Posted on: June 16, 2017

Imminent Brewing Opens!


Imminent Brewing received a $50,000 Revolving Loan from the Northfield EDA to assist in financing of the new business. The Northfield EDA appreciates the opportunity to assist these entrepreneurs. The doors open June 16th. See the link to their website: h...

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Posted on: April 3, 2017

New financing tool for energy efficiency & renewable energy improvements


Property Assessed Clean Energy (PACE) Financing

Is your businesses, farm, multi-family housing building, nonprofit, or place of worship interested in energy efficiency or adding renewable energy like solar? A new financing tool called Property Assessed Cle...

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Posted on: August 29, 2016

2016 Retail Trade Analysis - Northfield & Rice County

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A tool used to measure the Economic Health of the Local Retail Economy

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Posted on: June 23, 2017

Street Seal Coating

Road Construction

Street seal coating is scheduled for Monday, June 26 and Tuesday, June 27, weather permitting.  See attached map for the streets that will be seal coated. Parking will not be allowed on these streets until the street has been seal coated. &nb...

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Posted on: June 5, 2017

Water Division Consumer Confidence Report

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The City of Northfield is issuing the results of monitoring done on its drinking water for the period from January 1 to December 31, 2016.  The purpose of this report is to advance consumers’ understanding of drinking water and heighten awareness...

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Consumer Confidence Report
Posted on: May 12, 2017

City of Northfield Adds eComment and Register to Speak Features for City Council Meetings


Friday, May 12, 2017

Contact: Deb LittleCity Clerk(507) 645-3001




The City of Northfield has added an electronic comment (eComment) feature for City Council...

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Posted on: March 27, 2017


Community Garden

The City of Northfield is now taking applications for community garden plots at Meadows Park. For more information or to fill out your application, visit the Street Shop at 1710 Riverview Drive or call 507-645-3045.

Posted on: March 27, 2017


Got Compost

Organic Compost can be dropped anytime at the street shop (1710 Riverview Dr.) or at the compost site during operating hours listed below.
The compost site hours:
Monday: Closed
Tuesday to Friday: 2:00 - 7:00
Saturday - 8:00 - 5:00
Sunday - 12:00 - 5:00

Posted on: May 12, 2015

New Connection with Northfield Fire and Rescue


Burn permit applications may be obtained at the Northfield Area Fire and Rescue Services. The permits must be approved by the Fire Chief prior to use and this might take several days. There is a fee for this permit. Please visit Read on...

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Posted on: June 8, 2017

Group Level Term Life Insurance

As a member of the Minnesota Benefit Association, all public employees are able to take advantage of Group Level Term Life Insurance through the Minnesota Benefit Association, which is something you can't get anywhere else.

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Posted on: June 7, 2017

The Value of Your Pension

PERA created a video to tell employees about their pension! The video explains how the pension works, where the contributions are invested and shares the good news that employees are saving for retirement.

Pension video.
Posted on: April 3, 2017

Staff Photo Directory

New Layout Updated 04-012-2017 NEW TITLES 1 final View photos here...
Posted on: March 29, 2016

Employee Highlights

The Communications and HR Department is excited to resurrect the “Employee Highlights” program! As a reminder, this program highlights people who are doing a great job, and getting to know them a little better while we’re at it. Here’s how it works!

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Posted on: June 12, 2017

NPD Press Release - 6/12/17

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The Northfield Police Department is seeking assistance in identifying a person of interest in recent burglaries and an auto theft.

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Posted on: May 18, 2017

NPD Press Release - 5/18/17

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Press ReleaseSuspicious Activity/Home Repair Scam
May 18, 2017

The Northfield Police Department would like to inform the community of Suspicious Activity related to home repairs after the recent hail storms since May 14, 2017.

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Posted on: May 17, 2017

Phony Telephone Number Scam Targets Veterans


The Veterans Choice Program (VCP) is an initiative of the U.S. Department of Veterans Affairs (VA). The program allows certain eligible vets to use approved health care providers who are outside of the VA system. Veterans or families can call the VCP’s to...

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Posted on: January 30, 2017


You can also contact our Rice/Steele 911 Dispatch Center directly at 507-645-4475 to file a non-emergency call for service.