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Posted on: August 6, 2021

Two Million More Dehumidifiers Recalled for Fire Hazard – Check Yours Now

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NORMAL  –  A recently issued consumer safety recall involving more than 2 million dehumidifiers under numerous brand names is causing serious concerns that they will start fires in homes across the country.    ...

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Posted on: August 4, 2022

Fall 2022 Activity Guide

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Fall 2022 Activity Guide will be available online 5 p.m., Monday, August 8.  
Registration begins 8:30 a.m. Friday, August 12. 
Note: Fall and Winter/Spring Activity Guides will not be mailed.
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Posted on: July 29, 2022

Town of Normal adds buzz-worthy hotel at One Normal Plaza

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FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Wendy Long

Communications & Marketing Specialist

309-433-3420

wlong@normalil.gov 

Town of Normal adds buzz-worthy hotel at One Normal Plaza

 

NORMAL, Ill. – July 29, 2022  The Town...

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Posted on: February 10, 2022

Potential Future Park Property in Normal

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Initial Exploration for a Future Park Property in Normal

The Town of Normal Parks and Recreation department has taken preliminary steps in planning for a future park in north Normal.  The 17-acre property is north of Ironwood on Town property, alo...

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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).

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Posted on: July 13, 2022

Uptown South Master Plan

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Project Description:

The Town of Normal wants community members to help envision the future of Uptown South in advance of the construction of the Uptown Connector/Underpass (Link to that project page). The Uptown Connector/Underpass will connect Uptown Nor...

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Posted on: August 2, 2022

Normal Uptown Connector/Underpass Project

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Project Description:

The underpass will provide: 

  • pedestrian, bicycle and passenger access beneath the Union Pacific Railroad, connecting the north and south passenger platforms for Amtrak passengers and providing a safe and accessible passage for ...
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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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Posted on: August 25, 2021

Town of Normal Community Video Tour

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

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Posted on: August 1, 2022

Medici Muralist Revisits her Iconic Uptown Normal Artwork

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Hospitality workers sometimes go to great lengths to create a memorable experience—and sometimes, to great heights.

Artist Lauran (Bly) Bryant went above and beyond her waitstaff duties at Medici restaurant when, as a young employee, she was comm...

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Posted on: July 21, 2022

Normal plans public meeting to gather additional feedback on Uptown South

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The Town of Normal announced plans for an online public meeting for the community to provide feedback on the future of Uptown South, the area south of the railroad tracks near City Hall. 

“The public meeting is another way we are encouraging the c...

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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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Posted on: July 12, 2022

Town adds butterfly and bird-watching amenities to Underwood Park

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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 t...

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Posted on: May 23, 2022

Public Works Summer Hours

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Normal, IL – May 23, 2022 – Effective Monday, May 30, 2022, Public Works’ crews will begin working summer hours from 6:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. As always, residents should make sure any items for collection are placed at the curb...

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Posted on: April 29, 2022

Bloomington-Normal Change Website Names to .Gov Domain for Added Security

To provide enhanced security and privacy for website users, the City of Bloomington and Town of Normal website names are moving to .gov domains, www.bloomingtonil.gov and www.normalil.gov, respectively, effective May 1. 

“The Cybersecurit...

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Posted on: April 14, 2022

Bloomington-Normal Approve New Electric Aggregation Provider

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The City of Bloomington and Town of Normal recently approved Constellation NewEnergy, Inc. to serve as the new Electric Aggregation program supplier following a competitive bid process. This supplier, which will replace Homefield Energy,...

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Posted on: April 12, 2022

Normal names new chief of police; Retiring chief reflects on long-time career in law enforcement

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Town of Normal City Manager Pamela Reece selected Steve Petrilli to be the next chief of police for the Normal Police Department (NPD). 

“Steve has been with the NPD since 1999 and is a proven leader with experience in many different roles. He has...

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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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Posted on: December 17, 2021

Normal launches GIS-based Community Investment Plan

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Normal, IL – Dec. 17, 2021 – The Town of Normal unveiled a new tool to help residents more easily learn where and how monies are being spent throughout the community.

The tool, a geographic information system (GIS)-based version of the Town’s Comm...

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Posted on: August 3, 2022

Rail Crossing Closure

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Normal, IL – August 3, 2022 – Beginning Monday, August 8, at 6:00 pm the Union Pacific Railroad will be closing the Fort Jesse rail crossing

Normal, IL – August 3, 2022 – Beginning Monday, August 8, at 6:00 pm the Union Pacific Railroad will be closing the Fort Jesse rail crossing to make necessary track repairs. The closure is expected to last until 6:00 pm on August 10, 2...

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