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Frankford Township New Jersey

151 Route 206

News and Announcements

Legal Notices

Public Auction

The Township will be holding a public auction on Tuesday, December 10 of parcels of real property. The auction will be held at the Frankford Township Municipal Building with a start time of 6:30 p.m. Click here to read the resolution with auction details and a list of the properties to be included in the auction.

Soil Importation Ordinance

Ordinance #2019-03, Amending Chapter XXVI Entitled "Soil and Soil Removal" was adopted on the second reading after a public hearing of the Mayor and Committee on April 9, 2019. Click here to read the 2019-03 ordinance.

Update to NJ Fire Code

Effective January 1, 2019 updates to the NJ Fire Code are in effect. These include updates concerning smoke alarms, carbon monoxide alarms, and fire extinguishers. Click here to read the notice from the Frankford Township Fire Prevention Office.


Fall Leaf Pickup

Lawn leaf bags will be available at the municipal building during October and November. Call the DPW at 973-948-4230 to schedule your pickup.

Census Takers Needed

Join the 2020 Census Team, be a Census Taker. 2020 Census jobs provide: great pay, flexible hours, weekly pay, paid training. Apply online at Click here for flyer. For more information or help applying, please call 1-855-JOB-2020.

Notice from Stephen Lance, Frankford Township Tax Collector:

Just a reminder to Frankford Township Taxpayers – The NJ Division of Taxation has mailed Homestead Benefit Applications to eligible recipients on September 14, 2019. You must file your application by phone or internet by December 2, 2019. The automated filing system telephone number is 877-658-2972. File on-line at The Tax Collector can also file your application at the Frankford Township Municipal Building from Mondays to Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 4:00 p.m. Bring your mailer and amount of total income. You will be provided with a proof of filing receipt.

Clean-Up with Clean Communities

Seasonal clean-up is underway with the Frankford Township Clean Communities. This is a great way for non-profit organizations, sport teams, PTAs, senior groups, etc. to earn money for the group. Contact Diane Brauchle at frankfordcleancommunity@gmail to schedule your clean up!

In the News

Fire Department Moves to New Firehouse

The fire department has moved into its new building. Click here to read the article published in the NJ Herald.

Frankford Resident Achieves Rank of Eagle Scout

Noah William Francois, a member of Boy Scout Troop 180, recently received his Eagle Scout rank, Scouting’s highest rank. Click here to read the article published in the NJ Herald.


Holiday Bazaar

Saturday, November 23, from 10 a.m. to 3 p.m. at High Point Regional High School
Vendors will be on hand with a variety of handmade items such as handcrafted furniture, crocheted items, home and holiday decor, spices and sauces, candles, essential oils, soaps, and more. There will be a bake sale and free craft activites for kids. This is also an official drop-off location for Toys for Tots. See Flier. Sponsored by The High Point Student Council.

Free Rabies Clinic

Friday, December 6, 2019 from 5 to 7 p.m. at the Frankford Twp Firehouse #2, 34 Pelletown Road
This clinic is open to ALL Sussex County Residents. All dogs and cats should be leashed or in a carrier, and must be accompanied by an adult.

Blue Ridge Rescue Squad's Tricky Tray

December 6 at Frankford Township School. Doors open at 6:30 pm.
If you would like to donate a tray for this fundraiser please email:

Annual Live Nativity

Saturday, December 14, 6 p.m. at the Frankford Plains United Methodist Church, 99 Plains Road
The church invites you to join them as they welcome in the Christmas season with live animals, refreshments for all, and crafts for children following the Live Nativity. All are welcome.

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