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Posted on: May 1, 2020

Municipal Council Meeting- March 5, 2024

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The Municipal Council of Norristown will meet in Council Chambers at Municipal Hall (235 E. Airy St.) on March 5, at 6:30 p.m. for its regular monthly meeting.

AGENDA: March 5 agenda

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Posted on: March 1, 2024

Norristown Citizens’ Leadership Academy starts March 21

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Municipal residents will get a look at the functions of their local government with the return of the Citizens’ Leadership Academy next month.

The latest cohort of the CLA will convene for an eight-week course starting March 21 at 6 p.m. The class continue...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Norristown Traffic Calming Policy

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Norristown Municipal Council April 5, 2022 approved a traffic calming policy that will allow residents to petition to the municipality to install removable speed humps on their streets.  

Residents who want a speed hump will have to file an offici...

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Posted on: January 26, 2024

PennDOT start Markley/Elm Street bridge work Jan. 30

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The Pennsylvania Department of Transportation announced that construction will begin on Jan. 30, on a $7.8 million project to rehabilitate the Markley Street/Elm Street stone arch bridge over Stony Creek.

Under this project, PennDOT’s contractor is rehabil...

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Posted on: February 9, 2024

Municipal Codes Department Improves ISO Building Scores

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NORRISTOWN- The Norristown Department of Buildings & Code Compliance has retained department-best ratings from Insurance Services Office, Inc. (ISO) in the Commercial and Residential classification fields.

Norristown’s commercial and resident...

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Posted on: October 26, 2023

Norristown Achieves Significant Lead Safety Milestone

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NORRISTOWN - The Municipality of Norristown is proud to announce that more than 50 percent of all rental housing units in Norristown now meet the highest standards for lead safety.

The Norristown Building and Codes Compliance Department has succes...

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Posted on: May 10, 2023

Norristown Fire Department earns state Swiftwater/Flood Rescuing Recognition

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NORRISTOWN- The Norristown Fire Department has earned the Swiftwater Type 2a Recognition through the Pennsylvania Volunteer Rescue Services Recognition (VRSR) program.

Type 2a recognition is for moderately complex rescues for a six-member, all-hazard team....

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Posted on: December 20, 2022

Norristown Celebrates Large Redevelopment Projects, Future of State Hospital Site

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NORRISTOWN- The development of 68 acres of the Norristown State Hospital highlighted the magnitude of big development projects in the works throughout the Municipality of Norristown.

Current and past members of Norristown Municipal Council, municipal offic...

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Posted on: March 17, 2022

Norristown Traffic Calming Policy

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Norristown Municipal Council April 5 approved a traffic calming policy that will allow residents to petition to the municipality to install removable speed humps on their streets.  

Residents who want a speed hump will have to file an official pet...

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