Massachusetts celebrated its statehood bicentennial.

Wheelabrator Energy Corporation withdrew its proposal for a wood burning cogeneration plant near the intersection of Route 115 and Baltimore Street after vigorous opposition by Norfolk residents.

Opposition to the Massachusetts Resource Authority’s proposal to construct an ash, grit and screenings landfill on Department of Corrections land in Walpole but close to Norfolk vigorously opposed by residents and Town officials.

Philip White, Norfolk Town Historian died.

The Grange Hall was offered to the Town by the Grange Hall members.

The "Fay" (Ware) crypt located near the library will be preserved and the land contours around it will be restored by Mr. Musto.

The Norfolk Land Acquisition Committee was formed.