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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Monthly Liquor Store Specials for June

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Apple Valley Liquor Monthly Liquor Store Specials for June

See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Notice of Sale of Unclaimed Vehicles

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The City of Apple Valley has for sale, to the highest bidder, the following unclaimed vehicles and any contents thereof. Bids will be accepted until 10 days from the date of posting or later if vehicle is not sold or otherwise disposed.

NOTICE IS HEREBY GIVEN that, pursuant to Minnesota Statutes, Chapter 168B, and Apple Valley City Code, Chapter 90.06, the City of Apple Valley has for sale, to the highest bidder, the following unclaimed vehicles and any contents thereof. Any interested p...

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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: June 14, 2021

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: June 7, 2021

Follow these tips for success and compliance with your next garage sale!

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Garage sales are a great way to get rid of extra and unneeded belongings while bringing in some extra cash. Here are a few tips, and helpful ordinances to remember when hosting your next garage sale.

The City of recommends safe practices in consideration of Covid-19 while hosting a garage sale, but no local regulations currently prohibit such activity.  Observance of and adherence to city ordinance requirements should still be made as outline...

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Posted on: May 31, 2021

Learn more about Apple Valley’s grass and weed standards!

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Undesirable to many, dandelions are not a weed by ordinance and do not constitute a violation unless taller than 8”. City ordinance prohibits state listed noxious weeds, and grass and rank vegetation in excess of 8” (inches) in height.

Noxious weeds in Minnesota have been found to be injurious to public health, the environment, public roads, crops, livestock, or other property. The purpose of the Minnesota Noxious Weed Law is to protect residents of the state from the injurious effects ...

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Posted on: May 24, 2021

Help ensure pool safety within our community!

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Backyard pools are a great way to find relief from the summer heat, but they can also pose a safety hazard when access is not properly restricted. Perimeter barriers must be in place and maintained to restrict unintended access to the pool.

In-ground pools and pools less than 4 feet in height must be surrounded by an approved barrier such as a security fence, freestanding or building wall. The barrier must be a minimum of 4 feet in height above grade measured on the exterior facing side. Abo...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Extend the life and improve the appearance of exterior wood surfaces around your property!

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Spring and summer are a great time to complete home improvement projects around the house. Protecting exterior wood surfaces like decks or fences from the elements such as wind, rain, and sun increases their longevity and can look great!

All exterior wood surfaces should be protected from the wind, rain, and sun by means of a protective covering or treatment such as paint, stain, or wood sealer. Homeowners should plan for reapplication of treatment to wood surfaces when color and surface ...

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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 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: May 7, 2021

CPSC announces recall on smoke and CO alarms

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A smoke and carbon monoxide alarm maker has issued a recall for several of its models produced between May 2019 through September 2020 for failure to alert when there's a fire.

Smoke alarms expire and must be replaced every 10 years, to ensure you and your family will be alerted to a fire. Products of all brands meet high safety and performance standards, but occasionally there are malfunctions. If you have replaced your alarms ...

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Posted on: June 8, 2021

Kelley Park Concert Series to Begin June 18th

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The concert series will resume on June 18th.

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Posted on: June 1, 2021

Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - 2021 Season

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Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - shows begin June 14, 2021

Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - shows begin June 14, 2021.  Join us for a FREE, fun-filled Puppet Show this summer.  The Puppet Wagon makes 24 stops in various Apple Valley parks weekly and new shows are performed every week.  Kids ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Watchdog Walker event on June 22, 2021

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Apple Valley Police to host annual Watchdog Walker event on June 22, 2021

As the weather turns nicer out we see people coming outside after a long, cold winter.  Being outside and getting exercise is good for the soul and helps us push through the tough times.  There are dozens, if not hundreds, of dog walkers...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Casting with the Cops Youth Fishing Event, June 30th at 6:00 pm

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Calling all fishermen or anyone who’s interested in casting a line with Apple Valley Police officers.

The Apple Valley Police are sponsoring a youth fishing event as part of the City’s Freedom Days celebration this year.  On June 30, 6-8 pm at the Cobblestone Lake Fishing Pier, officers and volunteers from the MN Valley In-Fisherman’s Club will b...

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Posted on: May 26, 2021

Mosquito Control activity happening in Apple Valley

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Metropolitan Mosquito Control District trucks, helicopters, and staff will be out in neighborhoods and parks this summer working to reduce mosquito-borne disease and annoyance.

Summer weather in Minnesota means we are starting to see an increase in mosquitoes and the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District (MMCD) will be out conducting surveillance and treatment activities to reduce the risk of disease and annoyance in an environ...

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Posted on: May 12, 2021

FCC Opens Emergency Broadband Benefit Program

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The Emergency Broadband Benefit is an FCC program to help households struggling to pay for internet service during the pandemic.

The Emergency Broadband Benefit will provide a discount of up to $50 per month towards broadband service for eligible households and up to $75 per month for households on Tribal lands. Eligible households can also receive a one-time discount of up to $100...

