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Posted on: December 1, 2021

Norristown’s CitizenLab page launches to get community feedback

NORRISTOWN- The Municipality of Norristown launched this week a new online platform that encourages residents to have more input into their local government.

Norristownbuzz.org is now the official tool for municipal staff to collect feedback and informatio...

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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: October 13, 2021

Some Norristown Police services transferring to temporary offices

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NORRISTOWN- As Municipal Hall renovations continue, some departments of the Norristown Police Department will be transferring out to temporary municipal offices.

Starting Oct. 14, NPD’s records department and parking enforcement office will be re...

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Posted on: May 17, 2021

Norristown Police Chief Mark Talbot accepts new post in Virginia

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NORRISTOWN- Municipal officials congratulate outgoing Norristown Police Chief Mark Talbot Sr. as he accepts the chief position of the Hampton Police Department in Hampton, Va.

Talbot, who has led the Norristown Police Department since Nov. 2013, is expecte...

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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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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
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

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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: December 4, 2020

Norristown Council decries act of racism in town

NORRISTOWN- On the morning of Dec. 3, an item was found on a building in downtown Norristown that was covered in racial epithets and objects. The Norristown Police Department is investigating this matter and the item has since been taken down.

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

Wolf Administration Announces Start of Construction to Reconstruct Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) i

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King of Prussia, PA – The Wolf Administration announced today that work will begin on Monday, January 13, on a project to reconstruct and improve Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) and its intersections between Main Street ...

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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: August 26, 2018

Norristown Council approves $10 million CIP Program

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