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!





There are a lot of exciting things happening in Wharton this summer. The Spring Concert Series is continuing on Sundays at the Canal through June 28th. Come enjoy a variety of great music. June 24th is the kickoff for our Library’s Summer Reading Program. This year’s theme is Super Heroes.  On June 26th the Municipal Alliance is hosting an outdoor viewing of Willy Wonka and the Chocolate Factory at Robert Street Park. Summer recreation starts on July 6th.

Habitat for Humanity is continuing their project to assist homeowners with costly repairs. You can find out more information about the program on the homepage of our website.

Wharton Borough is also participating with other municipalities in a Government Energy Aggregation Program. The purpose of this program is to save our residents money on their electrical bills.  You can find out more about the program on the homepage of our website. You will soon be receiving letters about the program and there is going to be an information session at Town Hall on July 9th from 6:30 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

It’s going to be fun summer in Wharton!

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Contact Information

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

Borough Ordinances

Borough Ordinances provided by General Code.   Click Here to see our ordinances online.