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

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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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FIREWORKS DISPLAY NOTICE

As part of its Bicentennial Homecoming Weekend celebration, Norwich University will be holding a "Knock-Your-Socks-Off Fireworks Spectacular" on Friday, September 20, 2019.  The display will start at dusk (about 9:00 p.m.), last about ten (10) minutes, and would be best viewed from Sabine Field.

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PUBLIC FORUM: TOWN FOREST STEWARDSHIP PLAN

The Northfield Conservation Commission has completed drafting a Town Forest Stewardship Plan and will be seeking feedback at a public forum to be held on Wednesday, September 25, 2019, at 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room located in the Brown Public Library (93 South Main Street). The link to the plan is here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1fxMtX3kqnUd2_5TbRuNdkambOKiA_0ZS/view?usp=sharing

Hardcopies also are available for review at the Brown Public Library and the Town Clerk’s Office.

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PUBLIC HEARING: NORTHFIELD TOWN PLAN

The Northfield Planning Commission will hold a public hearing on Monday, October 21, 2019 at 7:00 pm in the Community Room located in the Brown Public Library (93 South Main Street). The purpose of the hearing is to take public comments on a proposed Town Plan for the Town of Northfield.  Please click here for additional information.  The link to the Town Plan is here:

https://drive.google.com/file/d/1aDx62drsBS6jKOQ48rK8cGfiXRMbqBD0/view?usp=sharing

Hardcopies also are available for review in the Northfield Municipal Building (51 South Main Street).

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SPECIAL TOWN MEETING: SEPTEMBER 17, 2019

The results of the Australian Ballot voting on bond authorization to reconstruct Union Brook Road was:

YES - 182;   NO-101

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NORTHFIELD FARMERS MARKET

The first outdoor farmers market of the season was held on Tuesday, May 14, 2019.  These outdoor markets will be held on the Northfield Common every Tuesday afternoon from 3:00 p.m. to 6:30 p.m. through October 8, 2019. If you would like more information or are interested in becoming a vendor, please click here for the official website for Northfield Farmers Market.

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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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HOUSEHOLD HAZARDOUS WASTE COLLECTIONS

The Mountain Alliance & Casella Waste Management, Inc. will be holding four (4) Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events during 2019.  The first collection was held in Randolph on April 20 and the second in Northfield on July 27.  The third collection will be in Randolph on Saturday, September 21, 2019. The fourth and final collection will be in Northfield on Saturday, November 2, 2019.  The events are only for residents of Randolph, Braintree, Brookfield, and Northfield.  Please click here for more information.

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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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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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Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, September 24, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Conservation Commission Public Forum (Town Forest Stewardship Plan):
     Wednesday, September 25, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, September 26, 2019 CANCELLED

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Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, October 1, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, October 7, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, October 8, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, October 15, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, October 16, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Public Hearing (Proposed Town Plan):
     Monday, October 21
, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, October 22, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, October 24, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

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Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, November 4, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, November 5, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, November 12, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, November 18, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, November 19, 2019, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, November 20, 2019, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, November 26, 2019, 7:00 p.m.

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