Stillwater Township  NJ official website

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    Welcome to Stillwater Township NJ Official Municipal Website


                                       Stillwater Township - A Clean Community
     Stillwater was incorporated by an Act of the New Jersey Legislature on December 27, 1824, from portions of Hardwick Township. Stillwater is located in Sussex County New Jersey, eight miles west of Newton New Jersey . It encompasses an area of 29 square miles consisting of three small villages Stillwater, Middleville and Swartswood. Stillwater Township is the home of Swartswood State Park, established in 1914 as the first State Park established by the state of New Jersey.  


Municipal Building Closed:
Friday, April 18, 2014 - Good Friday

***RECYCLING CENTER*** will be closed on Easter Sunday, April 20, 2014.
FREE TIRE DISPOSAL - A maximum of 4 tires per household will be accepted on Saturday, April 26th and Sunday, April 27th at the Recycling Center.

***Stillwater Day*** - Saturday, June 21, 2014; raindate Sunday, June 22nd

***2014 Dog Licensing 
Application ***
There is a $5.00 late fee per month after January 31, 2014. 

***Clean Up Day:  Saturday, April 26, 2014
-Information Letter
-Registration Form

***Samaritan Inn Tricky Tray:  Saturday, May 31, 2014
St. John Vianney Madonna Hall, Rt. 23, Stockholm
Doors open at 12 noon. For more information call (973)940-8872

Please remember to check your roof...the rain on top of snow will make the snow heavier.  If needed, have someone remove the snow to prevent roof collapse. If you should have any questions please contact the OEM Coordinator at (973)903-7535

***The 2014 Revaluation has been completed and the assessments are set for all property in the Township of Stillwater.
If you disagree with your assessment you must file a tax appeal with the Sussex County Board of Taxation by May 1, 2014. (This date has been extended one month because we just completed our revaluation; generally the date to file an appeal is April 1st).
Appeal packets including forms and instructions are available at the website: http://www.sussex.nj/ or for pick up at the:
Sussex County Board of Taxation
83 Spring Street, Suite 301
Newton, NJ 07860

NEW*Fairview Lake YMCA Camp Upcoming Events* 
CLICK HERE for more information


Road Closings:
Old Tannery Road will be closed until further notice.
PSE&G Hotline Number:  1-888-771-7734

2013 Sussex County Resurfacing Project
Click HERE for updated project information.

Sign up for 
Sussex County Office of Emergency Management
Outbound 9-1-1 
and Register Ready

Stillwater Township Currently Has Openings  
Following boards and commissions:
Zoning Board/Planning Board/Recreation Commission

If you are interested in serving the community
please fill out the Application 

Submit it to:

Lynda Knott, Acting Municipal Clerk

Please Be Advised:       

Electronics disposal will no longer be available 
at the Recycling Center until further notice.

   Next Meeting 
Next Township Committee Meeting  

Regular Meeting - Tuesday, May 6, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

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