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.  


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:

Construction is progressing at bridge S-28 on Old Tannery Road in Stillwater Township. Installation of the north footing has been completed. The precast rigid frame is tentatively scheduled for delivery to the site and installation on Monday, November 3rd, 2014.

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.

Swartswood Vol. Fire Dept. is hosting a FREE THANKSGIVING DINNER!
For Stillwater Residents Only
November 22, 2014
4 pm - 7 pm
Must be signed up by November 14, 2014. Sign up sheets are available at town hall.

Saturday, December 6, 2014 at 6 p.m. at the Swartswood Fire House.  CLICK HERE FOR MORE INFORMATION

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


Road Closings:
Old Tannery Road will be closed until further notice - UPDATE

PSE&G Hotline Number:  1-888-771-7734

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, Municipal Clerk

   Next Meeting 
Next Township Committee Meeting  

Regular Meeting - Tuesday, December 2, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

Quick Forms & Applications