CURRENT NOTICES

Below is list of Current Notices for the Town of Northfield, Vermont.  Please click on the links below for more information (when available).

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Town Select Board 2019 Regular Meeting Schedule

Town Select Board 2020 Regular Meeting Schedule

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Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2017 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2018 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2019 Meeting Minutes

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NAVI CHRISTMAS TREE AND WREATH SALE

Northfield Ambulance Volunteers Inc. are holding their 21st annual Christmas Tree and Wreath Sale through Christmas Eve. Free delivery is available!

Hours & Prices:
Monday-Friday 4pm-7pm
Saturday & Sunday 9am-7pm
Trees- $30 & $35
Wreaths- $12, $15, $20 & $25

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PROPOSED FY 2020/2021 TOWN BUDGET

The Town Select Board held its first budget meeting on December 3, 2019.  The schedule of future budget meetings is listed below and agendas will be posted when available.  Please click here for the first draft of the FY 2020/2021 Town Budget. Updated drafts will be posted when they become available.

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NORTHFIELD TOWN PLAN UPDATE

The Northfield Planning Commission has finalized and approved its draft of the revised Northfield Town Plan.  The Town Select Board next will hold two (2) public hearings, which have been scheduled for Tuesday, January 14, 2020 and Tuesday, February 11, 2020.  Please click the link below if you would like to download the plan.  Hardcopies also are available for review at the Town Clerk's Office (51 South Main Street) and the Brown Public Library (93 South Main Street).

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1IRvqDlxdFLUf0jyl5oXYaLGPw5S_-DKU 

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AMBULANCE BILLING SERVICES RFP

The Town of Northfield is seeking proposals from qualified vendors to provide ambulance billing collection, financial reporting, and analytical services.  Sealed responses are due by 10:00 a.m. on Friday, January 10, 2020.  Please click here for additional information.  The Town reserves the right to reject any and all responses and to waive any irregularities and informalities.

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NORTHFIELD VT ELECTED OFFICERS 2020

The following seats will be voted upon by Australian Ballot at the next Northfield, Vermont Town Meeting (03/03/20):

Town Select Board: 3-year seat
Town Select Board: 2-year seat
Library Trustee: 3-year seats (2)
Lister: 3-year seat
Lister: 2 years remainder of a 3-year seat
Grand Juror: 1-year seat
Town Agent: 1-year seat
Water & Waste Water Commissioner: 3-year seat
Electric Utility Commissioner: 3-year seat
Paine Mountain School Board Director: 3-year seat

If you would like to run for one of these offices, please pick up a petition at the Town Clerk’s Office and return it with the signatures of thirty (30) registered Northfield voters by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020.  For additional information, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 485-5421.

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SNOW DEPOSITING ON PUBLIC ROADS

The Town of Northfield would like to remind residents that plowing, shoveling, or pushing snow into the road creates a safety hazard for drivers and makes it difficult for the highway crew to do their jobs.  It also is a specific violation of the Northfield Traffic Ordinance. Your cooperation in keeping our roads free of deposited snow would be much appreciated. Please contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at 485-9822 should you have any questions.

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PLANNING COMMISSION VACANCY

The Northfield Planning Commission currently has a vacancy and is seeking a new member for appointment. The position requires a commitment to attending at least one monthly evening meeting and participation in the work of the Commission. The Planning Commission is responsible for drafting the Northfield Town Plan and Zoning Bylaws, and other duties related to land use planning. To be considered for appointment, please submit a letter of interest, including a summary of any relevant background, to the Commission. Application materials may be emailed, mailed, or hand delivered to: Laura Hill-Eubanks, Chair, Northfield Planning Commission, Municipal Building, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, Vermont 05663 npc@northfield.vt.us

To learn more about the Planning Commission, please visit:  http://www.northfield-vt.gov/text/Planning_Commission.htm

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FIREWORKS PERMIT APPLICATIONS

Northfield residents planning to hold a fireworks display should be aware that a revised fireworks permit form has been adopted by the Select Board.  Please click here for the form.  Please note the permit application has to be submitted to the Town Manager at least fifteen (15) days prior to the event.  Should you have any questions, please contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at 485-9822 or at  jschulz@northfield.vt.us

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NORTHFIELD FARMERS MARKET

The final outdoor farmers market of the season was held Tuesday, October 8, 2019. For information about upcoming indoor markets, please click here for the official website for Northfield Farmers Market.

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ADA NON-COMPLIANCE GRIEVANCE PROCEDURE

The Town of Northfield has adopted policies that affirm its compliance with  the  Americans with Disabilities Act of 1990 ("ADA"). Please click here to view the  full text of the ADA Grievance Procedure.

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BURN PERMIT CONTACT INFORMATION

Burn Permits are required in the Town of Northfield.  Contact a Fire  Warden before you burn.  Call Fire Warden Brian Elwell at 485-9036 or Assistant  Fire Warden Titus Soble at 793-9030.

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WINTER PARKING BAN

There will be no parking of motor vehicles on the streets or roads of the Town of Northfield, Vermont between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 6:00 a.m. from November 15, 2019 through April 15, 2020.  As per: Northfield VT Town Traffic Ordinance, Article VI, Section 5

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Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, December 10, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Thursday, December 12, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, December 16, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, December 17, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, December 18, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Thursday, December 19, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, December 24, 2019 CANCELLED

Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, January 6, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, January 7, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Thursday, January 9, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Public Hearing (Proposed Town Plan Revisions):
Tuesday, January 14, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, January 15, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Budget Meeting: Thursday, January 16, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, January 20, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, January 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

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Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, February 3, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Public Hearing (Proposed Town Plan Revisions):
Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, February 17, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Public Hearing (Australian Ballot Town Meeting Articles):
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7:00 p.m.