Stillwater Township NJ official website
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.
Tax Collectors Hours:
December 18, 2014 10 a.m.-1 p.m.
December 22, 2014 10 a.m.- 1p.m.
December 23, 2014 Tax Office is CLOSED
December 24, 2014 12 - 2 p.m.
Municipal Building is CLOSED Thursday, December 25 and Friday, December 26, 2014. Payments may be left in the drop box – NO CASH PAYMENTS PLEASE.
December 29, 2014 – Tax Sale payments will be accepted until time of sale.
*Those individuals listed for tax sale must see the Tax Collector only to make proper payment.
Routine tax payments will be accepted in the main office.
***All RESIDENTS WITH ALARMS PLEASE BE ADVISED:
The Sussex County 911 Communications center will be opening on December 11th 2014. The alarm response call-in number for Stillwater Township is 973-940-5551. All residents with alarms should contact alarm providers with this new number to reprogram alarm notifications such as fire and medical alarms etc.
Burglary alarms will remain at the same number 973-383-1515.
***2015 Dog License Application***
Applications will not be accepted before January 1, 2015. A $5.00 month late fee will be assessed for those applications received after January 31, 2015.
E-WASTE DISPOSAL is back at the Recycling Center beginning Saturday, November 14, 2014! Please see link for more information on items that are acceptable:
Middleville Road Phase II (from Volunteer Field to Fairview Lake Road) will begin on Monday, November 3rd. Detour signs will be posted but the road should remain open for most of the project. Any questions or concerns please call Lynda Knott at Town Hall 383-9484.
RECREATION COMMISSION - HOLIDAY DECORATING CONTEST - Deadline to enter is December 17, 2014; Judging will take place December 19, 2014 - APPLICATION
***2014 Dog Licensing Application ***
There is a $5.00 late fee per month after January 31, 2014.
NEW - *Fairview Lake YMCA Camp Upcoming Events*
CLICK HERE for more information
Old Tannery Road will be closed until further notice - UPDATE
JCP&L to report outages: 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877)
PSE&G Hotline Number: 1-888-771-7734
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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, Municipal Clerk