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Posted on: November 1, 2022

Normal Police Department encourages community to complete survey

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The Normal Police Department (NPD) launched a community survey as part of its ongoing accreditation process through the Commission on Accreditation of Law Enforcement Agencies (CALEA). The survey asks questions designed to measure and improve the quality ...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: October 31, 2022

Landscape Waste Collection Season Ending

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Normal, IL – October 31, 2022 – Landscape Waste Collection, which is a different program from Vacuum Leaf Collection, will end on Wednesday, Nov. 23, 2021.  After this date, Normal residents who have landscape waste to dispose...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: October 24, 2022

Leaf Collection Start Date

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The Town of Normal will start vacuuming leaves Monday, October 31, 2022.

Leaf crews work in one zone until it is complete.  This may take multiple days and collection is NOT a weekly event.  Please take a look at this interactive map&...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: September 20, 2022

Koos Elected to the IML Board of Directors

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Chicago – Sept. 20, 2022 – The Illinois Municipal League (IML) elected officers and members to its Board of Directors at its Annual Business Meeting, Sept. 17, as a part of the 109th IML Annual Conference at the Hilton Chicago. 

 The IML ...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: August 18, 2022

Sonya Mau Named Citizen of Year in Normal

Sonya Mau and Mayor Chris Koos

Normal, IL – Aug. 18, 2022 – Mayor Chris Koos announced Sonya Mau as the Town of Normal’s 2022 Citizen of the Year during the Town’s Appreciation Reception Wednesday. 

“When Sonya retired from her paid career many years ago, the community benefitt...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: August 9, 2022

Town of Normal launches mass notification system, encourages residents to enroll

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Normal, IL – Aug. 9, 2022 – The Town of Normal encourages residents to register for Notify Normal, a free mass communication system the Town recently launched to enhance its communication and interactions with the community by...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Town of Normal launches Home Rehabilitation Programs

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The Town of Normal announced three new programs to assist qualified homeowners with home repairs to help them stay in their homes safely. 

Under the Town’s new Homeowner Housing Rehabilitation Program, offerings include: 

  1. Emergency/Critica...
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Town of Normal News
Posted on: July 12, 2022

Town adds butterfly and bird-watching amenities to Underwood Park

A set of large butterfly wings on posts which provide a photo opportunity at Normal's Underwood P

NORMAL, Ill. – July 12, 2022 –Town of Normal Parks & Recreation added educational signs about monarch butterflies and a photo-worthy set of butterfly wings to Underwood Park in addition to new birdhouses designed to attract birds to the native habitat...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: January 19, 2022

Town of Normal unveils Open Data Portal

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The Town of Normal launched an online Open Data Portal on its website, making the Town’s data and information more transparent and relevant to residents through dashboards, interactive charts and maps. 

 The goal of the Open Data Portal i...

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