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Town Hall in Wharton, NJ

Morris Canal Lock 2 East
Morris Canal

Winter at the Morris Canal Lock 2 East

National Night Out
National Night Out

Members of the Wharton Fire Department at National Night Out 2019

Irondale Mountain

Irondale Mountain

Color Run

2017 Color Run

Library Dedication 2019
Wharton Library

Library Dedication 2019

Canal Lock

Washington Forge Pond

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Upcoming Events
Calendar Yard Waste Pick Up
Date April 03 2023
Recycling All Zones
April 03 2023
Garbage Zone A
April 04 2023
Shared Court
April 04 2023 9:00 am - 9:30 am
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Senior Events
April 04 2023 9:30 am - 1:15 pm
April 06 2023 9:30 am - 1:15 pm
April 11 2023 9:30 am - 1:15 pm
April 13 2023 9:30 am - 1:15 pm

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William J. Chegwidden


As 2022 comes to a close, I would like to wish all of our residents a happy and healthy holiday season. Wharton is made great by its people, and I would like to thank all of our hard-working volunteers, employees, and residents for their contributions in making Wharton a great place to live, work, and visit. Wharton has had a great 2022 and we are looking forward to another excellent year in 2023.

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.

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

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8:30 AM - 4:30 PM Moday thru Friday

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