Posted on: February 1, 2017

Facility Rental

Rent our facilities for your next party or special event.

Facility Rental Page
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Summer Activity Guide

The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is available! Check out what's going on!

Summer Activity Guide (PDF)

Posted on: January 5, 2012

Get Emergency Alerts and Texts from NFD

Did you know you can get information on the go from NFD? Text "Follow NormalFire" to 40404 and get emergency alerts, traffic advisories and other information straight to your cell phone!

@NormalFire on Twitter

Posted on: May 26, 2017

NEW!!! Parents Night Out

Parents: Plan a night out and drop your 7-11 year olds off at Anderson Aquatic Center for an evening of FUN! See attached flyer for registration details.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: May 5, 2017

NEW PROGRAM FOR ADULTS! Beginner Tap

This class will help you brush up on steps or allow you to try tap for the first time.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: May 5, 2017

NEW! Tiny Tappers for 3-5 year olds

A perfect introduction to tap dance.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: April 26, 2017

Celebrate the 4th of July in Fairview Park!

Gather the family and begin your festivities at Fairview Aquatic Center and end it with the annual Sky Concert. Fireworks begin at dusk (approx. 9:15 pm)

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: April 14, 2017

Sounds of Connie Link Amphitheatre presents: The Shanties 5:30 pm, June 1st

Coming Up: Kevin Hart & The Vibe Tribe performs June 4th @ 4pm.
Bring a blanket or lawn chair to sit on and enjoy a variety of music this summer. Concerts are Free.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: March 20, 2017

Dress-Up Movie...Trolls, June 23rd at 8:15 pm.

Come dressed up as your favorite character or bring your favorite prop from the show. Before the movie begins, audience members will be encouraged to come up on stage and show off their outfits and props. Each attendee under the age of 10 will receive a s...

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Flyer
Posted on: March 2, 2017

2017 Summer Activity Guide now Available!

Summer Program Registration for Normal Residents begins: April 10th.
Summer Program Registration for Non-Residents begins: April 17th.

Summer Activity Guide
Posted on: March 2, 2017

Fairview Family Aquatic Center opens for season May 27th, 11 am to 8 pm

Passes are available to purchase in the Parks & Rec office, M-F, 8:30-5 p.m.
They can also be purchased at Fairview Family Aquatic Center beginning May 27th, 11a.m. - 8 p.m. Fee: $45 per person.

Renewal Form
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Circus Experience Birthday Parties hosted by Cirquemania, Inc.

Let Cirquemania host your party at the Normal Community Activity Center. Children 5 years and older will enjoy experiencing the fun of aerial silks, rola-bola, tight wire, juggling, hula-hooping, clown noses and makeup, games, hamster ball races and a cir...

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Flyer
Posted on: September 14, 2016

Weather Updates

In case of inclement weather, please call the Rec-Line at 309-433-3434 for updates and cancellations.


Posted on: April 27, 2017

Uptown Railroad Pedestrian Crossing Comments

a photo of the cover page of the Alternatives Analysis

Recently, the Town engaged WSP/Parsons Brinckerhoff to assist with identifying, evaluating, and ultimately determining which pedestrian rail crossing alternatives.
Starting April 28 and for the next 30 days, the Town is accepting public comments.

Submit your comments
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Connect Transit

Blue and gree logo with the words Connect Transit.

Beginning with horse-drawn coaches and progressing through today’s modern buses, there is a long tradition of public transportation in Bloomington-Normal dating back to the 1800s. However, it was not until the private National City Lines bus company left ...

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Visit Connect-Transit.com.
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Ecology Action Center

Grey and green logo with the words Ecology Action Center.

The Ecology Action Center is a not-for-profit environmental agency with a mission to inspire and assist residents of McLean County, Illinois in creating, strengthening and preserving a healthy environment. The EAC acts as a central resource for environmen...

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Visit EcologyActionCenter.org.
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Stream a Live Council Meeting

Round about

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).

Watch Live
Posted on: June 1, 2016

Bicycle Friendly Community

Bicycle Friendly Community Bronze Level Designation Badge

The Town of Normal was recognized in November 2014 by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community, joining more than 325 visionary communities from across the country.

Bike Normal

Posted on: May 24, 2017

Destihl Ribbon Cutting Signals North Veterans Parkway is Open for More Business

As Destihl opens its new $14 million production brewery, retail taproom, and restaurant on Greenbriar Drive in north Normal, infrastructure upgrades to the area just east of Veterans Parkway and south of Interstate 55 could be just the ticket to encourage...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Public Works Summer Hours

Effective Monday, May 29, 2017, 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 no later than 6:00 a.m. on the day of collectio...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Self-Service Electronics Recycling Summer Hours

Self-Service Electronics Recycling hours for McLean County residents will change to 6:00 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Monday – Friday, beginning Tuesday, May 30, 2017 through Friday, September 1, 2017.. Electronics recycling will not be available on Memo...

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Posted on: May 23, 2017

Memorial Day Refuse Collection

On Memorial Day, Monday, May 29, 2017, only household waste and recycling will be collected in the Town of Normal. All other waste collection services (bulk waste, landscape waste and brush), for residents with Monday collection, will be collected later i...

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Posted on: March 14, 2017

Rate Our Public Places!

What is your favorite public place in Normal? We want to learn about your favorite public places, formal or informal. This input gives us an understanding of the special places that must be protected and hopefully replicated.

Additional Info...
Posted on: March 6, 2017

March Normal Newsline

Bike Share 309, The Monarch Mayor, Normal Theater Live Offerings, and More! Check out all the exciting things happening in the Town of Normal in the upcoming months.

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Posted on: May 26, 2017

Willow Street Closure

Willow St. between Fell Ave. and School St. will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 30, 2017.

Willow St. between Fell Ave. and School St. will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7:00 a.m., Tuesday, May 30, 2017 and remain closed through Friday, June 2, 2017 for utility construction associated with the Lodge II apartment project.  T...

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

University Street and University Court Closures

University St. and University Ct. from Willow St. to Bowles St. are
now closed to through traffic until further notice

University St. and University Ct. from Willow St. to Bowles St. are now closed to through traffic until further notice for a water main replacement project. Local
traffic only is permitted in the area. This closure was originally scheduled for Monday, Ma...Read on...

Posted on: May 16, 2017

Towanda Avenue Closure

Towanda Ave. south of Ironwood Country Club Dr. will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7:00 a.m., Friday, May 19, 2017 and remain closed until 5:00 p.m., Tuesday , May 30, 2017

Towanda Ave. south of Ironwood Country Club Dr. will be closed to through traffic beginning at 7:00 a.m., Friday, May 19, 2017 and remain closed until 5:00 p.m., Tuesday , May 30, 2017 weather permitting, for replacement of the Ironwood Golf Course cart p...Read on...

Posted on: December 21, 2016

Uptown Circle Traffic Restrictions

As a part of the One Uptown Circle construction project, beginning on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, there will be a change to the traffic pattern in Uptown Normal between Uptown Circle and Broadway Street.

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As a part of the One Uptown Circle construction project, beginning on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, there will be a change to the traffic pattern in Uptown Normal between Uptown Circle and Broadway Street.

  • North Street from the Upto...
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Posted on: November 21, 2016

West Beaufort Lane Closure

Due to construction of One Uptown on the Circle, the westbound lane of W. Beaufort Street will be closed beginning Monday, November 28 to all traffic from Uptown Circle to the ingress/egress of the Uptown Station parking deck. The closure is anticipated ...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Interactive Map of Road Closures

View interactive map of all Town of Normal Road Closures. See below posts for additional road closure information.

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