Public Notices

Northfield Property Taxes 2021

Tax bills for 2021 were mailed on Wednesday, July 14, 2021. The first payment is due by Friday, August 13, 2021.

By law, a property’s tax bill must be sent to the owner as of April 1, 2021. For those of you who purchased after this date, you can get a copy of the tax bill by emailing or
If you have any questions, you can call Kim or Janel at 485-5421. Have a great summer!


Economic Development Director

The Town of Northfield, Vermont (population 6,100) is seeking to hire an Economic Development Director to support local businesses in their sustainability, growth, and expansion; to build a network within the State and region to attract potential employers and residents to Northfield; and to support the town’s vision for housing and other key development priorities.

The ideal candidate will have knowledge and work experience with municipal zoning and infrastructure, planning programs and processes, economic development tools and programs, and a proven successful record in economic development leadership roles. In addition, that person shall be a capable public speaker, communicate effectively with groups and individuals, engineers, architects, developers, businesses, and the general public, and capable of establishing working relationships and networks with developers, community organizations, and business professionals.

This is a part-time position at 24 hours per week. The salary is negotiable based upon experience. Please click the PDF icon below to download the complete job description. To apply, please e-mail cover letter and resume to or mail to: Northfield Town Manager, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, VT 05663. The Town is accepting applications through August 23, 2021, or until such time that the position is filled. The Town of Northfield is an equal opportunity employer.


Development Review Board Vacancy

The Town of Northfield, Vermont is accepting letters of interest for a vacant position on its five-member Development Review Board (DRB).

The DRB is responsible for evaluating all applications for development review including site plans, subdivisions, variances, and conditional use. The DRB also hears appeals of decisions made by the Zoning Administrator.

Letters of interest will be accepted until the position is filled and should be mailed or delivered to:
Jeff Schulz. Town Manager, c/o Municipal Building, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, VT 05663


NAVI Invitational Golf Tournament 2021

Northfield Ambulance Volunteers, Inc. will hold a benefit golf tournament on Sunday, September 19, 2021 at the Northfield Country Club (2066 Vermont Route 12A).

This tournament will will benefit the Betty Podgwaite Scholarship Fund and EMS Training Activities.

Please click the PDF icon below to download tournament details and the registration form.


Burn Permit Contact Information

Burn Permits are required in the Town of Northfield. Please call Fire Warden Brian Elwell at 279-4023 or Assistant Fire Warden Titus Soble at 793-9030.


Help with Utility Bills for Renters

If you are a renter and having difficulty paying your utility bills because of COVID-19, there might be help for you...

Please go to to see if you qualify and for the application link.


Rebates Available for Northfield Electric Customers!

Northfield Electric customers can apply for rebates on eligible electrically powered products.

These products include vehicles, bicycles, lawn mowers, heat pumps, and more! Please visit the following link to learn more:


Household Hazardous Waste Collection 2021

Mountain Alliance and Casella Waste Management will be holding two (2) household hazardous waste collection events in 2021.

The first was held at the Randolph Transfer Station on Saturday, June 19, 2021. The second will be held behind the Northfield Fire Station (128 Wall Street) on Saturday, November 13, 2021 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. These collection events are for residents of Randolph, Braintree, Brookfield, Roxbury, & Northfield only.
Please click the PDF below for additional information including a full list of the materials that will and will not be accepted.


Northfield Police Department
Part-Time Positions Available

The Northfield Police Department now has part-time positions available.

Please click on the pdf icon for more information.


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.


Fireworks Permit Application

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 note the permit application has to be submitted to the Town Manager at least fifteen (15) days prior to the event.

If you have any questions, contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at or at 485-9822.