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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 Budget Introduced

Latest Newsletter

2018 Dog License Applications


Route 23 Area Redevelopment Plan

Upcoming Events

Seasonal Sing-Along
December 21
Sussex-Wantage Library

Christmas Eve Candlelight Services
December 24
Sussex United Methodist Church

Christmas Dinner
December 25
Sussex United Methodist Church

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Ongoing Events

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

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Welcome to Wantage

News & Notices

Holiday Municipal Office Hours

The Township of Wantage Municipal Building:

Friday, December 22 — closed for Christmas Eve (observance)
Monday, December 25 — closed for Christmas Day.

Wantage Construction Office:

December 20, 21, and 26 — closed

Township Issues Fall Newsletter

In case you did not receive your newsletter in the mail, it is available here.
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Food Drive

Working as a Community to Eliminate Hunger
Drop off your donations at the Wantage Town Hall, Monday through Friday, 8:30 to 4:30. Donations to benefit the Sussex County Social Services Food Pantry. All food collected in the food drive will provide emergency assistance to Sussex County residents in need. Thank you.

Roadwork Notices

(DPM Project): Stage 1
Nature of Work: A temporary single lane bridge will be built on the NB side to allow use for future traffic stages. Current traffic will be shifted and there will be one (1) 11’ lane in each direction during stage 1.
Project: Route 23 over Branch of Wallkill River, Structure Replacement
Route/Direction/MP: Route 23 / NB & SB / MP 37.47 to 37.70
Municipality/County: Township of Wantage / Sussex County
Anticipated Traffic Impacts: Construction barrier will be placed for stage 1, shifting traffic on the bridge.
Description of New Traffic Pattern: One 11’ lane in each direction shifted to the SB side of the bridge.
Proposed Start Date of New Traffic Pattern:
Friday November 17, 2017
Any other comments: None
Resident Engineer/Phone: Daniel Soriano / 908-914-8104

Route 565 Construction of the Repairs to Bridge X-08 on CR 565 (Martin’s Station-Glenwood Road) in Wantage Township will most likely not begin until the spring of 2018. It is currently out to bid. Please see the Advanced Construction Notice for additional information regarding the Repairs to Bridge X-08.

Route 23 Construction Project. See notice.

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

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Wantage Annual Tree Lighting

Wantage welcomed the holiday season with the annual township tree lighting event on December 1 at the Wantage School. Inside the school, attendees could shop the annual PTO book fair, tap their artistic side with holiday crafts, sip some hot chocolate, and visit Santa. See photos.

Latest Posts/Updates

Mayor & Committee: 12/14 agenda | December bill list
Recreation Commission: 11/29 agenda
Land Use Board: 12/12 agenda
Board of Health: 12/13 agenda
Ordinances: 2017-15 See Ordinances
Audit: 2016 Report Summary | Full Report
LOSAP: 2015-16 Report