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Franklin Township Digital Newsletter – Summer 2024

Posted on June 19, 2024

The Franklin Township Digital Newsletter, Summer 2024 Edition is now available.

NOTICE TO BIDDERS – New Municipal Building Exterior Site Improvements

Posted on June 17, 2024

Notice is hereby given that sealed proposals will be received by the Township of Franklin, Hunterdon County, New Jersey (the “Owner”) for Future Municipal Building Site Improvements project and be opened and read in public at the Township of Franklin, 202 Sidney Road, Pittstown, NJ 08867 on Tuesday, July 9, 2024, 10:00 AM prevailing time....

2024 Primary Election Results

Posted on June 5, 2024

The 2024 Primary Election took place on June 4th, 2024.  The most up-to-date results can be located on the Hunterdon County Clerk's webpage. Unofficial Primary 2024 Results Unofficial Primary 2024 Election Results by Municipality All results are considered unofficial until declared official by the County Clerk. 2024 Primary Election Machine Results - Districts 01-03

REMINDER: Bulky Waste/ Household Clean -up Day is Saturday, June 1st!

Posted on May 21, 2024

Our 2nd Clean-Up Day for the year is Saturday June 1, 2024, from 8am-12pm. This is a rain or shine event. Along with regular household debris, we also except Electronic Waste (E-waste) in the white container. We are now allowed to collect air conditioners and de-humidifiers. Both the E-waste and scrap metal containers are available...

NOTICE: Lower Landsdown Road (F-82) Bridge Closure – Begins May 28th

Posted on May 14, 2024

F-82 (Lower Landsdown Road) Franklin Township County Bridge F-82 is located on Lower Landsdown Road in the Township of Franklin. This bridge is located 4/10 of a mile from County Route 617 and 1/10 of a mile from Landsdown Road. Bridge F-82 will be CLOSED TO ALL TRAFFIC starting on Tuesday May 28th for approximately 2...

Quakertown Fire Free Community CPR Course – May 18, 2024

Posted on May 10, 2024

Quakertown Vol. Fire Company presents: a free community AHA Family and Friends CPR Course Saturday, May 18, 2024 9am-12 noon   To kick off EMS Week, Quakertown Fire Company is happy to be hosting an AHA Family and Friends CPR class on Saturday, May 18, 2024 from 9:00 to 12:00 noon.  This is a non-certification,...

Hunterdon County Division of Senior, Disabilities and Veterans’ Services 2024 Needs Assessment

Posted on May 8, 2024

The Division of Senior, Disabilities and Veterans Services creates, distributes, and analyzes a Needs Assessment every year to determine how to best serve our population. 2024 Needs Assessment Flyer This survey is also found on the Hunterdon County Senior Center website and within our Seasoned Years newsletter Spring Edition which is received by people on...

Zoning Department – Temporary Change in Hours – May 15th & 22nd, 2024

Posted on May 8, 2024

The Zoning Officer will be out of the office on Wednesdays, May 15th and 22nd, 2024. This is a singular event and not a permanent change.

ADVISORY: Blowing Grass Clippings or Leaves into the Road is Illegal

Posted on April 26, 2024

As the growing months are upon us once more, please note that it is illegal to blow yard waste into the road.  Not only does it potentially damage any passing vehicles, but such waste clogs storm drains and can cause slippery road conditions when wet.  Please blow any grass clippings back into your yard when...

Introduction of CY2024 Municipal Budget

Posted on April 26, 2024

Notice is hereby given that the budget and tax resolution was approved by the Committeepersons of the Township of Franklin, County of Hunterdon, on April 25, 2024. A hearing on the budget and tax resolution will be held at the Franklin Township Municipal Building, 202 Sidney Road, Pittstown, NJ 08867, on May 23, 2024 at...

