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  • The Free Movie Night scheduled for Saturday August 17th has been cancelled! Please check back for fall dates.


  • **Attention taxpayers: The tax bills are being mailed out on 7/30 & 7/31 so you should be receiving it by the end of the week. The due date has been extended to August 26, 2019. **

 

  • Hampton Township Residents: There will be Milling on Longview Acres Court, Sharon Court, and Glencrest Drive on or about August 23rd & 26th. Milling on Ridge Road will be on or about August 27th. There will be Paving on Ridge Road on or about September 3rd. Paving on Longview Acres Court, Sharon Court, and Glencrest Drive will be on or about September 4th & 5th. These dates are weather permitting.

  • Hampton Fall Soccer Registrations are now open! Last day to register is 9/10/2019. Please visit www.leaguelineup.com/hsc to register online. Questions? Please contact Rob Herbison (201)832-7688 or Dawn Hudock (973) 919-9073 for more information.


  • Kittatinny Little League (KLL) Baseball Registration for the 2019 fall season is currently open and will remain open through August 23rd. A late Fee of $20/child will automatically be assessed for all registrations received after August 23rd. Registration will officially close on August 26, 2019. Registration is only available online and can be done so by visiting www.kittatinnybaseball.com The registration fee is $75/child; $125 (2) children; or $150/family.


  • Senior Summer Social Series: Sandyston Municipal Building Mondays from 11am - 1pm. This 6 week educational program covers a wide range of topics such as healthy aging, safe medication use, & strategies for healthy living available to ages 55 or older. Complimentary catered lunch provided! Please click here for more information. To register please contact Michelle Bove at 973-383-4787 or michelle@centerforprevention.org 


  • Friday, October 11th, 2019: Firehouse Tricky Tray. Doors open at 6pm


  • Sunday, October 13, 2019 from 10am - 2pm: 11th Annual Fall Foliage Muster at the Public Safety Training Academy, 114 Morris Turnpike, Newton, NJ 07860. Old & New Fire Trucks, Emergency Service Helicopters, Fire Safety Trailer, Hamburger/Hot Dog Giveaway, & a Bounce House!


  • Tire Drop Off October 26th at DPW Garage from 9am-2pm.


  • Free Paper Shredding Event! Saturday October 26th from 9am-12pm at the DPW Garage.


  • Saturday, November 2nd, 2019 from 9am-11am Hampton Township Free Rabies Clinic at the Hampton Township Department of Public Works Garage. For dogs & cats only. As a reminder...your dogs rabies vaccination needs to be good through at least November 1st of the licensing year (2020) in order to license your dog. There is a $5 per month per dog late fee for dogs licensed after Feb 10th.



  • There has been a major issue with recycling in bags or mixed with trash at the dump site in Andover. Please review the link below for recycling education and why there should not be plastic bags with recycling. www.RORR.com/no-plastic-bags



  • Hampton Township Residents- DEP Radon Program Information & Free Radon Test Kits at the Township Municipal Building while supplies last. For more information on radon please click here. The kits are free & come with a addressed & stamped envelope to send the test out. For more information, contact Kathleen Armstrong 973-383-5570 or the DEP Radon Program at 800-648-0394.


  • The Board of Elections is looking for poll workers.  Interested people can call 973-579-0950 x 1591 with questions.


  • The Hampton Township Seniors are looking for members who are interested in participating in a variety of Recreational activities. Ages 55 and up to join. They Seniors meet the 1st and 3rd Wednesday of each month. Questions or if you are interested please call 973-383-5570. 


  • Have a power outage? JCP&L has a communications tool to be able to receive outage information and restoration times via email or text message. To get started please click here for the link- https://www.firstenergycorp.com/help/communication_tools.html  and follow the instructions on their website. You may also report an outage to them this way.

  • Clean Communities, Litter and You! Clean Communities is a statewide litter abatement program established by the Clean Communities Act of 1986. Litter is a destructive force on our landscape; it is costly to clean up; impacts our quality of life and eventually ends up in our waterways. Why not become part of the solution and earn money for your non-profit civic, athletic, scout or youth group? Organize a road cleanup and receive a "mini-grant" based on number of participants, amount of trash and recyclables collected and distance of road cleaned. Hampton Township provides log sheets for collection statistics, gloves, safety vests, grabbers and trash bags. For more details call Betsy Pinzone, Clean Communities Coordinator 973-383-1041.


  • New Jersey Board of Public Utilities' Clean Energy Program: Receive tax-free money to make energy related improvements for: NJ Reisdents, Businesses & Government. Eliminate drafts during the winter, lower utility bills or operating costs, and improve the comfort of your indoor space. Call (866) NJSMART Email: info@njcleanenergy.com or visit: www.NJCleanEnergy.com/TIPS



  • SCUMA-www.scmua.org - Televisions, computers, monitors, & portable laptop computers need to be brought to the SCMUA center;  as of January 1st 2011, Waste Management is prohibited from picking them up.
  • Just a reminder, the current contract with Waste Management states that garbage can be picked up as early as 6 a.m.  Please have your garbage out by at least 6 a.m. on garbage day only.
  • Have household batteries to dispose of? Click here to SCMUA's guide to proper household battery management.
  • Don’t forget your old phone books are recyclable!  


This is the first in a series featuring individuals making a difference in improving water quality in the Highlands and Ridge & Valley regions of New Jersey. Twelve environmental and conservation organizations are working together to protect the quality of drinking water in northwestern NJ, part of the 4-state Delaware River Watershed Initiative.

       In the early 1700’s the forest teemed with wildlife. Wolves, bear, deer, bobcat, turkeys, and rich variety of small game shared this bountiful land with the Leni Lenape Indians. Settlers had yet to discover the beauty and the serenity of what was to become modern day Hampton Township. 
       On March 10, 1864, the State Legislature officially established the Township of Hampton, New Jersey. The small villages of Baleville and Washingtonville were no longer under the wing of the Town of Newton but became the community centers of the newly established township. The gristmills, country stores, and schools had sprung up as the population had increased and bound the inhabitants together and helped them to endure and prosper in this remote corner of the state. 
       Now, at the turn of the millennium, the Indians and wolves are but a memory. However, the scenic charm that attracted those early settlers still work its magic today. Over the years farms have replaced forests, and dams fill valleys with lakes where streams once wound their way down to the Delaware. Three centuries of growth and change have transformed Hampton Township from a wilderness into a thriving community, with a modern commercial corridor surrounded by rural neighborhoods that remain a haven for residents and tourists alike.

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The Hampton Township Committee recently adopted a resolution denouncing hate crimes.  Unfortunately, the Committee was made aware that another incident of hate has been perpetrated in our community.  The Hampton Township Committee stands firm in the belief that these types of incidents do not reflect the values of the citizens of Hampton Township, and strongly condemns these actions.  The Hampton Township Committee celebrates diversity in the community and promotes the coexistence of all of its residents, and believes that a harmonious community depends on the willingness of its residents to practice mutual respect, decency and restraint.  The Hampton Township Committee strives to ensure the safety of all of its residents against violence and aggression and denounces the hateful expression of religious or political intolerance against others.  The Committee is saddened to learn of these events and is hopeful that through cooperation of multiple agencies that resolve can be accomplished and for peace to follow.