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 2020 Regular Meeting Schedule

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Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2018 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2019 Meeting Minutes

Town Select Board (& Subcommittee) 2020 Meeting Minutes

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NORTHFIELD TOWN PLAN UPDATE

The Northfield Planning Commission has finalized and approved its draft of the revised Northfield Town Plan.  The Town Select Board will hold two (2) public hearings before providing its approval.  The first was held on January 14, 2020 and the second is scheduled for Tuesday, February 11, 2020.  Please click the link below if you would like to download the plan.  Hardcopies also are available for review at the Town Clerk's Office (51 South Main Street) and the Brown Public Library (93 South Main Street).

https://drive.google.com/open?id=1IRvqDlxdFLUf0jyl5oXYaLGPw5S_-DKU 

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Northfield Electric Department Notice

REGARDING UTILITY SURVEY

You may receive a phone call from GreatBlue Research asking to complete a survey on behalf of Northfield Electric Department. This is legitimate! We hope you take the time to answer the survey questions and help us serve you better. Calls are being conducted through February 12, 2020. Please visit GreatBlue Research's website (click here) for more information. If you have questions or concerns about the survey, please contact Julia Leopold at jleopold@vppsa.com

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NORTHFIELD VT ELECTED OFFICERS 2020

The following seats will be voted upon by Australian Ballot at the next Northfield, Vermont Town Meeting (03/03/20):

Town Select Board: 3-year seat
Town Select Board: 2-year seat
Library Trustee: 3-year seats (2)
Lister: 3-year seat
Lister: 2 years remainder of a 3-year seat
Grand Juror: 1-year seat
Town Agent: 1-year seat
Water & Waste Water Commissioner: 3-year seat
Electric Utility Commissioner: 3-year seat
Paine Mountain School Board Director: 3-year seat

If you would like to run for one of these offices, please pick up a petition at the Town Clerk’s Office and return it with the signatures of thirty (30) registered Northfield voters by 5:00 p.m. on Monday, January 27, 2020. For additional info, please contact the Town Clerk’s Office at 485-5421.

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NORTHFIELD RIDGE + RIVER ROUTES
PUBLIC OPEN HOUSE

A public open house will be held on Thursday, January 30, 2020 from 5:00 p.m. to 7:00 p.m. in the Community Room located in the Brown Public Library so Northfield residents can share their thoughts and ideas about connectivity and pedestrian access within the Dog River Valley.  For more information, visit www.northfieldridgetorivers.info.

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SNOW DEPOSITING ON PUBLIC ROADS

The Town of Northfield would like to remind residents that plowing, shoveling, or pushing snow into the road creates a safety hazard for drivers and makes it difficult for the highway crew to do their jobs.  It also is a specific violation of the Northfield Traffic Ordinance. Your cooperation in keeping our roads free of deposited snow would be much appreciated. Please contact Town Manager Jeff Schulz at 485-9822 should you have any questions.

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FIREWORKS PERMIT APPLICATIONS

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 click here for the form. 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 jschulz@northfield.vt.us or at 485-9822.

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NORTHFIELD FARMERS MARKET

The final outdoor farmers market of the season was held Tuesday, October 8, 2019. For information about upcoming indoor markets, please click here for the official website for Northfield Farmers Market.

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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.

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BURN PERMIT CONTACT INFORMATION

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

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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, 2019 through April 15, 2020.  As per: Northfield VT Town Traffic Ordinance, Article VI, Section 5

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Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, January 20, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, January 21, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, January 23, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, January 28, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

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Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, February 3, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 4, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Public Hearing (Northfield Town Plan):
Tuesday, February 11, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, February 17, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, February 18, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, February 19, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Town Select Board Public Hearing (Australian Ballot Town Meeting Articles):
Tuesday, February 25, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, February 27, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

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Northfield Town Meeting Open Session:
Monday, March 2, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Northfield Town Meeting Australian Balloting:
Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 7:00 a.m.-7:00 p.m.

Recreation Committee Meeting: Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 6:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, March 3, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Utility Commissions Joint Meeting: Monday, March 9, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, March 10, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Planning Commission Meeting: Monday, March 16, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Northfield Energy Committee Meeting: Tuesday, March 17, 2020, 6:30 p.m.

Conservation Commission Meeting: Wednesday, March 18, 2020, 5:30 p.m.

Town Select Board Regular Meeting: Tuesday, March 24, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

Development Review Board Meeting: Thursday, March 26, 2020, 7:00 p.m.

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