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Posted on: November 27, 2019

South Norwalk Secret Santa Program Gets Boost with Donated Toys

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On November 26, 2019, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling presented more than 100 donated toys to community leader Ernie Dumas who runs a Secret Santa Program in South Norwalk. The new toys were collected in September at the annual Walter Camp Day at the Yale ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index Scorecard Released

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The City of Norwalk is pleased to announce that it scored 97 out of possible 100 points on the 2019 Municipal Equality Index as evaluated by the Human Rights Campaign. In 2018, Norwalk scored a 71, and in 2019, scored a 97 – an increase of 26 points.

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Posted on: September 25, 2019

Norwalk Revolution 15U team captured the 2019 World Series in Bismarck, ND

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On August 15, 2019, the Norwalk Revolution 15U team captured the 2019 World Series in Bismarck, ND. The win capped off a miraculous summer of exciting victories for the team. Norwalk went undefeated up until the World Series. They defeated Keene, NH in th...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Mayor Rilling announces $4 million in ongoing investments in the Wall Street/West Avenue Corridor

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(Norwalk, Conn.)  On September 20, 2019, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling was joined by area stakeholders in announcing more than $4 million in investments occurring along the Wall Street and West Avenue corridor over the next 12-18 months d...

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Posted on: August 19, 2019

Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling unveils the “Mayor’s Dashboard”

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(Norwalk, Conn.)  On Monday, August 19, 2019, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling officially unveiled the new “Mayor’s Dashboard” - an interactive look at the information and statistics that help guide the city. The Mayor’s Dashboard is a we...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Reminder: plastic bags cannot go into recycling bins

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(Norwalk, Conn.)  It has been one month since an ordinance prohibiting single-use plastic bags went into effect in Norwalk. City officials remind residents that any plastic bags in circulation cannot be placed into their blue recycling ...

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Posted on: August 2, 2019

Norwalk receives a grant to preserve historic death records

The City of Norwalk was recently awarded a $10,500 grant from the Connecticut State Library Historic Documents Preservation Program to preserve death records more than 100 years old.

Through the grant, the City will preserve the death records from 1880-189...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

City of Norwalk sells $50 million in bonds at 2.59% interest rate

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City’s “Triple A” bond rating will save taxpayers an estimated $1.5 million in interest expenses 

(Norwalk, Conn.) – Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling announced today the results of a $50 million general obligation bond sale. A total of 11 c...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Mayor Rilling: Why We Need a Community Services Department

Norwalk is a fantastic community and I brag about all we have to offer every chance I get. From our stunning parks and beaches and excellent public schools to a vibrant downtown and beautiful neighborhoods, there is something in Norwalk for everyone.

While...

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Posted on: March 19, 2019

Norwalk Fire Department responded to a reported chimney fire

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The Norwalk Fire Department responded to a reported chimney fire at the Rowayton Woods Condominiums, off Highland Avenue, at 4:20pm on March 19th. Upon arrival of fire companies, heavy fire had already penetrated through the roof of unit 123 Rowayton Wood...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Norwalk Carryout Bag Ordinance

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The Carryout bag ordinance takes effect July 8, 2019 and prohibits the use of plastic carryout bags.  

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Intersection Improvement Project on Rt. 1 between Strawberry Hill Ave. and County St.

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Motorists can expect lane closures on Westport Ave U.S. Route 1, Strawberry Hill Avenue and County St. during night time only. Lanes will be operational during the day time. 

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award for 7th consecutive accreditation.

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On March 24, 2018, the Norwalk Department of Police Service received its seventh reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. ("CALEA"). The award was presented to the Norwalk Department of Police Servi...

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

The Annual Holiday Tree Lighting at Norwalk City Hall December 6th

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Norwalk City HallHoliday Tree Lighting Celebration

Friday December 6, 20196:00 pm to 7:15 pm

Front Lawn of Norwalk City Hall125 East Avenue, Norwalk, CT

(in case of rain, it will be held in the Concert Hall)

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Posted on: November 27, 2019

South Norwalk Secret Santa Program Gets Boost with Donated Toys

Secret Santa Toy Donation Table

On November 26, 2019, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling presented more than 100 donated toys to community leader Ernie Dumas who runs a Secret Santa Program in South Norwalk. The new toys were collected in September at the annual Walter Camp Day at the Yale ...

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Posted on: November 21, 2019

Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index Scorecard Released

2019 Human Rights Campaign Municipal Equality Index Cover Photo

The City of Norwalk is pleased to announce that it scored 97 out of possible 100 points on the 2019 Municipal Equality Index as evaluated by the Human Rights Campaign. In 2018, Norwalk scored a 71, and in 2019, scored a 97 – an increase of 26 points.

“Ever...

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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Mayor Rilling announces $4 million in ongoing investments in the Wall Street/West Avenue Corridor

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(Norwalk, Conn.)  On September 20, 2019, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling was joined by area stakeholders in announcing more than $4 million in investments occurring along the Wall Street and West Avenue corridor over the next 12-18 months d...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

City of Norwalk sells $50 million in bonds at 2.59% interest rate

Norwalk Brandmark

City’s “Triple A” bond rating will save taxpayers an estimated $1.5 million in interest expenses 

(Norwalk, Conn.) – Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling announced today the results of a $50 million general obligation bond sale. A total of 11 c...

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Posted on: April 15, 2019

Mayor Rilling: Why We Need a Community Services Department

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Norwalk is a fantastic community and I brag about all we have to offer every chance I get. From our stunning parks and beaches and excellent public schools to a vibrant downtown and beautiful neighborhoods, there is something in Norwalk for everyone.

While...

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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Norwalk Carryout Bag Ordinance

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The Carryout bag ordinance takes effect July 8, 2019 and prohibits the use of plastic carryout bags.  

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Posted on: February 13, 2019

James Street Bridge Closure Beginning 2/25/19

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James Street Bridge over the Silvermine River

FULL BRIDGE CLOSURE 

BEGINNING 2/25/19

February 11, 2019

Dear Residents & Property Owners,

The City of Norwalk, under the State Project #102-320 - Rehabilitation of James Street Bridge over the Silverm...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award

NPD 2018 CALEA Award

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award for 7th consecutive accreditation.

On March 24, 2018, the Norwalk Department of Police Service received its seventh reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (&quo...

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