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

Special Council Workshop Meeting
The township council will be holding a special workshop meeting on Thursday, February 27, 2020, at 3:00 p.m. in the municipal center at 21 Church Street in Vernon. The purpose of the meeting will be department budget presentations. Official action may be taken.

Utility Bill Help Is Available
Do you or someone you know need help with paying utility bills? Visit the Elizabethtown Gas web site for information about utility assistance programs.

2020 Revaluation Progress Update
Inspections for the 2020 revaluation have been completed. Read more »

Township News

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U.S. Census Bureau is Hiring
The Census Bureau wants to hire local residents to work in their local community! Visit the U.S. Census Bureau website to immediately apply online.

BPU to Hold Stakeholder Meetings
Services provided by Verizon, Alteva and CenturyLink will be addressed.
Vernon MUA Financial Analysis
An independent consultant reviewed the sanitary utility system that was purchased by the township in 2011.
Free Caregivers Conference in Sussex County
This April 18 event, exclusively for caregivers, will focus on demystifying Medicare and Medicaid.
Community Garden 2020 Season
The community garden will open for the season on March 30, 2020.
Vernon Couch to 5K Training Program
Get fit, get healthy, get going this spring!
Free Dinner Presentation for Caregivers
Unpaid family caregivers can get tips on helping seniors age in place at this March 12, 2020 event.
Viking Snowshoe Invasion
Due to a lack of snow, this event has been rescheduled to February 29, 2020.
Township Revaluation: Progress Update
Inspections for the 2020 revaluation are now complete.

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Upcoming Meetings

  • Monday, February 24
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, February 26
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, March 2
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, March 3
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, March 4
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, March 5
    • 7:00PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, March 9
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, March 11
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, March 17
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, March 19
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, March 23
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, March 25
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, April 1
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, April 2
    • 7:00PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, April 6
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, April 7
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, April 8
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Friday, April 10
    • Good Friday–Municipal offices closed
  • Monday, April 13
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, April 16
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building

Current Agendas

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  • fill out our application form
  • external VTMUA website
  • township code
  • recycling info
  • The Vernon Township Building Department is online
  • Vacant and abandoned residential properties must be registered