News Flash

Posted on: June 22, 2021

Highway 19 closure and detour

Highway 19 near Carleton College detour map

Highway 19 will be closed near the Carleton College campus on Wednesday, June 23 for work related to heating system upgrades that are currently ongoing at Carleton College.

A detour will be posted routing traffic around the work area.

The City of Northfield...

Highway 19 detour...

Public Works
Posted on: June 18, 2021

Highway 246 and Jefferson Parkway roundabout tunnel closures

Highway 246 and Jefferson Parkway roundabout tunnel connecting to Mill Towns Trail

The pedestrian tunnels under the roundabout at Highway 246 and Jefferson Parkway will be periodically closed beginning June 21 for mural painting. The four tunnels will be closed one at a time allowing pedestrians and bicyclists to safely detour around th...

Roundabout tunnel...

Public Works
Posted on: June 15, 2021

Fireworks are back! Independence Day fireworks July 3; city offices closed July 5

Fireworks

After cancelling fireworks during the COVID-19 pandemic, the Northfield fireworks display will be held on Saturday, July 3 starting at 10 p.m. at Northfield Middle School. Viewing areas near the fireworks display include Northfield Middle School parking l...

Fireworks...

General News
Posted on: June 4, 2021

Free, public Wi-Fi available throughout city

Wi-Fi sign outside the Northfield Public Library

The City of Northfield has installed wireless access points in and around city properties to help residents, businesses, and visitors access the city’s free wireless network more reliably. Areas marked with signs in windows and posts outside bui...

Free city Wi-Fi...

General News
Posted on: June 3, 2021

Note from the Mayor: wishing people well

Rhonda Pownell 2017

In honor of Memorial Day I want to take this moment to remember all of our National Guard, Army, Navy, Air Force, Coast Guard, and Marines that sacrificed their lives defending our nation. We remember and are grateful for your courage and commitment. &...

wishing people well ...

General News