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Public Notices

Hydrant Flushing

The Northfield Water Department will be flushing fire hydrants on municipal streets starting Monday, September 25, 2023, and finishing by Friday, October 6, 2023..

Flushing may result in some discoloration and the presence of sediment in the water reaching your home or business. These conditions are not harmful and should be of short duration. If you encounter discolored water in your home or business, run the cold-water faucet until the water is clear.

For more information, please contact the Northfield Utility Office at 802-485-5411.


Roadside Leaf Collection

The Leaf Picker will start operating on Monday, October 9, 2023. Roadside leaf collection will continue through Friday, November 17, 2023 or until the first heavy snowstorm (whichever comes first)...

Please move your leaves to the side of the road and they will be removed as soon as possible.
LEAVES ONLY PLEASE! No brush or branches.
For more information, please contact Highway Foreman Trent Tucker at 802-485-9851.


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.


ARPA Funds Request Form

The Select Board members have developed and adopted the attached form (press "Read More") as part of their efforts to decide how best to allocate local American Recovery Plan Act (APRA) funds...

This form is being presented to the Northfield community as a means for entities to request funds for specific projects. Those interested in requesting ARPA funds must complete the form and then submit it to the Town Manager by email at or by regular mail to Town Manager, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, VT 05663. In addition, those interested are strongly encouraged to submit their completed forms as soon as possible so the Select Board members can start considering all requests.


Highway Equipment Operator/Laborer

The Town of Northfield, VT has an opening for an equipment operator/laborer within its Highway Department...

The highway equipment operator/laborer performs truck driving, plowing, and maintenance of roads and other town infrastructure. This is a full-time hourly position. The ideal candidate will have five years’ experience in road maintenance and construction. Salary is commensurate with experience. Please click the PDF icon below for the job description. To apply, please complete a job application or resume and send it to or mail to Northfield Town Manager, 51 South Main Street, Northfield, Vermont 05663. The Town will be accepting applications until the position is filled. The Town of Northfield is an equal opportunity employer.


VPPSA 2023 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.


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 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.


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