Welcome to Northfield, Massachusetts
Town Hall - 69 Main Street - Northfield, MA 01360
Telephone (413) 498-2901

Who we are:
The Board of Health consists of five elected members serving three-year, staggered terms.
What we do:
The Board performs duties relative to the protection of the environment from damage and pollution. Mandated duties include health care and disease control; enforcement of housing and dwelling codes; monitoring of and providing for hazardous waste disposal; monitoring the Transfer Station; enforcement of Title 5; investigating nuisances which may be injurious to health; enforcing the State Sanitary code involving food service establishments and enforcing the State Environmental Code regarding safety and sanitation of pools and beaches.
When we meet:
The Board meets the second & fourth Thursday of the month at 5:15pm in the Board of Health Office on the top floor of the Town Hall unless otherwise posted. Those wishing to participate in a meeting are required to be put on the agenda at least 48 hours prior to the meeting.
Contact us:
Board of Health
69 Main Street
Northfield, MA 01360   
413-498-2901 X17
FAX 413-498-5103

Administrative Assistant Caty Kostecki

Caty is in the office on Wednesday evenings 6p-8p

Current Members:
Term Expires
Flora Sadri
Thomas Walker
David Balk                  
Robert MacEwen, Chair
Dan Gray
Additional Information and Links:

Public Health Fact Sheets on Eastern Equine Encephalitis and West Nile Virus from the Board of Health


On February 12, 2009, the Northfield Board of Health voted to rescind it's regulations regarding the moratorium on Outdoor Wood Boiler installations, and will now abide by the current prevailing State regulations, adopted on December 28, 2008: 310 CMR 7.26(50) through (54): Outdoor Hydronic Heaters (Wood-Fired Boilers)

2015 Transfer Station Stickers

Yearly renewal required.

Download the mail in form

FCSWMD Battery Disposal

Reduce, Reuse, Recycle, Re-think!

Transfer Station Hours
Wed. & Fri.

Household Hazardous Waste Schedule

As a resident of Northfield you have access to at least 6 Household Hazardous Waste events each year.
Pre-registration is required.
To see a complete list of dates, times and locations go to:



System Pumping Form


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