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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Northwest Area Planning RFP

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In collaboration with the Northfield Economic Development Authority (EDA) and Planning Commission, the Northfield City Council is requesting proposals from consultants to coordinate a shared vision for the Northwest Area of Northfield, Minnesota. Building...

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Posted on: April 20, 2018

Police Chief Monte Nelson Interviewed by KARE 11

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April 20, 2018 KARE 11 interviews Police Chief Monte Nelson about Counterfeit Pills Becoming 'epidemic'

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Posted on: April 9, 2018

Compost Site

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The City of Northfield Compost Site will open April 24. The opening has been pushed back a week due to the snow and cold weather.

Posted on: March 21, 2018

2018 State of the City Address

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Follow this link to watch Mayor Pownell’s 2018 State of the City Address.

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Posted on: March 22, 2018

Better Business Bureau Scam Tracker

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The Northfield Police Department is encouraging citizens interested in current scam trends to use this handy tool from the Better Business Bureau. The BBB does a great job gathering and disseminating information on all varieties of scams.

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Posted on: February 28, 2018

Road Restriction Information


Beginning March 5, 2018 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 information...

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Posted on: February 26, 2018

National Council for Home Safety and Security

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Northfield was ranked one of the safest cities in Minnesota.

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Posted on: February 20, 2018

Community Gardens

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The Park Department is now accepting applications for community garden plots at Meadows Park which is located at the south terminus of Erie Drive. For more information on the gardens, contact the Park Department, 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 www.NAFRS.org Read on...

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