Township Calendar

  • 21 Sep
    Electronic Waste Pick Up- Sticker Required 12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

  • 24 Sep
    Alliance 5k Run 08:30 AM to 09:30 AM

  • 25 Sep
    Yard Waste Pickup 12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

  • 25 Sep
    Recycling All Zones 12:01 AM to 11:59 PM

  • 21 Sep - 25 Sep
  • 25 Sep - 26 Sep
  • 26 Sep - 02 Oct
  • 03 Oct - 05 Oct
  • 05 Oct - 07 Oct
  • 08 Oct - 09 Oct
  • 09 Oct - 09 Oct

Latest News

2017 Road Improvements Updat...

2017 Road Improvements Update

At a recent Mayor and Council meeting the Borough Administrator gave a presentation about 2017 Road Improvem...

Camo Color Run 2017

Camo Color Run 2017

The Municipal Alliance Color Run is Sunday, September 24th. Registration for the 5K is $25 for Adults and $...

Connect to Walk Survey

Connect to Walk Survey

Wharton has partnered with the Morris Park Alliance and the Morris County Park Commission for a project call...

Yard Sales

Yard Sales

A permit is required to host a yard sale in Wharton. Permits are available at the front desk in Town Hall fo...

Debt Freedom Article

Debt Freedom Article

Mayor Chegwidden had an article about the Borough's achievement of debt freedom published in the February is...

Website Update

Website Update

Wharton's website is now available in multiple languages. You can select a language in the box located in th...

2017 Capital Projects

2017 Capital Projects

We are excited to announce the Borough's Proposed 2017 Capital Projects. The projects listed below are antic...

NJ211

NJ211

NJ 2-1-1 is a resource that New Jersey residents can use for information and help about a variety of issu...

Wharton Plaza

Wharton Plaza

We're excited to share the first rendering of the Wharton Plaza, our new parking lot located on Main Street....

Blue Line

Blue Line

You may have noticed the new blue line painted down Main Street. In Wharton, we appreciate everything that o...

Recycling

Recycling

Due to continual issues with illegal dumping, the recycling center will now only be open during the followin...

New Construction in Town

New Construction in Town

There is some new construction going on in town. There are two projects currently being built. One is Port O...

Flood Insurance Rate Maps

Flood Insurance Rate Maps

On February 26, 2016, FEMA began the process of updating Morris County Flood Insurance Rate Maps (FIRM) by r...

Pothole Highway Maintenanc...

Pothole & Highway Maintenance Reporting

The State of New Jersey Department of Transportation has created an online reporting system for problems wit...

Reporting a Power Outage

Reporting a Power Outage

If your power is out JCP L has 4 ways to report it: 1 - Visit our 24/7 Power Center on www.jcp-l.com (http...

Tax Information Available On...

Tax Information Available Online

Wharton Borough's tax information is now available online. Please click here (http://96.56.16.106:81/) for t...

Wharton Repair Program

Wharton Repair Program

Wharton is partnering with Habitat for Humanity on the Wharton Repair Program.

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Borough Mayor

C249229D2010 01 01As the weather starts getting colder it’s time to get ready for some of our fall events. Our annual Job Fair is on September 13th and with 15 companies in attendance it should be helpful for our residents who are looking for a new job. The Camo Color Run is on September 24th, for more information about the run you can visit their website. Football, Cheer, and Soccer have all started their fall seasons. HalloWharton is on October 28th.

The Town Nurse will be holding a Flu Shot Clinic for Wharton residents on September 20th from 10 am-Noon in Town Hall and from 1:30 pm-2:30 pm at Centennial Courts Senior Housing. The fee is $15, payable by cash or check. If you have Medicare, please bring your card and there is no fee. Please wear short sleeves if possible. Call Carol Miller RN BSN to make an appointment at 973-361-8444 x2715 Tues.-Thurs. from 9:30 am- 2 pm.

The second edition of my Mayor’s newsletter has been released. The first few issues will be mailed to every resident in town and you will then have the option to sign up to receive email copies of future newsletters. 

As part of the follow up to our Economic Development Meeting held in June, we’ve completed the online survey of additional feedback. The Business Development Committee has also had its first meeting.

We are also on twitter as 
@WhartonNJ and on facebook. Follow us for Borough information and updates. You can also sign up for the Everbridge notification system on this site. We use it to provide residents with messages from the Borough about things such as emergencies, garbage collection changes, road closures, water service issues, Borough events, etc. You can chose how you want to be contacted and what you want to be contacted about.

 Mayor William J. Chegwidden

Contact Us

 

Borough of Wharton

Wharton is a community of approximately 6,500 residents in the highlands of Morris County. Wharton is located between Routes 15, 46 and 80, stretching south from the main entrance of Picatinny Arsenal, a major army research and development center, to Route 46 abounded on the west by Roxbury Township and the east by Dover and Rockaway Township. The Borough is approximately 2.2 square miles.

Contacts

10 Robert Street, Wharton,
New Jersey 07885
Phone - (973) 361-8444

Town Hall Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Moday thru Friday