City of Norfolk
The Mission of the City of Norfolk is to "provide
quality public services in an effective and efficient manner to enhance the common good
and quality of life including citizen involvement".
Norfolk is located in Northeast Nebraska in Madison
County in the Elkhorn River Valley, 112 miles northwest of
Omaha, 121 miles north of Lincoln and 75 miles southwest of
Sioux City, Iowa. U.S. Highways 81 and 275, and Nebraska
Highways 24 and 35 intersect in Norfolk. Norfolk is only 15
miles from Madison, Nebraska, the county seat of Madison
County, which is governed by a three-person Board of County
Commissioners. Norfolk accommodates several branch offices
for Madison County as well as a separate State Highway
Patrol Center and serves a 23-county area.