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Posted on: September 20, 2019

Downtown Crosswalks

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Rojas Landscaping will be removing and replacing the crosswalk pavers at 5th & Division the week of September 23. They will work on one crosswalk at a time. The project should be completed by September 27. Please use caution when traveling in this area.

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Posted on: September 12, 2019

Input wanted on housing

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The City of Northfield is asking for the public to participate in short survey questions related to housing by using POLCO, a public engagement platform. Survey results will be tabulated and shared with the City Council and community through the city webs...

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Posted on: August 15, 2019

Northfield unveils new street banner design for downtown

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The Northfield Downtown Development Corporation and the City of Northfield Arts and Culture Commission unveiled the winning design from their street banner competition. The new banners will be hung on lamp posts along Division Street and Water Street in d...

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Posted on: August 12, 2019

Court of Appeals rules in favor of Northfield on Waterford Orderly Annexation


In an unpublished decision issued this morning, the Minnesota Court of Appeals affirmed the Dakota County District Court’s ruling that the City’s unique orderly annexation agreement with Waterford Township that was at issue in the liti...

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Posted on: August 1, 2019

Community members are encouraged to sign up for email or text updates on city topics

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Community members are encouraged to sign up for email and text updates from the City of Northfield on various topics through the city’s website Subscribers can choose which topics they are interested in. Topics ra...

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Posted on: June 24, 2019

Northfield ranked one of the best cities to live in Minnesota

Best Cities To Live in Minnesota 2019 just released a report ranking the best cities to live in Minnesota and they're happy to announce Northfield ranks #24. Their researchers analyze data covering employment, housing, education, health, and quality of life for over 2,50...

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Posted on: March 25, 2019

Compost Site

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