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Posted on: May 7, 2021

CPSC announces recall on smoke and CO alarms

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A smoke and carbon monoxide alarm maker has issued a recall for several of its models produced between May 2019 through September 2020 for failure to alert when there's a fire.

Smoke alarms expire and must be replaced every 10 years, to ensure you and your family will be alerted to a fire. Products of all brands meet high safety and performance standards, but occasionally there are malfunctions. If you have replaced your alarms ...

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Posted on: April 26, 2021

RentHelpMN is Now Open for Applications

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RentHelpMN makes it possible for eligible renters to get caught up on overdue rent and utilities dating back to March 13, 2020. It also makes provisions for those at risk of falling behind on rent payments due to the COVID-19 pandemic.

Eviction Prevention Assistance

Help is now available for past due rent and utilities through RentHelpMN.org.  Please note that RentHelpMN is in Phase One, in which people with past due rent who meet eligibility requirements are invited to apply.

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Posted on: May 18, 2021

Fall Clean-up Day Expected to Resume in 2021

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The City expects to resume holding a Fall Clean-up Day in 2021, after a cancellation in 2020.

The City has received a number of inquiries about the Clean-up Day.  Apple Valley has traditionally held a Fall Clean-up Day, usually around the last weekend of September or first weekend of October.  Apple Valley has not held a Spring C...

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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 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: April 26, 2021

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect Saturday, May 1

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A reminder 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: 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: May 26, 2021

Mosquito Control activity happening in Apple Valley

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Metropolitan Mosquito Control District trucks, helicopters, and staff will be out in neighborhoods and parks this summer working to reduce mosquito-borne disease and annoyance.

Summer weather in Minnesota means we are starting to see an increase in mosquitoes and the Metropolitan Mosquito Control District (MMCD) will be out conducting surveillance and treatment activities to reduce the risk of disease and annoyance in an environ...

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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: May 25, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 50 Regulating Licensed Solid Waste Haulers

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Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 50 Regulating Licensed Solid Waste Haulers

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 50 Regulating Licensed Solid Waste Haulers

Summary:  Chapter 50 of the City Code, regulating solid waste, is amended to delete provisions requiring a licensed hauler to submit certain reports to the City; and is amended...

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Posted on: May 25, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 115 Regulating Tobacco Products

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Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 115 Regulating Tobacco Products

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 115 Regulating Tobacco Products

Summary:  Chapter 115 of the City Code, regulating tobacco, tobacco products, and tobacco related devises, is amended in order to eliminate penalties for purchase, use, and possession vio...

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Posted on: May 19, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Cider Ridge Marketplace

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Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Cider Ridge Marketplace

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Cider Ridge Marketplace

Summary:  This draft planned development ordinance is a proposed PD Amendment for the Cider Ridge Marketplace development on the northeast corner of Cedar Ave and 1...

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Posted on: May 14, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Applewood Pointe

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Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Applewood Pointe

Ordinance Proposal: Chapter 155 Adding Planned Development Applewood Pointe

Summary:  This draft planned development ordinance pertains to 10.9 acres of property located at the northeast corner of Pilot Knob Road and McAndrews Road.  The ...

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Posted on: May 3, 2021

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapters 114, 118, 154, 155, 71, 94, & 96 special events & mobile food

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Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapters 114, 118, 154, 155, 71, 94, & 96 regulating special events and mobile food units

Ordinance Proposal: Amending Chapters 114, 118, 154, 155, 71, 94, & 96 regulating special events and mobile food units

Summary:  The City has drafted an ordinance that creates provisions to regulate special events and mobile food units within ...

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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: June 1, 2021

Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - 2021 Season

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Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - shows begin June 14, 2021

Apple Valley Puppet Wagon - shows begin June 14, 2021.  Join us for a FREE, fun-filled Puppet Show this summer.  The Puppet Wagon makes 24 stops in various Apple Valley parks weekly and new shows are performed every week.  Kids ...

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Posted on: May 20, 2021

Watchdog Walker event on June 22, 2021

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Apple Valley Police to host annual Watchdog Walker event on June 22, 2021

As the weather turns nicer out we see people coming outside after a long, cold winter.  Being outside and getting exercise is good for the soul and helps us push through the tough times.  There are dozens, if not hundreds, of dog walkers...

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Posted on: May 27, 2021

Casting with the Cops Youth Fishing Event, June 30th at 6:00 pm

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Calling all fishermen or anyone who’s interested in casting a line with Apple Valley Police officers.

The Apple Valley Police are sponsoring a youth fishing event as part of the City’s Freedom Days celebration this year.  On June 30, 6-8 pm at the Cobblestone Lake Fishing Pier, officers and volunteers from the MN Valley In-Fisherman’s Club will b...

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Posted on: June 17, 2021

Night to Unite, Tuesday, August 3, 2021

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Get ready for Night to Unite 2021 on Tuesday, August 3, 2021!

We’re back and excited to get out into the public and talk to Apple Valley folks again!  Get your neighbors together for a night out with police and fire on Tuesday, August 3.  Register your party now and take the coming weeks to plan yo...

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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: April 29, 2021

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect Saturday, May 1

Lawn Water Sprinkler spraying water

A reminder 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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