precinct locations, candidates who have filed for local office and much more.

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Resources

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View the City's information resources regarding the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

View the City’s information resources regarding the response to the COVID-19 pandemic.

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

Electric Vehicle Charging Station at Municipal Center

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An electric vehicle charging station has been installed at the Apple Valley Municipal Center.

An electric vehicle charging station has been installed at the Apple Valley Municipal Center.  The station is located on the north side of the parking lot adjacent to the sidewalk.

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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: December 9, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section 95.03 Regarding Alcohol at Valleywood Golf Course

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section 95.03 Regarding Alcohol at Valleywood Golf Course

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section 95.03 Regarding Alcohol at Valleywood Golf Course

Summary:  This amendment clarifies that persons consuming alcoholic beverages on the golf course property must purchase alcoholic beverages from the golf course...

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Posted on: November 22, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section A37 Providing Signage to Retailers Over 150,000 Square Feet

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section A37 Providing Signage to Retailers Over 150,000 Square Feet

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Section A37 Providing Signage to Retailers Over 150,000 Square Feet

Summary: This amendment regulates additional signage for retailers over 150,000 square feet.



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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors Regulations

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors Regulations

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 114 Regarding Peddlers and Solicitors Regulations

Summary: This amendment modifies the regulations for peddlers and solicitors, including the deletion of Section 114.07 in its entirety..

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Posted on: October 11, 2019

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Sect. 155.333 Regarding Building Encroachment Exemptions

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Sect. 155.333 Regarding Building Encroachment Exemptions

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Sect. 155.333 Regarding Building Encroachment Exemptions

Summary: This is a house-keeping amendment is to correct a codification error relative to adoption of previous ordinance language. This amendment is not to change substan...

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Posted on: August 23, 2019

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

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

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chpt 123 Regulating Business and Massage 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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