Grow Spring! EXPO April 7

The Topsfield Garden Club is hosting the Grow Spring! EXPO on April 7 from 10 am - 3 pm  on the Town Common and at The Emerson Center,... more ››

Composting: March 31st

The Yard Waste Compost Site at the Highway Garage, 279 Boston Street (Route 1), will be opening for the season on Marh 31, 2018 and will... more ››

Town Meeting: May 1st

Annual Town Meeting: Tuesday, May 1, 2018 at 7pm

Town Meeting is scheduled for Tuesday, May 1, 2018 in the Proctor School Gymnasium. The Warrant was open for Citizen Petitions from January... more ››

No Spray Requests

The process to request exclusion from mosquito spraying has changed as of March, 2017.All requests must now be done through the... more ››

Masco Principal Search

Public input is requested to help guide the search process for the next High School Principal. Please follow this link to the survey... more ››

2018 Election Information

Please click here for information regarding the... more ››

Senior Property Tax Relief

Application deadline is April 1, 2018. For more information, click... more ››

Dog License Deadline

State and local laws require that dogs are licensed annually. The 2018 registration period ends January 31, 2018. After February 1st, a... more ››

Recycling Notice

Important Notice from JRM


Essex Regional 911 Alerts

The Town of Topsfield has switched systems for emergency alerting from Nixle to Essex Regional 911 Alerts. Subscribers to the old Nixle... more ››

Town Hall Newsletter

Town Hall Building Committee Newsletter Released

The Town Hall Building Committee has released its first Newsletter with updates on the renovation process at the Town Hall Building. Please... more ››

Ice Skating Rinks Policy

Conservation Commission Policy

In the Spring of 2017, the Topsfield Conservation Commission established new regulations for private ice skating rinks in a Buffer Zone or... more ››

S&P Upgrades Topsfield AA+

Topsfield's Bond Rating is Upgraded by Standard & Poor's

Topsfield’s bond rating was upgraded to S&P “AA+” from Moody’s “Aa2”.

Town Website Upgrades

Topsfield website is under construction

The Town recently updated its website platform and features. Please note that the website and individual department pages may still be "... more ››

Town Offices Have Moved

Town Offices have moved from 8 West Common Street to 461 Boston Street while the Town Hall Renovation and Addition Project is underway. The... more ››

Water Quality Report

The Topsfield Water Department’s 2016 Water Quality Report is now available at the Water Department Office or online at ... more ››

Topsfield TRIAD Messages

A loved one missing? How will you find him or her? Call the Topsfield Fire Department at 978-887-5148/3895 and ask them about SafetyNet... more ››

Events and Friends at the Library

Visit the Library's website: for the latest events

Tri-Town Council Fall Newsetter

The Tri-Town Council Fall Newsletter is available through the link below.

Operation Concern

Operation Concern is a service provided to Topsfield senior citizens and disabled residents, in conjunction with the Topsfield Police... more ››