Public Notices

Northfield VT - Property Taxes

The first payment of property taxes for the current fiscal year is due Friday, August 19, 2022. Interest of 1% per month will be charged to any unpaid balance after this date. Should you have any questions, please contact Town Clerk Kim Pedley or Assistant Town Clerk Janel Doney at 802-485-5421. Thank you.


Northfield VT - Wayfinding Master Plan

The Town of Northfield received grant funding through the Vermont Outdoor Recreation Economic Collaborative (VOREC) program to develop and implement a wayfinding master plan for the Northfield Town Forest...

The Town is now seeking bids from a qualified consultant to develop a wayfinding plan with an implementation schedule. Bids are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2, 2022.

Please click the PDF icon below to download the RFP document.


Northfield VT - Municipal Building Structural Repairs RFP

The Town of Northfield is seeking bids from qualified contractors to perform structural repairs to the municipal building located at 51 South Main Street...

Submissions are due by 4:00 p.m. on Friday, September 2, 2022. Please click the PDF icon below to download the RFP document.


New Economic Development District

The Town of Northfield is part of a planned formation of an economic development district that includes Chittenden, Addison, Rutland and Washington counties and would be called the West Central Vermont Economic Development District...

A draft of the region’s Comprehensive Economic Development Strategy (CEDS) is available at The CEDS is a strategy-driven plan for regional economic development that will strengthen local economic partnerships within four Vermont counties and enable our region to meet current and anticipated economic challenges. Your comments about the CEDS are valuable and welcome.

If you have any questions or feedback, please contact Northfield Economic Development Director Tom Davis at


Northfield VT - Committee Vacancies

The Town of Northfield now has a vacancy on the Northfield Conservation Committee (NCC) and another on its Town Forest Stewardship Committee (TFSC)…

The NCC serves in an advisory capacity to the Northfield Select Board in promoting stewardship of Northfield’s natural and cultural resources. The NCC meets on the 4th Wednesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

The TFSC is a subcommittee of the Conservation Commission and focuses on Town Forest concerns. These include trail accessibility and maintenance, organizing group hikes and other public awareness events, etc. The TFSC meets on the 3rd Tuesday of each month at 6:00 p.m.

If you are interested in serving on one of these committees, please send a letter of interest with résumé to Town Manager Jeff Schulz, c/o Municipal Building, 51 South Main Street, Northfield VT 05663 or email Letters of interest will be accepted until the positions are filled.


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 feedback from residents on how these funds should be spent...

Please clink the PDF icon below for more information about future meetings.

You can also go to to fill out the survey.


Northfield VT - Burn Permits

Burn Permits are required in the Town of Northfield. Please contact Fire Warden Brian Elwell at 802-279-4023 or Assistant Fire Warden Titus Soble at 802-793-9030 before you burn.


VPPSA 2022 Incentives

The Vermont Public Power Supply Authority (VPPSA) has new rebate and instant discount opportunities for its utility customers. This includes customers of the Northfield Electric Department...

Please click the PDF icon for more information.


Utility Assistance for Vermont Renters

If you are a renter and having difficulty paying your utility bills (electricity, water/ sewer, heating fuel, etc.) because of COVID-19 and/or other issues, there might be assistance for you...

Please click the pdf icon for more information.


Fireworks Permit Application

Northfield residents planning to hold a fireworks display should be aware that a local permit is required. Please note the permit application has to be submitted to the Town Manager at least fifteen (15) days prior to the event...

Please click the PDF icon to download the form. If you have any questions, contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at or at 802-485-9822.


Household Hazardous Waste Collection Events 2022

Mountain Alliance and Casella Waste Systems, Inc. will hold two (2) household hazardous waste collection events in 2022. The first was held at the Randolph Transfer Station on June 18, 2022. The second will be held behind the Northfield Fire Station on Saturday, November 12, 2022 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.

These collection events are for residents of Randolph, Braintree, Brookfield, Roxbury, and Northfield only.
Please click the PDF below for additional information including a full list of the materials that will and will not be accepted.


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.