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Posted on: June 24, 2022

Norristown's 4th of July Celebrations!

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The 4th of July parade and activities are back for 2022! 

Due to COVID, the 4th of has been on hold, but we're coming back better than ever with a parade, concerts and, of course, fireworks. We are looking for people, community groups and...

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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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Posted on: August 7, 2020

Norristown Municipal Hall Renovation Project

Municipal Hall Rendering (Front)

(NOtice: norristown municipal hall HAS MOVED TO logan commerce center)

Built in 1972, Norristown Municipal Hall currently houses almost every administrative office to manage municipal operations: Norristown Police Department; Norristown Fire Department; ad...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

The Norristown Riverfront Redevelopment Planning and Feasibility Study

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The Norristown Riverfront Redevelopment Planning and Feasibility Study (Nov. 2019) is now available to view

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Posted on: June 17, 2022

Norristown residents needed to fill board, commission vacancies

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The municipal boards and commissions that help influence the policies, development and well-being of Norristown need residents to fill open positions.

A number of the dozen of advisory boards from the Planning Commission and the Keep Norristown Beautiful A...

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Posted on: November 17, 2021

Philadelphia PD’s Derrick Wood selected as Norristown Police Chief

NORRISTOWN- The Municipal Council of Norristown at their Nov. 16 work session unanimously named Philadelphia Police Inspector Derrick Wood as their new Norristown Police Chief.

Wood, a 23-year veteran of the Philadelphia force, was one of dozens of candida...

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Posted on: April 23, 2021

Norristown Municipal Hall readies move to temporary office space

NORRISTOWN- Government offices in Norristown Municipal Hall will be moving out the first week of May to start the renovations of the municipality’s government building.

Municipal Hall is scheduled to be closed on May 4 as offices pack up and move...

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Posted on: March 9, 2021

Municipal Building/Codes Manager appointed to state construction code review board

Gov. Tom Wolf in early March appointed Norristown Building Code Official & Code Enforcement Manager Amrinder Singh to the state’s Uniform Construction Code Review and Advisory Council (UCC RAC).

 

According to the st...

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Municipal Council issues resolution opposing evictions, CDC extends moratorium on evictions

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[El Concejo Municipal de Norristown aprobó por unanimidad la Resolución 21-14 que incentiva a legisladores estatales y federales a la aprobación y extención del reglamento que evitará el desalojo por ...

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Posted on: January 22, 2021

Gov. Wolf authorizes $1 million for Main and DeKalb redevelopment project

Corner of Main and DeKalb streets

NORRISTOWN- A project to redevelop a prominent corner in the heart of Norristown’s downtown received a financial bump from the state.

Governor Tom Wolf’s office announced that he has authorized $1 million from the Redevelopment Assistance Capital Program (...

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Posted on: July 3, 2019

Norristown Codes Department Becomes 1st Nationally Accredited Program in Pennsylvania

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Norristown Codes Department Becomes 1st Nationally Accredited Program in Pennsylvania

 

NORRISTOWN, PA – The Municipality of Norristown is proud to announce that its Department of Buildings & Code Enforcement has attained accreditatio...

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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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Posted on: February 28, 2022

2022 Alley Paving Schedule

Markley Street Road Improvement

Below is a list of alleys that will be paved this year. You can see a high resolution version of our streets/alley map here: https://norristown.org/ImageRepository/Document?documentID=1934

For more information about paving, read the paving policy ...

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