In 1989 the voters combined Town Clerk and Tax Collector into a single position. The Town Clerk/Tax Collector is elected to a three year term. Cindy Caveney has served as Northfield's Tax Collector since 2007; she is assisted by Deputy Town Clerk/Tax Collector Vicki Hussman.
As Town Clerk Cindy is responsible for managing all town elections and certifying the results. She can also assist you with any of the following:
- Registration or re-registration of your vehicle, boat, snowmobile, or ATV
- Purchase of a marriage license, birth certificate, death certificate and marriage certificate, as well as copies of all said vital records
- Licensing of dogs
Both Cindy and Vicki are Notaries Public who can help you with certification of documents.
The Town Clerk is also maintains town records. At the Town Clerk's Office you can review non-restricted vital statistics dating back to the town's founding, records of previous town meetings, copies of ordinances and other town documents.