Welcome to the Town of Newfield.

We are located in the Finger Lakes Region of Central New York. The town is best known for its Covered Bridge, built in 1853. It is the oldest Covered Bridge still in daily use in New York State.

Please use the menu items across the top to navigate through this site. Hover over the menu item to see a drop-down list of subjects. On a mobile (touch) device, use a long press on the menu to bring up the drop-down list. Look for the community calendar on the right side of this page. See below for recent news items.


There will be a Town Board Work Session on April 24, 2014 at 7PM.


Barb Walkerthon – May 3, 2014

The Community Good Neighbor Fund (CGNF) has an annual walk to raise money for the community food pantry based out of the Methodist Church on Main Street. “Walkerthon” is named after Barb Walker, who coordinated Newfield’s food pantry for many years.  To honor Barb’s dedication and commitment to maintaining the food pantry, walkers get a donation from a sponsor (based either on a total donation or a “per mile” amount), and walk a designated amount. This year the walk will include local and historical locations being noted and explained as part of the walk. The walk is scheduled for May 3, 2014 – 9-11 AM.


Annual Community Garage/Yard Sale

The annual Newfield Community garage/yard sale will be on Saturday, August 23, 2014.  For more information, please call Arlene McKenna at 564-7243.

DEADLINE TO GET ON THE MAP is August 15, 2014.

Broadband Is Coming To Newfield

To show interest and support, please go to the Clarity Connect web site.  The more interest that is generated, the sooner things can be up and running.  Please go to:

www.clarityconnect.com, go to the grey box on the left side under  “high speed wireless access” and click on “here”.  Go to/click on box saying “Inquire about service” and fill in the information.

The Newfield town website is clean and healthy.

Just to quell any rumors to the contrary, this site is virus free and all links should be working.  Back in February, I was notified that the site was advertising a payday loan site.  (This was not a “virus”, but simply injected code which sent the user to another website.)   I took the site down immediately, changed all the passwords, reinstalled the software, restored from a backup and got most links working with 24 hours.  More recently, we corrected an issue that resulted in some missing board minutes and agendas from the site.  All should be working 100% now.  –Linda

Town Board Seeking Planning Board Member

The Newfield Town Board is actively seeking Newfield residents to participate on the Planning Board in the planning for and development of the Town’s future.   Questions regarding the Planning Board may be directed to Nancy Dolge, Chair, at 564-9360.  Applications may be obtained from the Newfield Town Clerk’s office during regular work hours.

TaxGlance Lookup

Comprehensive Plan

The comprehensive town plan, which was adopted on September 12, 2013, is available here: TOWN PLAN

NYS Audit

All Events Calendar

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