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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Lane/Road Restrictions and Closures

Road Work Expected

Street Closures: 

LOCATION 1 : The first street closure will be for Violet St. between Basin and E. Elm St.

DATES: The dates will be set from Wednesday, 4/1 through 4/8/2019

  • 3/27 through 3/29/2019
  • 4/1 through 4/5/2019
  • 4/7 through 4/8/2019
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Posted on: March 7, 2019

Norristown Day - April 6th 9AM-3PM

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A partnership between the Norristown Chamber of Commerce, Elmwood Park Zoo, and the Municipality, Norristown Day will be a culmination of six separate activities occurring along Harding Boulevard from the new Norristown Recreation Center and baseball fiel...

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

Arbor Knoll Ribbon Cutting

Arbor Knoll Ribbon Cutting

Members of Council and municipal staff gathered on February 12, 2019 to celebrate the opening of Arbor Knoll, the third development project by Progressive Housing. 

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Posted on: January 3, 2019

2019 Fee Schedule now available

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2019 Fee Schedule now available  

The new adopted Fee Schedule for the fiscal year of 2019 is now in effect.

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Posted on: November 27, 2018

2019 Adopted Budget

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MUNICIPALITY OF NORRISTOWN

2019 ADOPTED BUDGET

The Municipal Council of Norristown has adopted a $35 million budget at the December 20, 2018 Budget Meeting with no millage increase for 2019. 

ORDINANCE NO. 18-09 of 2018

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Posted on: December 20, 2018

How an Audubon Educator Transformed an Entire Pennsylvania Community with Native Plants

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How an Audubon Educator Transformed an Entire Pennsylvania Community with Native Plants

Thanks to some seeds, soil, and a lot of dedication, students are learning about science, connecting with nature, and greening the city of Norristown.

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Posted on: December 19, 2018

Council President helps the Laborer's Local 135 donate 50 coats

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Council President helps the Laborer's Local 135 Donate 50 Coats to Eisenhower and Stewart Middle School

Council President Sonya Sanders was on hand to assist the Laborer's Local 135 in donating 50 winter coats to Eisenhower Science & Technology Leaders...

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Posted on: December 7, 2018

Swiss Farms Grand Opening

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Swiss Farms opens 1st store in 10 years in Norristown! 

Left to Right: Swiss Farm representatives, Cruiser the mascot, Council President Sanders, Vice President Perry, Councilwoman Brady, Municipal Administrator Jones

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

CLA graduates receive certificates at the December Council Meeting

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Certificate Night at the December Council Meeting

A the December 4, 2018 Council meeting, ten participants received certificates of completion from Council for successfully completing the Citizens' Leadership Academy.  ...

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Posted on: December 5, 2018

ICMA presents Council with the Excellence in Local Government Award

ICMA Excellence In Local Government Program Award

ICMA Excellence In Local Government Program Award 

A representative from the International City/County Management Association (ICMA) presented plaques for the Excellence in Local Government Program Award for the Local Economic Revitalization Tax A...

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Posted on: October 1, 2018

Health Partners Foundation Awards 100K in Scholarships

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Health Partners Foundation Awards 100 K in Scholarships

On June 18, 2018, Council President Sonya Sanders was on hand to assist in awarding 13 local high school students in Southeastern PA with scholarships.  An article in Fun Times was printed to...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Pothole Patching Taskforce

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The Public Works Department has been hard at work filling all visible potholes on most municipal streets and roads.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Police Dog Gets Body Armor

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Norristown Police Department’s K9 Jerry has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

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