Public Notices

Municipal Planning Grant RFP

The Town of Northfield is seeking to hire a Land Use Planning and Regulation Consultant in order to update and modernize its zoning bylaws...

Please click the PDF icon below for additional information. Submissions are due by Monday, January 31, 2022.


Winter Parking Ban

There will be no parking of motor vehicles on the streets or roads of the Town of Northfield, Vermont between the hours of 12:00 midnight and 6:00 a.m. from November 15, 2021 through April 15, 2022.

As per: Northfield VT Town Traffic Ordinance, Article VI, Section 5


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.


Economic Development Director

The Town of Northfield 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 planning 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 full-time position and includes health insurance and retirement benefits. 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 December 23, 2021, or until such time that the position is filled. The Town of Northfield is an equal opportunity employer.


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.


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:


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.