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Welcome to Wayne Township

Mayor Vergano
Mayor Chris Vergano

Located in the heart of Passaic CountyNew Jersey, less than twenty miles from midtown New York City, Wayne Township offers its citizens and guests a balanced suburban community. From lake communities loaded with recreational facilities and museums, an excellent modern free public library, exceptional public school system, and William Paterson University, one of New Jersey’s state universities, to shopping and business centers, Wayne has something for everyone. Our site provides informational services about township departments and divisions, history, recreation, and more!

Message from Mayor Vergano

Mayor Vergano has recorded a new video to give you an update on the Wayne Board of Education’s bond referendum.

A link to the presentation is also provided: 2024-03-01 Bond Referendum Update

Wayne Township Featured Articles

NJ Mobile MVC at Wayne Township

Friday, April 26 & May 3 at the Wayne Municipal Complex. Register online.

Junior Police Academy Accepting Applications

Monday, June 24th – Thursday, June 27th This year’s Junior Police Academy will be held at Wayne Valley High School,…

Flood Protection Information

Resources and guidance on protecting your home before it floods.

Garage Sale 2024

Wayne residents are invited to participate in the Annual Township-wide Garage Sale! It’s a perfect way to jumpstart your spring…

Wayne Recycling Presentation March 2024

View the slideshow from the March 6th Council Meeting.

2024 Fluorescent/LED Bulb and Tote Bag Collection

The Passaic County Board of County Commissioners and Passaic County’s Solid Waste & Recycling Program are offering free fluorescent/LED bulb…

Blue Acres

Blue Acres is a voluntary, state-led flood buyout program that works with willing sellers to purchase their homes that have…

Register Foreclosed & Vacant Property

Wayne Township has partnered with Hera Property Registry, LLC to administer its Foreclosure and Vacant Property Registration program.

Special Needs Registry Form

The Wayne Police Department aims to better serve community members with Autism, Down Syndrome, Alzheimer’s, Dementia or other Cognitive Impairment.

Wayne Township Recent Articles

Free Rabies Clinic

Wayne Township is holding a free Rabies Clinic on Sun., Nov. 12 at Capt. Kilroy…

Summer Concert Series 2024

From June 26 - August 14; Wayne Municipal Complex, 475 Valley Road; Wednesdays at 7:00pm

2024 Primary Ballot Draw Press Release

On Thursday, April 4, at 3 p.m., the ballot drawing will be conducted using a…