Communications Office


Michigan Avenue Construction Update

Jul 21, 2023

Anna Allen, Assistant City Engineer provides an update on Michigan Avenue Construction.

Water Tower Demo

Jul 19, 2023

Demolition of the water town on North 25th Street took place July 19, 2023. 

Outdoor Warning Siren Repaired

Jul 19, 2023

The outdoor warning siren located at 1804 North 16th Street is now fully functioning and repairs have been complete.

Thank you for your patience during the process. As a reminder, the outdoor warning sirens are for the purpose of outdoor warning ONLY. If severe weather is present, the residents of the City of Norfolk should not wait until the outdoor warning sirens go off before they head…

Arc of Norfolk Recognized

Jul 19, 2023

Mayor Josh Moenning recognized the Arc of Norfolk for its 70th anniversary at Monday’s City Council Meeting.

The Arc of Norfolk came together in 1953 when little was known about the condition of developmental and intellectual disabilities or its causes; and there were virtually…

North 1st and Elm Intersection to Close

Jul 19, 2023

Beginning Tuesday, July 25 the intersection of North 1st Street and Elm Avenue will be completely closed due to concrete repairs. North 1st Street will still be open to traffic. 

Detour signs will guide motorists from North 2nd Street to Maple Avenue.

Work at the intersection is expected to last until Wednesday, August 9. If there are any questions regarding the project, please contact…

Skate Park Pump Track Prep

Jul 18, 2023

Prep work is underway at Norfolk's Skate Park for the new pump track!!

Mayor Proclaims "Disability Pride Month”

Jul 18, 2023

Mayor Josh Moenning proclaimed July 2023 as "Disability Pride Month.”

Disability Pride Month is celebrated every July and is an opportunity to honor the history, achievements, experiences, and struggles of the disability community and it marks the anniversary of the Americans…

Public Project Update Meeting

Jul 17, 2023

The public is invited to a project update meeting highlighting Benjamin Avenue, 1st Street construction, and Michigan Avenue work Wednesday, July 19 at the Norfolk City Council Chambers (309 North 5th Street) from 5:30 to 7:00 p.m.

Representatives from the project contractors will be on hand to share current progress and answer questions.

Attendees are asked to park on the west side…

North 25th Street Closure Next Week

Jul 14, 2023

Due to the elevated water tank removal, North 25th Street will be closed Wednesday, July 19th. This road will be closed from Prospect Avenue to Hardison Drive. The closure will last approximately one day, and the sidewalk will also be closed during this time. 

Please use caution in the area and slow down. If there are any questions or concerns, call the City of Norfolk Water Division at…

House Burn Scheduled for Saturday

Jul 13, 2023

The Norfolk Fire Division is set to conduct training Saturday, July 15th on property located on North 49th Street.

This will be an active house burn with a heavy smoke presence and multiple personnel and equipment involved. Citizens are asked to proceed with caution in the area and be aware of extra emergency vehicles in the vicinity of the training. 

If you have any questions, please…