Posted on: January 5, 2012

Get Emergency Alerts and Texts from NFD

Did you know you can get information on the go from NFD? Text "Follow NormalFire" to 40404 and get emergency alerts, traffic advisories and other information straight to your cell phone!

@NormalFire on Twitter Normal Fire Department News

Posted on: October 24, 2017

Weather Updates

In case of inclement weather, please call the Rec-Line at 309-433-3434 for updates and cancellations.

Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Cubs vs Brewers on April 7th at Milwaukee..Tickets go on sale March 7th

Family Trip! Chartered bus and ticket included in the price - $70. No alcohol allowed on bus.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: December 15, 2017

Lifeguard Training offered in March for potential employment...Register NOW

Interested in becoming a Lifeguard for Normal Parks Summer Aquatics? Apply today! Also, sign up for the Lifeguard training class. Must pass training to be considered for employment.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Park Shelter, Field Reservations, Pool Rentals & Pool B'day Parties Begin March 1st, 8:30 am

Reservations must be made in person at the Parks & Rec office, 100 E. Phoenix Ave.

Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 6, 2018

Season Pool Pass Super Early Bird Discount Begins March 1-31! $35 per person

April 1 - 30                                $40

May 1 thru end of season  $45

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 22, 2018

Accepting Applications for Summer Positions

Interviews begin in March for Summer Hiring.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 7, 2018

Community Garden Renewals Underway

The Town of Normal will open registration for its two popular organic community gardens on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. for Normal residents only. Proof of residency will be required (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, tax bill, etc.). Non-residents...

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Learn about Community Gardens Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 27, 2017

Dress-Up Movie...Smurfs: The Lost Village, March 10th at 1:00 pm

Come dressed up as your favorite character or bring your favorite prop from the show. Before the movie begins, audience members will be encouraged to come up on stage and show off their outfits and props. Each attendee under the age of 10 will receive a s...

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Posted on: January 23, 2018

FREE Tree Planting Seminar, April 28th at 9:00 am

Visit with our Town of Normal Horticulture & Forestry staff as they discuss how to choose, plant and care for a tree.What types provide the best shade? Avoid disease? Are low maintenance?

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

Adult Social Dances...May 12

Community Activity Center, 7 - 10pm, $5 per person.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 14, 2018

Laser Tag Parties

A Fun New Party Idea!

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Let's Bring Back Dance every Tuesday, 7:00-9:00pm...Drop in $3 per person

Located at the Community Activity Center, 1110 Douglas St.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 24, 2017

Adult Drop-in Basketball on Wednesdays & Thursdays

$2 per evening at Sugar Creek Elementary School and Kingsley Jr. High School (Arend's Gym).  See Flyer for more details.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Doggie Easter Egg Hunt, March 24th, 2:00-4:00pm at Maxwell Dog Park

Recommended $5 donation. All proceeds benefit local animal shelters.

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 6, 2018

FREE for All Ages!!! Pickleball Play Days for Beginners

Saturday, April 14, 10 am - noon

Sunday, April 29, 1:00 - 3:00 pm

Saturday, May 18, 10:00 am - noon

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

High School Summer Theatre 2018 Productions

Little Shop of Horrors, June 14-17 & 21-24, 7pm and Seven Brides for Seven Brothers, July 19-22 & 26-29, 7pm

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: January 24, 2018

High School Summer Theatre 2018 Auditions

April 27, 6:00-9:00pm & April 28th 12:30-4:00 pm

Flyer {PDF} Normal Parks & Recreation News

Posted on: July 6, 2017

BN Advantage

A photo of Uptown Normal in the background with the BN Advantage logo in the foreground.

BN Advantage is a strategy to advance the region's vitality and foster  growth by building on McLean County's reputation as an employment and  lifestyle destination.

BN Advantage is a community initiative; we recognize that  Bloo...

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Posted on: June 27, 2016

Connect Transit

Blue and gree logo with the words Connect Transit.

Beginning with horse-drawn coaches and progressing through today’s modern buses, there is a long tradition of public transportation in Bloomington-Normal dating back to the 1800s. However, it was not until the private National City Lines bus company left ...

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Visit Connect-Transit.com. Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Ecology Action Center

Grey and green logo with the words Ecology Action Center.

The Ecology Action Center is a not-for-profit environmental agency with a mission to inspire and assist residents of McLean County, Illinois in creating, strengthening and preserving a healthy environment. The EAC acts as a central resource for environmen...

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Posted on: June 27, 2016

Stream a Live Council Meeting

Round about

Council meetings are streamed live on YouTube (the first and third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm). Previously recorded meetings are also available for viewing (see videos tab).

Watch Live Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: June 1, 2016

Bicycle Friendly Community

Bicycle Friendly Community Bronze Level Designation Badge

The Town of Normal was recognized in November 2014 by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community, joining more than 325 visionary communities from across the country.

Bike Normal Town of Normal Featured Topics

Posted on: February 16, 2018

It's Pothole Weather

Potholes and Street Repairs

Potholes are a part of life for winter drivers in Central Illinois.  The Town has received several communications from citizens who are concerned about potholes on various streets in the Town, but please understand that...

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Posted on: February 7, 2018

Town of Normal Announces Community Garden Registration and Renewals

The Town of Normal will open registration for its two popular organic community gardens on Tuesday, March 13, 2018 at 8:30 a.m. for Normal residents only. Proof of residency will be required (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, tax bill, etc.). Non-residents...

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Learn about Community Gardens Town of Normal News
Posted on: February 5, 2018

Proposed 20-Year Solid Waste Plan

The Council will discuss the proposed McLean County 20-Year Solid Waste Plan at the Town Council Meeting on 2/5/2018. To view the plan in its entirety, follow the link:

20-Year Solid Waste Plan (100 pages) Town of Normal News
Posted on: January 23, 2018

Pamela Reece Named New Normal City Manager

Chris Koos, the mayor of the Town of Normal announced this morning that Pamela Reece will be the next City Manager of the Town of Normal. Ms. Reece will succeed Mark Peterson, who retires effective the end of March.

Mayor Koos said that the Town received 4...

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Video of Special Announcement Town of Normal News
Posted on: August 7, 2017

City Manager Mark Peterson Announces Plan to Retire at the End of March 2018

Normal City Manager Mark R. Peterson announced today that he plans to retire from the Town of Normal at the end of March 2018.  “I chose to make this announcement several months in advance of my actual retirement date in order to give t...

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Posted on: February 1, 2018

Belt Dr. Closure

Belt Dr. between Maplewood Dr. and Ethell Parkway will be closed to all traffic beginning Thursday, January 25, 2018 and remain closed until approximately March 15, 2018. Closure is required for repair work on the Belt Dr. bridge over Sugar Creek.

Belt Dr. between Maplewood Dr. and Ethell Parkway will be closed to all traffic beginning Thursday, January 25, 2018 and remain closed until approximately March 15, 2018. Closure is required for repair work on the Belt Dr. bridge over Sugar Creek.

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Town of Normal Road Closures