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Skyview Lake Water Levels

Jul 13, 2023

Water levels at Skyview Lake will be back to normal soon!

Outdoor Warning Siren Repair

Jul 13, 2023

The outdoor warning siren located at 1804 N. 16th Street in the City of Norfolk has not been reliably activating over the last few weeks.

The City is aware of this situation and has been working on this siren. Unfortunately, the solution isn’t a “quick fix,” and parts are needed which have been ordered and will be coming in soon. Citizens who live in the area of this siren need to pay extra…

Asphalt Overlay Work to Begin

Jul 12, 2023

Asphalt overlay and concrete repair work kicks off next week. Beginning Monday, concrete repair asphalt overlay will begin on Madison Avenue from 1st Street to 7th Street.

Motorists are asked to use caution in the area as a portion of the street will be closed and parking along Madison will be restricted. Work on Madison should last approximately the second week of August. 

If there…

Johnson Park Work Underway

Jul 12, 2023

Work is underway in Johnson Park in preparation for all the new features coming soon!!

Ta-Ha-Zouka Bridge Now Open

Jul 11, 2023

The Ta-Ha-Zouka bridge is now open!

Sewer Lining Work Wraps Up

Jul 06, 2023

You may have noticed some steam coming from sewer manholes off Highway 275 the past couple of weeks. Sewer relining work was taking place which is done to repair damaged or deteriorated sewer pipes without digging up the existing pipe or disrupting roads, driveways, sidewalks, or landscaping. This work should extend the life of the storm sewer pipe 50-75 years. Thanks for all your patience during…

Mosquito Fogging to Begin

Jun 28, 2023

The City of Norfolk will conduct mosquito fogging in parks and some residential areas of Norfolk over the next couple of days.

Mosquito fogging is generally conducted in evening hours from 7:30 to 10, weather permitting. While a slight breeze is necessary, wind conditions should be less than 10 miles per hour for best fogging results.

Residents are reminded to avoid mosquito bites…

Johnson Park To Close Next Week

Jun 28, 2023

Beginning next week, Johnson Park will be closed for the reconstruction project. During that time City staff will be removing the shelter, picnic tables, poles, and playground features. This project is anticipated to last until the spring of 2024. 

Residents can use other parks in the area such as Warren Cook Park, Winter Park, and North 4th Street Park. Thank you for your patience and cooperation.…

Transfer Station Project Near Completion

Jun 26, 2023

The Transfer Station project is almost complete with concrete roads, signs, and security cameras all in place. Beginning Wednesday June 28, residents with yard waste and brush need to enter the site and turn right immediately after the new gate. Residents will then drive on the north side of the scale and follow the signs. 

Commercial customers with yard waste and brush will still enter…

Stay Safe this Firework Season

Jun 21, 2023

It is the time of year to celebrate the birth of our nation and the Norfolk Fire Division wants to remind all residents to use caution and good judgment when shooting your fireworks. 

Shooting fireworks is fun as long as everyone remembers that fireworks are explosives and can be dangerous if used improperly.  Buy and shoot only fireworks that you have purchased in the State of Nebraska.