News and Announcements
FOUND in Woodbourne Park
A drone was found at Woodbourne Park. If anyone has lost a drone, please contact the township at 973-875-7192.
NOW OPEN: Pre-Registration Link for Phase 3 of the NJEDA Small Business Emergency Assistance Grant
Pre-Registration portal opens on Monday, October 19, 2020, at 9:00 a.m. See Coronavirus Information Page for more information.
The ballot box has been installed at Townhall. You can drop off your ballot at any time. The box will be emptied every day.
NJ Department of Health Issues Halloween 2020 Celebration Guidance
Traditional Halloween celebrations often involve crowds, close contact between individuals, and activities in closed spaces.It is important to plan early and identify safer alternatives for celebrating the fall season. Outdoor activities, as opposed to indoor parties and events, are recommended. Those planning celebrations or participating in Halloween activities should keep in mind public health recommendations of social and physical distancing, wearing masks that cover the nose and mouth, and hand hygiene. Costume masks are not an acceptable substitute for cloth or disposable masks. Individuals should minimize interaction and contact with others who are not a part of their household... Read More
Notice Regarding Upcoming Election
Governor Murphy signed P.L 2020, c 72, requiring County Clerks to send all active voters a vote-by-mail ballot for the November 3 election.The County Clerk has issued a letter about the upcoming election to explain what this means to you. Click here to read the letter. For more information on elections, visit https://sussexcountyclerk.org/elections/.
Rabies Vacination Clinic
November 6 from 6 to 7:30 p.m. at the municipal garage
Pet owners must wear masks. Bring proof of prior rabies shot. Dogs must be leashed; cats must be in a carrier. This is a three-year vaccine. Please fill out the rabies form and bring it with you. You may download the rabies form here.
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.
Be Alert for EHD in Deer
The NJ Division of Fish and Wildlife is asking the public to be alert for deer that may be affected by Epizootic Hemorrhagic Disease (EHD). read more
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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Upcoming Municipal Meetings
Mayor and Committee Meeting
October 22 at 7 p.m.
See complete municipal meetings schedule
See meeting agenda | See consent agenda
| See bills list
This meeting will be a hybrid meeting; virtual and in person. For those attending in-person, face masks are mandatory.
To attend this meeting in our virtual meeting room see login details on the virtual meeting page.