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Posted on: April 4, 2020

CDC Recommendations Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

On Friday, April 3, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new recommendations on the use of cloth face masks and coverings to help slow the spread of COVID-19. According to the CDC, cloth masks and other cloth face coverings can he...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Mayor Rilling encourages Norwalkers to Ring Bells and Shine Lights for solidarity

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As the Norwalk community continues to practice physical distancing, some may feel socially disconnected. Starting tonight, April 3, and every day moving forward, Mayor Rilling encourages residents to shine a light from their homes and for churches and hou...

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Mayor Rilling Issues Critical Emergency Orders

On Sunday, March 29, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling issued three critical emergency orders. These orders become effective at 8 p.m. on March 30, 2020 and will remain in place until further notice.

“I’ve asked nicely and implored t...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

City of Norwalk launches Community Organization Survey

Community Organization Survey

On Friday, March 27, 2020, the City of Norwalk launched a Community Organization Survey to better understand the resources available to the public through local nonprofits. The Survey is being implemented by Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling, and the City&r...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Mayor Harry Rilling orders closures of Cranbury Park and School Properties

On Sunday, March 22, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling ordered Cranbury Park and School Properties to be closed effective immediately. This order is on top of yesterday’s order to close the playgrounds, basketball courts, and skate park at Ca...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Online Land Records System now Available

The City of Norwalk launched an online land records system today, March 20, 2020 that allows the public to conduct business remotely. This online system had been scheduled to “go live” in early summer, but due to COVID-19 pandemic, and...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Mayor Rilling Orders Closures

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling ordered hair salons, nail salons, barbershops, massage spas, tattoo parlors, tanning salons, body care and body art shops to close by 8 p.m. Mayor Rilling issued the order under the powers of a C...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City Hall Closed to the Public

On Monday, March 16, 2020, Mayor Harry Rilling announced that Norwalk City Hall will be closed to the public until further notice. This overrides previously announced walk-in services and hours to any City or Public School offices located inside City Hall...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

First positive case of COVID-19 in Norwalk confirmed

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On Saturday, March 14, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling announced the first positive case of COVID-19 novel coronavirus of a Norwalk resident. The resident (a male in his 40s) has been in contact with health officials and no further details about the res...
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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Mayor Rilling Staff Update on COVID-19

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March 9, 2020

To All City Employees:

Over the last few days, the State of Connecticut has seen the first diagnosed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). While these cases have not directly affected a Norwalk resident, one such person worked at Norwalk ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Mayor Rilling on Coronavirus

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On February 27, 2020 Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling released the following statement regarding COVID-19, the 2019 novel Coronavirus.

“I want to assure the public that we are monitoring the coronavirus closely and taking the matter seriously. Althoug...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Applications for Norwalk tax relief program now open

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The City of Norwalk reminds the public that applications for the tax relief program for elderly or disabled homeowners can now be submitted. Homeowners over 65 or disabled homeowners less than 65 years old can apply between now and May 15 for the program ...

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Posted on: October 25, 2018

Intersection Improvement Project on Rt. 1 between Strawberry Hill Ave. and County St.

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Motorists can expect lane closures on Westport Ave U.S. Route 1, Strawberry Hill Avenue and County St. during night time only. Lanes will be operational during the day time. 

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award for 7th consecutive accreditation.

NPD 2018 CALEA Award

On March 24, 2018, the Norwalk Department of Police Service received its seventh reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. ("CALEA"). The award was presented to the Norwalk Department of Police Servi...

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Posted on: April 4, 2020

COVID-19 Health, City News and Community Updates

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(Updated Daily) The Norwalk Health Department and City Officials are closely monitoring COVID-19, the 2019 novel Coronavirus, pandemic.Please click here for the latest health news, click here for the latest City updates.

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

COVID-19 Update: Changes to Health Department Schedule and Services

Updated March 16, 2020, 4:00 pm

The Norwalk Health Department continues to closely monitor and respond to the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus, 2019). The Health Department has also set up a COVID-19 Information page, w...

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Posted on: April 4, 2020

CDC Recommendations Regarding the Use of Cloth Face Coverings

On Friday, April 3, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) released new recommendations on the use of cloth face masks and coverings to help slow the spread of COVID-19. According to the CDC, cloth masks and other cloth face coverings can he...

