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Posted on: August 31, 2020

Normal Fire Stations CLOSED to Public; Programs Suspended

Following recommendations by McLean County Health Department, Illinois Department of Public Health (IDPH), and Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), to limit the spread of COVID-19, all Normal Fire Department stations are CLOSED to visitors unt...

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Posted on: July 9, 2020

"CANCELLED" Dress-Up Movies for October and November

October 24             1 pm               Frankenweenie

November 21         1 pm     ...

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Flyer Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 8, 2020

Breakfast with Santa December 5 & 6. Registration Underway

Pre-Registration is required for this event.

Flyer Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: October 15, 2020

Registration to receive a Phone Call From Santa begins Monday, November 2 at 8:30am

Santa make his calls on December 7 & 8 between 6 - 8pm to local children ages 2-10.

Flyer Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: September 17, 2020

Twilight and Family Specials at Ironwood Golf Course after 2pm EVERYDAY!

It is time to get into the swing of things at Ironwood Golf Course! Take advantage of our Family and Twilight Specials. 

Every day after 2pm children 17 & under can play free with each paying adult. 18 holes with a cart is only $33! 

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Normal Parks & Recreation News

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Small Cell Information

Small Cell

Telecommunications companies, such as Verizon, AT&T and others, are rolling out a small network throughout the nation to usher in next generation of wireless cellular technology.

Small Cell Information Site Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: March 23, 2020

Stream a Live Council Meeting

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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: January 23, 2020

Citizen Summit 2019-2020

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The Mayor and Town Council sought input from the community on ideas for Normal’s future as they update the Town’s Strategic Plan– a 15-year Vision – the preferred future; a 5-year Plan with outcome-based goals &...

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Citizen Summit Summary Report Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: November 20, 2019

Urban Connector (Underpass Project)

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View a short video on this project! 

In November 2019, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced the recipients of the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grants program. Fundin...

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Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: October 10, 2018

2040 Comprehensive Plan

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 The Town of Normal Comprehensive Plan is drawing praise within months of its adoption.  The Plan received the Daniel Burnham Award for an Outstanding Comprehensive Plan from the Illinois chapter of the American Planning Association (ILA...

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View the 2040 Comprehensive Plan Town of Normal Featured Topics

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Posted on: October 20, 2020

Outdoor dining on private property in the Town of Normal extended until further notice

The Town of Normal is extending permission for outdoor dining on private commercial properties and permitting portable heaters in accordance with temporary outdoor heating guidelines until further notice. 

“Outdoor dining has helped rest...

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Temporary Outdoor Heater Guidelines Town of Normal News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Normal offers alternative, safe, socially-distanced Halloween activities

Normal offers alternative, safe, socially-distanced Halloween activities

 

Normal, IL – Oct 1, 2020 – The Town of Normal Parks & Recreation Department and the Children’s Discovery Museum (CDM) off...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: October 1, 2020

Bloomington and Normal set trick or treat hours, provide safety tips for Halloween

Bloomington and Normal set trick or treat hours, 

provide safety tips for Halloween

 

Normal, IL – Oct 1, 2020 – The Town of Normal and City of Bloomington strongly discourage door-to-door trick-or-treating this year, while providing safety...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: September 24, 2020

Normal Theater reopening Oct. 1

The Normal Theater reopens for in-person showings Thursday, Oct. 1, just in time for the venue’s popular annual Manhattan Short Film Festival. 

Closed since March 13 for in-person film screenings, the Normal Theater used direct input fro...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: September 18, 2020

Bloomington and Normal Consolidated Plan Outreach Receive State Award

The City of Bloomington and Town of Normal 2020-2024 Consolidated Plans are drawing praise after their respective adoptions this summer. The Plans will receive the Public Outreach Award from the Illinois chapter of the American Planning Association (IL-AP...

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Posted on: September 10, 2020

Town of Normal Launches #maskupNormal Campaign

In response to requests from small business owners and citizens throughout Normal, Mayor Chris Koos launched the #maskupNormal campaign on Sept. 4. 

“We’re asking people to take responsibility for the role they play in helping ...

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#maskupNormal video - Jared Alcorn Town of Normal News
Posted on: September 3, 2020

The Town of Normal launches COVID-19-Related Housing Assistance Program

The Town of Normal announced a partnership with Mid Central Community Action (MCCA) to create an assistance program for residents suffering from income or job loss due to the pandemic. The program uses dollars the Town received as part of the Federal Coro...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: August 14, 2020

Message from Mayor Koos

The Town recognizes the many challenges our residents have faced during the COVID-19 pandemic. To help, the Water Department has waived all late fees and has not terminated services for the past few months. However, this practice will soon come to an end....

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Posted on: July 31, 2020

Town of Normal Appoints New Director of Communications and Community Relations

The Town of Normal named a new Director of Communications and Community Relations, effective Monday, August 24, 2020, per an announcement from City Manager Pam Reece. 

“We are extremely pleased Cathy Oloffson will be joining the Town of ...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: July 22, 2020

Outdoor dining in Town of Normal extended through Sunday, November 1

The Town of Normal is extending permission for outdoor dining through Sunday, November 1 unless weather conditions dictate otherwise.  

Businesses who previously applied for outdoor dining do not need to reapply.  Business owners who woul...

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Posted on: October 24, 2020

College Ave. Closure

The westbound College Avenue closure will continue between Beech Street and Linden Street thru next week.

The westbound College Avenue closure will continue between Beech Street and Linden Street thru next week. The eastbound College Avenue lane reduction  opened on Friday, Oct.  23.

It is anticipated that this area will reopen on Friday, Oct...

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Town of Normal Road Closures
Posted on: October 23, 2020

Media Release - Northbound Broadway Lane Reduction

On Monday, October 26th, 2020, there will be a lane reduction on Broadway, between W. Irving St. to W. Phoenix Ave., for sewer repairs.

Lane Reduction Notice

Normal, IL – October 23, 2020 – On Monday, October 26th, 2020, there will be a lane reduction on Broadway, between W. Irving St. to W. Phoenix Ave., for sewer repairs. This will be in the northbound lane o...

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Town of Normal Road Closures
Posted on: March 18, 2019

Media Release - East Raab Rd Street Closure

Normal, IL – March 18, 2019 – As of 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 East Raab Rd, from 500ft east of North Pointe Dr through to the intersection of Hershey Rd, will be closed to through traffic. Access to residential properties will be maintained.

Media Release - East Raab Rd Street Closure

Normal, IL – March 18, 2019 – As of 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 East Raab Rd, from 500ft east of North Pointe Dr through to the intersection of Hershey Rd, will be closed to through...

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Town of Normal Road Closures