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Fireworks Safety

The City of Norman wants everyone to be safe and enjoy this Fourth of July holiday. The City also wants to remind everyone that discharging fireworks within Norman city limits is illegal and may result in tickets and municipal fines. Only professional pyrotechnic groups that have been issued a special permit by the Norman Fire Department can legally discharge fireworks in Norman.

Senior Citizens Center Public Input Sessions

The City of Norman Parks and Recreation Department will be hosting two public input sessions on Tuesday, July 7, 2015 for the purpose of gathering comments and public input for senior citizens center program and facility needs.

Current Road Closures as of July 2, 2015

The City of Norman has experienced some severe weather over the last few weeks, from a tornado and strong winds to record rainfall. Below is a list of road closures due to flash flooding and wash outs. Some of the road closures on this list have been closed since the May 6th storm event while other roads have been added to the list as flooding and rain continued.

City of Norman Closed on Friday, July 3, in Observance of 4th of July, 2015

The City of Norman will be closed on Friday, July 3, in Observance of the 4th of July, 2015.

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Public Meeting – Lake Thunderbird Total Maximum Daily Load Compliance and Monitoring Plan

The City of Norman is conducting a public meeting on Monday, June 29, 2015 at 6:30 p.m., in the City Council Chambers, 201-A West Gray Street, to provide information and obtain input regarding the Lake Thunderbird Total Maximum Daily Load (TMDL) Compliance and Monitoring Plan.

May tornado debris removal nearing completion

On Friday, June 26, 2015, the City of Norman will complete its Debris Removal program which was implemented in response to the May 6, 2015 tornado and straight line winds in northwest Norman.

Spraying for Mosquitos

Spraying schedules can vary.  For any updates regarding changes in the spraying schedule, refer to the Parks and Recreation webpage at which will be updated daily.

Odd/Even Water Conservation



On January 13, 2015, Norman residents voted on an increase in the water rates for both residential and commercial customers.  The official election results tallied 4,466 "yes" votes and 2,197 "no" votes.

The effective date of the increase is March 2, 2015.  New: July-August Surcharge $0.35 per 1k over 20k

2014 Annual Report

The City of Norman is pleased to announce the release of its 2014 Annual Report. We have highlighted some significant achievements, to include public safety and justice; parks, recreation and library services; community and economic developments; transportation improvements; environmental and utility services; strategic support; revenue/expenditure information; City accolades; and, recognitions and awards achieved by our City departments and our employees.

Norman is wonderful place to live.  History is deep-rooted in our City; education is a major focus; we have an open government which encourages and involves citizen input; our City population is growing; and, we are guided by a strong, competitive retail base.  All of this progress has continued to propel Norman forward.

The accomplishments listed in this report were a team-effort by elected officials, City staff and employees.  We are proud of the dedication of our employees in serving and making a difference in our community.  We hope you find this information useful and thank you for taking the time to stay informed about your community and local government.

Swimming Advisory

Due to possible elevated levels of waterborne coliform bacteria, the City of Norman has advised all citizens to limit contact with the water in the general vicinity of the Canadian River area within Cleveland County, Oklahoma until improvements in treatment systems can be completed at the City of Norman Water Reclamation Facility. Citizens should not drink untreated water.

Storm Water Master Plan

A Storm Water Utility is being considered to provide funding for important capital improvements, water quality enhancements, compliance with state and federal storm water mandates, enhanced maintenance of existing storm water systems, improved street sweeping and other best management practices to better Norman’s storm water and drainage.  On June 19, 2014, the City of Norman held a Public

Water Conservation Information

Get information about Norman's water resources and how to help conserve them.


To keep our local water sources clean, it is important that you practice responsible lawn care.



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