JCP&L Advisory: Tree Trimming for the West Flemington Substation

Posted on April 23, 2024

JCP&L is scheduled to perform tree trimming maintenance for the West Flemington Substation beginning next month (May). The following roads will be affected: West Flemington Sub - Franklin Township Trim   Please note that residents that would like to report trees that are endangering power lines can contact JCP&L customer service at 1-800-662-3115 anytime Monday...

Franklin Township Environmental Commission’s Fourth Annual Tree Seedling Giveaway – Saturday, April 20th!

Posted on April 17, 2024

FREE TREES Franklin Township Environmental Commission's Fourth Annual Tree Seedling Giveaway   Saturday, April 20 11 a.m. - 12:30 p.m. (while seedlings last!) Township Municipal Building, 202 Sidney Rd.   The New Jersey Tree Recovery Campaign assists communities in the restoration of the tree canopy damaged or destroyed by Superstorm Sandy. To date, more than...

Youth Career Development Opportunities

Posted on April 16, 2024

The Greater Raritan Workforce Development Board, serving Hunterdon and Somerset Counties has provided information on career development opportunities. Attached is a flyer for the Summer Youth Work Experience Program along with the recruitment packet for participants. Youth can apply to earn a tax-free stipend of $3,200.00 by working for 180 hours on site with a...

Franklin Township Well Water Testing- May 6-14, 2024

Posted on April 12, 2024

Franklin Township Environmental Commission along with Raritan Headwaters is hosting the annual Community Well Testing Program Test Kits may be picked up May 6-14 9am-4pm (weekdays only) at the Franklin Township Municipal Building, 202 Sidney Road, Pittstown Water samples must be returned to the Municipal Building on May 15 from 7:00 am to 9:30 am...

Franklin Township Recreation Spring Fishing Derby- May 4, 2024

Posted on April 12, 2024

Franklin Township Recreation Spring Fishing Derby When: Saturday May 4, 2024 Where: Brunner Farm 94 Airport Road Pittstown Sign in will begin at 10:00 a.m. Fishing will begin at 11:00 a.m. Prizes awarded 1:00 p.m. Open to all Franklin Township School Age Residents There will be prizes in many categories including best fishing attire, most...

REMINDER: Bulky Waste/ Household Clean -up Day is Saturday, April 6th!

Posted on April 5, 2024

Bulky Waste/ Household Clean-up day is Saturday,  April 6th, 2024 from 8:00 am -12:00 noon.  The location is the Franklin Township DPW, 85 Locust Grove Road, Pittstown, NJ.  Please note that residents are permitted one load per cleanup day in a car, pickup, or small trailer and proof of residency is required. Mattresses can NOT...

Easter Egg Hunt – 2024 – POSTPONED UNTIL MARCH 24TH

Posted on March 20, 2024

Franklin Township Annual Easter Egg Hunt Saturday, March 23rd Sunday, March 24th at Noon 1:00 PM 211 Sidney Road, Pittstown, NJ 08867 Please join the Franklin Township Police Department, Quakertown Fire Department and Franklin Township Recreation and the Clinton Elks for our annual Egg Hunt.  The event is rain or shine or snow.  This is...

New Jersey Senior Freeze Property Tax Reimbursement 2023 Eligibility Requirements

Posted on March 8, 2024

Senior Freeze Property Tax Reimbursement 2023 Eligibility Requirements:* • You were age 65 or older on December 31, 2022, or you were receiving Social Security disability payments on December 31, 2022, and also on December 31, 2023; and • You owned and lived in your home or leased a site in a mobile home park...

Zoning Department – Temporary Change in Hours – March 6, 2024

Posted on March 6, 2024

The Zoning Officer will be out of the office on Wednesday, March 6th, 2024. This is a singular event and not a permanent change.

JCP&L Advisory: Tree Trimming for Stanton Substation

Posted on February 29, 2024

JCP&L is scheduled to perform tree trimming maintenance for the Stanton Substation beginning in early to mid March. The following roads will be affected: Stanton Substation - Franklin Township   Please note that residents that would like to report trees that are endangering power lines can contact JCP&L customer service at 1-800-662-3115 anytime Monday –...
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