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ARPA Funds Community Meetings

The Town of Northfield has received $1.9M in American Rescue Plan Act (ARPA) funds for local projects. Community engagement meetings will be held to explain the process and obtain local opinion on how these funds should be spent...

Central Street Sidewalk Project RFP

The Town of Northfield, VT seeks bids from qualified contractors to install 488' of five-foot wide concrete sidewalk with granite curbing along a portion of the northerly side of Lower Central Street...

Trail Restoration Project RFP

The Town of Northfield has received VOREC grant funding in order to restore and improve damaged trails in Northfield and is seeking bids from qualified contractors to perform this work...


About Northfield

Northfield, Vermont  is a community of 5918 people (2020 Census) located in the heart of Vermont's Green Mountains. Home to Norwich University, the oldest private military college in the United States, Northfield is an easy ten-mile drive from Montpelier, the state's capital, and three hours from either Boston or Montreal. As such, Northfield offers easy access to both idyllic rural and culturally diverse, cosmopolitan settings.

The Town of Northfield, Vermont was chartered in 1781  and consists of 38.3 square miles.


Northfield also is home to six covered bridges, four of which are located in Northfield Falls in the northern part of town.  This includes the Slaughterhouse Road Bridge, which is off of Vermont Route 12.  Nearby on Cox Brook Road are three covered bridges in close proximity. The Stony Brook Covered Bridge, also known as the Moseley Covered Bridge, is in the south-western section of Northfield off of Vermont Route 12A. 

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