Posted on: February 1, 2017

Summer Activity Guide

The 2017 Summer Activity Guide is available! Check out what's going on!

Summer Activity Guide (PDF)
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Job Opportunities

Find your next career with the Town of Normal!

Job Opportunities
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Facility Rental

Rent our facilities for your next party or special event.

Facility Rental Page
Posted on: February 1, 2017

Yearly Passes Now Available

All yearly pass holders will receive free limited range use (one large bucket of balls per visit).

Yearly Pass Page

Posted on: January 5, 2012

Get Emergency Alerts and Texts from NFD

Did you know you can get information on the go from NFD? Text "Follow NormalFire" to 40404 and get emergency alerts, traffic advisories and other information straight to your cell phone!

@NormalFire on Twitter

Posted on: September 14, 2016

Weather Updates

In case of inclement weather, please call the Rec-Line at 309-433-3434 for updates and cancellations.

Posted on: December 26, 2016

Time Out/Spring Break Programs on Unit 5's School Days off

Registration underway for children in K-5th grade.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Major League Baseball Trips

Join us for trips to Milwaukee, St. Louis and Chicago for exciting baseball action! Please note the registration date for each game is different.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: September 12, 2016

Dress-Up Movie...Storks, March 4th

Come dressed up as your favorite character or bring your favorite prop from the show. Before the movie begins, audience members will be encouraged to come up on stage and show off their outfits and props. Each attendee under the age of 10 will receive a s...

Read on...

Flyer
Posted on: February 6, 2017

Community Garden Registration and Renewals

The Town of Normal will open registration for its two popular organic community gardens on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. for Normal residents only.  Proof of residency will be required (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, tax bill, etc.). &am...

Read on...

Posted on: January 24, 2017

Easter Egg Hunt, April 8th, 11am-12pm

A FREE Family Event! Easter eggs, games and prizes will flood the Corn Crib for the annual Easter Egg Hunt.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: October 20, 2016

Adult Drop-In Basketball on Monday, Wednesday & Thursday evenings

Stay active this winter by participating in open gym pick up games. Just $2 per evening.

Drop-in Basketball Schedule
Posted on: January 6, 2017

High School Summer Theatre Tryouts for Summer Productions

2017 TRYOUTS:

Students currently in 8th through 12 grades can audition.

Prepare to sing 16-32 bars. We will provide an accompanist or a speaker to plug into. We will provide monologues and ask that you pick one to read. There will also be a dance portion to...

Read on...

Posted on: October 28, 2016

Let's Bring Back Dance - Weekend Social Dance, May 5th

Hosted by Mickey Lower and her dance council. Great time of dancing and socializing. No partner needed. Mark your calendars for May 5th, 7 - 10 pm at the Community Activity Center. $5 per person.

Flyer {PDF}
Posted on: December 29, 2016

Circus Experience Birthday Parties hosted by Cirquemania, Inc.

Let Cirquemania host your party at the Normal Community Activity Center. Children 5 years and older will enjoy experiencing the fun of aerial silks, rola-bola, tight wire, juggling, hula-hooping, clown noses and makeup, games, hamster ball races and a cir...

Read on...

Flyer

Posted on: June 1, 2016

Bicycle Friendly Community

Bicycle Friendly Community Bronze Level Designation Badge

The Town of Normal was recognized in November 2014 by the League of American Bicyclists as a Bronze Level Bicycle Friendly Community, joining more than 325 visionary communities from across the country.

Bike Normal
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Connect Transit

Connect Transit Logo

Beginning with horse-drawn coaches and progressing through today’s modern buses, there is a long tradition of public transportation in Bloomington-Normal dating back to the 1800s. However, it was not until the private National City Lines bus company left ...

Read More

Visit Connect-Transit.com.
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Ecology Action Center

EAC Vertical_thumb.jpg

The Ecology Action Center is a not-for-profit environmental agency with a mission to inspire and assist residents of McLean County, Illinois in creating, strengthening and preserving a healthy environment. The EAC acts as a central resource for environmen...

Read More

Visit EcologyActionCenter.org.
Posted on: June 27, 2016

Watch a Live Council Meeting

Round about

Council meetings are streamed live on YouTube (the first and third Monday of each month at 7:00 pm). Previously recorded meetings are also available for viewing.

Watch Live

Posted on: February 6, 2017

Community Garden Registration and Renewals

The Town of Normal will open registration for its two popular organic community gardens on Tuesday, March 14, 2017 at 8:30 a.m. for Normal residents only.  Proof of residency will be required (i.e. Driver’s License, State ID, tax bill, etc.). &am...

Read on...

Posted on: February 15, 2017

Landscape Waste Collection – Not in Season

The Town of Normal is currently not collecting landscape waste curbside. However, brush (sticks) collection does continue through the winter months.

The Town of Normal will resume curbside collection of landscape waste from single family and duplex ho...

Read on...

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 13, 2017

Dozens enjoy & learn at CDM “Hour of Code”

On Saturday February 11, dozens of children and adults took the plunge into computer science in an “Hour of Code” at the Children’s Discovery Museum in Uptown Normal.

Additional Info...
Posted on: February 10, 2017

Make Music Normal Performer Sign-up

Are you in a band? Are you a singer/songwriter? Do you find fun and creative ways to celebrate music?Join us on JUNE 24 for MAKE MUSIC NORMAL! We are looking for bands, singers, dancers, songwriters, and/or performers to help create a day of musical fun.

Sign Up
Posted on: February 7, 2017

Proposed Pedestrian Railroad Crossing Options

The Town Council has approved study alternatives, project goals and criteria for analysis for the proposed Pedestrian Railroad Crossing in Uptown Normal.

  • You can view the Town Council Action report including the study alternatives and goals here: Council A...
Read on...

Posted on: January 27, 2017

Slingshot CoWork Named Microsoft BizSpark Network Partner

Slingshot CoWork Logo with man throwing a slingshot.

Microsoft has granted Slingshot CoWork BizSpark Network Partner Status. Slingshot CoWork can now administer BizSpark Plus grants to qualifying startups who can receive access to Microsoft technologies and support; including up to $120,000 of free Microsof...

Read on...

Posted on: January 17, 2017

“Sharin’ of the Green” St. Patrick’s Day Parade

Join us for the 7th annual “Sharin’ of the Green” St. Patrick’s Day Parade on Saturday, March 11th at 1:00 pm. Sponsored by the McLean County Irish Heritage Society, WJBC, Easter Seals, and Uptown Normal.

Additional Info...

Posted on: December 21, 2016

Uptown Circle Traffic Restrictions

As a part of the One Uptown Circle construction project, beginning on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, there will be a change to the traffic pattern in Uptown Normal between Uptown Circle and Broadway Street.

/DocumentCenter/View/11094

As a part of the One Uptown Circle construction project, beginning on Tuesday, December 27, 2016, there will be a change to the traffic pattern in Uptown Normal between Uptown Circle and Broadway Street.

  • North Street from the Upto...
Read on...

Posted on: November 21, 2016

West Beaufort Lane Closure

Due to construction of One Uptown on the Circle, the westbound lane of W. Beaufort Street will be closed beginning Monday, November 28 to all traffic from Uptown Circle to the ingress/egress of the Uptown Station parking deck. The closure is anticipated ...Read on...

Posted on: July 15, 2016

Interactive Map of Road Closures

View interactive map of all Town of Normal Road Closures. See below posts for additional road closure information.

View Map