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Route 1 Repaving to Begin June 7, 2020

The Massachusetts Department of Transportation (MDOT) announces that a repaving project will begin on Route 1 from the Ipswich line to the... more ››

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Hood's Pond Opening June 20, 2020

Hood's Pond will be opening for the season on June 20, 2020. For more information on membership, visit them on Facebook or at... more ››

Compost Facility Opening June 6, 2020

Free of Charge for Saturdays in June

The compost facility at the Highway Facility, 279 Boston Street, will be open FREE OF CHARGE to residents on Saturdays from 9 AM - 1 PM... more ››

Fraud & Scam Alert

The Topsfield Police Department would like to inform residents that there have been a number of recent scams involving requests for... more ››

Town Hall Summer Hours

Now with evening hours on Mondays!

Town Hall Summer Hours are in effect from Memorial Day through Labor Day. Please note that under the Governor's COVID-19 Emergency Order,... more ››

2020 Town Election Voting Information


Phase One Reopening Plan for Non-Essential Businesses

On May 18th, Governor Baker announced the reopening plan for non-essential businesses.  It will be part of a four phased approach... more ››

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Gov. Baker Issues Order Requiring Face Coverings in Public Places Effective 5/6/20

On May 1, 2020 Governor Baker signed an Order requiring face masks or cloth face coverings on all people age 2 and up in public places... more ››

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COVID-19 Information

JUNE 1 Update

From Town Administrator Kevin Harutunian, "The Town of Topsfield continues to rise to the challenges we have been faced with over the past... more ››

Federal and MA Income Tax Filing Deadlines Extended to 7/15/20

Due to the COVID-19 Pandemic, MA and Federal Income Tax Filing Deadlines have been extended.The Federal income tax filing deadline has been... more ››

Hood's Pond Opening Delayed

The Topsfield Beach Association announced that the seasonal opening of Hood's Pond will... more ››

Mosquito Surveillance Information

 Representatives from Northeast Massachusetts Mosquito Control will be in the area during the next few weeks placing surveillance traps in... more ››

Deadline for Tax Exemption and Deferral Applications Extended to 6/1/20

COVID-19 UPDATES: Local Options – Tax Exemptions

National Grid Public Notice- Hazardous Tree Mitigation

National Grid Electric is in the process of canvassing the Town to identify dead, diseased, hazardous, or dying trees for removal.

Support Our Local Food Businesses

Our local businesses are open! Click here for a list of local... more ››

Strawberry Festival Cancelled

The Topsfield Historical Society has made the decision to cancel the 2020 Strawberry Festival scheduled for  June 13, 2020 due to the COVID... more ››

2020 Federal Census Information

A mailing has recently been sent from the U.S. Census Bureau to all households inviting residents to respond to the 2020 Federal Census.    

Route 1 Re-Paving Project 2020


All Topsfield Playgrounds are CLOSED until further notice.