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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Interim Temporary Outdoor Dining Permit

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As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City Council has approved an interim policy that allows temporary and/or expanded outdoor dining areas.

As a response to the COVID-19 pandemic, the City Council has approved an interim policy that allows administrative review of temporary and/or expanded outdoor dining areas.  Please complete the form at the link below and provide a dimensioned sit...

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Posted on: May 26, 2020

Link to 5/28/2020 Regular City Council 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.

Viewing and Listening to an Electronic Meeting

For those who want to view a meeting, you can watch and listen over the gov...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

Food Truck City Code Requirements

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Food trucks can be a fun summer experience, but their operation in the City of Apple Valley is subject to some restrictions. Here are some things to keep in mind:

Food trucks can be a fun summer experience, but their operation in the City of Apple Valley is subject to some restrictions. Here are some things to keep in mind:

Food trucks are permitted only by approved permit as follows:

  • In conjunction with a t...
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Posted on: May 14, 2020

Mosquito Control District to be Conducting Treatment Activities in Apple Valley Area

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The Metropolitan Mosquito Control District (MMCD) will be out conducting surveillance and treatment activities to reduce the risk of disease and annoyance in an environmentally-sensitive manner

Warmer weather means that mosquito season is quickly approaching 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 environmentally-sensitive...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Summer Water Restrictions In Effect Friday, 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: April 29, 2020

Mayor Thanks Everyone for Doing Their Part During COVID-19 Emergency

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The Mayor released a new Thank You video

Everyone plays an important role in helping us get through the COVID-19 emergency.  

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Posted on: April 14, 2020

Building Inspections Process Video

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We have adjusted the way some of the residential inspections are performed to maintain the safety of our residents, contractors, and staff. See a brief video that helps explain the changes.

Egress window wells, furnaces, water heaters, water softeners, dishwashers, water shut off valves, fireplaces and gas lines will be conducted via pictures or videos. Visit our Inspections COVID-19 webpage for more information on this process.

All inspectio...

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Posted on: April 27, 2020

Freedom Days Celebration 2020 Canceled Due to COVID-19 Emergency

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The City and the Freedom Days Committee have determined that it is unlikely that the COVID-19 situation will have improved sufficiently by early July to allow large crowds to safely gather at parades or other events

Based on the information available to the City at this time, the City and the Freedom Days Committee have determined that it is unlikely that the COVID-19 situation will have improved sufficiently by early July to allow large crowds to safely gather at pa...

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Posted on: April 2, 2020

Dakota County COVID-19 Local Response Information

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The site includes the latest announcements for Dakota County; community resources for food support, unemployment, help lines, transportation and other resources.

Dakota County is providing up-to-date information on the local response to the COVID-19 outbreak on the Dakota County website.

The site includes the latest announcements for Dakota County; community resources for food support, unemployment, help lines, tra...

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Posted on: March 25, 2020

Building Inspections Process Due to COVID-19

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We have adjusted the way some of the residential inspections are performed to maintain the safety of our residents, contractors, and staff.

Egress window wells, furnaces, water heaters, water softeners, dishwashers, water shut off valves, fireplaces and gas lines will be conducted via pictures or videos. Visit our Inspections COVID-19 webpage for more information on this process.

All inspectio...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

Please Adhere to Social Distancing When Using the Park System

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Executive Order 20-20 allows people to go to available public parks, but also to be consistent with remaining at least six feet apart from individuals from other households.

At this time, the park system remains open to the public for use. It is the duty and the responsibility of the public to adhere to the rules of social distancing set forth by the state and federal government.

On March 25, 2020 Minnesota Governor Tim Walz s...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

City to Conduct Meetings by Telephone or Electronic Means

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As part of the Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, the City will switch to telephone or other electronic means instead of in-person meetings.

The City Council for the City of Apple Valley has declared a Local Emergency in response to the COVID-19 outbreak, and following the determination of the City Administrator and City Attorney that in-person meetings or a meeting conducted under Minnesota S...

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Posted on: April 1, 2020

MVTA Closes Transit Station Facilities, Reduced Routes Continue

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In accordance with guidance from the state of Minnesota, all MVTA transit stations and park and ride facilities are being locked and closed to limit public congregating.

MVTA continues to operate a reduced schedule for essential trips but all public facilities will be closed as of Wednesday of this week as a result of the current health crisis.

In accordance with guidance from the state of Minnesota, all MVTA transit stati...

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Posted on: March 31, 2020

COVID-19 Business Resources

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See information resources for businesses during the COVID-19 pandemic.

The City has established a page dedicated to resources available for Apple Valley Businesses in response to COVID-19. Many of these resources are being updated daily.  

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Posted on: March 3, 2020

Coronavirus (COVID 19) Information Resources

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Access federal, state, and local information resources about the COVID 19.

Access federal, state, and local information resources about the COVID 19.

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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Posted on: March 12, 2020

2020 US Census

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Participating in the Census is important.

Learn more about why it is important to participate in the Census and how you can do so.

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Posted on: February 25, 2020

Water Efficiency Rebate

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Property Owners - interested in saving $$ on a replacement toilet, washing machine or sprinkler controller? All while helping to conserve water? If so, you may be interested in the new Water Efficiency Rebate program the City of Apple Valley is offering.

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