Welcome to Norristown


Welcome to Norristown, the seat of Montgomery County. With so many diverse restaurants in town, shopping in close proximity, miles of nature trails, our own Norristown Arts Hill district, and so much more, we believe Norristown is the perfect town for your business to blossom and your family to grow. 


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Norristown is a great place to live work and visit. Take a few minutes to watch our community videos.


Happy Birthday Norristown!
#Norristown was incorporated on March 31, 1812!

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Today is our 203rd birthday, #Norristown was incorporated on March 31, 1812! #HappyBirtday to us!

View a list of April meetings held at municipal hall here; http://t.co/GAGqXEvuUB


Norristown Police Department

Police are warning residents about scams whereby possibleCriminals, posing as “Water Company” or similar public utilityworkers are trying to enter homes by telling residents that theyneed to “Check the water pipes”Police are reminding all residents to be cautious when allowing anyworker access into their homes or businesses.Remember:Stop and think: Are you expecting anyone to come to your home?Remember that most utility companies won’t send a worker to yourhome unannounced. They usually will make an appointment beforeshowing up.Utility workers will always have proper identification including theirpicture and Utility Company name.Look for the company logo on the person’s uniform and vehicle.In most cases, all public utilities have the ability to make any checks for proper service at points outside of the home.Call the worker’s utility company using the directory assisted listedphone number to confirm the workers identity and work order.If you are elderly or home alone, have the worker schedule anappointment for another time when you can be accompanied byanother person.Call the police immediately and report any suspicious activity or peopletrying to enter or moving around your or your neighbor’s home.

Norristown Council Meeting held on March 3, 2015
Norristown Council meeting held on February 3, 2015
Winter driving safety tips
Norristown Council Meeting held on January 5, 2015

The magazine cover photo of March 2015 firehouse magazine depicting Norristown Firefighter Robert Spitko assisting a fire victim off of an aerial ladder at 611 Swede Street. Firehouse Magazine is a national publication shared with fire department around the world.
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff

Fire Chief Tom O'Donnell honored
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff

Richard Clowser sworn in as Norristown Police Captain
From the gallery Municipal Council and Staff

Community Calendar


Municipal Hall will be closed

Easter weekend celebration

The Norristown Recreation Committee invites you to join them at Elmwood Park for East celebrations. All participants will get a prize! Bunny hop, bean bag toss, dart game and so much more.

Cube Sleuth Comedy Show

Date: Saturday, April 4th
Time: 2pm

Dave Terruso, author of Cube Sleuth and stand up comedian, will be on hand to sign copies of his book as well as present a short comedy sketch.
Cube Sleuth is a dark comedy and amateur-detective murder mystery.

Books will be available for sale. Please sign up for your copy at the circulation desk.