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Green Township Administrative Offices
PO Box 65
150 Kennedy Road
Tranquility, NJ 07879
Phone: 908 852-9333
Fax: 908 852-1972
Hours: 8:30am - 3:30pm
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**Summer Hours Begin May 31 through September 2, 2022**

The Municipal Office Hours are:

Monday through Thursday 8:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m.

Friday 8:30 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

The Department of Public Works Hours are:

Monday through Friday 6:00 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

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Road Department Laborer/Operator - Green Township is now accepting applications for a full time Road Deparment Laborer.  Duties include street maintenance, snow removal, building & grounds maintenance, and other related duties as required.  Qualified candidates must possess a valid NJ driver's license and (CDL) Class B.  The Township reserves the right to interview candidates prior to the deadline.  Send resume and cover letter to Mark Zschack, P.O. Box 65, Tranquility, NJ 07879 or email to clerkadmin@greentwp.com by June 30, 2022.

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Family Promise of Sussex County is a non-profit that assists individuals with services such as locating housing and paying back rent as well as many other services.  See the attached flyer for more information on how to apply for assistance.

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Voters, take note of election district changes!

Some Congressional Districts have been changed, effective January 2022. Sussex County no longer falls within the 11th Congressional District; Sussex County now falls under the 5th & 7th districts.

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT #5
Andover Township, Branchville Borough, Frankford Township, Franklin Borough, Hamburg Borough, Hampton Township, Hardyston Township, Lafayette Township, Montague Township, Town of Newton, Sandyston Township, Sussex Borough, Vernon Township, Wantage Township

CONGRESSIONAL DISTRICT #7
Andover Borough, Byram Township, Fredon Township, Green Township, Hopatcong Borough, Ogdensburg Borough, Sparta Township, Stanhope Borough, Stillwater Township, Walpack
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The following Boards and Committees are seeking members:

Environmental Advisory Committee
Land Use Board
Recreation Advisory Committee
Sussex County Water Quality Management Policy Advisory Committee (representative for Green Township)

If you are looking to volunteer in your community, please contact (908) 852-9333.

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New Jersey's Ban on Plastic Carryout Bags and Polystyrene Foam

What you need to know starting May 4, 2022

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Elizabethtown Gas Energy Assistance Program Click here for the Energy Assistance Fact Sheet.

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NJ BPU Tool Kit to Reach Those in Need of Utility Assistance

The NJ BPU is providing a tool kit to towns to use to reach those in need of utility assistance. Income limits are temporarily increased enabling more people to be eligible.

Please click the links below for more information:

2022 Energy Assistance (English)

2022 Energy Assistance (Spanish)

2021 Fall BPU Assistance Flyer (English)

2021 Fall BPU Assistance Flyer (Spanish)

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Congratulations!

Mr. Richard Stevens recipient of Green Township's 2021 Outstanding Older American Award!

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Spotted Lanternfly - click here for information from the Department of Agriculture to understand this insect and how to report a sighting.

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Elizabethtown Gas will be installing natural gas mains and services along the roadways on the west side of Lake Tranquility.  Please drive with caution in this area.  Call 1-844-886-8488 if interested in this service.

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Green Township COAH Affordable Housing                                             

2021 Annual Monitoring Report

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Sussex County Upcoming Pop Up Vaccination Clinics

Sussex County Vaccine Registration - A new notification system is now in place.  Click here to pre-register with Sussex County.  The email address provided by you will be used by the County when announcing openings.

Vaccine Assistance for Seniors

Financial Assistance to Protect Residential and Commercial Utility Customers

New Jersey Department of Health

COVID-19 Vaccination webpage

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

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Senior Tax Freeze - The  PTR Property Tax Relief program(BLUE BOOK) for senior citizens has mailed out to homeowners. The deadline to file is November 1, 2021.  _______________________________________________________________

Volunteer Opportunity - Looking to volunteer as a Green Township Representative?  Please let us know if you are interested to become Green Township's representative on the Sussex County Water Quality Management Policy Advisory Committee.  The purpose of this Committee is to critique and aid the staff of the Water Quality Management Program in determining the best, fairest and most practical means of dealing with water quality problems, issues and to make recommendations concerning the same to the Board of County Commissioners.  The meeting dates are monthly on the first Thursday at 7:30 p.m. at the Sussex County Administrative Center in Newton.  Please call the Municipal Builing at (908) 852-9333, Extension 11.

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Energy Aggregation - Sussex-Warren Area Energy Aggregation Cooperative's (SWAEC) Energy Aggregation Program Join Now. See attached for Program Update.

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Smart 911 - New Community Notification System Announced - Click the link to register for Smart911

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Tax Appeals - Petition of Appeal may be obtained from the Sussex County Tax Board, located at 83 Spring Street, Newton, NJ 07860, 973-579-0790 or visit http://www.sussex.nj.us/Cit-e-Access/webpage.cfm?TID=7&TPID=862 

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COAH - Green Township COAH Affordable Housing Monitoring Form and Midpoint Review - July 1, 2020

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Call Before you Dig - Call 811 before any digging projects, commercial or residential

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NJ OEM - The New Jersey Office of Emergency Management offers a free, confidential registry designed to help emergency responders locate and safely evacuate those with special needs in the event of a major disaster.  If you, or someone you know, finds it difficult to get to safety during an emergency because of a physical or cognitive limitation, language barrier or lack of transportation, visit www.registerready.nj.gov and register today!  Click here for more information.

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Mosquito Control - Sussex County Mosquito Control Annual Municipal Information Packet

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No Knock Registry - Residents who no longer wish to receive door-to-door visits from vendors are invited to sign up for Green Township's newly created "No Knock” Registry.  The Registry permits all residents to register with the Township Clerk indicating that they do not want peddlers, solicitors or canvassers to approach their homes and/or seek contact with the occupants of the registered home.  Registration can be completed through a form made available in the Township Clerk's office or on the link below.

Once registered, the Clerk's Office will provide, free of charge, a self-adhering sticker.   Please note that smaller stickers (4" x 5") are now available.  Please note preference of size on the application form (8 1/2" x 11" or 4" x 5").

The Clerk's Office will maintain the "No Knock" List.  It shall be unlawful for any peddler to approach and/or seek personal contact with the occupants thereof if that residence is registered on the “No Knock" List.  Anyone violating this subsection shall be subject to a fine of not less than fifty ($50) dollars nor more than one hundred ($100) dollars for each violation.  The Registry will be provided to any licensee who is issued a license to conduct door to door sales pursuant to Green Township Code.  

Below is a link for the application for the "No Knock” Registry

Ordinance 2018-07

“No Knock” Application Form

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

        

        

 

 

 






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