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Posted on: January 28, 2020

Summer Camp 2020 is now open for registration!

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Welcome! We are extremely excited to have your camper with us for our 2020 Summer Camp Season! We have 6 weeks of adventurous trips, creative projects, and countless fun and memorable activities planned! This informational packet is your guide to everythi...

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Posted on: January 22, 2020

2020 Citizen’s Police Academy

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2020 Citizen’s Police Academy

    The Norristown Police Department is pleased to announce the 2020 Citizen’s Police Academy! The Academy is an 11 week program which meets each Wednesday evening from 6 PM to ab...

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Posted on: January 9, 2020

CENSUS 2020 IS COMING! WHAT IS THE CENSUS AND WHY DOES IT MATTER?

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CENSUS 2020 IS COMING! WHAT IS THE CENSUS AND WHY DOES IT MATTER?

The Census is an important tool used to count each and every U.S. resident. Why? It is used to determine and inform:

Where government funding will be spent

The allocation of political represen...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

The Norristown Riverfront Redevelopment Planning and Feasibility Study

Riverfront Feasibility Study photo in green and orange

The Norristown Riverfront Redevelopment Planning and Feasibility Study (Nov. 2019) is now available to view

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

The Norristown Fire Department to receive the Award of Valor

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The National Liberty Museum will celebrate its 14th annual Awards of Valor, presented by Your Local Chevrolet Dealers, on Thursday, September 19, 2019.

 

The honorees have been chosen. Eight Awards will be presented for Meritorious Communi...

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Posted on: March 22, 2019

Johnson Highway Bridge work complete!

Johnson Highway Bridge

Johnson Highway Bridge work competed ahead of schedule. 

  

PennDOT’s contractor has rehabilitated the bridge by removing the existing superstructure and installing a new bridge deck, barrier and sidewalk; performing sco...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Latshaw McCarthy Field Improvements

Home of Chestnut Hill College Griffins

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New Backstop Netting Installed 

New Scoreboard - Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Wind Screens installed in addition to the new fencing

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Pothole Patching Taskforce

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The Public Works Department has been hard at work filling all visible potholes on most municipal streets and roads.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Police Dog Gets Body Armor

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Norristown Police Department’s K9 Jerry has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

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News Flash

Posted on: January 22, 2020

Rep. Bradford announces over $100K in funding for local first responders

New Quint

NORRISTOWN, Jan. 22 – State Rep. Matt Bradford, D-Montgomery, announced a total of $101,078 in state grants awarded to eight fire and EMS companies across the 70th Legislative District.

“Fire and rescue services are the backbone of any ...

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Public Safety News
Posted on: January 22, 2020

2020 Citizen’s Police Academy

CPA AT MONTCOPA

2020 Citizen’s Police Academy

    The Norristown Police Department is pleased to announce the 2020 Citizen’s Police Academy! The Academy is an 11 week program which meets each Wednesday evening from 6 PM to ab...

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Posted on: January 17, 2020

Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Lane Closures Next Week for Construction in Norristown

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Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) Lane Closures Next Week for Construction in Norristown

01/16/2020

King of Prussia, PA – Markley Street (U.S. 202 South) motorists will encounter periodic, flagger-controlled lane closures in either direction between...

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Posted on: January 15, 2020

Norristown Fire Department’s 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Smoke Detector Blitz

Smoke Detector Install

For Immediate Release: January 15, 2020

Norristown Fire Department’s 4th Annual Martin Luther King Jr. Day of Service Smoke Detector Blitz 

 

NORRISTOWN, PA –The Norristown Fire Department will honor the legacy of Dr. Ma...

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Posted on: November 26, 2019

Norristown Fire Department Donates Thanksgiving Dinners to 100 Families

group photo of sponsors volunteers and the Norristown Fire Department

For Immediate Release: November 26, 2019

Norristown Fire Department Donates Thanksgiving Dinners to 100 Families 

NORRISTOWN, PA – Full Thanksgiving dinners with all the trimmings were provided to one hundred (100) Norristown families in need by th...

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

The Norristown Fire Department to receive the Award of Valor

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For Further Information:

Debbie Fleischman

Fleischman Public Relations

215-313-1575/fleischmandeb@gmail.com

THE NATIONAL LIBERTY MUSEUM CELEBRATES EXCEPTIONAL POLICE OFFICERS AND FIREFIGHTERS AT 14TH ANNUAL AWARDS OF VALOR CEREMONY PRESENTED BY THE PHILADELPH...

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Posted on: January 2, 2019

Norristown Officials Debut New Firetruck through Capital Improvement Plan

New Quint Firetruck

Norristown Officials Debut New Firetruck through Capital Improvement Plan

NORRISTOWN, PA – Norristown Officials announced today the debut of a new dual purpose engine and ladder that went into service on December 31, 2018.  The new 2018 ...

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Posted on: November 20, 2018

NFD receives new firetruck through CIP

New Quint 27

As part of the 2017-2021 Capital Improvement Plan, the Norristown Fire Department has a new firetruck added to their fleet.  The new Quint 27 was built at the E-One facility in Ocala, FL.           &am...

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Posted on: September 1, 2018

Med Return Box at NPD

Med Return

The Municipality of Norristown now has a permanent MedReturn Drug Collection Unit. 

The Norristown Police Department has partnered with The Montgomery County District Attorney’s Office to establish a permanent MedReturn drug col...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Back to School Safety

Fire trucks and ambulance parked in the road

The new school year is starting! Be aware of children walking to and from school and of reduced speed limits in school zones.

Public Safety News
Posted on: August 16, 2018

MONTCO Sheriff Unveils Mobile App

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A new free mobile phone app will allow users to stay on top of the latest news from the Montgomery County Sheriff’s Office. The MontcoPASheriff App provides one-touch access to MCSO services and news and is available to download on iOS and Andro...

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Police Dog Gets Body Armor

Police dog sitting down

Norristown Police Department’s K9 Jerry has received a bullet and stab protective vest thanks to a charitable donation from non-profit organization Vested Interest in K9s, Inc.

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News Flash

Posted on: June 4, 2019

NASD 2019-20 Budget

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Norristown Area School District 

2019-2020 Budget Presentation

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Recent News
Posted on: April 3, 2019

Norristown Municipality Announces Commitment to 100% Clean, Renewable Energy by 2050

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PRESS RELEASE

For Immediate Release                                   &am...

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News Flash

Posted on: January 28, 2020

Summer Camp 2020 is now open for registration!

camp kids

Welcome! We are extremely excited to have your camper with us for our 2020 Summer Camp Season! We have 6 weeks of adventurous trips, creative projects, and countless fun and memorable activities planned! This informational packet is your guide to everythi...

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Posted on: May 3, 2019

Latshaw McCarthy Field Improvements

Home of Chestnut Hill College Griffins

latshaw mccarthy field 

New Backstop Netting Installed 

New Scoreboard - Sponsorship Opportunities Available

Wind Screens installed in addition to the new fencing

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Norristown Parks

Table and Seating Outdoors

Check out Norristown parks, facilities, and a list of their amenities.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Recreation

Outdoor Concert With a Large Crowd

Norristown Rec provides programming year round for all community members, youth, families, and seniors.

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Posted on: August 16, 2018

Programs

Baseball Field With Woods Behind

The Recreation Department provides programs for children and adults throughout the year Summer Camps & Basketball Leagues.

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