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Benjamin Avenue November Video Update

Nov 09, 2023

Anna Allen gives an update on Benjamin Avenue with concrete pours scheduled in the coming days.

Downtown Holiday Decorating is Underway

Nov 07, 2023

Holiday Decorating in Downtown Norfolk is underway this week!

2023 Norfolk 101: Citizens Academy Class Recognized

Nov 07, 2023

They've seen the City's water filtration tanks, wandered through the back offices of the City's IT department, and got an inside look at an ambulance. Norfolk 101: Citizens Academy wrapped up Monday night at the City Council…

Lucy Yost Recognized with 'People Power' Award

Nov 07, 2023

Norfolk High student Lucy Yost was recognized by Mayor Josh Moenning and the Norfolk City Council on Monday night with the 'People Power' award. Lucy was honored for her efforts in replacing and repairing missing or…

2023 Snow Plan Highlighted at City Council Meeting

Nov 07, 2023

The City of Norfolk Street Division is ready for the snow season. The 2023 Snow and Ice Plan was presented to the City Council Monday night. 

Norfolk’s street crews plow 520 lane miles of streets and alleys and…

Holiday Decorating Begins Next Week

Nov 03, 2023

Beginning next week, holiday decorations will be hung up throughout Norfolk Avenue downtown. Norfolk Avenue will be closed, one block at a time, starting from 7th Street to 1st Street, from 4:30 to 6:30 a.m. on Tuesday, November 7 through Thursday, November 9.

Thank you for your patience and cooperation. If you have any questions, please call the Parks and Recreation Division at 402-844-2250.

Smoke Alarm Battery Test

Nov 02, 2023

Fire Marshal Sean Lindgren demonstrates how to change and test the batteries in your smoke alarm. This weekend don't forget "Change your Clocks, Change your Batteries!"

Change your clocks, change your batteries!

Nov 01, 2023

City of Norfolk Fire Marshal, Sean Lindgren, offers an easy way to remember when to change the batteries in your smoke alarm: “Change your clocks, change your batteries!”

The Norfolk Fire Division wishes to remind everyone that on Sunday, November 5th, we set our clocks back one hour as we transition to standard time. This weekend presents an excellent opportunity to change the batteries…

Parks & Rec Master Plan Survey Open to Public

Oct 27, 2023

The citizen survey for the Parks and Recreation Master Plan is now available to the public. The City is collaborating with PROS Consulting on this project, and the survey will help determine priorities for our park system.

Your time invested in completing this survey will aid Norfolk Parks and Recreation in taking a resident-driven approach to make decisions that will enrich the future of…

Ta-Ha-Zouka Park Back Stop Updates

Oct 23, 2023

Nate Powell highlights the back stop replacement project at Ta-Ha-Zouka Park.