S&P Rating AA+ A1+

Topsfield Rated AA+ and A1+ by S&P

On Monday, April 30, 2018, Topsfield received an updated Credit Rating Report from S & P.  The Town's long-term rating of "AA+" was... more ››

BOS Meeting Location Changed

Select Board Meeting Locations in the Town Library

Please note that the next few regular Board of Selectmen Business Meetings will be held in the Town Library located on South Common Street... more ››

BOS Meeting Time 7PM

Regular Selectmen's Meeting start time moved from 7:30pm to 7pm

Please note that the starting time for the Board of Selectmen's Regular Business Meetings recently changed.  Regular Business Meetings will... more ››

Town Hall Summer Hours

Town Hall Summer Hours, from May 24, 2018 through August 31, 2018 will beMonday - Thursday 8 AM - 5 PM; closed on Fridays.... more ››

2018 Local Election Results

Click here for the results of the Local Election on... more ››

Samuel Smith Topsfield Selectman at Town Meeting

Unofficial Town Meeting Votes

Summary of Town Meeting Votes 5/1/18

Attached, for reference and unofficial use only, is a summary list of the 2018 warrant articles along with the votes taken during the 2018... more ››

2018 Town Meeting Warrants

Click here to view the 2018 Annual Town Meeting and... more ››

Tri-Town Council 40 Assets

The Tri-Town Council has recently adopted a framework of 40 Developmental Assets based on the work of the Search Institute in 1990. For... more ››

Assessor's Office Inspections

Property Inspections are underway.

A representative from the Assessor's Office will be conducting an annual on-site inspection of the following:♦Properties sold during... more ››

Compost Facility is Open

The Yard Waste Compost Site at the Highway Garage, 279 Boston Street (Route 1), opened for the season on March 31, 2018 and will remain... 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 ››

2018 Election Information

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

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 ››