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Posted on: June 5, 2020

Northfield Farmers Market relocates back to Seventh Street

Farmers market sign

With the majority of the constriction on Seventh Street between Water Street and Riverside Park completed, the Northfield Farmers Market will be relocating back to its original location on Seventh Street adjacent to the Riverside Park beginning Tuesday, J...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 5, 2020

TH 246 & Jefferson Parkway Intersection project closure delayed one week

After Roundabout Image

Due to slower than expected small utility relocations, the intersection of Trunk Highway 246 and Jefferson Parkway originally scheduled to close June 8 has been delayed to Monday, June 15. City staff and the prime contractor, Heselton Construction, agree ...

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Public Works
Posted on: June 5, 2020

Northfield Motor Vehicle Services modify office hours

Press release for web

Northfield, MN (June 5, 2020) -

A steady stream of customers frequent the Motor Vehicle Office, located in City Hall at 801 Washington Street since its reopening on Wednesday, May 20.

Motor Vehicle Services staff serve walk-in customers starting at 8 a.m. M...

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Posted on: June 2, 2020

TH 246 & Jefferson Parkway Intersection Project

After Roundabout Image

The intersection of Trunk Highway 246 and Jefferson Parkway will close to all traffic beginning on Monday, June 8, 2020 to begin construction on the main road project. Access to Bridgewater Elementary School, Northfield Middle School, and Northfield High ...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 27, 2020

Seventh Street parking lane closure

Road Construction

Warranty work on the Division Street and Seventh Street Reconstruction Project is scheduled to begin on Thursday, May 28, 2020. This work will require a closure of the parking lane on the north side of Seventh Street from Division Street to Washington Str...

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Public Works
Posted on: May 20, 2020

Dundas defeats Northfield in the 2020 Census Response Rate Challenge

Dundas and Northfield mayors

The Northfield City Council had to concede to Dundas in their friendly wager to see which city has the highest response rate for the 2020 Census. As the terms of their contest state Northfield will be rename Bridge Square to “Dundas Square&r...

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General News
Posted on: May 14, 2020

Northfield launches Renewable Energy Challenge

Energy landscape

On Earth Day, the City of Northfield and Northfield’s Energy Action Team launched a Renewable Energy Challenge. The City is challenging Northfield households to support clean energy by covering 100% of their electricity use with wind or solar. H...

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Sustainability