CURRENT NOTICES

Below is list of Current Notices for the Town of Northfield, Vermont.  Please click on the links below for more information (when available.

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Town Select Board 2017 Regular Meeting Schedule

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Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2015 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2016 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2017 Meeting Minutes

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Special School District Election
Tuesday, May 2, 2017

Election for School Directors for the Central Vermont Unified Union School District: two 1-year seats; one 2-year seat; and two 3-year seats.  The vote for unifying the Northfield & Williamstown School Districts also will be held on this day.  Australian balloting will be held at the Northfield Middle/High School from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Please click here to view a sample ballot.  Early and/or absentee voting is now available through the Town Clerk's Office. You can vote absentee in the office, pick up a ballot (your own), or have a ballot  mailed to you.  Please call the Town Clerk's office at 802-485-5421 for questions or to request a ballot.

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GREEN UP DAY
NORTHFIELD, VERMONT
SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017

Starting at 9:00 A.M. behind the Fire Station (128 Wall Street) and finishing by Noon. Please bring gloves, warm clothing, rain gear, work boots, and (if possible) your own pick-up truck.  For more information, please call Megan at (802) 793-0822.

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Mountain Alliance & Casella Waste Management, Inc. will hold the first of three 2017 Household Hazardous Waste Collections in Randolph, Vermont on Saturday, May 6, 2017 from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m.  Please click here for additional information.  The second collection will be held in Northfield, Vermont on Saturday, July 29, 2017.

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Northfield Ambulance Volunteers, Inc. (NAVI) will hold its second annual Invitational Golf Tournament on Sunday, June 11, 2017 at the Northfield Country Club (2066 Vermont Route 12A).  This event will benefit the Betty Podgwaite Scholarship and EMS training activities.  Please click here for the registration form, which has additional information about fees, early bird registration, etc.

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NORTHFIELD VT ROADSIDE TREE REMOVAL

Attached here is the final contract between the Town of Northfield and Limlaw Chipping & Clearing for the cutting of trees within the Town's right-of-way. Attached here is the  letter sent to affected property owners prior to the removal of trees.

The key features in the contract are that it allows the Town to halt work on the project and terminate the contract if the contractor is not following or meeting the Town’s expectations. In addition, the contract states the Town will designate the areas for cutting and will mark the trees for removal. Also, the contract is for a four-month period and thus will need to be reapproved should the Town wish to have Limlaw do additional road tree cutting in future years. These provisions were added in response to concerns raised at Select Board meetings. In addition, the Town enlisted the assistance of Northfield Tree Warden Russ Barrett in marking trees for cutting. The process will involve the Highway Foreman and Mr. Barrett reviewing areas for cutting. Once the areas are designated and the trees are marked for cutting, they will walk the properties with the property owners and get a sign–off. At several Select Board meetings last summer, members of the public mentioned a concern that the project will require a municipal stormwater permit and may raise issues with the Clean Water Act.  Please note that municipal storm water permits are not currently required for road work. In addition, it does not appears that future municipal stormwater permits would be required for this type of work as it does not involve excavation or major soil disturbance. Also, because it is road maintenance and does not involve major soil disturbance, it does not raise issues with Clean Water Act.

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The Northfield Police Department is seeking a Level III, full-time, Vermont certified police officer to fill a current vacancy. Please click here for additional information. EOE

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VTrans has resumed its roadwork (drainage, grading, paving, etc.) on Vermont Route 12A.  Please click here for additional information.

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There is a website providing updated information regarding the Water Street River Park project as it progresses. Please click here to access the website.

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Northfield Residents: If you planning to hold a fireworks display, please be aware that a revised fireworks permit form has been adopted by the Select Board.  Please click here for the form.  Please contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at 802-485-6121 or jschulz@northfield.vt.us should you have any questions.

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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.

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Burn Permits are required in the Town of Northfield.  Contact a Fire  Warden before you burn.  Call Fire Warden Brian Elwell at 802-485-9036 or Assistant  Fire Warden Titus Soble at 802-793-9030.

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Utility Commissions Meeting: Monday, May 1, 2017, 6:30 p.m.  CANCELLED

GREEN UP DAY: SATURDAY, MAY 6, 2017

Recreation Committee Meeting: Monday, May 8, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Justice Panel Meeting: Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, May 9, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, May 10, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, May 15, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Brown Public Library Trustees Meeting: Tuesday, May 16, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, May 23, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, May 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

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Utility Commissions Meeting: Monday, June 5, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Monday, June 12, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Justice Panel Meeting: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, June 13, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, June 14, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, June 19, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Brown Public Library Trustees Meeting: Tuesday, June 20, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, June 22, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, June 27, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

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Utility Commissions Meeting: Monday, July 3, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Monday, July 10, 2017, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Justice Panel Meeting: Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, July 11, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, July 12, 2017, 6:30 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, July 17, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Brown Public Library Trustees Meeting: Tuesday, July 18, 2017, 5:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, July 25, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, July 27, 2017, 7:00 p.m.

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