Composting

Residents may drop-off leaves, brush, branches and grass clippings only.  Leaves and grass clippings must be kept separate from brush and branches.  Stumps, logs  and branches larger than 4 inches in diameter may not be brought to the composting site.  Barrels will be available for disposal of emptied leaf bags. Staff will be on-hand to direct and assist residents.

The Composting Facility is located at the Public Works Facility on Boston Street, just north of Route 97. Any questions concerning the composting operations please call Gary Wildes, Highway Superintendent at (978) 887-1542.

The Topsfield Public Works Composting Facility will be open again starting April 16th. The usual hours remain in effect 9AM-1PM on Saturdays.  The Public Works Building has a security gate that will open at 9 AM so please do not arrive too early.
Please take note that when you enter the facility to stay to the right up the hill to the right of the office and remain in single file and in your vehicles. Residents will be directed by staff when to dump and will only be allowed one vehicle at a time. After dumping you will be directed by staff to exit the area to the right of the building and follow the perimeter road back and down to Route 1.

The Topsfield Public Works Composting Facility will be open again starting April 3rd. The usual hours remain in effect 9AM-1PM.  The Public Works Building has a security gate that will open at 9 AM so please do not arrive too early.
Please take note that when you enter the facility to stay to the right up the hill to the right of the office and remain in single file and in your vehicles. Residents will be directed by staff when to dump and will only be allowed one vehicle at a time. After dumping you will be directed by staff to exit the area to the right of the building and follow the perimeter road back and down to Route 1.

Mandatory Water Ban Coming Soon...

mansignsoon Streamflow levels are dropping and a voluntary restriction will start on May 19th.  Mandatory restrictions will not be far behind, probably by June 1st if not sooner.

Want to receive PFAS results?

PFAS results are avaialble on our water testing website - https://www.topsfieldpublicworksorg/apps/watertesting/ but you can follow us on Twitter (@TopsfieldWater) or subscribe to our email list if you would like to receive regular updates.

Pay your water bill online

81009 83017 0Please visit the Unibank site to pay your water or tax bills online.

 
 

Water Department

279 Boston Street

Topsfield, MA 01983

978.887.1517

978.887.1543 (Fax)

911 -  After Hours Emergency

Hours: Monday-Friday 7 AM to 3:30 PM

Highway Department

279 Boston Street

Topsfield, MA 01983

978.887.1542

978.887.1543 (Fax)

Hours: Monday-Friday 7 AM to 3 PM