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City of Norfolk's Tree Bud Program Gets Boost From Local Business

Jul 22, 2021

District Table & Tap is donating $1 from every pint of Divots beer sold, Monday through Thursday in July, to the City of Norfolk’s Tree Bud Program.

“It’s very encouraging to see our small businesses stepping up to improve our entire community. We thank District Table & Tap for helping us enhance and advance the beautification of Norfolk by placing more trees in public spaces for the benefit…

Updated Hours for AquaVenture

Jul 22, 2021

Due to staffing issues, AquaVenture's hours of operation will change starting Saturday, July 24. The new hours of operation will be from 11:30am-6:00pm daily from July 24 - August 8. AquaVenture will close for the season at the end of the day on August 8. 

Street Repairs at 25th & Benjamin - UPDATED 7/16/21

Jul 14, 2021

Beginning Monday July 19, 2021, the intersection/roundabout of Benjamin Avenue and 25th Street will be closed for pavement restoration, which will involve complete replacement of existing surfacing.

This closure will last between 14 - 21 days, depending on weather and concrete stability. Our goal is to have this project complete before our students return to school.

Road closure…

Madison County Scrap Tire Collection Day

Jul 13, 2021

The City of Norfolk Solid Waste Division is hosting a Scrap Tire Collection Day funded by a grant from the Nebraska Department of Environment and Energy.

On August 11, 2021 at the Madison County Fair Grounds at 7:00 a.m. the Solid Waste Division will begin accepting tires until the 500 ton mark is reached, no exceptions. Access to the collection site must be from west Hwy 32/W 3rd, north…

Transfer Station Closing Early

Jul 13, 2021

The Transfer Station will be closing at 3:00 p.m. on Thursday, July 15. Normal operating hours will resume on Friday, July 16. We apologize for any inconvenience and appreciate your understanding. If you have questions please call the Solid Waste Division at (402) 844-2230.

 

Pasewalk Avenue Closure

Jul 01, 2021

Beginning Tuesday, July 6, street repairs will begin on the eastbound traffic lane of W. Pasewalk Avenue from the northeast corner of the Hwy 275 intersection to the edge of Big Red Keno’s entrance. This section will be closed to traffic traveling northeast on W. Pasewalk. Drivers can use S. 20th Street or S. 25th Street as an alternate route.

The westbound traffic lane of W. Pasewalk Avenue…

37th Street Closure Extended

Jun 24, 2021

Closure extended an additional week for a portion of 37th Street for the installation of storm sewer associated with the 37th Street Drainage Improvement project. This closure will occur between Omaha Avenue and Bradford Avenue with an anticipated completion date of July 2, 2021. 

Transfer Station Extends Hours to Assist with Tree Debris Clean-Up

Jun 24, 2021

Due to the high winds from the storm, the brush pile at the Norfolk Transfer Station has extended hours to assist local residents with clean-up.

Gates will be open from 7:30 a.m. - 7:30 p.m. Thursday, June 24 and Friday, June 25 and from 7:30 a.m. - 4:30 p.m. on Saturday, June 26.

The Norfolk Transfer Station is located at 610 E Monroe Ave. If you have questions please call the Solid…

Pasewalk Avenue Closure

Jun 14, 2021

On Wednesday June 16, 2021 the eastbound traffic lane of Pasewalk Avenue from US 275 to the entrances to Big Red Sports Bar and Madison County Bank will be closed for the installation of pedestrian crosswalk markings. Driveways to adjacent businesses along Pasewalk Avenue will remain open during the road closure. The road closure is scheduled to begin at 9:30AM and will last approximately 1 hour. …

Update: AquaVenture Closing Early on Several Dates

Jun 11, 2021

AquaVenture will close early on the following dates and times for private parties. Half price admission will be offered on these days. 

 

Saturday June 12th closing at 4:30pm

Saturday June 26th closing at 5:30pm

Saturday, July 3rd closing at 6:30pm

Sunday, July 4th closing at 6:30pm

Saturday July 17th closing at 3:30pm

 

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