Posted on: April 20, 2017

Tanzenwald Ribbon Cutting

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Members of the City Council, Northfield EDA, and Chamber of Commerce are pictured in the photo for the Ribbon Cutting. 

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

New financing tool for energy efficiency & renewable energy improvements


Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing

Is your businesses, farm, multi-family housing building, nonprofit, or place of worship interested in energy efficiency or adding renewable energy like solar? A new financing tool called Property Assessed Cle...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

2016 Retail Trade Analysis - Northfield & Rice County

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A tool used to measure the Economic Health of the Local Retail Economy

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Northfield Community Survey


Northfield City Council and City Administrator Martig are conducting a strategic planning process. The strategic plan will prioritize City goals and objectives for the next 3-5 years.  Facilitator Craig Rapp will discuss the results of this surve...

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Posted on: April 21, 2017

Now on Tap: Tanzenwald Brewing Company opens in Northfield

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From their blog, owners Steve and Jenaveve Pittman invite you all to visit a, "...magnificent place to come together and enjoy fresh beer and locally-sourced food with your friends and family, meet new friends, listen to live music and celebrate the ...

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Posted on: April 17, 2017

2017 City Clean Up Days


May 6th & 13th from 7am - 11am.

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Posted on: March 27, 2017


tree sale

The City of Northfield will be accepting orders for trees for the annual Shade Tree Program from April 03 – April 28, 2017.  The quantity of trees available will be limited so orders will be taken on a first-come-first-served basis.   Re...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017


Got Compost

The compost site at 1800 Armstrong Road will open for the season on April 4, 2017.

Posted on: March 27, 2017


Community Garden

The City of Northfield is now taking applications for community garden plots at Meadows Park. For more information or to fill out your application, visit the Street Shop at 1710 Riverview Drive or call 507-645-3045.

Posted on: May 12, 2015

New Connection with Northfield Fire and Rescue


Burn permit applications may be obtained at the Northfield Area Fire and Rescue Services. The permits must be approved by the Fire Chief prior to use and this might take several days. There is a fee for this permit. Please visit Read on...

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Posted on: February 28, 2017

Northfield Historic Rental Rehab Public Notice

Public notice of substantial amendment for Community Development Block Grant Funding.  

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

Staff Photo Directory

New Layout Updated 04-012-2017 NEW TITLES 1 final View photos here...
Posted on: March 29, 2016

Employee Highlights

The Communications and HR Department is excited to resurrect the “Employee Highlights” program! As a reminder, this program highlights people who are doing a great job, and getting to know them a little better while we’re at it. Here’s how it works!

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Posted on: April 6, 2017

Distracted Driving Campaign

Now is the time to say enough is enough: speak up about distracted driving!

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Posted on: January 30, 2017


You can also contact our Rice/Steele 911 Dispatch Center directly at 507-645-4475 to file a non-emergency call for service.