• SCMUA's E-Waste Event will be on Saturday, July 21, 2018 from 7am-2pm. Up to give units per vehicle at no charge. Examples of electronic items include desktops, laptops, monitors, printers, cassettes, CD's, VCR tapes, computer speakers, stereo equipment, CD players, Copiers, television sets, radios, VCRs, DVD players, cell phones, fax machines. No appliances please. For more information please call 973-579-6998 or visit www.scmua.org.  The Sussex County MUA Solid Waste/Recycling Facility is located at 34 State Route 94 in Lafayette.



  • July's Free Adult Art Class: Tuesday  July 10th & July 24th from 7pm-9pm at the Hampton Township Community & Senior Center. Questions? Contact Katie Rotondi at Krotondinj@gmail.com  To register for the art class please click here and fill out the google form- https://goo.gl/forms/GkzN7a8C2oKic3YX2  


  • FREE MEALS for anyone under 18! Available through the Project Self Sufficiency Summer Food Program. Lunch will be servied Monday - Friday, 11:15am - 1:15pm June 25- August 31, 2018 at Project Self Sufficiency, 127 Mill Street, Newton, NJ 07860. Please click here for more information or call 973-940-3500.


  • New Jersey Youth Corps of Sussex County is offering a FREE 16-week program to give youths ages 16-25 a new direction! The Summer 2018 session will run from July 9, 2018 through October 26, 2018. There will also be a Fall course that will run November 5, 2018 through March 1, 2019. The program can help with high school equivalency diploma education, work & life skills training, personal & career counseling, and help with your next steps including college, career, or military. Please click here for the event flyer or visit www.projectselfsufficiency.org


  • Notice of milling & paving on the following roads: Kemah-Mecca Lake Road, Cherry Lane, Wood Run, Green Road, Hampton Spring Road, Yetter Road, & Smith Hill Road. The milling & paving will start approximately on Tuesday, July 17th and be completed on approximately Monday, July 23rd.



  • There will also be a High School Soccer Day Camp for grades 9th-12th grade from 9am-12:30pm at Hampton Park. This camp will work on advanced technical & tactical for high school players. Cost is $125 for the week. The registration form will be available soon.


  • Kittatinny Soccer Club 2018 Summer Soccer Evening Camp. July 23rd -July 27th from 5pm-8pm at Hampton Park. 1st through 8th grade. Cost is $99 per camper and includes a camp t-shirt & prizes! For more info contact Oscar 973-670-9255 or ondt26@ptd.net. Please click here for the registration form.



  • 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 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


  • June 2018 Issue of The Senior Times available
    Please click here to view the issue

  • Township Committee 2018 Annual Budget

    2018 Annual Budget Introduction and the 2018 User Friendly Budget Introduction - on the Ordinance & Financial Page.
  • Hampton Township Recreation Committee Facebook 

    www.facebook.com/HamptonRecreationCommittee  Like and Share
  • ​Power Outage?  JCP&L now offers a way to view or report

    On Website  & App For Smart Phones 
  • FEMA Intergovernmental Affairs Advisory: 

    National flood insurance program & implementation of the homeowner flood insurance affordability act & the Biggert-Waters Flood Insurance Reform Act. To view the article
  • Hampton Township Fire & Rescue:

    Members needed for Fire & EMS.  Free Training! For more information please call  973-940-7322 and leave a message.


  • 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!  


  • Tax Payers
    • PLEASE BE AWARE- it has come to the attention of the Sussex County Board of Taxation that there is false solicitation being distributed throughout Sussex County in the form of a pink postcard. For more information please click here.
    • Tax payment information, please click here to view info
    • Property tax reimbursement information (Senior Freeze)
  • Phone Scams: 
    • ​Never give out or confirm any personal or financial information over the phone. There are scams involving Social Security, insurance or certified copies of your deed. More information is provided at: www.sussexcountyclerk.com.​

       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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