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Posted on: February 7, 2020

Contests are now open!

Contests open

The City of Northfield is asking for community members to participate in our annual contests.   

Residents can participate by visiting the city’s web page and finding each contest form under the Government menu. The Mayor for a ...

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General News
Posted on: January 30, 2020

City of Northfield seeks your response to new survey questions by using Polco

Census 2020 cyber security

The City of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in the "Your Understanding of the 2020 census" survey (closing on February 27) by using Polco, a public engagement platform. Community members can review survey results on the Polco ...

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General News
Posted on: January 27, 2020

Employees of Laura Baker win Human Rights Award

Human Rights Award winner employees of  Laura Baker

Employees of Laura Baker Services Association received the 2020 Human Rights award given out by the Northfield Human Rights Commission. The award was presented during the annual Martin Luther King, Jr. community celebration on January 20 at Emmaus Church....

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General News
Posted on: January 15, 2020

City of Northfield seeks election judges for 2020 elections

Election judge

The City of Northfield is seeking interested individuals to serve as election judges for the presidential nomination primary on March 3, 2020, the primary election on August 11, 2020 and the general election on November 3, 2020. Election judges administer...

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More election judge information General News
Posted on: December 20, 2019

2020 Living Treasure Award winner

Mac Gimse with A Stone of Hope

The Arts and Culture Commission of the City of Northfield, in partnership with FiftyNorth, is pleased to announce the selection of Mac Gimse as the 2020 recipient of the City of Northfield’s Living Treasure Award. The Living Treasure Award annua...

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Living Treasures General News
Posted on: December 16, 2019

Carleton and St. Olaf colleges present gifts to the City of Northfield on Giving Tuesday

Carleton and St. Olaf representatives donate checks to the Northfield mayor and city administrator

Carleton College Chief Finance Officer Fred Rogers and St. Olaf College Vice President and Chief Financial Officer Jan Hanson gave $80,000 respectively to Mayor Rhonda Pownell and City Administrator Ben Martig fittingly on Giving Tuesday.

Both colleges tra...

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