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Posted on: October 2, 2019



Last Updated: 10/4/2019 9:30 AM

The Connecticut Department of Transportation (CTDOT) is announcing that the Stroffolino Bridge carrying Route 136 over the Norwalk River will be closed to all vehicular, pedestrian, and water traffic on the following dates a...

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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

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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


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.


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Posted on: March 6, 2019

Norwalk Carryout Bag Ordinance

Spotlight - Bag Ordinance

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


James Street Bridge over the Silvermine River



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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