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Spring Newsletter

2015 Dog License Applications


Introduced Budget

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Construction on Route 23
public notice

Lake Neepaulin Mayor's Statement

Upcoming Events

Library Used Book Sale
Friday, April 24 & Saturday, April 25

Mets Bus Trip May 3rd
Mets Bus Trip
Sunday, May 3

Flea Market
Saturday, May 16, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Medicine Wheel Garden Festival
Saturday, May 16 and Sunday, May 17
Lusscroft Farm

Wantage Day
Saturday May 30
Woodbourne Park
12 to 4 p.m.
vendor form/info

Wantage Pageants
May 30 at Municipal Building
download info/applications:
Miss Wantage
Little Miss Wantage
Little Mister Wantage

salute to our veterans

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Welcome to Wantage


April is Child Abuse Prevention and Awareness Month

Read Mayor's Proclamation

Township Issues Spring Newsletter


WISE Program Offeredwise

The Wellness Initiative for Senior Education is offering a FREE six-week educational program to those aged 60 and older. First class is April 30, 9:30 to 11 a.m. at Sussex-Wantage Library. Learn how to stay healthy, meet new people, and have fun! Refreshments and gift cards! Click here for the flier for more information or call Tina at 973-383-4787 ext. 239.

Bus Trip

The Wantage Township Recreation Commission is sponsoring a bus trip on Sunday, May 3 to Citi Field, NY to see the Mets baseball game against the Nationals. Tickets are now on sale at the Township Municipal Building for $50 a ticket including transportation.

Habitat for Humanity

habitat for humanity Affordable Home Ownership Opportunity located in Green Township. Orientations will be held for those interested in applying. For more information download the flier or visit

Certificate of Appreciation

John Davey and Roger Gengaro from the American Legion Post 213 presented a certificate of appreciation to the Recreation Commission for their donation. The donation was from the Veteran Memorial Car and Bike Show event held in October at Woodbourne Park and will be used to support the American Legion veterans and children programs. Accepting on behalf of the Recreation Commission from left to right: Christine Keller, Christy Tuper, and Warren Wisse.
Recreation Appreciation

Hoppy Easter

The annual Easter Egg Hunt hosted by Wantage Recreation was held on March 28th. Click here for more photos.
egg hunt egg hunt

Lake Neepaulin Reminder

Please accept this reminder that Lake Neepaulin remains closed to public use or access. The governing body is in the process of reviewing rules and regulations for recreational opportunities at Lake Neepaulin. Until that review is completed, for safety reasons, the lake is off limits. We appreciate your understanding and cooperation in this regard.

Winter Parking Regulations

From November 15 through April 15, parking is prohibited on the public streets of Wantage between the hours of 11:00 p.m. and 6:00 a.m. Do not park a vehicle on any Township Street or part thereof when there is snow or ice on the surface of the road.

Getting Ready for Social Security

Are you ready for Social Security? Click here for online resources and information.

Snowplows and Mailboxes

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How Does Wantage Township Inform Citizens About Emergencies And Other Important Public Notifications?

See Mayor's Notes

Ongoing Points of Interest

We at Wantage Town Hall often are asked the following questions, being on-going points of information the general public is interested in knowing:

This and other information is available through the County of Sussex, by using the following link: We always welcome your phone calls, but in some cases, the local government is not in a position to have the data or information you are seeking. In those situations, we would direct you to search the above resource. Try out the above link, and keep it handy for the future in case you have questions on these topics. We hope this is helpful to you!

Continued best regards,
Wantage Township Mayor & Committee

Notice: Construction Department Services Have Changed
Wantage Township has entered into an agreement with Hardyston Township; Hardyston Township will manage the Construction Department from the Hardyston Municipal Building. There will be limited office hours at the Wantage Municipal Building. See full notice.

Latest Posts/Updates

Mayor & Committee: 3/26 agenda | March bill list
Recreation Commission 4/22 agenda
Land Use Board: 4/21 agenda
Board of Health 4/08 agenda
Ordinances: 2015-03