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October 24, 2016 - Marsha Eckert loves to work in her yard and her work has been rewarded by thriving plants and trees and the residential 2016 Green Leaf Landscape Award.
October 21, 2016 - City of Norfolk Administrator Shane Weidner was recently inducted into the Northeast Community College Alumni Hall of Success.
October 17, 2016 - About 106 trees have been planted in conjunction with the Plant150 program started this spring.
October 12, 2016 - City of Norfolk officials remind pet owners who are walking the trails and enjoying the parks to keep their dogs on a leash anywhere within a City park.
October 11, 2016 - 120 feet tall cottonwood was recently designated as the largest deciduous tree in Norfolk.
October 7, 2016 - The City of Norfolk Fire Division is holding an open house on Sunday, October 9, 2016 at both fire stations to kick off Fire Prevention Week.
October 6, 2016 (b) - Over 30 Natural Resource District (NRD) staff members toured Norfolk tree projects Wednesday.
October 6, 2016 - The library has added a mobile printing station that allows laptops, tablets and smartphones to send printouts to a printer at the library.
October 4, 2016 - Volunteers plant milkweeds in the City of Norfolk well field west of Norfolk to aid in the proliferation of monarch butterflies.
October 3, 2016 - The City Council passed an ordinance to require permits for temporary placement of roll off refuse boxes and to prohibit storing landscape materials on City streets.
September 30, 2016 - As construction continues on Madison Ave and First Street, the intersection will be temporarily closed to traffic Monday morning.
September 29, 2016 (b) - The City of Norfolk recently started its fourth Norfolk101: Citizens Academy to give citizens a behind-the-scenes look at the City operations.
September 29, 2016 - Recyled water will be used to water some of the free trees given to the City of Norfolk from the Nebraska Forestry Service through its ReTree program.
September 26, 2016 - Nearly 300 trees were planted in Norfolk this year thanks to a grant from the Lower Elkhorn Natural Resources District (LENRD).
September 21, 2016 - Park employees plant 32 experimental trees in Ta-Ha-Zouka Park as part of a Nebraska Forest Service program.
September 20, 2016 - A slow moving black pickup will be collecting data on every Norfolk street for the next week or so as part of the City’s street maintenance program.
September 19, 2016 - The City of Norfolk is taking sealed bids for the sale and removal of the brick residence located at 708 McKinley Avenue, Norfolk, Nebraska.
September 16, 2016 - Lillian Marquardt was recognized by the Norfolk Public Library for her efforts in cataloging important area news events.
September 13, 2016 - Flowering plants in Northeast Nebraska are nearing the end of their growing season as days are getting shorter and frost is right around the corner.
September 7, 2016 - City council members voted to fund the start of levee certification in the 2016/2017 budget.