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

December 9 Land Use Board Meeting
The Vernon Township Land Use Board meeting scheduled for December 9, 2020 at 7:00 p.m. will be held remotely by means of a ZOOM webinar (audio and video). The foregoing electronic public meeting is recommended due to the current situation involving the COVID-19 virus and directives of state and county governments. Members of the public are welcome to participate in the meeting and make public comments. Information to attend the meeting, as well as the application documents, will be posted on this website.

Electronic Tax Sale
The Township of Vernon announces the sale of 2019 and prior year delinquent taxes and other municipal charges through an online auction on December 8, 2020. View a listing of all parcels, delinquencies and costs at https://vernon.newjerseytaxsale.com

Change in Building Department Hours
Beginning Monday, November 9, 2020, the Vernon Township Building Department window will close at 3:00 p.m. instead of 4:00 p.m. for the remainder of November.

Per Diem Public Safety Tele-Communicator
The Vernon Township Police Department is seeking a per diem public safety tele-communicator for its Communication Center. View job listing»

Full-Time DPW Laborer
Vernon is seeking a full-time employee to work for the Vernon Township Department of Public Works. View job listing»

Municipal Court Sessions Cancelled
During the COVID-19 pandemic, municipal courts have cancelled their in-person court sessions. Cases will be heard virtually using Zoom. View court dates »

Township News

Pet Pictures with Santa
Have your pet photographed with Santa on November 28, 2020.
Annual Reassessment Program
As a requirement of the annual reassessment program, 20% of all properties within the township need to be inspected each year.
Social Security is Here to Help!
The Social Security Administration remains committed to help residents by phone with most social security matters.
Remember Our Fallen, One Wreath at a Time
Join together on December 19, 2020 to honor those who served.
Mountain Creek Season Passes
Get yours through the Vernon PAL for the 2020-21 season.
Vernon Free Range Virtual Turkey Trot 5k Walk/Run
Due to COVID-19, we have made the switch to a virtual 5K race/walk.

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Upcoming Meetings

  • Wednesday, November 25
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, November 26
    • Thanksgiving–Municipal offices closed
  • Friday, November 27
    • Thanksgiving–Municipal offices closed
  • Tuesday, December 1
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, December 2
    • 7:00PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
    • 7:30PM Board of Recreation
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, December 3
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, December 7
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, December 9
    • 7:00PM Land Use Board
      Remote
  • Monday, December 14
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Remote
  • Tuesday, December 15
    • 7:00PM Beautification Committee
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, December 17
    • 7:00PM Municipal Utilities Authority
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Monday, December 21
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Thursday, December 24
    • Christmas Eve–Municipal offices closed
  • Friday, December 25
    • Christmas–Municipal offices closed
  • Monday, December 28
    • 7:00PM Township Council
      Remote
  • Friday, January 1
    • New Year’s Day–Municipal offices closed
    • 12:00PM Township Council
      Remote
  • Monday, January 4
    • 7:00PM Greenway Action
      Senior Center–Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, January 5
    • 7:00PM Economic Development Committee
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Wednesday, January 6
    • 7:00PM Historic Preservation Commission
      Vernon Municipal Building
  • Tuesday, January 12
    • 7:00PM Environmental Commission
      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