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Posted on: February 20, 2020

Municipal Council Work Session Briefing- Feb. 2020

The municipal council convened in council chambers for its monthly work session meeting on Feb. 18 with a full agenda. These are only some of the items that council took action on. A full copy of the agenda is available on the municipality’s web...

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Posted on: February 13, 2020

Norristown honored by national government finance association for excellent financial reporting

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The Government Financial Officers Association of the United States and Canada recently announced it has awarded the Municipality of Norristown with its Certificate of Achievement for Excellence in Financial Reporting for the comprehensive annual financial...

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Posted on: February 6, 2020

Press Release: New non-emergency phone number activated for Norristown Fire Dept

NORRISTOWN, PA – A countywide initiative by Verizon to update phone cables will soon deactivate the non-emergency phone number for Norristown Fire Department, but a new number has already been created for the department.

Norristown Fire Chief Tom...

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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Northbound Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Detour Begins Jan. 27 Through Fall 2022 in Norristown

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Northbound Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Detour Begins Jan. 27 Through Fall 2022 in Norristown

JANUARY 26, 2020 PENNDOT

Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) in Norristown, Montgomery County, will be closed to northbound traffic between Main Street and Elm Stre...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Lane Closures Next Week for Construction in Norristown

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Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Lane Closures Next Week for Construction in Norristown

01/16/2020

King of Prussia, PA – Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) motorists will encounter periodic, flagger-controlled lane closures in either direction between...

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Posted on: December 20, 2019

Councilwoman Sonya Sanders Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities' Committee

Sonya (Fisher) Sanders

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 20, 2019

Press Contact:

Gabriela Prete

The Municipality of Norristown

610-270-0429

pio@norristown.org

Councilwoman Sonya Sanders Appointed to Serve on National League of Cities’

Human Development Committee

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 15, 2020

Norristown Council Sends Condolences upon the Passing of Hank Cisco

For Immediate Release: January 15, 2020

Norristown Council Sends Condolences upon the Passing of Hank Cisco

NORRISTOWN, PA – The Norristown Municipal Council wishes to extend their deepest sympathies and condolences to the family and friends of li...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 9, 2020

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

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PennDOT - District 6 News

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: December 11, 2019

Norristown Councilwoman Valerie Scott Cooper Re-Elected to the National League of Cities Board of Di

Valerie Scott Cooper

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

December 11, 2019

Press Contact:

Gabriela Prete

Norristown, PA 

pio@norristown.org

Norristown Councilwoman Valerie Scott Cooper Re-Elected to the National League of Cities Board of Directors

SAN ANTONIO – Norristown Counc...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Norristown Fire Department Donates Thanksgiving Dinners to 100 Families

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For Immediate Release: November 26, 2019

Norristown Fire Department Donates Thanksgiving Dinners to 100 Families 

NORRISTOWN, PA – Full Thanksgiving dinners with all the trimmings were provided to one hundred (100) Norristown families in ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Norristown Council Unveils New Playground Equipment

Brand New blue playground Equipment

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Posted on: October 22, 2019

Norristown has received a Distinguished Budget Presentation Award

Montgomery County Courthouse on Swede Street is the GFOA Cover

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September 16, 2019    For more information, contact:

Technical Services Center Phone: (312) 977-9700

Fax: (312) 977-4806

E-mail: budgetawards@gfoa.org

(Chicago, Illinois)--Government Finance Officers Association...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Norristown Now Accepting Applications for the Seventh Citizens’ Leadership Academy

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For Immediate Release:  August 15, 2019

Norristown Now Accepting Applications for the Seventh Citizens’ Leadership Academy

 

NORRISTOWN, PA – The Municipality of Norristown is pleased to offer the seventh Citize...

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Posted on: July 31, 2019

Norristown Municipal Council Adopts Campers

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For Immediate Release: July 31, 2019

Norristown Municipal Council Adopts Campers

NORRISTOWN, PA – The Municipality of Norristown announced today the launch of the Council Adopts a Camp Child (CACC) program.  The program, spearheaded by th...

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Press Releases
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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Press Releases
Posted on: June 18, 2019

Norristown Fire Department and Police Department Win Battle of the Badges

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For Immediate Release: June 18, 2019                                        ...

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Posted on: May 14, 2019

Norristown Municipal Council President Issues Statement Regarding the May 11, 2019 Events at the Sai

Sonya (Fisher) Sanders

For Immediate Release: May 14, 2019

Contact: Gabriela Prete, Public Information Officer

610-270-0429

Norristown Municipal Council President Issues Statement Regarding the May 11, 2019 Events at the Saint Francis of Assisi Carnival

NORRISTOWN, PA – N...

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Posted on: April 3, 2019

Norristown Municipality Announces Commitment to 100% Clean, Renewable Energy by 2050

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Norristown Fire Department’s 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Smoke Detector Blitz

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For Immediate Release: January 15, 2020

Norristown Fire Department’s 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Smoke Detector Blitz 

 

NORRISTOWN, PA –The Norristown Fire Department will honor the legacy of Dr. Ma...

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Press Releases
Posted on: January 2, 2019

Norristown Officials Debut New Firetruck through Capital Improvement Plan

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Norristown Officials Debut New Firetruck through Capital Improvement Plan

NORRISTOWN, PA – Norristown Officials announced today the debut of a new dual purpose engine and ladder that went into service on December 31, 2018.  The new 2018 ...

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Press Releases
Posted on: June 6, 2017

Norristown Embarks On Phase I of its Comprehensive Road Maintenance Plan

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NORRISTOWN EMBARKS ON PHASE I OF ITS COMPREHENSIVE ROAD MAINTENANCE PLAN TARGETING THE 50 WORST ROADS IN TOWN

 

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Montgomery County, Pennsylvania 

 

Norristown Launches Phase I of its Comprehensive ...

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Posted on: November 30, 2018

Municipality Launches New Economic Development Website for Norristown www.NorristownNow.org

Norristown Now

PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release Contact: Gabriela Prete, 

August 3, 2017 Public Information Officer Phone: 610-270-0429 

Municipality Launches New Economic Development Website for Norristown www.NorristownNow.org

 

NORRISTOWN, P...

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Posted on: August 26, 2018

Norristown Council approves $10 million CIP Program

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