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7100 147th St. W.
Apple Valley, MN 55124
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Apple Valley Liquor

2 Stories
Posted on: March 24, 2017

Apple Valley Liquor Spring Wine Sale

See our Spring Wine Sale specials Sales Flyer

Posted on: March 1, 2017

Monthly Liquor Store Specials for March

See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer


City Council Videos

12 Stories
Posted on: September 8, 2016

City Council Videos

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 PageRead on...

Code Enforcement

4 Stories
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Ways to help fund your next home improvement project!

Do you have urgent overdue home improvement projects, but limited funds to complete the work?  As a homeowner in Apple Valley and Dakota County you may be eligible for low interest home improvement loans through the County’s Home Improv...

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Posted on: March 13, 2017

Lighting Arrangements that Work for you and your Neighbor!

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 prop...

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Posted on: March 6, 2017

Prevent adverse water run off this spring!

Please be aware of potentially adverse effects of drainage at your property this spring. 

There are a few simple measures everyone can take to ensure that your property and your neighboring properties are not at risk for poor drainage. Water should b...

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Posted on: February 27, 2017

Responding to Water Damage & Mold Remediation!

If you or someone you know has experienced significant water damage to the interior of your home here are some recommendations for ensuring your home is adequately restored to a safe and habitable condition.

Any significant water damage event in the home s...

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Community Development

1 Story
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Public Comment Period for CDA 2017 Annual Action Plan

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’s 2017 Annual Action Plan. The purpose o...

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EDA Videos

7 Stories
Posted on: March 24, 2017

March 23, 2017 EDA Video

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Posted on: January 27, 2017

January 26, 2017 EDA Video

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Posted on: December 9, 2016

December 8, 2016 EDA Video

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Posted on: October 28, 2016

October 27, 2016 EDA Video

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Posted on: September 23, 2016

September 22, 2016 EDA Video

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Posted on: July 29, 2016

July 28, 2016 EDA Video

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Posted on: May 27, 2016

May 26, 2016 EDA Video

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Fire Department

1 Story
Posted on: February 13, 2017

February Episode of In the Line of Duty

The February episode of the In the Line of Duty program is now available on the website. Link to Video

Home Page

4 Stories
Posted on: March 17, 2017

Dakota County Revising Solid Waste Master Plan

Dakota County is revising its Solid Waste Master Plan to properly manage trash, recyclables, food waste, and hazardous materials. This efforts affects all residents of Dakota County, including Apple Valley residents. Over 500 County residents and business...Read on...

Posted on: March 2, 2017

Public Comment Period for CDA 2017 Annual Action Plan

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’s 2017 Annual Action Plan. The purpose o...

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Additional Info...
Posted on: February 27, 2017

Thinking Spring? Annual Tree and Shrub Sale – Going On Now

Residents can purchase up to 3 trees and 8 shrubs per property at wholesale prices. The City encourages planting a diversity of species due to Emerald Ash Borer and other future pests or diseases. Trees and shrubs are pre-ordered and available for pick up...Read on...

Tree and Shrub Sale Order form
Posted on: February 15, 2017

Spring Load Restrictions Now In Place

Spring load restrictions began February 17, 2017. 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 see ...Read on...


Natural Resources

9 Stories
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Accepting Input on SWPPP

We Want to Hear From You
The City will be accepting input from the public on its SWPPP per the requirements of its permit.  Use this email to provide comment on the Apple Valley Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program from March 8, 2017, through May ...Read on...

Posted on: February 16, 2017

Read About Some of the New Varieties of Trees and Shrubs on Offer for This Year’s Tree & Shrub Sale

We’re changing things up.  In an effort to increase canopy diversity for disease and climate resilience, we’re embarking on a program of periodically changing the tree and shrub varieties we will be offering.  While w...

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More About Apple Valley's Forestry Program...
Posted on: March 8, 2017

The Home and Garden Expo is One of Many Opportunities to Comment on the City's Stormwater Plan

The City of Apple Valley will be accepting comments on its Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program (SWPPP) through May 1st. A copy will be available for viewing and comments at the City of Apple Valley Natural Resources Booth at the Home and Garden Expo o...Read on...

More About SWPPP Review Opportunities...
Posted on: March 1, 2017

Troubleshooting Tips for Construction Site Entrances and Trackout Controls

Required temporary construction entrances that act as trackout controls to reduce mud and other debris carried onto streets from equipment tires can present maintenance challenges, especially in the spring when the frost begins to come out of the ground. ...

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Posted on: March 15, 2017

Did You Know that Certain Types of Tree Removal Projects Require a Permit from the City?

A Natural Resources Management Permit (NRMP) is required if you will be removing 10% or more of the significant trees on your property.  What is a significant tree?  A significant tree is a healthy, nonhazardous tree that is six inches o...

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Learn More About the NRMP Here…
Posted on: January 25, 2017

Alimagnet Lake Aerator is On for the Season - Watch for Areas of Thin Ice and Open Water

Aerators create an area of open water and thin ice on lakes.  Ice thickness can be very unpredictable and lots of variation exists on local lakes.  Always use caution when deciding to walk or otherwise travel on the ice.Read on...

More About Winter Lake Aeration...
Posted on: January 20, 2017

Beware of Thin Ice and Open Water: Farquar Lake Aerator is On for the Season

Aerators create an area of open water and thin ice on lakes.  Ice thickness can be very unpredictable and lots of variation exists on local lakes.  Always use caution when deciding to walk or otherwise travel on the ice.Read on...

More About Winter Lake Aeration...
Posted on: February 27, 2017

Thinking Spring? Annual Tree and Shrub Sale – Begins Feb 27!

Residents can purchase up to 3 trees and 8 shrubs per property at wholesale prices. The City encourages planting a diversity of species due to Emerald Ash Borer and other future pests or diseases. Trees and shrubs are pre-ordered and available for pick up...Read on...

Tree and Shrub Sale Order form
Posted on: January 11, 2017

Free Gardening Workshops

Landscaping for Clean Water workshops are being offered by Dakota County Soil and Water Conservation District this winter and spring.  The free Introductory Workshop provides an overview of water quality challenges in Dakota County and how native...

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Planning Commission Videos

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Police Department

4 Stories
Posted on: March 23, 2017

New Police Officer Takes Oath of Office

Police Officer Kailie Hinkle took the oath of office and ceremonially received her service badge at the Council meeting of March 30. On October 26, 2016, Officer Kailie Hinkle joined the Apple Valley Police Department as a police officer. She completed t...Read on...
Posted on: March 8, 2017

Amended City Code 130.08 - Sexual Offender Residence Location Restriction

The City Code states it is unlawful for any designated offender to live within 1500 feet of a school (pre K - Grade 12), public park or playground, public place of worship with regular educational programs (Sunday school), licensed child care center (excl...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Be Aware of the "Can You Hear Me?" Phone Scam

It’s being called the “Can you hear me?” scam and here’s how it works: You get a call from someone who almost immediately asks “Can you hear me?” Their goal is to get you to answer “Ye...Read on...

Posted on: February 13, 2017

February Episode of In the Line of Duty

The February episode of the In the Line of Duty program is now available on the website. Link to Video

Public Works

2 Stories
Posted on: March 6, 2017

Accepting Input on SWPPP

We Want to Hear From You
The City will be accepting input from the public on its SWPPP per the requirements of its permit.  Use this email to provide comment on the Apple Valley Stormwater Pollution Prevention Program from March 8, 2017, through May ...Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Spring Load Restrictions Begin February 17th

Spring load restrictions will begin February 17, 2017. 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...Read on...