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News and Announcements
Bridge Study Notice
The County is in the preliminary design phase for the replacement of the bridge carrying Unionville Road
over Clove Brook. The geotechnical investigation is expected to take up to two days with traffic impacts expected between 7:00 AM and 5:00 PM on Thursday, April 22 and Friday, April 23. See the project advisory PDF with map.
Road Construction Notice
Paving on Route 23 from Wantage School Road to High Point State Park will begin Monday, March 29th (weather permitting.) Paving should take approximately 20 days. Hours of operation will be 7 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The Wantage Municipal Court is looking for a part-time violations clerk. See the Employment Opportunities page for details. Deadline to apply is May 14.
Wantage Opposes Tennessee Gas Pipeline
During its February 11th meeting, the Wantage Township Mayor and Council officially opposed the construction of compression turbines of the Tennessee Gas Pipeline running through New Jersey. Click here to read the resolution. The proposed construction of an additional 20,500 hp gas-powered turbine is located at 164 Libertyville Rd.
COVID Vaccine Information
Seniors who are unable to access the internet may call the Sussex County Division of Senior Services at 973-579-0555 for help registering for a vaccination appointment.
Seniors in need of transportation to vaccination sites located throughout Sussex County can contact Skylands Ride at 973-579-0480 for assistance. When possible, please contact Skylands Ride prior to registering for your COVID-19 vaccination so that transportation can be coordinated with your scheduled vaccination date.
Seniors who have questions related to COVID19 may call the Sussex County COVID Hotline Monday through Friday 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. at 973-579-9488.
Currently, there are four vaccination sites in Sussex County:
- ShopRite of Newton (call for appointment: 973-579-1119)
- ShopRite of Byram (call for appointment: 201-400-8180)
- Newton Medical Center - to make an appointment: use MyChart or register at atlantichealth.org/covidvaccine
- Sussex County Vaccination site: to make an appointment go to sussex.nj.us/covid19
Municipal Building Open to the Public
The Municipal Building is open to the public with normal hours. A maximum of 25 people (including employees) are allowed in town hall at once.
Masks are mandatory.
Please Practice Social Distancing as You Walk in the Park
Governor Murphy signed Executive Order 118 stating all state and county parks have to close. Wantage Township will continue to allow Woodbourne Park to stay open as long as social distance rules are followed. Please remind your family that if groups of people are seen together at the park, we will have to close Woodbourne. Maintain 6 feet apart from all walkers — for your safety and theirs. Thank you. Wantage Township
Municipal Court Update
The Municipal Court has canceled in-person sessions. It may be possible to set up a video court proceeding for certain cases. In-person payment has also been suspended. There are alternative payment options. read more
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