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Upcoming Meetings / Events

May 17, 2022
  • Recreation Commission Meeting 7:00 pm
May 24, 2022
  • Recycling - Co-Mingled
May 25, 2022
  • Recycling - Paper/Cardboard
May 30, 2022
  • Boro Hall Closed
June 4, 2022
  • “Household Hazardous Waste” collection event 7:00 am Sussex County Municipal Utilities Authority, 34 NJ-94, Lafayette, NJ 07848, USA
June 5, 2022
  • Miss Hamburg Contests 1:00 pm Hamburg Firemen's Pavilion, 208 NJ-23, Hamburg, NJ 07419, USA

    Applications for Miss, Little Miss and Mr. Hamburg Contests available at Borough Hall and on this website under Boards & Commission - Recreation.  

June 6, 2022
  • Mayor and Council Meeting 7:00 pm
June 8, 2022
  • Bd. of Public Works Meeting 7:00 pm

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**All events on the calendar are subject to change or cancellation **


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Public Notices

New Job Posting– April 12

Little Mr / Miss Hamburg
Miss Hamburg

NJDOT will be hosting a virtual Public Information Center (PIC) on the upcoming Rt. 23/Rt. 94 rockfall mitigation project. The PIC will be available for viewing at between April 25 and May 8.
(PLEASE NOTE: the site will not be live until April 25.) Residents will be able to view a pre-recorded presentation, review project documents, and ask questions of the project team. DETAILS

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. Review the lists below to see if your municipality has been assigned to a new Congressional District:

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

Andover Borough, Byram Township, Fredon Township, Green Township, Hopatcong Borough, Ogdensburg Borough, Sparta Township, Stanhope Borough, Stillwater Township, Walpack Township

For more information please go to:

Reminders & Notices

Vegetation Management – Beginning in April, Nelson Tree Service will be performing line clearance tree trimming for JCP&L in our community. Areas to be trimmed include: High St., Hillside Dr., Jennings Rd., Mulberry St., Rt. 23 and Rt. 517.

Public Health Nursing – Health and Vaccination Clinics

Swift911 – Sign up at Swift911 to receive important notifications – SWIFT911 is a computerized telephone calling system that can be used to notify you when an emergency situation such as a severe storm, evacuations, dangerous situations or notifications from the Borough of Hamburg OEM or Sussex County OEM. CLICK HERE to Register now!

Bag Ban goes into effect on May 4, 2022 – NJ law will ban grocery stores from providing plastic and paper bags to help reduce litter. Don’t Wait – start bringing reusable bags now. For more info go to