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Posted on: February 19, 2021

Fire Damages Garage at Ironwood Gardens Apartments

Fire Damages Garage at Ironwood Gardens Apartments

Friday, February 19, 2021

 

NORMAL  –   Firefighters made a rapid attack on a fire that broke out in a nine-unit tenant garage at a major apartment complex yeste...

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Normal Fire Department News
Posted on: February 16, 2021

Normal Fire Investigators Determine Origin and Cause of Sugar Creek Apartments Fire

NORMAL  –  The Normal Fire Department Investigation Team has concluded the investigation into the origin and cause of the fire that heavily damaged or destroyed twelve apartments at the Sugar Creek Apartments at 606 S. Linden S...

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Normal Fire Department News
Posted on: February 14, 2021

Derailed Train Cleanup Leads to Fire in Damaged Cargo; Non-Toxic Runoff

Train Fire Upon Arrival - NFD Media Picture

NORMAL  –   Cleanup efforts from the derailed train incident on the Union Pacific Railroad tracks yesterday sparked a fire which consumed at least two semi trailers full of cargo and lead to concerns about runoff into Sugar Cre...
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Normal Fire Department News
Posted on: February 13, 2021

Firefighters Battle 3-Alarm Blaze at Sugar Creek Apartments

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NORMAL  –  Firefighters battled freezing temperatures at a multi-alarm blaze at Sugar Creek Apartments at 606 S. Linden Street this afternoon.   The fire destroyed or heavily damaged twelve apartments, but fortunately all tenant...

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Posted on: February 4, 2021

Normal Community Garden Renewals and Registration Opening

Normal, IL – Feb. 4, 2021 – Registration for two organic community gardens in Normal opens at the Normal Parks and Recreation office,100 East Phoenix Avenue, at 8:30 a.m. Tuesday, March 9 for Normal residents and at 8:30 a.m. Thursday,...

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Normal Parks & Recreation News
Posted on: February 2, 2021

Purchase DIY Egg Hunt Kits March 29-April 2! $10 each

Two choices of Kits: 5 and under or 6 and up. We supply 10 filled eggs, an at-home scavenger hunt and other fun Easter supplies.

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Posted on: February 2, 2021

"FREE" Easter Egg Hunt Scramble - March 18-29

For more details and the answer sheet, visit www.NormalParks.org/EggHunt

Answer sheets must be turned into the Normal Parks office, 100 E. Phoenix Ave. or email to hrazo@normal.org no later than March 29th!

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Posted on: February 9, 2021

Registration Underway for Hip Hop I & II. Classes begin March 4th, 4:30-5:15 & 5:20 - 6:05pm

These classes will explore the fundamentals of rhythmic movement. Students will learn the differences in qualitative movements, timing, and rhythms. Students will obtain introductory knowledge of Hip Hop movements while able to express themselves in an up...

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Posted on: August 13, 2020

Small Cell Information

Small Cell

Telecommunications companies, such as Verizon, AT&T and others, are rolling out a small network throughout the nation to usher in next generation of wireless cellular technology.

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Posted on: March 23, 2020

Stream a Live Council Meeting

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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).

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Posted on: November 20, 2019

Urban Connector (Underpass Project)

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View a short video on this project! 

In November 2019, U.S. Secretary of Transportation Elaine L. Chao announced the recipients of the Better Utilizing Investments to Leverage Development (BUILD) Transportation Discretionary Grants program. Fundin...

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Town of Normal Featured Topics
Posted on: October 10, 2018

2040 Comprehensive Plan

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 The Town of Normal Comprehensive Plan is drawing praise within months of its adoption.  The Plan received the Daniel Burnham Award for an Outstanding Comprehensive Plan from the Illinois chapter of the American Planning Association (ILA...

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Posted on: February 23, 2021

Train Horns Will Continue Through Reconstruction

The railroad quiet zone in Normal is temporarily suspended, making train horns more noticeable, as crews repair damage from the Feb. 13 derailment. 

In compliance with the Federal Railroad Administration, the Illinois Commerce Commission and the I...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: February 15, 2021

Town of Normal identified as top tier municipality by multiple credit rating agencies

Moody’s Investor Services and Fitch Ratings, Inc., two top credit rating agencies, gave the Town of Normal high marks on general obligation bonds. 

 The ratings for the Town of Normal are positive and stable. Moody’s a...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: January 27, 2021

Small Business Relief Program provides assistance to 50 local businesses

Fifty Normal businesses received grants totaling $450,000 from The Town of Normal’s Small Business Relief Program to assist with COVID-19 impacts.

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Posted on: January 2, 2021

Town of Normal secures several grants in 2020 to improve community

In 2020, Town of Normal secured more than $3.2 million in grants that improved our community in a variety of ways.

The Town received two grants from the Department of Commerce & Economic Opportunity (DCEO): Staff secured $450,000 from DCEO for the loca...

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Town of Normal News
Posted on: December 22, 2020

Town of Normal maintains AAA credit rating from Fitch Ratings

Fitch Ratings, a top credit rating agency, reaffirmed the Town of Normal’s AAA designation as part of a regular review of the Town’s credit

“We are pleased Fitch Ratings expressed continued confidence in the Town&am...

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Posted on: March 18, 2019

Media Release - East Raab Rd Street Closure

Normal, IL – March 18, 2019 – As of 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 East Raab Rd, from 500ft east of North Pointe Dr through to the intersection of Hershey Rd, will be closed to through traffic. Access to residential properties will be maintained.

Media Release - East Raab Rd Street Closure

Normal, IL – March 18, 2019 – As of 8:00 a.m. on Wednesday, March 20, 2019 East Raab Rd, from 500ft east of North Pointe Dr through to the intersection of Hershey Rd, will be closed to through traffic.  ...

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Town of Normal Road Closures