The hills of Vernon Township, New Jersey. Photo credit: Nicholas Rinaldi

Free Pop-Up Vaccine Clinics
Sussex County is offering free COVID-19 vaccines at pop-up clinics at various locations throughout the county. View more information

Vernon Municipal Building Maintains Mask Requirement
In a continued effort to protect the health of our employees, residents and visitors, we will maintain a requirement for masks to be worn when entering our municipal building from any entrance. We have masks available for visitors just inside the main entrance door, if you need one. Thank you for your cooperation and compliance.

New Jersey Department of Transportation Resurfacing Project
NJDOT will begin a resurfacing project for Route 94 in Vernon, starting Tuesday, May 25, 2021 at 7:00 p.m. until 7:00 a.m. daily. This project will last for the next 25 working days and will cover all of Route 94 in Vernon from the New York state line to Route 23 in Hamburg.

Full-Time DPW Seasonal Help
Vernon is seeking full-time seasonal employees to work for the Vernon Township Department of Public Works. View job listing»

Short Term Rental Ordinance Penalties to Be Issued
Pursuant to the short term rental ordinance (#20-09) passed last year, anyone operating a STR in Vernon without being registered will be fined $250 to $500 per violation, per day. View complete details »

Township News

Update on Walking and Bike Trail/Pump Track
The township mayor and council held a special virtual meeting on June 10 to discuss their plans.
Annual Reassessment Program
As a requirement of the annual reassessment program, 20% of all properties within the township need to be inspected each year.
Free Produce Pop-Up
Shop for free produce on June 25, 2021.
Discounted Tickets for Morey’s Piers
The Vernon PAL has tickets to this Wildwood, NJ venue available for purchase.
Vernon Junior Police Academy
The Vernon Police Department will be holding a Junior Police Academy from August 2 through August 6, 2021.
Sidewalk Chalk Art Festival
This free family event will take place June 19, 2021 at Maple Grange Park.
Farmers Market Returns to Vernon
The farmers market is opening as planned!

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Upcoming Meetings

  • Monday, June 14
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Remote
  • Tuesday, June 15
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, June 17
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, June 21
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, June 23
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, June 28
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, July 1
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, July 5
    • Independence Day–Municipal offices closed
  • Tuesday, July 6
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, July 7
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, July 8
    • 9:30AM Senior Citizens Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, July 12
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, July 14
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, July 15
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, July 19
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, July 20
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, July 26
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, July 28
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, August 3
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, August 4
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building

Current Agendas

  • township directory
  • police on facebook
  • fill out our application form
  • external VTMUA website
  • township code
  • recycling info
  • The Vernon Township Building Department is online
  • Vacant and abandoned residential properties must be registered