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

Aerial Mosquito Spraying August 14 - 17
The Sussex County Office of Mosquito Control will be conducting an aerial application of larvicide August 14 through August 17, 2018 between 5:00 a.m. and 8:00 p.m. (weather permitting). Uninhabited, wetland areas located in Vernon will be treated. This is not a liquid or aerosol spray nor is it directed at adult mosquitoes—this application is to reduce future adult mosquito populations. If you have any questions, please contact their office at 973.948.4545.

Property Tax Reminder
Third quarter property taxes are due August 1, 2018. You may pay your taxes online. Also, for your convenience, there is a drop box located on the side of the municipal building. Sign up to receive e-mailed reminders ahead of quarterly property tax due dates.

Vacant/Abandoned Property Registration
As of Monday, April 30, 2018, if you own a residential property which is vacant and abandoned as defined by ordinance, you are required to register your property with the Township of Vernon. View complete information »

Township News

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Vernon Resident Honored as Hometown Hero
Congratulations to Vernon resident Jane Damstra who was honored as one of Congressman Josh Gottheimer’s 2018 hometown heroes. Jane is the director of the Vernon Senior Center where her kind, heartfelt attention and dedication undeniably brings a higher level of service to all those who visit the center. People like Jane bring heart to our community and truly are our heroes. View the news article

Movie Mondays
Enjoy a free family-friendly movie as summer officially winds down.
2018 Trails of Vernon Challenge
The challenge officially kicked off on June 2, 2018.
Vernon Designated as an Appalachian Trail Community
Vernon becomes the second NJ community to earn the designation.

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Upcoming Meetings

  • Wednesday, August 15
    • 7:00PM Arts Advisory Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, August 16
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, August 20
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, August 22
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, August 27
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, August 28
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, September 3
    • Labor Day–Municipal offices closed
  • Tuesday, September 4
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, September 5
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, September 6
    • 7:30PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, September 10
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, September 12
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, September 13
    • 9:30AM Senior Citizens Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, September 17
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, September 19
    • 7:00PM Arts Advisory Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, September 20
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, September 24
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, September 25
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, September 26
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, October 1
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building

Current Agendas

Vernon Weather

Last Updated on August 15, 3:23 AM

clear Clear, 66° F

Today’s Forecast:
Showers early, then clearing with ample sunshine by the afternoon
High: 87° F | Low: 68° F

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