Comment Policy
General Guidelines

Comments should be directed to the Planning Commission. Comments are most useful if they directly relate to the Planning Commission agenda item and address the decision criteria for the type of case.

Public Record (Data Practices Notice)

Comments published on this site will become part of the public record.
To submit a comment on this site, the following information is required:
  • Full Name
  • City
  • Zip Code
The following information is optional:
  • Email
  • Street Address

All personal information along with your comment will become part of the public record and shared with Planning Commission. Only your full name will be displayed on the publicly accessible website. As a government entity, the City of Golden Valley is subject to the Minnesota Government Data Practices Act (MGDPA). The purpose and intended use of the data you provide is to inform decisions of the Planning Commission. All information submitted via email or through our websites is public data pursuant to the MGDPA. You are not required to provide any information through this website.


All comments will be moderated and will not be published on the publicly accessible website if they contain any of the following material:
  • Inflammatory, threatening or abusive language
  • Personal attacks
  • False identification of the commenter
  • Language or concepts deemed to be offensive or demonstrably false
  • Language promoting or advertising businesses, services, events, organizations or political candidates or issues
  • Comments directed at prior commenters or the public, rather than Commission members

If your comment is not approved and not published, you will receive notification and can submit a revised comment or attend the meeting (remotely or in-person) and comment live. You will not receive notifications of unapproved comments if you do not provide your email address.