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items found in the park may have been turned in at the municipal building
Lost items found at Wantage Twp. parks can be picked up at Town Hall Monday through Friday from 8:30 to 4:30 in the Administrator's Office. Items found will be retained for 90 days from date loss/or finding.

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2017 Dog License Applications


Route 23 Area Redevelopment Plan

Upcoming Events

BBQ Chicken Take-Out /Apple Festival
Saturday, September 23
Sussex United Methodist Church

Fishing Contest
September 30

Fishing contest September 30

Tire Turn In Day
Paper Shred Day
Saturday, October 7
9 a.m. to noon
Municipal Building

Annual Car Show
October 8, 11:00 a.m. - 4:00 p.m.
Woodbourne Park

Library Fall Used Book Sale
October 13 & 14

see details/more upcoming events

Ongoing Events

Sussex-Wantage Youth Basketball
Registrations accepted through October 31. Download flier

Friday Night Dinners
Sussex Elks Lodge
6 to 9 p.m.
second and fourth Fridays of the month

2017 Yoga on the Mountain Series
next session August 11

see details/more ongoing events

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News & Notices

Notice of Truck-Mounted ULV Spraying

Sussex County Department of Health and Human Services, Division of Health, Office of Mosquito Control, will be conducting a truck-mounted ULV application for ADULT MOSQUITOS on Friday September 22, between the hours of 5 and 10 PM The application will be made in Wantage Township including roads and areas, not limited to: North Field Dr., Southfield Dr., Eastfield Dr., Matthew Dr., Joseph Dr., Portions of Berry Road, Armstrong Road and connecting roads, Morgan Dr., portions of Dyer Road, portions of Holland Road, Coykendall Road and Sherman Ridge Road. See public notice for more details.

Roadwork Notice

C&V Paving will begin work on Phase II of the Havens Road project on Wednesday, September 20th. Work will take approximately three weeks to complete, weather permitting.

For any questions regarding roadwork projects please contact the Township Administrator.

Route 23 Construction Project. See notice.

Statement from Mayor Jonathan Morris:

On behalf of the Township of Wantage, I want to provide my heartfelt sadness to the owners and employees of the Airport Diner. This type of hatred is not tolerated and I have faith that the NJ State Police will find the individuals responsible for this heinous act. Wantage is a close-knit community and I ask that we come together to not allow these types of views shape our community. If you have any information regarding this incident please contact the NJ State Police Sussex Barracks at 973-383-1515.

Woodbourne 5k

The 13th annual Woodbourne 5k was held on Saturday, September 16. This year's race had 143 official finishers. See photos and results.

Tire Turn-In Day and Paper Shred Event

Tire Turn-In Day

The Clean Communities Program is sponsoring the annual tire turn-in and paper shred events on October 7, from 9 a.m. to noon at the municipal building. There is a limit of eight car and light truck tires per residence; proof of residency required.

Car Show

annual car show

Wantage First Aid Squad Update

Mayor Jon Morris has issued a letter to residents concerning the status of the Wantage First Aid Squad. Click here to read PDF.

Latest Posts/Updates

Mayor & Committee: 09/14 agenda | September bill list
Recreation Commission: 8/23 agenda
Land Use Board: 09/26 agenda
Board of Health: 09/13 agenda
Ordinances: 2017-12, 2017-13 See Legal Notices