News Flash Home
The original item was published from 3/13/2020 1:44:00 PM to 3/13/2020 1:45:38 PM.

News Flash

Home - Highlights

Posted on: March 5, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Coronavirus (COVID-19): What to know and community updates


As of March 12 there are 13 presumptive positive Coronavirus cases originating from municipalities in Montgomery County, but none from Norristown. Please refer to the CDC’s website for daily updates about the virus as it pertains to symptoms, treatment and travel information. All of this can be found on their website at…

It is important to take proactive steps to protect yourself by simple means like washing your hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds, covering your cough/sneeze, disinfecting commonly touched surfaces, and staying home if you are not feeling well. 

En español aquí:

PAW restores water service to customers

Pennsylvania American Water announced that it is putting a moratorium on service shut offs and reinstating service to previously shut-off customers. More information can be found at for more information.


Out of precaution, the following events have been canceled.

Norristown Recreation: Activities scheduled by the recreation department and/or hosted at the Norristown Recreation Center are suspended until further notice.

Norristown Police Department: The department has canceled all of their current and upcoming community events (TAPS at the high school, the citizens police academy) until further notice. 

Town Hall on the U.S. Census, March 16

Small Business Finance Lunch and Learn, April 4.

Town Hall, Justice & Mercy: Criminal Justice in Norristown, April 13.

Facebook Twitter Email