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Posted on: May 30, 2020

Mayor Rilling on the Death of George Floyd and Ongoing Protests

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“There is no legal or moral justification for the actions taken by Minneapolis Police Officers that claimed Mr. Floyd’s life. Placing a knee on someone’s neck is never an appropriate use of force. Police Officers are there to...

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Posted on: May 27, 2020

Dog license renewals due in June

Last year, the City of Norwalk issued nearly 2,700 dog licenses. All of these licenses must be renewed for 2020, and any new dogs over six months of age or currently unlicensed must also register. Dog licenses will be available on Monday, June 1, 2020. Al...

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Posted on: May 22, 2020

City receives 11,000 surgical masks from Grace Farms Foundation

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On May 22, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling was joined by Grace Farms Foundation and the Norwalk Police Department at City Hall to accept a donation of 11,000 surgical masks. Rod Khattabi, Chief Accountability Officer & Justice Initiative Director...

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Posted on: May 20, 2020

Additional Outdoor Dining & Retail Space Available on Washington Street

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To support businesses along Washington Street, Mayor Harry W. Rilling authorized the installation of concrete barriers along the south side of the street to allow the full use of the sidewalk for outdoor dining and retail for the 2020 Spring/Summer season...

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Posted on: May 19, 2020

Phase One of Reopen Norwalk Plan Starts May 20

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Phase One of the Reopen Norwalk Plan starts tomorrow, May 20, 2020. As part of the plan, vehicular access to Calf Pasture Beach and Shady Beach will be restored at 50% capacity to help with social distancing. Norwalk residents are asked to verify their li...

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Posted on: May 16, 2020

The Wall That Heals Visit to Norwalk Postponed

The City of Norwalk, American Legion Post 12, and Veterans of Foreign Wars Post 603 announced that The Wall That Heals visit to Norwalk originally scheduled for this August has been postponed. The joint decision was made out of an abundance of caution, giv...

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Posted on: May 15, 2020

Mayor Rilling announces new outdoor dining and retail permit process

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Mayor Harry Rilling announced on May 15, 2020 that the City of Norwalk would begin accepting outdoor dining and outdoor retail permits on Monday, May 18. This new expedited permit process will be done entirely online.

“We wanted to make this proc...

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Posted on: May 12, 2020

Mayor Rilling Releases Reopen Norwalk Plan

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On May 12, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling released the Reopen Norwalk Plan focused on municipal services and facilities. The plan is tentatively scheduled to start on May 20, 2020, to align with the State of Connecticut Reopening Plan. The Mayor&...

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Posted on: May 11, 2020

New Online System for Parks Parking and Disposal Passes

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The City of Norwalk has created a new online system for residents to verify their vehicle status and print new Parks Parking and Disposal Passes. The system is available at norwalkct.org/passes.

The new system was created following recent changes to the re...

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Posted on: May 8, 2020

City of Norwalk Refunding All Summer Camp Fees

City officials announced on Friday, May 8 that refunds are being issued to anyone who put down a deposit or fully paid for Summer Play & Learn Camp in Norwalk through the Recreation and Parks Department. Refunds will begin May 12, 2020, and families w...

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Posted on: April 24, 2020

Norwalk to receive CDBG-CV funding for coronavirus outbreak.

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Norwalk that it will receive an allocation of $521,436 in CDBG-CV funding to be used to prevent, prepare for, and respond to the coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak.

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Mayor Rilling Orders Closures

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling ordered hair salons, nail salons, barbershops, massage spas, tattoo parlors, tanning salons, body care and body art shops to close by 8 p.m. Mayor Rilling issued the order under the powers of a C...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Health and City News

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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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