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PLEASE TAKE NOTICE THAT THE MUNICIPAL BUILDING WILL HAVE SUMMER HOURS BEGINNING JUNE16, 2017. THE BUILDING WILL BE OPEN MONDAY-THURSDAY FROM 8:30 AM - 4:00 PM (EXCEPTION OF 9:15 AM - 10:15 AM FOR LUNCH BREAK). THESE HOURS WILL BE IN EFFECT UNTIL SEPTEMBER 29, 2017. THANK YOU!
Please take note that George Boesze, Zoning Official, will have the following hours during June 2017: Wednesday June 7: 2-4 PM; Wednesday June 14: 2-4 PM; Week of June 19 - VACATION and Thursday June 29: 2-4 PM.
Mayor McDonough made the annual trek down to Washington D.C. with the Hope Elementary School Class of 2017 students this week. Here are some of the pictures from their trip to the White House! We hope you are all enjoying yourselves!!!
ATTENTION HOPE RESIDENTS: SOCCER REGISTRATION WILL BEGIN ON JUNE 7, 2017 AND RUN THROUGH JULY 2, 2017. Please click on the link here to go to online sign-up forms. Permission and Concussion Forms are located under the Soccer tab and will be available at the Municipal Building as well. Any questions should be directed to Brad Bartow, Soccer Director. Thank you!
Great News!!! The Hope Environmental Commission has received a $10,000 grant through Sustainable Jersey with the help of the Land Conservancy in order to update the ERI. Please click here to read the entire press release. Congratulations to the Enviromental Commission, especially Ellen Benoit who was instrumental in her efforts in working with the Land Conservancy, in obtaining this grant to update our ERI and preserve our precious and environmentally sensitive lands here in Hope Township.
THE HOPE TOWNSHIP BUILDING DEPARTMENT IS NOW WITH THE NJ DEPT OF COMMUNITY AFFAIRS AS OF 4/24/2017. FOR PERMITS AND INFORMATION, PLEASE CONTACT HOPE TOWNSHIP TUESDAY AFTERNOONS FROM 1:30 PM - 4 PM AT 908-459-5011 X 4. FOR INSPECTIONS PLEASE CALL 908-713-0722.
N.J. State Trooper of the Year James "Bucky" Agens - Please Click Here to Read the Article
Hope Township Residents - Please be sure to visit the "Links" tab for any miscellaenous information you may be looking for. New to the "Links" tab are how to report a power outage to JCP&L via Facebook and important information about safety around downed wires. Check from time-to-time for any added links! Also, please click on the "Boards and Committees" tab and then ENVIRONMENTAL COMMISSION to find an informative flyer on the 2017 Green Fair.
NEW MUNICIPAL CLERK/ NEW OFFICE HOURS - Beginning Monday, July 25, 2016, Hope Township will have a new Municipal Clerk, Judy Fisher. Mrs. Fisher has been the part-time Municipal Clerk of Hardwick Township for 35+ years. Her office hours in Hope Township will be Monday & Friday from 9:30 AM to 4 PM and Tuesday, Wednesday, & Thursday from 2:30 to 4 PM. Please give her a warm welcome!
NEW DEPUTY CLERK/OFFICE HOURS - Beginning Monday, August 1, 2016 Hope Township will have a new Deputy Clerk, Robin Keggan. Ms. Keggan has been a Hope resident for the past 20+ years and most recently worked for a Land Use Board attorney in the Belvidere area. Her office hours are Monday and Friday 8 AM to 12 PM and Tuesday, Wednesday & Thursday from 8:30 AM to 4 PM (lunch hour from 9:15-10:15).
For those residents in Hope Township and the surrounding areas that may have missed it, a memorial in rememberance of 9/11 was made this past weekend at Tramontin Harley Davidson. Mayor McDonough, Station 38, First Responders and Police Officers, as well as many members of the general public, were on hand for this emotional tribute to those lost on 9/11/01, those left behind and First Responders and Police. Please stop by Tramontin and see it for yourself... it is a beautiful piece put together by several businesses that donated their time, material and craftsmanship. Special thanks to Nancy and Don of Tramontin for bringing this project from just a thought to fruition and dedicating it in our beautiful little town of Hope.