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Narcan Training
Wednesday, August 15, 6 to 7:30 p.m.
Wantage Municiapl Building

Thursdays at the Amp
August 16, 6–7:30 p.m.
SW Library Outdoor Amphitheater

Pets Invited to Church
August 18/19, 7 p.m./9:30 a.m.
Sussex United Methodist Church

Chicken Barbecue
Sunday, August 26, 3 to 6 p.m.
Sussex Firehouse

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Narcan Training

Wednesday, August 15, 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the Wantage Municiapl Building
The community is invited to learn how to reverse an overdose and receive a free Narcan kit. Click here for informational flier. Pre-registration is required. To register or for more information contact Erika at 973-625-1988 or

Notice of Aerial Mosquito Larviciding

The Sussex County Office of Mosquito Control has scheduled an aerial application (by plane) on August 14-17, 2018 between the hours of 5 a.m. and 8 p.m. The Office will be using the product Vectobac GS EPA Reg # 73049-10 with an active ingredient of BTI (Bacillus thuringiensis israelensis) a bacteria for the control of larval (immature, Aquatic state) mosquitoes. info This product is a solid, granular material (I.E. ground up corncob husks). info Areas to be treated are uninhabited, wetland areas located in the following municipalities: Vernon Township, Wantage Township, Hardyston Township, Sussex Borough, Borough of Hopatcong, Town of Newton, Hampton Township, and Lafayette Township You may see a plane flying over residential areas; however no applications of this product are made over residential neighborhoods. The pilot is simply positioning the plane to approach the wetlands that will be treated. NOTE: THIS IS NOT A LIQUID OR AEROSOL SPRAY. Nor is it directed at adult mosquitoes. This application is to reduce future adult mosquito populations. Please contact the Office of Mosquito Control at 973-948-4545 from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Monday through Friday, if you have any questions. Website:
Sussex County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Health, Office of Mosquito Control

Land Use Board Meeting Notice

The August 21, 2018 meeting of the Wantage Land Use Board has been canceled. The next scheduled meeting is September 18, 2018. Official action may be taken.

Milling and Paving Notice

Tilcon New York, Inc., will begin milling and paving in Wantage starting on July 30th. The roads to be milled and paved are: Dales Crossing, Adrienne Court, Marie Court, Mountain View Drive, Liberty Street, Sherman Ridge Road, Newman Road, Wantage School Road Section I & II, North Shore Road, a portion of Lewisburg Road, and Spreen Drive. There will be traffic delays within these areas during both the milling and paving. Tilcon New York, Inc., will begin first in the northern part of the Township starting on Dales Crossing.

Bridge X-09, County Route 565 over Papakating Creek

On or about June 26, CR 565 at the bridge site will be closed to traffic and demolition of the existing bridge will commence. Read notice. Download project PDF.

Thursdays at the Amp Music Series

6:00–7:30 p.m. Sussex-Wantage Library outdoor amphitheater
Back by popular demand, the Friends of the S-W Library's four-week summer music series will be sure to inspire you to tap your feet or maybe even get up and dance! Bring your own seating (lawn chair, blanket.) Schedule:

Latest Posts/Updates

Mayor & Committee: 08/09 agenda
Recreation Commission: 07/25 agenda
Land Use Board: 7/17 agenda
Board of Health: 5/9 agenda
Ordinances: Ordinance 2018-08 | Ordinance 2018-09