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Posted on: April 3, 2020

Mayor Rilling encourages Norwalkers to Ring Bells and Shine Lights for solidarity

City Background with text saying Ring Bells and Shine Lights at 7pm

As the Norwalk community continues to practice physical distancing, some may feel socially disconnected. Starting tonight, April 3, and every day moving forward, Mayor Rilling encourages residents to shine a light from their homes and for churches and hou...

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Posted on: March 29, 2020

Mayor Rilling Issues Critical Emergency Orders

On Sunday, March 29, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling issued three critical emergency orders. These orders become effective at 8 p.m. on March 30, 2020 and will remain in place until further notice.

“I’ve asked nicely and implored t...

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Posted on: March 27, 2020

City of Norwalk launches Community Organization Survey

Community Organization Survey

On Friday, March 27, 2020, the City of Norwalk launched a Community Organization Survey to better understand the resources available to the public through local nonprofits. The Survey is being implemented by Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling, and the City&r...

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Posted on: March 22, 2020

Mayor Harry Rilling orders closures of Cranbury Park and School Properties

On Sunday, March 22, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling ordered Cranbury Park and School Properties to be closed effective immediately. This order is on top of yesterday’s order to close the playgrounds, basketball courts, and skate park at Ca...

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Posted on: March 20, 2020

Online Land Records System now Available

The City of Norwalk launched an online land records system today, March 20, 2020 that allows the public to conduct business remotely. This online system had been scheduled to “go live” in early summer, but due to COVID-19 pandemic, and...

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Posted on: March 19, 2020

Mayor Rilling Orders Closures

On Thursday, March 19, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry W. Rilling ordered hair salons, nail salons, barbershops, massage spas, tattoo parlors, tanning salons, body care and body art shops to close by 8 p.m. Mayor Rilling issued the order under the powers of a C...

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

COVID-19 Health and City News

Please click here for the latest health news,  click here for the latest City updates.

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Posted on: March 16, 2020

City Hall Closed to the Public

On Monday, March 16, 2020, Mayor Harry Rilling announced that Norwalk City Hall will be closed to the public until further notice. This overrides previously announced walk-in services and hours to any City or Public School offices located inside City Hall...

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Posted on: March 14, 2020

First positive case of COVID-19 in Norwalk confirmed

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On Saturday, March 14, 2020, Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling announced the first positive case of COVID-19 novel coronavirus of a Norwalk resident. The resident (a male in his 40s) has been in contact with health officials and no further details about the res...
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Posted on: March 9, 2020

Mayor Rilling Staff Update on COVID-19

City of Norwalk Brandmark

March 9, 2020

To All City Employees:

Over the last few days, the State of Connecticut has seen the first diagnosed cases of the novel coronavirus (COVID-19). While these cases have not directly affected a Norwalk resident, one such person worked at Norwalk ...

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Posted on: February 27, 2020

Mayor Rilling on Coronavirus

City of Norwalk Brandmark

On February 27, 2020 Norwalk Mayor Harry Rilling released the following statement regarding COVID-19, the 2019 novel Coronavirus.

“I want to assure the public that we are monitoring the coronavirus closely and taking the matter seriously. Althoug...

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Posted on: February 4, 2020

COVID-19 (Novel Coronavirus) Information and Resources

Updated February 26, 2020.

The Norwalk Health Department continues to closely monitor the outbreak of respiratory illness caused by COVID-19 (novel Coronavirus, 2019).

Currently, the risk of infection in our area is low.

The Health Department will continue t...

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Posted on: February 18, 2020

Applications for Norwalk tax relief program now open

City of Norwalk Brandmark

The City of Norwalk reminds the public that applications for the tax relief program for elderly or disabled homeowners can now be submitted. Homeowners over 65 or disabled homeowners less than 65 years old can apply between now and May 15 for the program ...

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Posted on: March 26, 2018

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award

NPD 2018 CALEA Award

Norwalk Police Department receives CALEA award for 7th consecutive accreditation.

On March 24, 2018, the Norwalk Department of Police Service received its seventh reaccreditation from the Commission on Accreditation for Law Enforcement Agencies, Inc. (&quo...

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