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309 N 5th St, Norfolk, NE 68701
Phone: (402) 844-2000

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

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Norfolk 101

Members of the Norfolk Youth Leadership Council along with some City of Norfolk Council pick up a total of 2.2 tons of trash.  Read more in the April 22nd Norfolk Insider.

Construction began on the first phase of the 1st Street overlay project. The City recommends drivers use caution, allow extra time or use an alternate route during construction.  Read more in the April 19th Norfolk Insider.

Work begans on Skyview Park stage canopy.  Read more in the April 18th Norfolk Insider.

Work began on the new trail that will extend from the Cowboy Trailhead along the Elkhorn River to First Street.  Read more in the April 16th Norfolk Insider.

Administrator's Weekly Memo - April 11, 2014

Citizens need to be aware of street projects that will be ongoing from now through this September.  Read more in the April 9th Norfolk Insider.

New fans were installed at the Water Pollution Control plant to regulate the oxygen in the water so microorganisms can purify the water instead if using chemicals.  Read more in the April 8th Norfolk Insider.

A program on the Civilian Conservation Corps was given at the Norfolk Public Library.  Read more in the April 2nd Norfolk Insider.

Norfolk 101: Citizens Academy tour of the Fire Station interrupted by fire call.  Read more in the March 28th Norfolk Insider.

Work resumes on project to install second water main into Norfolk.  Read more in the March 20th Norfolk Insider.

The Postal Service proposes to relocate Norfolk's Main Post Office.  Citizens wishing to provide input or comments, should click here for more details and contact information.

Severe Weather Awareness Week, March 24-28, is a good time to discuss emergency plans with families.  Read more in the March 19th Norfolk Insider.

The City of Norfolk’s water tower will be replaced with a new galvanized steel communications tower.  Read more in the March 17th Norfolk Insider.

Unsafe conditions and zoning issues resolved with the demolition of the Budget Inn this spring.  Read more in the March 12th Norfolk Insider.

Events are being planned at the Norfolk Public Library in anticipation of the Nebraska Chautauqua to be held in Norfolk June 16-22.  Read more in the March 11th Norfolk Insider.

City of Norfolk Housing Director Sheila Miller will soon be leaving her position in Norfolk to assume duties in Omaha.  Read more in the February 21st Norfolk Insider.

The Norfolk Trails Advisory Council proposed two new trails to be built in the city.  Read more in the February 18th Norfolk Insider.

The City of Norfolk is looking for people to serve as members of the Norfolk Tree Advisory Board.  Read more in the February 3rd Norfolk Insider.

Gov. Dave Heineman announced the expansion of Tejas Tubular Products Inc., to the Norfolk area, bringing approximately 200 jobs over the next several years. The Governor's full press release is in the January 30th Norfolk Insider.

Professionalism of City of Norfolk officers confirmed in action by district court.  Read more in the January 26th Norfolk Insider.

A town hall meeting to discuss the future needs of the library is set for January 29 at 7:00 pm. Read more in the January 25th Norfolk Insider.

Learn how City of Norfolk water bills compare to bills of other Nebraska cities of similar size in the January 24th Norfolk Insider.

Two concept plans for improvements to Johnson's park have been discussed.  Read more in the January 23rd Norfolk Insider.

The EPA will close a portion of 7th Street through April, 2014. Full EPA press release is in the January 21st Norfolk Insider.

A new canopy for the stage at Skyview Park will be built thanks to the collaboration of the City of Norfolk, Nucor Vulcraft, Nucor Steel and JEO Consulting.  Read more in the January 7th Norfolk Insider.

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Current Projects and Information

The Norfolk Public Library is now offering free on-line training on Microsoft Office, Windows and many other subjects.

City Council Meetings are now streamed live on the Internet so you can watch them on your computer.  Click "City Meetings" under Quick Links, then click "Live Video of City Council Meeting"

Free public Wi-Fi Internet access is now available at the Public Library, the Council Chambers, and at Memorial Field.

 

 

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Norfolk has been rated the 98th best place to live in the nation and Madison County has been rated the 2nd best place for jobs in the nation by
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