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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Norwalk Milling and Paving Update

Beginning Monday, September 23, 2019, Butler Street and the parking lot of the Norwalk Transfer station are scheduled to be milled and paved as part of the City’s annual paving program. Work will be performed during the day on Butler Street and ...

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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: September 3, 2019

Mayor Harry W. Rilling announces changes in Tax Assessor’s office

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Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling announced that he had accepted letters of resignation from Norwalk Tax Assessor Michael Stewart and Assistant Tax Assessor William O’Brien. Stewart will be retiring on August 30, while O’Brien will begin ...

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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: July 12, 2019

New “RecPath” installed at Calf Pasture Beach expands ADA access

On Monday, July 8, a new “RecPath” was installed at Calf Pasture Beach, creating an accessible pathway from the existing walkway across the sand toward the waterline. The mat provides greater access to the sand and water for those with physical disabiliti...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

City of Norwalk begins annual street paving program

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The City of Norwalk has begun its annual street paving program in various parts of the City. This week, work started in the area of Nolan Street. This year, Norwalk expects to pave nearly 12 centerlane miles. The City is investing $6.8 million into paving...

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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: February 28, 2019

New ‘Do Not Enter’ signs installed on Chestnut Street

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New ‘Do Not Enter’ signs have been installed at the intersections of Chestnut Street and Concord Street, and Chestnut Street and Henry Street to help alleviate traffic and safety concerns during student arrival and dismissal. When the signs are in operati...

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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: September 10, 2019

Let Us Know

The Western Connecticut Health Network is conducting a short community survey to learn more about you and your community's health needs.  

Your voice matters to this process.  The survey takes less than 10 minutes to complete.  T...

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Posted on: September 9, 2019

Volunteer with the Norwalk Health Department

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The Norwalk Health Department needs adults who live or work in the Norwalk and New Canaan areas for key positions on its Emergency Response Team (ERT). This team of volunteers—which includes people with both medical and non-medical backgrounds&a...

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Posted on: July 23, 2019

Dispose of Your Medications Safely this Summer

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For many Norwalkers, summertime means hosting and entertaining family and friends for cookouts, reunions, and other get togethers. As part of your summer party preparations, the Norwalk Health Department asks you to safely dispose of unused medications be...

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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: September 10, 2019

Join Mayor Harry Rilling at the 2019 Mayor’s Trophy Golf Tournament

The 2019 Mayor's Golf Tournament at Oak Hills Park

Proceeds from the event go directly toward the preservation and upkeep of Oak Hills Park 

(Norwalk, Conn.) – On Monday, September 23, 2019, Oak Hills Park in Norwalk, Conn. will host the 2019 Mayor’s Trophy Go...

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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: July 12, 2019

New “RecPath” installed at Calf Pasture Beach expands ADA access

On Monday, July 8, a new “RecPath” was installed at Calf Pasture Beach, creating an accessible pathway from the existing walkway across the sand toward the waterline. The mat provides greater access to the sand and water for those with...

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Posted on: July 2, 2019

City of Norwalk begins annual street paving program

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The City of Norwalk has begun its annual street paving program in various parts of the City. This week, work started in the area of Nolan Street. This year, Norwalk expects to pave nearly 12 centerlane miles. The City is investing $6.8 million into paving...

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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 28, 2019

New ‘Do Not Enter’ signs installed on Chestnut Street

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New ‘Do Not Enter’ signs have been installed at the intersections of Chestnut Street and Concord Street, and Chestnut Street and Henry Street to help alleviate traffic and safety concerns during student arrival and dismissal. When the ...

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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

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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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