The Northfield Economic Development Authority (EDA) is seeking a qualified consultant to assess the business environment for minority-owned businesses, to explore barriers to business, and to suggest potential program development to incentivize business o...
Please take a few moments and complete the survey. If you have any questions please contact our dispatch center at 866-623-7505, option 1. We appreciate your input. Thank you.
Monday - ClosedTuesday - Friday 2:00PM- SunsetSaturday 8:00AM - 5:00PM (or sunset)Sunday 12:00PM- 5:00PM (or sunset)Holidays - Closed* If sunset occurs before the closing time, the site will close due to darkness. The Compost Site does not have lights.
The City of Northfield will be accepting orders for trees for the annual Shade Tree Program from April 01 – April 26, 2019. The quantity of trees available will be limited so orders will be taken on a first-come-first-served basis. The trees ava...
After 23 years with Northfield Police Department, Deputy Chief Mark Dukatz is retiring on Friday, March 29, 2019. Please see the flyer for details regarding the retirement ceremony at City Hall.
An accessory dwelling unit (ADU) is a habitable living unit added to, created within, or detached from a single-family dwelling that provides basic living, sleeping, eating, cooking and sanitation.
Please see the following video link to the presentation given by Police Chief Monte Nelson regarding the current flooding situation in Northfield.
Watch Mayor Pownell give the 2019 State of the City Address.
Follow the link to full press release.
Included in the press release are the following helpful links:
Everbridge: all community members are encouraged to sign up to receive emergency alerts.
Emergency Preparedness Resources: Nu...
The National Weather Service (NWS) has placed the Rice County area in a Flood Watch through Thursday, March 14. NWS predicts the Rice County area will receive 1-2 inches of rain. The rain combined with heavy snow pack and frozen ground will create potenti...
Beginning March 15, 2019 at 12:01 a.m., road restrictions will be in effect for the City of Northfield per Section 78-63 of the City Code. The City will follow MnDOT's southeast restrictions. Please see attached map for more informatio...
Be a part of History! The Census is hiring for a variety of temporary jobs to help with the 2020 Census. Visit their website for a complete list of jobs and qualifications.
In addition to the following infographic, please remember these additional winter/cold weather driving tips:
The Dakota County Community Development Agency Action Plan for intended use of CDBG, HOME and ESG funding for 2019/2020.
The National Weather Service has issued/extended a Flood Warning for the Cannon River at Northfield through 7:00 a.m. Tuesday, March 26. See attached Press Release for details.
You can also contact our Rice/Steele 911 Dispatch Center directly at 507-645-4475 to file a non-emergency call for service.
FOR ALL EMERGENCIES DIAL 911