Hydrant flushing will take place on Friday, April 24, 2015 between 12:00 AM and 6:00AM.
Please allow your water to run clear before using since the flushing may disturb sediment.
Whitlock Job Opportunities
Whitlock Packaging Corporation is currently seeking qualified candidates for exciting Machine Operator, Quality Assurance Inspectors, Forklift Operators, and Blender Operator opportunities in the Wharton Facility. All Jobs will be permanent position in the company which is anticipating continued growth in the next quarters. Additional benefits are: Vacations and PTO’s, Medical and Dental Insurance, Life Insurances, 401K, and competitive income.
On Friday, April 17, 2015 from 5-7 p.m. there will be a hiring fair by Whitlock at Town Hall 10 Robert St.
If you cannot attend the hiring fair you can contact the HR Department personally, in order to fill
out an application, the address is:
92 North Main Street Wharton NJ 07885.
If you have any further questions please call at 973-537-5386, 973-537-5307.
Whitlock Packaging Corporation is an Equal Opportunity Employer.
Reporting a Power Outage
If your power is out JCP&L has 4 ways to report it:
Visit www.facebook.com/JCPandL and click the "Report an Outage" tab
Sign up for text messaging with them and text "OUT' from your mobile phone
Visit our 24/7 Power Center on www.jcp-l.com using a smartphone, tablet or laptop
Call 1-888-LIGHTSS to speak with a representative
The Department of Public Works can now accept electronic waste. There are two options to dispose of your electronic waste. The first option is you can purchase a $10 sticker at Town Hall and place the item out on every other Thursday. The dates for pick up in January are Thursday, January 8th and Thursday, January 22nd. Other 2015 dates will be published in your 2015 town calendar. The second option is you can drop your electronic waste at the DPW building on the same dates from 12-2:30 for free.
The Wharton Police Department serving Wharton and Mine Hill has returned to 10 Robert Street as of December 4, 2014. All reports can be made and picked up at that location.
We have received many phone calls regarding the condition of Main Street and Dewey Avenue. These are both County roads and maintained by the County. We have been in contact with the County regarding the condition of the roads.
Community Notification System
Don't be left in the dark! Wharton's Community Notification System puts you in control of how and when we communicate with you during both emergency and non-emergency events. This new system went live in May of 2013.
Pothole & Highway Maintenance Reporting
The State of New Jersey Department of Transportation has created an online reporting system for problems with our state highways or off ramps.