Be Prepared- Get a Plan
The National Oceanic and Atmospheric Administration/ NOAA predicts active 2014 hurricane season. The Wharton Borough Office of Emergency Management asks all of those that we serve to prepare for the upcoming hurricane season, which officially starts Saturday, June 1 and lasts until November 30.
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.
Reporting a Power Outage
If your power is out, please call 1-888-LIGHTSS (1-888-544-4877) to report an outage.
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.