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.  


***2014 Rabies Clinic***
- Saturday, November 1, 2014,
9-11 a.m., DPW Garage, 919 Middleville Road

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

KRHS Board Vacancy:
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, that the Kittatinny Regional Board of Education will be seeking a candidate from Stillwater Township to fill a vacant seat.  Candidates must be a citizen of the United States of America, able to read and write, a resident of Stillwater Township for at least one year, a registered voter, not directly/indirectly interested in any contract or claim against the Board and shall not be disqualified as a voter pursuant to N.J.S.A. 19:4-1. Interested candidates are requested to send a letter of interest and resume, no later than  Monday, November 10, 2014 to the Kittatinny Regional Board of Education, Kathy Kane, Board Secretary, 77 Halsey Road, Newton, NJ 07875, or fax 973-383-6218 or via e-mail

***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

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, October 21, 2014 @ 7 p.m.

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