We are Hiring!

The Town of Norman Wells is seeking enthusiastic individuals to join our team! Open Positions: 1. Lands, Assessment, and Governance Officer (Full Time-Permanent) 2. Returning Officer (Contract) 3. Summer Student Positions Available! (Seasonal) For more information call 867-587-3700 or email towninformation@normanwells.com

Citizen of the Year: Last Day for Nominations June 14!

One week left to get your nominations in! The Council of the Town of Norman Wells wishes to promote and recognize the efforts of volunteers within the community by granting a “Citizen of the Year” award to a deserving individual. We invite you to submit your nominations for this prestigious award. Please provide a brief … Read more

FCM Advocacy Update

We apologize for the video quality- the audio is what’s important 😀 Exciting Update from the Federation of Canadian Municipalities (FCM) Conference in Calgary, Alberta! Check out this video of Mayor Frank Pope passionately addressing fellow municipal leaders about the recent barge cancellation and its profound effects on the entire Sahtu Region. The FCM Conference … Read more

Pride Month 2024

As we celebrate Pride Month in Norman Wells, let’s take a moment to reflect on the journey of LGBTQ+ rights and the vibrant tapestry of diversity within the community. Pride isn’t just a celebration; it’s a testament to resilience, love, and the ongoing fight for equality. The history of Pride traces back to the Stonewall … Read more

Community Update on recent actions taken to address the critical resupply crisis caused by the recent barge service cancellation

Community Update on recent actions taken to address the critical resupply crisis caused by the recent barge service cancellation: In a collaborative effort, Norman Wells Town Council and the business community have jointly decided to appeal to higher authorities for immediate intervention and support. Here are the next steps we have taken: Appeals to Premier … Read more