Mayor William J. Chegwidden

welcomes you to

the Borough of Wharton,


Morris County, New Jersey  Located in the heart of Morris County.

Wharton is a terrific town full of pride, tradition, and progress!





I hope everyone is keeping warm with the crazy weather we've been having lately.

February brings some fun and helpful events to our Borough.

On Saturday, February 7th we are hosting our annual Free Rabies Shot Clinic at the Borough Garage (180 W. Central Ave.) from 10 a.m.-Noon. You can bring your dog or cat to get their free rabies shot and purchase their 2015 license at the same time. Please remember all pet licenses are due by February 17th.

On Friday, February 13th from 6-9 p.m. there is going to be a Valentine's Skate on the Canal. There will be a DJ, Bonfires, Marshmallows, and Family Fun.

On February 19th at 7 p.m. the Wharton Municipal Alliance is joining with the Rockaway and Denville Municipal Alliances and Morris Hills and Morris Knolls High Schools to sponsor a Project Purple event. Chris Herren will be speaking at Morris Knolls High School as a part of the campaign to keep our kids clean and sober. All middle school, high school, and parents are invited to attend.

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Located at 10 Robert Street, Wharton, New Jersey 07885
(973) 361-8444
Town Hall Office Hours
8:30 AM - 4:30 PM
Moday thru Friday

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