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Mayor Vergano

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Located in the heart of Passaic County, New 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!

Annual Free Rabies Clinic

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Sunday, December 4, 2022

Mayor Vergano is pleased to announce that Wayne Township will be holding a Free Rabies Clinics for both dogs and cats on Sunday, December 4th at Captain Kilroy Memorial Park located at 6 Concord Place from 9:30 am to 12 pm.


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Attention Homeowners!

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We were just made aware that there is a new phone scam going on stating that your property is in Tax Sale with the Township of Wayne and that you are in danger of losing your home. Most likely this is false. Please do not give them any information or send them money. Call our office before you do anything. You can call our office to make sure your property is paid current at (973)694-1800 ext 3330.

Citizen Self Service Portal

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The Citizen Self Service (CSS) portal is the web hub for all online services provided by the Township. This portal allows citizens to submit applications online, pay fees, check application results, search for open records, file a non-emergent police report, and offers an online Report a Problem portal for your convenience, available 24 hours a day.

Recycling and Solid Waste

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Wayne offers Recycling & Solid Waste Internet ePortal and SmartPhone Apps featuring a detailed Collection Calendar customized to your address. Search the "What goes where" database for specific item type instructions. Keep track of upcoming Special Collection Events such as Hazardous Household Items, Prescription Disposal and even Confidential Document Shredding! Report a Waste Problem or Send Comments & Suggestions through the App.

Interfaith Thanksgiving Service

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Tuesday, November 22nd, 2022 at 7:00 PM

Wayne Township Community Interfaith Thanksgiving Service By the Wayne Clergy Council In-person at St. Timothy Lutheran Church 395 Valley Road, Wayne or remotely via Facebook.

Monkeypox Vaccine Clinic

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Mondays & Thursdays, 4:30PM - 8:00PM

930 Riverview Drive, Suite 250,Totowa, NJ 07512

By Appointment Only! No Insurance Required, Free Vaccination
Please Call (973) 881-4396 to book an appointment

Tax Information

paytaxesAs of July 22, 2022, the 2022 Final/2023 Preliminary Tax Bills have been updated and the amounts due are available on our website for viewing or payment. The bill is currently being prepared for printing and mailing and should be in the mail by August 1, 2022.

The new grace period for the 3rd qtr and ONLY the 3rd qtr 2022 will be extended to August 29, 2022. Any payments received after August 29, 2022, will accrue interest to the original due date of August 1, 2022.

COVID-19 Ratepayer Relief Measures

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Residential ratepayers experiencing economic hardship during the COVID-19 pandemic can apply for relief.

For more information please contact 973-694-1800 Ext. 3330, or click Continue Reading below.




COVID-19 Vaccine Appointments

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Wayne Township is pleased to offer first, second, third and booster COVID vaccinations to those eligible as per CDC guidelines. The following vaccinations are available: Moderna, Pfizer, and J&J. 

  • Wayne Township provides vaccinations on Wednesdays only.
  • Appointments are recommended and can be booked on the Township website before each clinic.
  • Walk-ins welcome but appointments are preferred.
  • For those receiving 2nd, 3rd or booster vaccinations - PLEASE BRING YOUR CDC VACCINATION CARD WITH YOU TO THE CLINIC.
  • 6 Months of age and older

Pet of the Week

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This week's pet of the week is Honey.

Wayne Animal Shelter
201 Pompton Plains Crossroads (Jackson Ave Extension)
Wayne, NJ 07470

Special Needs Registry Form

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The Wayne Police Department would like to better serve the members of the community who have Autism, Down Syndrome, Alzheimer’s, Dementia, and/or other forms of Cognitive Impairment. To further assist this community, we are asking parents, guardians, and caretakers of these individuals to complete the attached Emergency Awareness Form.

Please click the 'Continue Reading' to view the form.

Wayne Township's Age-Friendly Initiative

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Wayne for All Ages is a new task force created by Wayne Township’s Senior and Social Services Department to address resident concerns, initiate new age-friendly programs, and create ways to support people of all ages by improving their quality of life.

Please click the link below for more information.

Coronavirus (COVID-19) Guidance

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The Wayne Township Health Department, along with Wayne Township Office of Emergency Management, is monitoring this rapidly evolving situation closely. We are in regular contact with the Passaic County Health Department, NJ Department of Health (NJDOH), and the US Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) to ensure that accurate and timely information is being provided. 

CDC and EPA Disinfection Guidance
Best Practices for Food Retail Stores, Restaurants, and Food Pick-up/Delivery Services

Your Tax Dollars At Work

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With the Township only controlling 20% of our tax bills, our major responsibility is attempting to keep our tax base as stable as possible.  I am proud to commend our Township employees for continuing to do a fantastic job with a sleeker workforce!

Wayne Traffic Advisories

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Wayne announces its new Road Closure Web Portal, consolidating real-time transportation and infrastructure information affecting Wayne into a one-stop resource for the public.

Finance Budget

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Each year, Wayne Township prepares an annual budget that is approved by the Township Council and the State of New Jersey. This process starts when the municipal department hands submit their budget proposals for review by the Business Administrator and the Finance Department.  After review and revision, the budget is introduced to the Township Council for approval. If approved by the Council, the budget is then submitted to the Division of Local Government Services in Trenton for its review and approval.

The current introduced budget can be found on the Finance Documents page.

Emergency Notification System

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Register for Wayne Township’s Emergency Notification System, which is capable of contacting all residents and businesses within minutes via phone, text, email, social media, and smartphone app!

Community ShareCam

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Community ShareCam

“Neighbors helping Neighbors…Help the Police”

By registering your home or business surveillance cameras you can help solve crimes within your Community.

Town Hall

475 Valley Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 8:30am-4:30pm
Tuesdays open until 7:00 pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays

Wayne DPW Complex

201 Dey Road
Wayne, NJ 07470
Weekdays 7:00am-3:30pm
Sat & Sun: Closed
Closed on State Holidays