News Flash

Posted on: October 14, 2019

Lincoln Parkway closure

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Lincoln Parkway between Linden Street North and the west Greenvale School entrance will be closed Thursday, October 17, 2019 through 6 a.m. Monday, October 21, 2019 due to work related to the new Greenvale Park Elementary School.  

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Public Works
Posted on: October 11, 2019

City of Northfield seeks your input on POLCO 2019 Northfield Community Survey

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The City of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in a community survey by using POLCO, a public engagement platform. Survey results will be tabulated and shared with the City Council and community through the city website.

Residents can parti...

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Take the 2019 community survey General News
Posted on: October 8, 2019

Fire Prevention Week and open house

Fire Prevention Week 2019

The Northfield Area Fire and Rescue Services (NAFRS) will be observing the National Fire Protection Associations (NFPA) Fire Prevention Week occurring October 6-12, 2019.  NAFRS personnel will be visiting all of the Northfield Elementary Schools ...

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General News
Posted on: October 7, 2019

Volunteer for a city advisory board or commission; apply today!

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The City of Northfield is seeking applicants to fill volunteer positions on several city advisory boards and commissions. At the end of December, the terms of several members of the city’s boards and commissions will expire.

More than 145 community members...

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View boards and commissions General News
Posted on: October 1, 2019

Learn more about the proposed 2020 Mill and Overlay Project

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At its August 20, 2019 meeting, the Northfield City Council authorized the preparation of a formal feasibility study for the proposed 2020 Mill and Overlay Project. This study will be related to street improvements proposed for the 2020 construction seaso...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 28, 2019

Hydrant flushing

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Watermains in Northfield will be flushed between 9:00 p.m. to 6:00 a.m. starting on Sunday, October 6 and will conclude on Thursday, October 10, 2019.

Watermains are routinely flushed to remove minerals as they accumulate in the distribution system and to ...

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Public Works
Posted on: September 27, 2019

Spring Creek Bridge Replacement Road Closure

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Spring Creek Road will be closed at Spring Creek starting Monday, September 30, as the Spring Creek Bridge Replacement Project gets underway (see aerial photo). This project will include the removal and replacement of the Spring Creek Bridge over Spring C...

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Press Release Public Works
Posted on: September 25, 2019

Input wanted on local television government access channels and programming

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The City of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in short survey questions related to local television government access channels and programming by using POLCO, a public engagement platform. Survey results will be tabulated and shared with ...

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Take survey General News
Posted on: September 12, 2019

Input wanted on housing

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The City of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in short survey questions related to housing by using POLCO, a public engagement platform. Survey results will be tabulated and shared with the City Council and community through the city webs...

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Take survey General News
Posted on: August 22, 2019

TH246 & Jefferson Parkway Intersection

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The City of Northfield held an open house on August 21, 2019 to learn about the proposed improvements to the TH246 & Jefferson Parkway Intersection.  Please visit the project website at the link below to view the presentation and handout mate...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 5, 2019

Wastewater Treatment Plant release update

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The City of Northfield has concluded its internal investigation into the Wastewater Treatment Plant discharge from July 22, 2019 in which a maximum of 5,500 gallons of wastewater was released into the Cannon River. The investigation revealed that the disc...

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Public Works
Posted on: August 1, 2019

Community members are encouraged to sign up for email or text updates on city topics

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Community members are encouraged to sign up for email and text updates from the City of Northfield on various topics through the city’s website www.ci.northfield.mn.us/notify. Subscribers can choose which topics they are interested in. Topics ra...

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Sign up for emails or text updates General News
Posted on: July 23, 2019

Hands Free MN takes effect August 1

Hands Free law

A new law takes effect August 1 that prohibits drivers from manipulating their phones while driving. The new law allows a driver to use their cell phone to make calls, text, listen to music or podcasts and get directions, but only by voice commands or sin...

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Police
Posted on: July 18, 2019

New guidelines for drinking water; filtering recommended for infants

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Based on new guidelines, the City of Northfield is recommending households with infants one year of age or younger to filter water for manganese before consumption.

The Minnesota Department of Health has set new guidance levels for manganese in drinking wa...

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Additional Info... Public Works
Posted on: March 25, 2019

Compost Site

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Monday - ClosedTuesday - Friday 2:00PM- 7:00PM (or sunset)Saturday 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 hav...

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General News
Posted on: January 30, 2017

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