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Posted on: November 22, 2021

Join the Northfield Charter Commission

Members of the Charter Commission 2021

The City of Northfield is seeking applicants to fill three volunteer positions for vacancies on the city’s Charter Commission. The vacancies are for terms that expire on December 31, 2025.

Any registered voter of the City of Northfield may submit...

Charter Commission vacancies...

General News
Posted on: November 22, 2021

Learn about the proposed changes to the rental license program

Apartment Building

Apartment managers, housing partners and renters are invited to attend an informational meeting on proposed changes to the rental license program. The City of Northfield received feedback from landlords and renters during a 2020 survey that led to develop...

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Housing & Redevelopment
Posted on: November 19, 2021

Rice County office within City Hall has closed

cardboard boxes stacked

The Rice County satellite office has permanently moved and is no longer located within Northfield City Hall.

Contact Rice County at 507-332-6115 

Government Services Building320 Third Street NWFaribault MN 55021

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Office moved...

General News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

Northfield updates city mobile app

City of Northfield CivicPlus Mobile App Graphic Mockup

Northfield communications staff have updated the City of Northfield mobile app, which is now available for download by searching “City of Northfield” in the App Store or Google Play. The app was created to engage the public in a variet...

Mobile app...

General News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

What you need to know about property tax statements and 2022 tax levy recommendations

Property tax notice

The Northfield City Council will consider approval of 2022 city budget on December 7.

City budget and property taxes... General News
Posted on: November 18, 2021

On air with KYMN radio: Police Chief Elliott

Mark Elliott

Police Chief provides a reminder of the winter parking ban that began November 15, discusses the Rice County Chemical & Mental Health Coalition, traffic changes near Bridgewater Elementary School, use of body cameras, and more.

Listen to interview... Police
Posted on: November 8, 2021

How do you feel about the Northfield Public Library? Take the survey

Northfield Public Library Washington entrance

The Northfield Public Library is asking community members to participate in a survey related to how visitors use and feel about the library to create a strategic plan, which will guide the library for the next three years. The survey should take ...

Library survey...

General News
Posted on: November 4, 2021

Note from the mayor: TIF funding, a complicated but important financial tool

Rhonda Pownell 2017

Note from the mayor: TIF funding, a complicated but important financial tool

This week the Council will consider whether to expand an existing housing TIF district in order to accommodate a housing development that will provide 40 additional affordable liv...

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General News
Posted on: November 2, 2021

Sam Temple talks about Northfield Public Broadcasting

Sam Temple interview at KYMN Radio

Sam Temple, Northfield Public Broadcasting Station Manager, talks about video highlights of Northfield events and activities that can be accessed on the Northfield Public Broadcasting.  

Listen to KYMN radio interview... General News