Can You Envision Our Future?
Twenty years from now, what will Norfolk and Madison County look like? Will we prepare to succeed or simply respond to get by? Will you give your children and grandchildren a community where they want to live?
NorthFork Riverwalk Development Project
A Visioning 2026 "seed" is emerging through collaboration of citizens and partners investigating a public-private economic and quality of life effort at redevelopment of 3 plus miles of the North Fork of the Elkhorn River traversing through the community of Norfolk, NE. Learn what news media have reported, meeting minutes, pictures, who is involved, and more . . .
Help "Shift" Your Thinking
This short video about changes in our world will make you stop and say hmmm. ..
Take the Visioning 2026 Poll On-line
For those interested in adding their comments to the Visioning 2026 poll sample, please consider taking the on-line poll. It will required some time and thought - approximately 30 minutes to complete, but your input is needed and appreciated.
4th Phase of Visioning 2026 - Polling
Visioning 2026 is kicking off the 4th phase of the visioning process with polling. Polls will be sent out April 30 and respondants will have until May 14 to return the polls to the Norfolk Area Chamber of Coommerce.
2nd Enlightenment Conference
Six representives went to Columbia, South Carolina to start a dialogue about what the world will be like in the future.
Visit the Visioning 2026 Blog
For the latest links and comments on the process and new trends.
Focus Groups Times and Topics
You're invited to participate in the third phase of the Visioning 2026 process. Focus Groups are forming. Call the Norfolk Area Chamber at (402) 371-4862 or email us at firstname.lastname@example.org.
Background Material for Focus Groups
Learn more about the topics and future trends that will be discussed in the Focus Groups.
Futures Week - Movie Night
A small and enthusiastic crowd gathered to view Back to the Future II. Visioning 2026 volunteers served cotton candy and popcorn.
Free Outdoor Movie • “Back to the Future II”
Bring your children and grandchildren to relive the movie that got a whole nation imagining what the future could become. 25˘ cotton candy and popcorn starting at 7:15 p.m. Mary’s Hotdogs as well. Bring your own chairs.
The World is Flat Tour
Climb aboard a bus and take a trip to Sioux City to see Thomas Friedman, New York Times columnist and author of the bestselling book, “The World is Flat.” Sandwiches in Sioux City. Book signings prior to the presentation.