The hills of Vernon Township, New Jersey. Photo credit: Nicholas Rinaldi

Property Tax Reminder
Second quarter property taxes are due May 1, 2019. You may pay your taxes online. Also, for your convenience, there is a drop box located on the side of the municipal building. Sign up to receive e-mailed reminders ahead of quarterly property tax due dates.

Nominating Petitions Available
Candidate nominating petition packets for the offices of mayor and councilmember-at-large (2) for the November 5, 2019 municipal election are available in the township clerk’s office. All completed petitions must be returned by 4:00 p.m. on September 3, 2019.

Spatial Data Logic Portal Now Online
The Vernon Township Building Department is now online! You can search properties for open and closed permits! Visit sdlportal.com to set up your account and begin your search.

Vacant/Abandoned Property Registration
As of Monday, April 30, 2018, if you own a residential property which is vacant and abandoned as defined by ordinance, you are required to register your property with the Township of Vernon. View complete information »

Township News

2019 Proposed Municipal Budget Online
The public hearing date for the adoption of the 2019 municipal budget is May 13, 2019.
Farmers Market Comes to Vernon
The market will take place from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at the municipal building on the third Saturday of each month, April through September.
Township Revaluation Scheduled to Begin
The township has contracted with Realty Appraisal Company to conduct the revaluation process.
Get Rid of Bulky Waste Items in April
The township-wide disposal of large household garbage items will be held Saturday, April 27, 2019.
May Rabies Clinic
Vernon Township will be holding a free rabies clinic on Saturday, May 11, 2019.
5K Run & 1 Mile Walk
This May 5, 2019 event will offer a 5K run and a 1-mile walk.
Vendors Needed for Vernon Day & Food Truck Festival
Don’t miss the opportunity to participate in this year’s event, scheduled for Sunday, June 2. Application deadline is May 17, 2019.

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Upcoming Meetings

  • Wednesday, April 24
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, May 1
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, May 2
    • 7:30PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, May 6
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, May 8
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, May 9
    • 9:30AM Senior Citizens Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, May 13
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, May 14
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, May 16
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, May 20
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, May 21
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, May 22
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, May 27
    • Memorial Day–Municipal offices closed
  • Thursday, May 30
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, June 3
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, June 5
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, June 6
    • 7:30PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, June 10
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, June 11
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, June 12
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building

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