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Posted on: November 2, 2020

Monthly Liquor Store Specials for November

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See our sales specials for Wine, Liquor, and Beer

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Posted on: November 25, 2020

Link to 12/03/2020 Apple Valley, Farmington, Rosemount Cable Commission Meeting

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Due to the COVID-19 emergency, the Cable Commission is currently holding its meetings remotely.  Please use the link below to register to participate in the virtual meeting.  There are specific times during the meeting where the public m...

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Posted on: November 30, 2020

Properly maintain tree limbs to ensure healthy, safe, and beautiful trees!

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City ordinances provide minimum standards for trees that property owners should follow to ensure beautiful, safe, and healthy trees. Here is an overview and some additional information that will be helpful for you in maintaining your trees.

Winter and late winter while trees are dormant can be an ideal time to remove broken tree limbs and routine pruning. Trees near streets, sidewalks and trails should be trimmed so as to not affect use of these right of way areas. Limbs overhanging sidewalk...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Stay safe this holiday season by observing these safety tips in and around your home!

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There is no better time of year than the holidays to ensure that all safety features in your home are in good condition and working properly! Safety features can include smoke detectors, cover plates for all outlets and light switches, and even windows.

Safety features may include smoke and carbon monoxide detectors. Smoke detectors should be located on each level of the home and in each bedroom. Carbon monoxide detectors should be located within 10 feet of each bedroom. All smoke and carbon monoxide det...

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Posted on: November 16, 2020

Assess & protect your home from the second leading cause of lung cancer – Radon!

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Are you aware of the health risks associated with elevated Radon levels in your home? Minnesota has high radon levels; amplified by geology and climate. Radon is the leading cause for lung cancer in non-smokers. Consider testing & protecting your home!

According the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) Minnesota experiences radon levels three times higher than the rest of the US on average. Radon is a colorless, odorless gas emitted from ground soil, which enters our homes through the foundations. Addit...

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Posted on: November 9, 2020

Protect your home from disastrous and costly freeze damage this winter!

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Prevent freeze damage at your property and in your neighborhood this winter. Consider shutting your water off while you're away.

If you plan to leave your home on vacation for an extended period of time this winter, you might want to consider shutting the water off (at the meter) in case the heat goes out while you’re away.  This simple act will minimize the amou...

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Posted on: November 2, 2020

Reduce neglected property maintenance items by reporting vacant properties in your Neighborhood!

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Please report vacant properties in your neighborhood to Code Enforcement staff. An improved housing market means fewer vacant homes, but knowledge of vacant homes in our community remains helpful to city staff in preserving the City’s neighborhoods!

Vacant properties in cold weather climates should be adequately protected to prevent freeze damage over winter months. Freeze damage and lack of proper maintenance at vacant properties can cause thousands of dollars of damage and deterioration to properti...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Parks and Rec Programs Closed Due to Executive Order 20-99 Announcement

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Governor Walz has issued Executive Order 20-99 aimed at curbing the spike in community spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota.   

 Included in the order is a pause on all youth and adult sports programing, the temporary closure of recre...

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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.  The MN Dept of Public Safety ...

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Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information Resources

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Link to 12/02/2020 Regular Planning Commission Meeting

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The City is currently using electronic means instead of in-person meetings. Here's how you can continue to view or participate in meetings.

As part of the Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City is using electronic means instead of in-person meetings.

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Multifamily properties in Apple Valley to apply for FREE recycling resources

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Properties are eligible to receive recycling bins, labels, tote bags, education, and more on a first-come first-served basis, through the Dakota County Multifamily Recycling Program—all for free!

DVR and Dakota County invite multifamily properties in Apple Valley to apply for FREE recycling resources. Properties are eligible to receive recycling bins, labels, tote bags, education, and more on a first-come first-served basis, through the Dakota Cou...

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Parks and Rec Programs Closed Due to Executive Order 20-99 Announcement

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Governor Walz has issued Executive Order 20-99.

Governor Walz has issued Executive Order 20-99 aimed at curbing the spike in community spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota.   

 Included in the order is a pause on all youth and adult sports programing, the temporary closure of recre...

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Posted on: November 6, 2020

County Rental Housing Property Owner COVID Assistance Funds

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To help cover costs of unpaid rent and/or fees, Dakota County rental property owners can apply for housing assistance funds on behalf of tenants financially impacted by COVID-19.

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To help cover costs of unpaid rent and/or fees, Dakota County rental property owners can apply for housing assistance funds on behalf of tenants financially impacted by COVID-19.

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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: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information Resources

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See these website for information about COVID 19 and how you can prepare for the virus Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, Minnesota Department of Health, and Dakota County ...

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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information Resources

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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: September 30, 2020

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Posted on: September 30, 2020

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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: 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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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Parks and Rec Programs Closed Due to Executive Order 20-99 Announcement

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Governor Walz has issued Executive Order 20-99.

Governor Walz has issued Executive Order 20-99 aimed at curbing the spike in community spread of COVID-19 in Minnesota.   

 Included in the order is a pause on all youth and adult sports programing, the temporary closure of recre...

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Link to 12/02/2020 Regular Planning Commission Meeting

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The City is currently using electronic means instead of in-person meetings. Here's how you can continue to view or participate in meetings.

As part of the Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City is using electronic means instead of in-person meetings.

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Posted on: November 23, 2020

Land Use Public Hearing Notices

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  • Planning Commission meeting, Wednesday, December 2, 2020, 7:00 p.m.  Continue public hearing to the December 16, 2020, Planning Commission meeting as requested by applicant. 

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Posted on: November 19, 2020

Multifamily properties in Apple Valley to apply for FREE recycling resources

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Properties are eligible to receive recycling bins, labels, tote bags, education, and more on a first-come first-served basis, through the Dakota County Multifamily Recycling Program—all for free!

DVR and Dakota County invite multifamily properties in Apple Valley to apply for FREE recycling resources. Properties are eligible to receive recycling bins, labels, tote bags, education, and more on a first-come first-served basis, through the Dakota Cou...

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